Barry McGuigan Boxing Academy at The Edge: non-contact boxing and health and fitness workshops. Click here for more
Music workshops for 16 - 24 year olds with Foreign Beggars at Bootstrap campus Find out more
Download the latest apprenticeship update (week beginning 18 March).
EaGLES is a graduate programme with a difference. Designed for local graduates, the programme offers a paid placement in a top City firm. You will get a six-month quality placement in the community affairs department of a major organisation. Past placements include Credit Suisse, Nomura, Deutsche Bank, Metropolitan Police, Freshfields, Centre of the Cell, Barclays, KPMG etc.
How can I find out more?
The application pack can be downloaded from the ELBA website www.elba-1.org.uk or from Shannon Bunting: tel 020 7068 6960 or email email@example.com
Application deadline is Friday 10 May 2013. Initial Interviews held on 13 & 14 June 2013. Programme starts August 2013.
There is no guarantee of a job on completion of the programme but careers support will be given.
Demonstrate your enterprise skills and take part in an enterprising mini-project (St Hilda's Food Co-op).
Free training every Monday for 12 weeks from 29 April 10.30am - 1.30pm. Community Centre 18 Club Row, E2 7EY. For more information contact: Lourdes Colclough: 020-7739-8066 Lourdes@sthildas.org.uk
Prince’s Trust and ASOS will be running a one week programme in April for young people who are passionate about Fashion and Design and are not currently in employment, education or training. This course is only available to 16-25 year olds who live in one of the Greater London Boroughs. Taster Day - Wednesday 24 April. This programme runs from 29 April to 3 May. Lunch and Travel will be provided during the main programme. For more information please call Mo Fatah on 07887 884 658 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Pre-apprenticeship programmes in Customer Service and Business Administration, providing the chance to gain qualifications in Functional Skills and Workskills, as well as building confidence so you are ready to enter the workplace.
City Gateway also offers sports training programmes from a foundational sports and active leisure qualification up to an advanced level 3 in personal fitness instructing.
Fill out a form on their website and they’ll be in touch: http://www.citygateway.org.uk/apprenticeships/become-an-apprentice
Sports programmes are based at Limehouse Youth Centre, Limehouse Causeway, London E14 8BN.
Business administration, customer service, IT, childcare and beauty therapy as well as Foundation Learning courses for ages 16 – 24. For information, contact Ambia Khan or Mercedais Senior on 020 8460 7555.
For week commencing 22 April 2013
Childcare – Level 2 training provided (open to applications from candidates aged 16 - 24)
Business Administration – Level 2 training provided (open to applications from candidates aged 16 - 24)
Customer Service – Level 2 training provided (open to applications from candidates aged 16 - 24)
To apply for any of these vacancies, email your CV to email@example.com and quote which vacancy you are interested in!
Up to 100 places available through the City of London Business Traineeship scheme. Work placements last up to 13 weeks over the summer and trainees will have the opportunity to develop skills in a variety of sectors including banking, insurance, legal and human resources. Applications close in May, for more information and to register see www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/cbt
Metropole Learning is offering 19 – 24 year olds the opportunity to earn a National Vocational Qualification (NVQ) and on-the-job paid training via an Apprenticeship in any of the following sectors:
Dalston Centre, 52 – 58 Arcola Street, London- E8 2DJ. For information call: 020 7241 7100
DV8 has limited spaces on their Fashion and Styling Foundation Level 1 course.
The course will give you the skills to:
You'll have your designs modelled at the DV8 Eastside Stories Fashion Show on the 9 July and there's a chance that top UK artists will model for you - Lady Ny, Griminal and Code Red + you'll get a double-page spread of your new line in RWD Magazine - distributed in JD Sports.
You could earn the following qualifications:
To watch a video about the Fashion and Styling course please click on: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cQDcVguHp1o
To sign up, call 020 8509 6070. The Courses are run 3 days a week.
Foundation courses leading to qualifications. These courses are available to 16-19 year olds who are not in education, employment or training and who have not achieved 5 A - C Grades at GCSE.
For more information see: www.youtube.com/watch?v=-b7PM8pWvXQ
For details on how to apply contact Joanna on 0208 509 6070 firstname.lastname@example.org
Kick start your career in Customer Services and Retail. Course leads to a nationally recognised qualification and progress into employment, education or an apprenticeship. For more information and one-to-one interview contact KIS Training:
KiS also offer Foundation Learning courses for 16 - 18 year olds, for details contact 020 8275 4230.
Apprenticeship vacancies available across London in various sectors including: business administration, construction and hospitality. Visit www.londonapprenticeship.co.uk for an up-to-date list of apprenticeships available across the capital.
A range of volunteering opportunities with Lea Valley Rowing club, probably most suited for school/college-leavers. For details click here or contact Community Sports Coach, London Youth Rowing, 07847 441 152.
Are you looking for an experience that can enhance your employability, give you an exceptional CV and change lives in the process?
Why not sign up for a year of full-time volunteering, giving you the skills and opportunities to change the world? Working in primary schools as a mentor, tutor and role model, you will make a difference by delivering in-school and after-school programmes and community projects.
Volunteers should be aged 18-25, City Year is particularly interested in people from the south of Hackney, and those who are not graduates (although graduates can apply). For info, see contact details below.
City Year brings together young people of all backgrounds for a year of full-time service, giving them the skills and opportunities to change the world. As tutors, mentors and role models, their diverse young leaders make a difference in the lives of children and transform schools and communities. They are recruiting volunteers now. Contact: Janderson@cityyear.org.uk or visit their website for more information www.cityyear.org.uk
Immediate Theatre offers an exciting range of courses for 16-25 year olds who are not in education, employment and training and who would like to get in to arts adminstration . This could be the first step on the path to your career in Theatre. Download more details here, and visit Immediate Theatre's website for other opportunities.
Ever thought about a career in construction? What about business and administration?
St Christopher’s Training in Hackney helps young people from the age of 16 into working life. St Christopher’s gives the chance of real progression routes through qualifications and practical work placements, offering you:
Even if you need to improve your numeric and literacy skills we can help. Find out more by getting in contact:
Address: St Christopher’s Training, Room 205, The Colour Works, 2 Abbot Street, Hackney, London, E8 3DP
Telephone: Meena: 0207 249 2911 / Joe: 07894 386 365
Age 16 to 25 years? Ever thought of becoming a Watersports Instructor?. Why not try your hand at: canoeing, sailing, powerboating, dragonboating, narrowboating, first aid, life-saving.
Join Laburnum Boat club's ongoing Youth Leadership programme. Runs every Wednesday 1.30 - 5.30pm. No experience necessary and all absolutely free.
Contact: 020 7729 2915 or visit www.laburnum.org