Progress with 鶹ýӳ

This tailored learner journey can support you to develop your confidence, skills and experience further to help you transition smoothly into the workplace. 

The programme can last for an academic year and will focus on core independence skills and work experience in your chosen industry. You will also be able to improve your English and maths.

A typical week could be two days a week at college studying employability skills and then additional days on work placement. 

Who’s it for?

This learner journey is for people aged 19+ who have ceased their Education, Health and Care Plan (EHCP). Learners must be 19+ on 31st August of the starting year.

You will need to make your own transport arrangements to and from college as transport support is not available for this programme. 

Lots of Progress learners have been Further Education learners at 鶹ýӳ who need a little bit more support to prepare them for employment.

Case Study

Will joined 鶹ýӳ Progress in 2020 after 2 years of Further Education at 鶹ýӳ. 

In that time, his confidence has grown hugely and he has developed some really strong employability skills. 

As well as external work experience placements, Will enjoyed a long-term placement with 鶹ýӳ’s marketing team where he was able to explore another employment route that closely matched his interests and skills.  

In this role, he interviewed learners to find out about their 鶹ýӳ experience. He took photos, recorded videos and edited footage together to create promotional materials for the College. 

He was heavily involved in the Learner Awards day in 2021, where he registered visitors and showed them to their seats.  This was a great confidence builder for Will who often feels nervous meeting and speaking to new people. 

He also carried out market research and general administration duties, giving him a wide range of skills to take into a new role. 

 

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of learners said they developed employability skills on programme

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of learners passed qualifications in employability

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of learners rated their time on programme as good or very good

Our delivery locations

Kirkby Library
21 Ashfield Precinct
Kirkby in Ashfield
Nottingham
NG17 7BQ

Mansfield Central Library
Four Seasons Shopping Centre
West Gate
Mansfield
NG18 1NH

鶹ýӳ Nottingham Campus
Forest Road West
Nottingham
NG7 4EQ

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