Prince's Trust Programmes in NEWCASTLE with Places Available - July / Aug


Fairbridge

Induction Days: Fri 20th July, Fri 3rd August

For: 16-25s who would benefit from one-to-one mentoring and a confidence boost

Our Fairbridge programme for 16-25s offers a mix of group activities and one-to-one support to develop the skills and confidence the young person needs to move forward. Starting with an induction with a member of our team, the young person will get the chance to do outdoor adventurous activities, as well as the chance to take part in a residential trip. Once the induction is complete, they can choose from lots of different activities from sports, drama and photography to baking in order to develop the skills and build resilience that will support them to achieve their goals, with guidance from a designated key worker.

Further Information

 

Get Started with Robots

Taster Day: Tues 24th July

Course dates: Mon 30th July – Fri 3rd August

For: 16-25s who are unemployed, not in full time education or training and would benefit from a confidence boost (and love robots!)

Delivered in partnership with the team behind Robot Wars! Meet new like-minded people and improve your skills by working on a group challenge to design, test, build and BATTLE your own robot! We will also support you to develop your employability skills and you will benefit from support from our mentors throughout. Please see attached flyer for further details.

 

Get Started with Football

Taster Day: Tues 14th August

Course dates: Mon 20th – Fri 24th August

For: 16-25s who are unemployed, not in full time education or training and would benefit from a confidence boost (and like football)

Capture the world cup spirit by working on a group challenge to design and coach your own football skills session! Meet new people, improve your skills and boost your confidence! You will be working with professional football coaches at Newcastle United Foundation, and you could also secure a qualification and progress onto further courses. Please see attached flyer for further details.

 

Get Into Airport Services with The Launch Group

Taster Day: Tues 7th August

Course dates: Mon 13th – Fri 24th August

For: 16-25s who are unemployed, not in full time education or training and are actively seeking employment

The Prince’s Trust and The Launch Group are offering a free two-week training course in customer services. Not only will it boost your confidence and employability, but we’ll help you with your CV and interview technique. Upon completion of the course you’ll have a guaranteed interview with SSP. Please see attached flyer for further details.

 

Enterprise

Course dates: on-going, speak to someone from the Enterprise team to get signed up!

For: 18-30s who want to explore the idea of setting up their own business

The Enterprise programme supports 18 to 30 year olds to turn big ideas in to a business reality. From training and mentoring support to funding and resources, we’re with you every step of the way. Further information can be found here here.

 

Development Awards

For: 16-25s who are unemployed, not in full time education or training

The Development Awards Programme offers cash awards for young people who are struggling to access education, work or training due to a lack of funds. The cash can be used to pay for equipment, course fees etc, that will help a young person to access employment, education or training. Please see attached flyer for further details.