Rathbone - our work
We are a charitable organisation based in the centre of Dewsbury, West Yorkshire. We work with students between the ages of 14-25 and offer various educational opportunities.
- Learning Agreement Trial (employed young people, learning whilst employed - SfL, vocational skills)
- Apprenticeship/Advanced Apprenticeship (in childcare - offering a L2/L3 apprenticeship qualification - includes NVQ, Technical Certificate, Key Skills in AON & Comms, Paediatric 1st Aid, and Employment Rights & Responsibilities)
- e2e (entry to employment - students not sure what they want to do with their lives - SfL, Personal, Social, Economic, progressing to vocational skills)
- Pre-16 programme (Year 10/11 students working towards a vocational qualification - childcare - with a view to progressing onto Apprenticeship or Advanced Apprenticeship when they leave school).
Visit our website http://www.rathboneuk.org.
Karen Horsfall-Smith's Blog
Posted on June 25, 2008 at 12:00pm
Well - I am just having to retype everything because I lost my original version so - here we go.....
Is it me? What are all these nings, blogs, pod-casts etc. I thought I was computer literate but I find I am having to drag myself into the 21st century in order to keep up with the young people I work with. Being the manager of a young people education service, I am supposed to be at the forefront of technology - unfortunately, being of the older generation has its own limitations. I… Continue