Youth 2 BEET (Business Enterprise, Employment and Training)

Youth 2 BeetThis service will provide an employability and enterprise training programme involving NEET (not in employment, education or training) young people. Workshops in budgeting, career planning, networking and organisational skills, employability skills and personal development will also be run. Placements with local businesses will also be organised and volunteers from local business and community social enterprises will provide young people with one-to-one advice and guidance to help them achieve their goals

Young people will participate in workshops which consist of the following themes.

How to use your life skills/experience to achieve your goals

How to overcome peer pressure and stay focused

How to overcome barriers that prevent young people from achieving their goals

How to deal with past disappointment/frustrations

Peer Mentoring

The service gives young people the opportunity to develop their interpersonal skills, increase their confidence and self-esteem and become more proactive in the community.