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Sorted - Youth Employment Initiative

Address details
Organisation Community Foundation
Address 20 Silas Square Lozells
B19 1QW
Birmingham
Contact details
Email info@thecommunityfoundation.org.uk
Phone 0121 238 3282
Website http://thecommunityfoundation.org.uk/

‘SORTED’ is a youth employment initiative of Community Foundation. The programme is aimed at 16-18 year old who are at risk or not in education, training or employment. The programme has five strands:
Skills
Opportunity
Recruitment
Training
Education

SORTED aims to support young people to take control of their future, by fostering in them eagerness and desire to achieve in life; confidence to take responsibility for their learning and future career direction; acquire necessary skills to open doors to educational, training and employment opportunities and success.

Young people living in inner city areas experience many barriers that hinder or prevent them reaching their full potential. Issues such as truancy, and bullying during school life; teenage pregnancy and peer pressure; lack of positive role model; lack of support or encouragement from parents; drugs & substance misuse, are a few of the key challenges that some young people struggle with.

Community Foundation has a number of highly qualified and experienced staff who are able to provide one-one tailor made programmes based on the needs of an individual. We work closely with a number of agency, such as the police, Job Centre Plus, city council, youth service, Youth Offending Team, Drugs & Alcohol Team, faith & voluntary organisations.

Course Advice, Info & Guidance
Course finder
Enrolment Application Assistance
Access to Accredited Courses
Education Fairs & Taster Courses
Education
Access to Accredited & Non Accredited training
Coaching
Mentoring
Peer Training
Advice, Information & Guidance
Training
Interview skills
CV Writing
ICT skills
Communication & Presentation
Leadership & Life Skills
Skills
Peer Motivation Programme
Self Esteem & Confidence building
Personal Development Residential
Group Workshops
Positive role models
Opportunity
Shadowing
Work Placement
Volunteering
Job search & Application
Career/Education/Training Guidance & Advice

Service details
Categories Employment, Education and Training,Youth activities
Gender both
Quality standards
  • Staff are suitably qualified

Last updated: Nov 26, 2018 12:29

Services focused on particular beneficiaries do not imply that they are offered exclusively to these persons only.