Street League Employability Academy
|PIPELINE STAGE||Stage 1. Engagement and Referral||Stage 2. Barrier Removal||Stage 3. Vocational activity||Stage 4. Employer Engagement||Stage 5. In work support|
|Project Name (if applicable):||Employability Academy|
|Main Contact:||Fraser Taylor
|Eligibility for Programme:||Individuals must have 2 barriers from the following list:
|Referral Procedures:||Contact Fraser Taylor
|Location Project Delivered At:||Robertson Trust Sports Centre and Barrhead Community Museum|
|Dates Project Delivered:||Ongoing|
|Programme Outline:||Our stage 1 programme is to help young adults make their first steps in employability, it is aimed at giving work or training expectations in order for the participants to make the right move. This programme is perfect for people who want to get fit in our Fitness based offer, or for those who love to watch or play Football/Sports.
The programme runs for up to 20 weeks and has 2 opportunities to attend each week. They are on a Tuesday afternoon from 1pm-3pm at Robertson Trust Sports Centre in East Renfrewshire and Friday mornings from 10am- 12pm in Barrhead Community Museum.
The timetable is a mix of sports and personal development workshops, which are aimed at being fun and engaging. We offer the opportunity to do work tasters along with group work activities including: Soft Skills, Barriers to Employment, Goal Setting, CV Building, Interview skills, Application Forms, Communication, Employer expectations, and Sustainability.
Whilst on the programme you will receive a weekly bus pass along with a free Nike training top.