Into Work – Outreach

What is Into Work – Outreach?

The aim of the course is to involve you in being an active member of your local community and increase your work skills so you have a definite and positive foundation after leaving college. There will be opportunities for volunteering, enterprise schemes and community projects or progression onto Into Work- Work Experience.  Optional accredited awards are offered in Using Employability Skills, Skills for Employment and Digital Skills.

You will learn and develop employment skills to get you ready for work. We are flexible to each student’s needs and preferences.

There is an optional qualification that can be gained while on this course which covers a wide range of employment skills at different educational levels, depending on each student’s ability. Students do not have to take an English or maths qualification on this course but we will support them to maintain or increase their skills; our aim is to be flexible to each student to enable and empower them to achieve.

Who can apply?

The course is for ages 19+. There is no formal entry requirement; you should like practical learning and enjoy being around people. You must not be in full time employment or hold an active EHCP. If you are 25+ years old you must also be receiving benefits.

What work can I do?

Everyone is different, and everyone has different goals. We will work with you to find out what you enjoy, so you can gain experience in your chosen area.

There are three pathways you can choose from:

  • Digital skills
  • Enterprise
  • Job clubs

Do I need any qualifications to apply?

You don’t need any previous qualifications to apply for a course with us.

You will have the option to work towards employability and personal development qualifications:

  • E1-E2 Using Employability Skills
  • E2 Skills for Employment
  • Entry 3 Digital Award

Outcomes for learners are outstanding, teaching, learning and assessment are excellent and the extremely diverse programmes that meet learners’ individual needs, interests and aspirations, prepare them very well for life after College.
Ofsted Report

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