16-18 leaving school? Join us, we can help you find employment!

  • Provider

  • Location

    UK
  • Cost

    A bursary may be available
  • Posted

    30/08/16
  • Ref

    CS719
  • Category

    Business Administration, Horticulture
  • Opportunity type

    Vocational training - ages 16-18

YMCA Training is a national charity that has an impressive track record of transforming the lives of young people and adults through work-related Apprenticeship training and employment support. We believe in setting inspiring goals and working closely with individuals and employers throughout the UK to develop personal, vocational and work-related skills that lead to employment.

Working from our own centres and employer premises throughout England, we are part of Central YMCA established in 1844 as the world's founding YMCA. Read more about the history of YMCA

16-18 leaving school? Join us, we can help you find employment!

Opportunity description

FAST TRACK TO EMPLOYMENT

Get career opportunities that are right for you, including the training and experience to step into an apprenticeship, employment or further education.

 

Funded under the Education Funding Agency “Study Programme”

 

We know about education. We understand people learn in different ways and have different strengths. Every year we work with thousands of young people to improve their skills and prepare them for a career.

 

OUR FAST TRACK TO EMPLOYMENT IS DESIGNED TO DO THE FOLLOWING:

 

·                  Develop your strengths

·                  Build your aspirations

·                  Meet new people

·                  Give help and advice, to help you find the right track for your life

·                  Boost English and Maths if they are not your strong point

·                  Fast track to work or work experience

·                  Fast track to an apprenticeship in a sector that suits your strengths

·                  Fast track to further education

·                  Be a genuine alternative to school or college where education can be tailored to you

 

 

 

HOW TO GET GOING

·        Send your CV

·        Our team member will chat about your interests and choices and check your eligibility (eg age 16 - 18 years).

·        We will confirm a start date and get your programme ready.

 

 

Start your Fast Track

to Employment today

and take a step towards

your future

 

 

WHAT FAST TRACK TO EMPLOYMENT LOOKS LIKE

·        Real work placement

·        Recognised hands on vocational qualification

·        Site visits to selected employers

·        Work skill workshops

·        Work taster sessions

·        Ideas about self-employment

·        Preparation for your workplace

·        English and maths skills boost

 

What our learners say

 

“Can’t wait to go out on work placement again.”

AYSEN

 

“I have always felt supported by

YMCA training. They have helped me realise my potential.”

James

 

“At YMCA they help you make choices and recognise you as an individual.”

Nicole

 

“I enjoy the people I am with and the encouragement to work as a team.”

Josh