Start 360 have a switch to employment programme that is focused on 16-24-year olds for a 26 week programme to obtain essential skills such as English, maths and ICT. You will receive guidance and work experience
Extern have a ‘moving forward moving on’ project for 16-24-year olds who are not in education, training or employment. They also have an ‘extern works’ project for those who are homeless and previous convictions
Start programme offering support for needs in employment, education or training to improve confidence and self esteem, or learn new skills. Aimed at 16-24 year olds. Operating out of East Belfast but scheme is offered Belfast wide
Based in Belfast
Springboard runs programmes for young people to support them. The HeadStart programme works with 16-17 year olds (18-21 year olds if you have a disability or 18-23 year olds if you are leaving care) offering essential skills, qualifications in Youth Work or Customer care, work experience and personal development. Participants will get £40/week and a bonus every 13 weeks. The JobWorks+ programme delivers employability support for 16-24 year olds who are not in education, training or employment, with qualifications, work experience and personal development..
Based in Newry and Mourne Area
Support sessions for young people in need of extra support and training to overcome barriers that impact on gaining positions in education or employment. Offers a range of support including life skills, business skill,s employability skills.