Building Better Opportunities: Progress

'Progress' is a tailored programme of coaching and support to help NEET young people access training and employment opportunities.

Progress is targetted at those who are the furthest away from getting work, training or back into education. The programme provides up to 12 months of personalised, one-to-one support to young people who are most in need of a helping hand to get them on the path to a successful future.

Building Better Opportunities: Progress

'Progress' is a tailored programme of coaching and support to help NEET young people access training and employment opportunities.

Progress is targetted at those who are the furthest away from getting work, training or back into education. The programme provides up to 12 months of personalised, one-to-one support to young people who are most in need of a helping hand to get them on the path to a successful future.

Building Better Opportunities: Progress

'Progress' is a tailored programme of coaching and support to help NEET young people access training and employment opportunities.

Progress is targetted at those who are the furthest away from getting work, training or back into education. The programme provides up to 12 months of personalised, one-to-one support to young people who are most in need of a helping hand to get them on the path to a successful future.

Building Better Opportunities: Progress

'Progress' is a tailored programme of coaching and support to help NEET young people access training and employment opportunities.

Progress is targetted at those who are the furthest away from getting work, training or back into education. The programme provides up to 12 months of personalised, one-to-one support to young people who are most in need of a helping hand to get them on the path to a successful future.

Building Better Opportunities: Progress

'Progress' is a tailored programme of coaching and support to help NEET young people access training and employment opportunities.

Progress is targetted at those who are the furthest away from getting work, training or back into education. The programme provides up to 12 months of personalised, one-to-one support to young people who are most in need of a helping hand to get them on the path to a successful future.

Funding: £2.81million from the European Social Fund and the Big Lottery Fund

Progress offers an intensive, personalised programme of coaching, support and training, led by community charity, Groundwork UK and delivered by a partnership of leading youth charities and local delivery partners with a specialism in engaging young people.

Young people will work with a dedicated Progress Coach – an experienced youth work professional – who will encourage them to set positive goals, inspire a positive work attitude and help them navigate their own personal plan towards employment.

Through tailored, one-to-one support, the programme aims to increase the confidence, self-esteem, and well-being of those enrolled, boosting social and personal skills as well as employability.

 

Who is eligible?

Progress is open to any young person who lives in Coventry or Warwickshire and meets the following criteria:

  • Aged 15-24
  • Is not in education, employment or training (NEET) Has the right to live and work in the UK Find out more about our Progress Partnership.

The predicted outcome includes 840 people to ‘progress’ (employment/apprenticeship or training or back into education)

Progress is a part of 'Building Better Opportunities' - a programme funded by the European Social Fund and the Big Lottery Fund to tackle poverty and social exclusion faced by the most disadvantaged people in England.