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Target audience 

Our Supported Internship Programme is for young people aged 16-24 who have an Education Health and Care
Plan and want to make the move into employment but require extra support to do so. The programme offers
flexibility and a range of opportunities to get practical work-based learning experiences to increase the chances
of fulfilling paid employment.

Entry requirements 

Informal interview with the course tutor

Course content 

The programme offers the opportunity for the learner to undertake work-based learning experiences to develop their skills valued by local employers with the support of a job coach. The learner will enhance their skills needed to be valued within a workplace setting and develop confidence, communication and self-awareness skills to perform day to day tasks within a work placement setting. Learners will work within the programme to increase their understanding of:

  • how to apply for jobs
  • taking part in an interview
  • CV applications
  • study Mathematics and English development as part of the course content
Assessment criteria 

  • work placement observations
  • Personal career portfolio building

Employment opportunites

Other information 

If you are interested in more information on the Supported Internship Programme, please contact Susan Harris on either:


Whatever course you choose, you'll get the highest level of training from specialist tutors, benefiting from their knowledge and experience of working not just in education but also in industry.

Application & Enrolment

You are able to apply online for all courses, however to complete your course enrolment fully, you will need to have an interview and then be accepted onto a course. The only courses available to enrol online are Full Cost courses, if you wish to enrol on any other course please call into Student Services or call 01429 295000.

Full Cost course fees are inclusive of VAT.

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