Everything you need to know about our My Traineeship programme
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Who is My Traineeship for?
My Traineeship is aimed at Salford residents aged between 16 and 24 that are currently not in work or education; are focused on work or the prospect of it; and have not yet achieved a level 3 qualification.
My Traineeship is designed to help young people gain the knowledge, skills and experience needed to get an apprenticeship or job. They are targeted at young people who are close to being work ready but need a little more help and support.
As well as My Traineeship, we also have a work experience programme. Find out more about this.
What does My Traineeship offer?
By attending this programme, we aim for young people to gain the necessary skills to move into paid work or an apprenticeship.
My Traineeship consists of:
What skills could you gain from attending My Traineeship?
My Traineeship will give you a chance to:
Provide awareness training in:
What work experience placements are available?
Salford Futures has many different work experience placements available in areas including catering, administration and childcare. For more information, please take a look at our work experience placements booklet at the bottom of this page.
Please note a Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) check may have to be carried out depending on the nature of the job.
Where are the two days classroom-based sessions based?
My Traineeship is held at the Beacon Centre. The full address is:
8A London Street
The Beacon Centre is easy to get to by bus as it is on route to Manchester. It has a café, with reasonably priced food, snacks, drinks and pool table.
When is My Traineeship taking place?
Salford Futures runs two traineeship programmes each year, normally in September and January.
What happens after My Traineeship has finished?
Once you finish the traineeship and you are still looking for employment, we will support you by:
Young people who have completed the traineeship will be given priority for apprenticeship vacancies offered by the council.
What to do next?
If you're interested in applying for My Traineeship, please complete our online form.
However, if you have a few more questions and would like to be sent more information, please email Salford Futures.
If you're unsure whether a traineeship is right for you; please see our feedback from people that have successfully attended My Traineeship.
Feedback on My Traineeship.
If you're a student either from a school, college or university, and are looking for a short term work experience placement as part of your studies, please contact human resources on 0161 686 5483.
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This page was last updated on 22 February 2021