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Perth & District YMCA (3)

AddressYMCA Perth, 5 Charlotte Street, Perth, PH1 5LW
ContactMatthew Dellaquaglia
Phone Number07702307071 & 01738 580 001

Agency Brief

We aim to help young people 8-25 years old by offering support in whatever way fits each young people with the view to increasing their potential to succeed in what they choose to do.

Target Client Group16-19 year olds
Programmes Offered

Activity Agreements - for all 16-19 year olds in the Perth area who have left school and have not taken their next step into further education, training or employment. An Activity Agreement offers flexible support to help young people take their next step in life towards their goals.

EligibilityNot in - education, training or employment.
ReferralCall the YMCA office on 01738 580001 or get in touch with Matthew on 07702307071,
OutcomeWe will try support the young person to take their next positive step in life be that there entry inty further education, securing a place on a work programme or securing employment.
ProgressionProgress into education, training or employment.

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.

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 icon Employability Pipeline [360Kb] page.