The Study programme is delivered by Middlesbrough Community Learning service over two sights, Lingfield Choosing Pathways @ Coulby Newham and Middlesbrough Community Learning centre in Acklam, Middlesbrough.
The programme is designed to engage with students who for whatever reason are not quite ready for the employment market and can support them to get some work experience/vocational placements and enhance their chances in the employment market by developing their employability skills and English and Math. All this should enhance their potential in the employment market or increase confidence to go into further training.
They need to be between 16 - 19 years old and have left secondary school and not be 19 before the 1st August within that calendar year.
Vocational areas to choose from could be any of the following;
Vocational Qualification & Vocational Placements
Personal and Social Development Qualification
Math and English
All of which are tailored to the individual.
The above programme helps the Local Authority in reducing the NEET (Not in Education, Employment or Training) within Middlesbrough The programme is 12 months long and is term time only.
Bursaries are available depending on several different factors, this is explained when enquires are made. However for bursary to be paid they have to have a bank account.
MCEIAG Strategy and Action Plan 2020_21