Getting Ready for Work

Providing young people (and their families) with the information needed to make confident decisions about the future and give all young people with special educational needs the opportunity to gain meaningful paid employment.

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Interactive prospectus detailing local post 16 opportunities.
A variety of opportunities, including study programmes, T Levels and vocational courses.
Designed to develop transferable skills, knowledge and attitudes in preparation for paid employment.
Combine practical training in a job with study, so you can earn an income while learning skills and achieving qualifications.
Information on the Department for Work and Pensions, plus employability programmes to help with finding a job.
Including benefits advice, peer support groups, volunteering opportunities and advice about accessing special educational needs support.