The Princes Trust are offering free spaces on programmes: Get started in Music; Get started with Film and Digital Media; ‘Fairbridge’ in Bury and Central Manchester; Get into Retail with TKMAXX.
Get Started with Music
Meet new people and improve your skills by creating and recording tracks and preparing for a musical performance in an exciting week long course in the heart of Manchester city centre.
Not only will it help you discover new talents, but you could also secure a qualification and receive additional support from our staff to plot your next steps to success.
Contact Fran for details: Francesca.Hatfield@princes-trust.org.uk or 0748 407 7632
Get Started with Film and Digital Media
Meet new people and improve your skills It doesn’t matter whether you are already digitally-savvy or have film production experience as all training provided; all abilities are catered for and there’s always something to learn.
Not only will it help you discover new talents, you will also gain practical film production & social media marketing experience, including at a live open-mic event. Plus behind-the-scenes insight into the film and media industry with a visit to TV studios at MediaCityUK.
Taster day: Wednesday 19 June 2019
Course dates: Monday 24 June – Friday 28 June 2019
Contact Greg for details: firstname.lastname@example.org or 0748 314 7376
Fairbridge in Bury and Manchester
Two upcoming courses based in Bury and Central Manchester for any young person 16-25 year olds who have struggled to engage with education, employment or training and are not sure what is next for them.
Gain support in Team building, English and Maths, CV writing, confidence building and many more skills and qualities over a 6 week course. With continued, person specific support beyond the main programme.
Contact Phil for details: Phillip.Johnson@princes-trust.org.uk or 0742 563 2065
Try a taster session on Wednesday 5 June
Course runs from Tuesday 11 June to Wednesday 17 July.
Contact Ashlea for details: Ashlea.Smyth@princes-trust.org.uk or 0161 869 0480
Get into Retail in Partnership with TK MAXX
If your 16-30, unemployed or out of education, and want to Get into the Retail Industry then this could be just what you need?
Gain the opportunity to gain in-depth training and work experience in the retail industry that can result in paid employment. This 4 week work placement will help build confidence, knowledge and employability skills.
Taster Day: Wednesday 3 June
Course dates: Monday 10 June to Friday 5 July
Contact Lauren or Katie for details: Lauren.email@example.com 0748 390 5379 or Katie.Bergstrom@princes-trust.org.uk or 0750 876 9174
How to refer
Know a Young Person who would benefit from one of these Programmes?
• Contact the staff member linked to the programme you’re interested in
• Download and complete the referral form (see attached).
• Visit the website: www.princes-trust.org.uk/help-for-young-people/opportunities-near-me
If you have any other questions or need support contact Daniel at the Greater Manchester Partnerships Team on 0743 683 6227, or Daniel.firstname.lastname@example.org or Greg on 0748 314 7376, or Greg.Barr-Smith@princes-trust.org.uk