Perth & District YMCA (2)
|Address||5 Charlotte Street, Perth, PH1 5LW|
|Phone Number||01738 580 001|
|Agency Brief||We aim to help young people aged 16-26 years old by delivering the Prince's Trust team programme in partnership with Perth College UHI and PKC Services for Young People.|
|Target Client Group||16-25|
|Programmes Offered||The Team Programme is a 12-week personal development course that involves a residential week, the planning and delivery of a community project, the completion of several qualifications, the completion of a work placement, the taking part in a team challenge, and the staging of a team presentation, during which they recount their experiences. We run two Team Programmes each year, starting in March and September.|
|Eligibility||16-25 years old and unemployed|
|Referral||Self referral and through partner agencies|
|Outcome||Increased skills and confidence, tangible achievements, and qualifications|
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.
Stage 5 In work/Aftercare - Support to help the client to sustain employment, upskilling/work force development, Mas and support business start up.
To learn more about the different stages, please read our Employability Pipeline [360Kb] page.