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Reach Up Employability Course - Apply now

Published 27 November 2020

What is the Reach Up Employability Course? Reach Up is a 5 day programme sponsored by Coca Cola that provides young people with employability skills and real life interaction with Coca Cola employees. The course is for 16-25 year olds and will give young people…

Bucks Inspired Traineeship - Apply now

Published 17 November 2020

What is the Bucks Inspired Traineeship? It's a free Traineeship and Employment Skills course for 16 to 24-year-olds starting in January 2021: focused on giving young people the skills and experience that employers are looking for an opportunity to gain valuable work experience in your…

Bucks Skills Show goes virtual for 2020

Published 10 November 2020

The annual Bucks Skills Show helps young people explore careers and work out how to get there – but this year looks different. The exciting two-part event runs from 9 to 13 November and is entirely virtual! Marina Jackson, Under 19 Skills Manager and Careers…

Careers support for young people

Published 27 October 2020

Buckinghamshire Skills Hub are running free career advice sessions and events this winter for young people. Here are the upcoming sessions and how to book a place.   What's Right For Me? One to one sessions Available from 13 August 2020 to 31 January 2021.…

World Mental Health Day - support services that can help

Published 09 October 2020

Saturday 10 October is World Mental Health Day. This year's theme is 'mental health for all'. We’ve pulled together some of the latest services and resources along with a little more information on what mental health means. If you need urgent mental health support either…

Care Leaver Internship Scheme Opens - Apply Now

Published 15 September 2020

Applications are now open for this year's Care Leavers Internship Scheme. Care Leavers Internship Scheme is an opportunity for those leaving care to work at central government departments including at the Department for Education, Department for Work and Pensions, and other departments and agencies. More…

Youth Drop-ins begin again

Published 08 September 2020

Update 5 November 2020 Due to the recent COVID-19 restrictions, our Youth Drop-ins are not available in person. Support is still available by phone or email. If you're a young person, get in touch for help and advice on: school and college getting a job…

Family Support Service | Family Centres Update 3 September 2020

Published 03 September 2020

Over September the Family Support Service will begin to provide face to face support in a variety of settings including within family centres and family homes where families have an allocated worker. To manage this we will be taking a gradual approach to resuming our…

Back to school: things you need to know

Published 17 August 2020

Will my child be going back in September? Yes. All Children and young people in all year groups and setting types are expected to return to education settings, full time, from the beginning of the autumn term in September.   How will there be social…