Ladders employability workshop

Ladders is a programme run by music development agency Generator which helps young people aged 16-24, who have an interest in the creative industries, to develop their skills and improve their chances of finding a job.

Through regular one-to-one advice clinics young people can discuss their ideas and ambitions, develop career action plans and identify career opportunities.

As well as clinics, the enjoyable, creative and interactive delivery of Ladders workshops address five key skills areas identified by employers which are perceived to be missing in young people (communication, team work, time management, professionalism and commitment) ensuring that attendees come away with the vital soft skills for the workplace. The employability element of the programme is delivered by staff from Youth Focus: North East.

Next training dates

The Ladders Creative Employability Workshops will next be taking place on 16 – 17 September 2014 from 9am to 5pm at Newcastle City Library.

If you know a young person who would be interested in taking part, please ask them to contact Neil Burke on [email protected] or call 0191 440 4410.

 

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