12 Week Prince’s Trust TEAM Programme
If you are unemployed and aged 16-25yrs you can boost your confidence, meet new people, develop new skills and gain qualifications on the Prince’s Trust Team programme. You will be challenged to do a community project; making a positive difference to your community, an action packed residential week and a 2 week work placement. Focusing on skill development and having fun, the course has a strong focus on progression and developing employability skills with an average of 80% progressing onto employment or further education.
Attendance: Full time
Start date: September 2018
Duration: 12 Weeks
What will you do?
Team-building and problem solving activities. Take part in an action packed residential trip. Undertake a group community project and team challenge, making a positive difference to your community.
Complete two weeks’ work experience in something you’re interested in.
Develop your employability skills and update your CV
How will you learn?
By taking part in practical tasks and activities in the team room and the wider community. You will learn to develop your confidence and motivation and be encouraged and supported throughout.
How are you assessed?
Assessment is made on your portfolio of evidence generated by the practical activities that you take part in throughout the 12 weeks.
What do you need to know?
It is FREE and existing benefits are not affected. We run Team courses from: Stockton, Billingham, Middlesbrough, Redcar, Darlington, Bishop Auckland and Catterick.
In every location there are courses starting in September, January and May.
Contact the Prince’s Trust at Stockton Riverside College to arrange an interview:
01642 865548 / 07969335538
The Team programme welcomes students from backgrounds and levels of education. You simply need to be up for a challenge and willing to give 100%.
How do I apply/enrol? www.stockton.ac.uk/apply
How much does the course cost?
FREE and existing benefits are not affected.
All bus fares are reimbursed and up to £15 per week expenses payment on attendance
3 Reasons to join us
- To change your life!
- To develop skills such as confidence and motivation, which will help you move forward
- To gain a nationally recognised qualification and boost your chances of gaining employment
Destinations and Progress:
81% of young people who completed Prince’s Trust Team programmes have moved onto further education or employment.
What students say:
“The Prince’s Trust has been fantastic in helping me to move forward in life and also the group has been very helpful in boosting confidence for everyone.”
“I loved the course. And everything the course offered. It’s unbelievable how much it has turned my life around. And put me on track. As I really didn’t want to do it at first. It has greatly in proved my confidence.”
An action packed residential week, sports enrichment, enterprise activities, employability sessions with industry as well as visits to employers and local community venues.