Course Face-to-Face
12 Lochfield Rd, Paisley PA2 7BD, UK
  • Get paid: £60/Per Week


  • All Industries
  • Industry
  • January
  • Start date
  • 16-19
  • Eligible Age Range

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Barnardo’s Works West

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A 13 week programme for young people in Renfrewshire aged 16-19. Young people will spend 6 weeks in our training centre in Lochfield in Paisley, taking part in personal development and confidence building activities. They will then complete a 6 week work placement in a sector of their choice. This can include but is not limited to construction. trades, retail, customer service, admin, health and social care, childcare.

Young people will have access to vacancies sourced by our team, site visits and employer talks and well as CV building, support to apply for jobs and access to accredited training.

Young people not on benefits will receive an allowance of £60 per week.

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  • Address 12 Lochfield Rd, Paisley PA2 7BD, UK
  • City Paisley
  • Post Code PA2 7RG
  • Country United Kingdom

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Employability programmes work a little differently from other courses, especially when it comes to eligibility. For example, someone from Glasgow wouldn't be eligible for a programme taking place in North Ayrshire, and vice versa. Check the Postcode Eligibility tab in the Things to Know section to make sure this programme is open to you.

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Updated on November 7, 2023 at 6:34 pm
  • Allowance: Get paid: £60/Per Week
  • Industry: All Industries
  • Programme Type: Course
  • Eligible Age Range: 16-19
  • Qualification Gained: Steps To Work and sector accredited training
  • Course Length: 13 weeks
  • Course Capacity: 7
  • Eligible Groups: Not in Full Time Education, In Receipt of Benefit, Disabled Person, Lone Parent, Homeless / At Risk of Homelessness, Care Experienced, Refugee, Ex-Offender, LGBT+, BME Groups, Substance Misuse, Health Conditions, Long Term Unemployment
  • Attendance Pattern: 10am-3pm Monday to Thursday
  • Travel Expenses Covered: Yes
  • Pipeline Stage (if applicable): Stage 2
  • Postcode Eligibility: Renfrewshire
  • Start date: January

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