1 a journey from Lifestyle College inactivity to work IDENTIFICATION ASSESSMENT & ACTION PLANNING INTERVENTION REVIEW OUTCOME challenges social for work. job-specific..... aspiration & motivation.... job search year olds unfit for work due to low skill set, few or no qualifications and poor lifestyle Work Star TM & Substance Misuse Star TM Average Score: Personal development, -: Needs intensive support to behaviour become change, support, employable, vocational qualifications -: Needs support to become apprenticeship ready basic -: Ready for apprenticeship or supported employment..00 Work. ready check &. Meet the employers stability Vocational employment
2 INDENTIFICATION ASSESSMENT & ACTION PLANNING TARGET GROUP - YEAR-OLDS WHO HAVE... A Negative Lifestyle & Low Motivation Many have lost hope of finding work. Consequently they congregate on estates smoking, drinking, gaming and hustling to make money. This affects fitness, impairs mental health and drug debts incurred create family and community conflict, anxiety and instability. Many have criminal history. We use Outcome Star TM to produce a person specific action plan. Those we class as apprenticeship ready have an average score of or more; work ready an average score of or more; self employment ready or more. challenges job-specific aspiration and motivation social for work job-search Little or No Skills for Work Many of our target group want to work with their hands but are short on qualifications, and experience. Construction jobs are competitive. Poor basic affect the ability to pass apprenticeship qualifications and random drug tests affect the employability of this cohort. basic stability SOS CONNECTED Raise the Youth use a outreach programme model called SOS Connected to engage young people. CONNECTED Assertive street based engagement Identifying peer connectors who introduce us to those who need support Identifying partners who will connect us to local young people and who need help with engaging young people Drop in home visiting Lifestyle College innovative lifestyle choices program
3 INTERVENTION EMPLOYABILITY SUPPORT AND MENTORING WHICH IMPROVES WORK EMPLOYABILITY SCORE, INCLUDING: Basic support to enable them to complete their apprenticeship course work Interview Basic health and safety Work experience with Raise the Youth Business Services This information will be added to a young person s CV Participants can undertake voluntary random drug and alcohol testing, as well as general fitne y are ready to proceed for work. NAVIGATOR TRAINING Navigator training are a specialist training organisation who train people for working in the infrastructure industry. There is a shortage of skilled and qualified staff to fill positions in this industry, including vocational qualifications and specific health and safety requirements. Additionally Navigator Training can provide industry specific advice and guidance and introduce qualified young people to companies who have available jobs. These jobs include in work vocational training which enables a trainee to earn a well paid salary for attainable work for those who aren t academically gifted. Constructing Better Health Medical and Network Rail Medical and D&A test CSCS test EUSR card PTS & DCCR PASMA HSE Overhead Lines Awareness HSE Underground Appliance Awareness New Roads and Streetworks CPCS Dumper (+) Delivery of Get RIPPED lifestyle and personal development programme which specifically focuses on improving: R I P P P D GET RIPPED Recreation (Improving lifestyle choices) Interpersonal Skills (communication, problem solving, family and personal relationships) Physical health (diet, reducing substance misuse, fitness, sexual health) Personal self care (hygiene, safe choices, presentation) Emotional wellbeing (managing feelings, thoughts, finding help) Discipline and Respect (pro social behaviour, personal organisation, ability to follow instructions) QUALIFICATIONS & WORK EXPERIENCE Raise the Youth is a registered education centre but we work with individuals and small groups to meet needs in an informal way. We offer Asdan, AQA and National Open College Network qualifications. Please visit for the full range. Young people over fifteen years old are offered a range of vocational qualifications and work experience and are provided with accredited Tool Box Talks, and AQA Unit Awards to evidence their progress.
4 REVIEW OUTCOME RECORDING & EVIDENCE IMPROVED LIFESTYLE All Get RIPPED users complete a passport which evidences: Reduction in substance misuse Qualifications challengesgained Improved behaviour, stability and motivation Improved basic, academic and vocational qualifications Reduced impact of offending on communities and victims Employment specific training Well paid achievable employment. job-specific job search. EMPLOYMENT MATCH..00 Navigator training will drug and alcohol test. Those successful. will be matched to employers for interview. asic stability ARE THEY FIT FOR WORK? EMPLOYMENT WITH SUPPORT Young People will be employed by Balfour Beatty, Murphy, Clancy Docwra, Barhale and other contractors we deal with. They will be able to progress to VQ Level in Civil Engineering when they start work. In the Greater Manchester and Merseyside areas they will be working on LIverpool Docks, Mersey Bridge, Carrington Gas Station, Manchester Trams and water contracts. Employment with Seddons, Wates, Forrest and other construction firms. let s raise the youth and invest in our future!
5 business case Raise the Youth navigator training What Does It Pay For? weeks intensive intervention to get people fit for work, including: SOS Connected - engagement of hard to reach young people Personal Social Development Qualifications AQA up to level Basic Skills support and qualifications up to level to prepare for apprenticeships Specialist behaviour change work focusing on substance misuse, emotional wellbeing and offending behaviour Daytime and evening positive activities to improve lifestyle e.g. gym membership, fitness programmes and mentoring Employability support including work experience Post employment support What Does It Pay For? Constructing Better Health Medical and Network Rail Medical and D&A test CSCS test EUSR card PTS & DCCR PASMA HSE Overhead Lines Awareness HSE Underground Appliance Awareness New Roads and Streetworks CPCS Dumper (+) Information advice and guidance Matching young people to employers Without the Input, What is the Cost to the Nation? The Cost of Unemployment Long term unemployment can cost the taxpayer up to,000 The upper estimate for the WEEKLY cost of youth unemployment to the public purse is million a week Evidence shows that unemployment can lead to an increase in clinical signs of anxiety and depression, reduce self-confidence and create feelings of isolation The Cost of Educational Underachievement Men and women aged - with low education rates or few qualifications have much higher offending rates Gaining level numeracy or literacy raises the likelihood of employment by % and gaining level and level qualifications generally also increase the likelihood of employment Leaving school with no qualifications can result in earnings being an average of % lower The Cost of Offending A % increase in the unemployment rate is associated with a % increase in property crime; % of men and per cent of women who had not been in education or training at the age of - were involved in crime aged -0 The total cost for a young prisoner per year is estimated at,000 and % reoffend within a year Source: The Prince s Trust
6 External Grant Funding Youth Contract Sub Contracting Construction Industry Investment or Trust Funds Funding Raised by the Trainee (eg jobcentre grants) Housing (ASB & Regeneration) Funding for Ex-service Personnel Lifestyle College Skills Funding Agency Options for Funding Local Authority Economic Development & Regeneration Criminal Justice & Community Safety CONNECTED Raise the Youth Foundation CIC Ltd. DEVELOPING TRAINING 0 Raise HQ - Holmeswood Road, Great Lever, Bolton, BL HS facebook.com/raisetheyouth twitter.com/raisetheyouth Company No. AQA Education Centre No. NOCN Education Centre No. 0 VAT No. 0