Funded by the European Social Fund and Youth Employment Initiative, Nottingham City Council has designed a range of complementary activity to support young people who are NEET (not in education, employment or training) and unemployed city residents to help them re-engage with education, training and employment.
The programme of activity, which is delivered by a number of partner organisations throughout the city, includes (for job seekers):
Step into work plus:
For 18-29 year olds who are unemployed or economically inactive. We provide mentoring and support to help you prepare for the world of work.
A weekly allowance for 16 and 17 year olds to start a Traineeship.
Intensive Careers Support:
For 16-18 year olds who have no further education, training or job to move into.
Nottingham North Traineeships:
For unemployed 18-24 year olds living in the North Nottingham wards of: Aspley, Bulwell, Bulwell Forest, Bilborough, Basford, Berridge, Bestwood.
Nottingham Gets 2 Work:
Free public transport tickets and passes, bikes, accessories and cycling support to help for 16-29 year old Nottingham City residents who are not in education, training or employment travel to interviews, new training courses, apprenticeships and jobs. Call 0115 8532 948 to find out more.