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Get Connected

Course Description:
This programme targets young people aged 16-24 who are deemed NEET (Not in Education, Employment or Training) and would like to enhance their employment opportunities.

Who can apply: Individuals aged 16-24.

Duration: Up to 6 months dependent on individual needs and requirements.

What’s it all about?
If you are aged 16-24 and not in education, employment or training, then the European Social Fund Get Connected programme can offer you the opportunity to improve your resilience, confidence, self-esteem and decision making through skills training.

Throughout the duration of the programme your mentor will facilitate classroom based sessions, health and wellbeing activities and job sampling, to ensure that on completion you will have enjoyed your experience and gained qualifications in Employability and Personal and Social Development. Dependant on your requirements the programme can last up to 6 months with continued support available for a further 6 months.

What skills will I develop?
  • Increased motivation to achieve your aspirations;
  • Improved ability to work as part of a team;
  • An ability to communicate effectively.
Where will it take me?
A core component of the Get Connected programme is to provide job sampling in a range of vocational areas including Joinery, Business Administration, Catering, Childcare, Hairdressing, Motor Vehicle and IT. Therefore, the majority of young people completing the programme progress into vocational training or further education. The programme is recruiting again with limited spaces available.

For further information contact Barry or Ciara on 028 9024 7016 or  click here to apply


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