• LevelEntry
  • FT/PTFT
  • Duration1 year
  • Awarding bodyNOCN

Overview

This course is for you if you wish to develop the skills needed to progress in supported employment but require high needs support to achieve this. You will build the skills essential for employment including developing a positive and flexible attitude, work readiness and clear communication skills.

 

You will be given the opportunity to gain skills in areas such as CV writing, preparing for an interview, carrying out an interview before accessing long term supported internship in a live work setting. You will complete an extended work placement and attend College for up to two days per week to develop your English, maths and communication skills. You will work on your individual targets to prepare for employment.


Course Information

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For more information call Course Information on
01642 333333 or email courseinfo@mbro.ac.uk.

You will be given the opportunity to gain skills in areas such as CV writing, preparing for an interview, carrying out an interview before accessing long term supported internship in a live work setting.

September- June

You will attend College for two to three days per week to develop your English, maths and communication skills.

Entry requirements

You will need an EHCP and will be assessed on your suitability to enrol onto this course by the Progression Studies Team.

Assessment will be measured continously throughout the time frame of the course and will track achievements using a variety of methods.

Tuition fees are free if you are a UK or home- fee status student and aged 16-18 on the 31st August before the start of your course.

If you are aged 19 or over, you may be required to pay fees depending on your residency status, educational background and personal circumstances.

Many people qualify for free tuition fees, for more information please contact Course Information on 01642 333333. Additional financial support may also be available for full-time students.

Please click the apply now button at the top of this page which will take you to an application form, or you can download a full time course application here and print it out, complete the form and send it to the College. If you have any queries with regards to your application or you would like further information and support, please contact our Admissions Team on (01642) 333601. Or if you have any enquiries about courses, please contact Course Information on (01642) 333333 or e-mail CourseInformation@mbro.ac.uk

To find out more about jobs in your local area, please visit Career Coach.

Life Skills

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Life Skills students will be joining a small, self-contained community where they can develop a range of skills including writing, independence, and employment progression. Students have access to the ALS Hub, with quiet study and social spaces and specialist facilities, and can get involved in a range of projects such as the community café.

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Learning Support

We understand that students may require a little extra help during their studies, which is why our learning support team are on hand to help learners with a learning difficulty or support need achieve their full potential.

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Financial Support

Whatever your age or level of study, we offer a comprehensive financial support service and bursary scheme to help you through your time at Middlesbrough College. From childcare assistance to travel packages, we pride ourselves on giving expert advice and support.

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Travel Information

We are situated in a fantastic location, just a stone’s throw from Middlesbrough town centre. As well as being a matter of minutes from both the train and bus stations, eligible students can also benefit from free travel.

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