Virtual Explore

There is a new virtual, weekly rolling programme for Young People in the East of England. As a rolling programme we will have a new cohort through each month but participants are welcome to join any future bonus sessions.

There will be four core session (each Monday from 2pm) and one bonus session each month. Sessions are 1 1/2 hour long (approx.) and covers the following subjects in a fun and interactive way:

  • Communication skills
  • Employability skills
  • Confidence building
  • Managing personal finances
  • Managing emotional health

The monthly bonus sessions will include a variety of guest speakers, virtual workplace visits and other exciting online workshops. Employability mentoring will also be available during and after the programme.

For further details email [email protected] ¬†or [email protected]

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