Prince's Trust Courses:
If you don’t feel ready to go straight on to a college course, a job or an apprenticeship, then the Prince's Trust offer a range of courses for young people, where you can gain further skills, increase your confidence and develop job ideas.
At the moment, courses are delivered online through Microsoft Teams and they have weekly welcome sessions for young people who want to find out more information about them and their opportunities.
Here are details of some of their courses but please get in touch with us here at Elevate if you would like to find out more: Prince's Trust information
Access to Support or Counselling
If you need access to further support or counselling, the following organisations may be able to help you:
- ARC Counselling Service: a local counselling service based in Wokingham offering free youth counselling: https://arcweb.ork.uk/
- Kooth: a free, on-line counselling service: https://www.kooth.com/
National Careers Service webinars:
The National Careers Service are offering the following webinars in October. If you are interested in participating in one of these, then please contact us for further information:
Are you facing redundancy, on a career break or have recently graduated? Find out how to transfer your skills to get into work or change to a new sector:
Transferable Skills Webinars - Tuesday 6th, 13th, 20th & 27th October at 10.30am
Berkshire Opportunities is a one-stop-shop digital service for benefit of the Berkshire workforce. Led by the Thames Valley Berkshire Local Enterprise Partnership, students, employers, schools, colleges and residents, wanting to upskill or find a career, are able to explore all the resources they require to understand the career opportunities and pathways available in the area. This platform aims to signpost you to useful resources, careers and employability advice and important information about Berkshire’s economy.
Berkshire Opportunities provides information about:
- career options
- local courses
- live vacancies
- understand more about the sectors who are still recruiting and those who are likely to recover most quickly
To access this site, please click this link: berkshire opportunities