A fantastic organisation that I’ve worked with and highly recommend is the Media Trust. They have a brilliant workshop on April 30th 2016 coming up which might be up your street if you are looking at making a vlog or creating your own content in the future.
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Silicon Roundabout has arranged a tech job fair for a whole two days which will host around 175 different organisations providing work experience, traineeships, apprenticeships & full time careers in tech.
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Over the last few year volunteering has lost the stigma surrounding it is a great way to gain experience to help you enter the work place. There’s also some great ways to gain it too both inside and outside of the UK! Here’s my handy little list!
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Since I have been living independently I’ve definitely been caught out by a few things that were passed on in school. Things like estimated bills which are a lot lower than actual bills that leave you with a dent in your bank account and it’s been important lesson for me to learn the channels to challenge such decisions. If it wasn’t for the free training support of the Prince’s Trust my life would have been very different, I’ve needed my fair share of mental health support but it’s all about knowing where to look!
So here’s my cool little list that can help with all that other stuff!
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So I’ve never been the self employment route but I know many people who have. If you like the idea of working for yourself or are struggling to find a profession that suits you this might be the perfect alternative. Here’s a little list of places you might want to check out to find out more.
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When I was 21 years old I was supported by the Prince’s Trust on the Team programme which really helped with my confidence and employability skills to gain employment. It was an incredible experience. Now I’m fortunate enough to work for them helping other young people in the same way. Here’s a little bit of information about the Trust and the kind of support they offer.
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If you are looking for a career it can be really difficult work. Sometimes it can feel like you are being pulled in all sorts of directions when really, you don’t feel like you’ve been informed to what all your options are. Hopefully this list will help. It’s just a few UK based organisations that help to explain what options are available to you.
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