Get Ahead

2020-03-24T16:01:31+00:009th October, 2019|

A free programme to support young people in getting an apprenticeship, a job or to go back into education. They could also get up to £100 for completing the programme. Contact: Wiltshire College  Email: getahead@wiltshire.ac.uk or call 01225 756373 Go Train (Chippenham and Swindon)  Email getAhead@go-train.co.uk or call 07732 680 328 New College Swindon  [...]

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Innov8 Sportz CIC

2019-08-14T09:22:17+01:0014th August, 2019|

Innov8 Sportz is a community interest company that deliver sport and physical activity in Wiltshire, Berkshire & the Surrounding Areas in schools and in the community. Always looking to support the “coaches of the future” through facilitating young leader development qualifications (in and around the Marlborough area), supporting school work experience, providing individualised coach development [...]

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Wiltshire Scrapstore

2019-04-09T15:12:26+01:009th April, 2019|

Wiltshire Scrapstore is an award winning environmental and community charity situated on the outskirts of Lacock.   The scrapstore collects resources that would otherwise go to landfill and redistribute them for creative activities and projects of all sorts. There are currently two programmes that support young people back into education or employment. #iwill fund - [...]

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Reform Training and skills

2019-01-08T15:37:41+00:0020th December, 2018|

Equips unemployed learners (aged 19+) with the skills and qualifications they need to progress into work. Delivering from Penzance to Birmingham they work with a wide range of partners to reach learners in the community, providing vocational courses in Construction, Retail, Catering and IT all with Functional Skills input, ensuring successful learners leave with improved [...]

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Wiltshire Family and Community Learning

2019-01-09T15:32:30+00:0017th December, 2018|

Growing a lifelong love of learning with communities in Wiltshire Discover opportunities - Develop skills - Achieve ambitions Family and Community Learning offers a broad range of learning opportunities intended to encourage adults to: Return to learning Further develop skills and qualifications Enhance their lives and to make the most of opportunities Website: www.wiltshire.gov.uk/family-learning Contact details: [...]

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Wiltshire Wildlife Trust

2019-01-09T15:33:03+00:0013th November, 2018|

Delivers a wide range of practical workshops in the classroom and outdoors, for all ages and abilities. Website: www.wiltshirewildlife.org Contact details: Tel: 01380 829076 Email: learning@wiltshirewildlife.org The Repair Academy is a social enterprise start up dedicated to reducing waste, providing skills and training for young people and offering affordable goods to low-income households. Website: www.wiltshirewildlife.org/repair-academy [...]

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Wiltshire Community Foundation

2019-01-09T15:57:48+00:0013th November, 2018|

An independent charity that gives grants and funding to the voluntary sector and charities across Wiltshire and Swindon. Education Support Grant: Open to individuals of any age up to 25 who have a disability or additional learning need, or who have been in the care of the local authority (Wiltshire or Swindon) University Bursaries - [...]

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Wiltshire College

2019-10-02T13:10:58+01:0013th November, 2018|

A new initiative for 15-25 year olds to help them reach their potential. Get Ahead offers a flexible range of qualifications and experiences which have been designed to help young people feel confident, focused and empowered. As well as expert careers information, advice and guidance, young people will develop a whole range of work focused skills [...]

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Wiltshire Employment Support Team

2019-03-04T11:17:18+00:009th November, 2018|

The Wiltshire Employment Support Team (WEST) assists people into finding and sustaining varying levels of paid employment with local employers.  Support for those with special needs including ASD is via a referral process. Employment and Community Skills Community Connecting assist customers to find out more about their local community and how they can access voluntary [...]

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Thera Trust

2019-01-09T15:26:45+00:009th November, 2018|

Thera South West supports people with a learning disability. Support available: Finding the right place to live Learning new skills to help you be more independent Getting around your local community and taking part in activities Meeting new people and attending social events Getting a job Getting training or going to college You can buy [...]

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