The Prince’s Trust

Develop your confidence:

What:

  • Leading UK charity for young people, helping young people to achieve their goals and overcome the  barriers they face to success.
  • 8 groundbreaking programmes on offer:
    1. Improve your employability with Mosaic mentoring –  creating opportunities for young people growing up in deprived communities.
    2. Explore your potential with Achieve – a personal development course for 13 to 19-year-olds who are at risk of underachievement or exclusion.
    3. Discover new talents with Get Started – short courses run by professional tutors in sport, music and creative arts for 16+
    4. Get funding to train and learn – Development Awards for 14 to 25-year-olds to help make getting back into work, education or training easier.
    5. Boost your confidence with Team – a 12-week personal development course for 16 to 25-year-olds, offering work experience, qualifications, practical skills, community projects and a residential week.
    6. Get experience with Get into – short vocational course that develops young people’s skills in a specific sector for 16 to 25-year-olds.
    7.  Support for starting a business with Enterprise – helps unemployed young people aged 18+ with support and funding to work out if their business ideas are viable and whether self-employment is right for them.
    8. Try something new with Fairbridge –  works with young people aged 16 to 25, giving them the motivation, self-confidence and skills they need to change their lives.

When:

  • Applications dates for opportunities vary so you should contact the Prince’s Trust directly about a specific programme (see below).

How:

The Prince’s Trust has some amazing Celebrity Ambassadors who are all committed to helping raise awareness of the work the charity does with young people.