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Barnardo's Works

Address: 3/12 King James VI Business Centre, Friarton Road, Perth, PH2 8DY
Contact:Lesley Bollan
Telephone Number:07917544212
Agency Brief:To work with young unemployed people to support them to learn new skills, experience the work place and move into positive destinations. This will be delivered through 1:1 interventions and small group work.
Target Client Group:16 - 24 year olds
Programmes OfferedEmployability Fund - Stages 2/3/4
Eligibility:Unemployed young people aged 16-24
Referral:Referrals through partner agencies such as SDS, JCP etc  and self-referrals
Outcome:Young people develop the skills and abilities to move into and sustain a positive destination.

Positive destination such as voluntary work, employment, education training, or progression to EF Stage 2 or 3

Stages Covered

Stage 2 Barrier Removal - Examples of this is barrier removal activities and confidence building, support to develop core skills such as numeracy and literacy, holistic activities linked to individual needs and employability skills.

Stage 3 Vocational Activity - Examples of this may include job search, work experience, employability skills and accredited pre-employment training for core skills.

Stage 4 Employer Engagement and Job Matching - Activities may include employer engagement through work experience and job matching, mentoring and supporting clients in the work place.

To learn more about the different stages, read our icon Employability Pipeline [360Kb] page.