Move Forward –
London, North & East

Move Forward is a programme specially developed to support young people who are between 16 and 24 and are not in education, employment or training (NEET).

Our programme focuses on helping young people progress with their lives by giving them the skills needed to get into a job, an apprenticeship or return to full time education.

Who can take part?

Move Forward London North & East is open to young people aged 16-24 not in education, employment or training (NEET) in these local authority areas:

Barking & Dagenham, Bexley, Bromley, Enfield, Greenwich, Havering, Newham, Redbridge and Waltham Forest

What’s involved?

Young people can contact us directly and we also work closely with local authorities, schools, colleges, training providers, voluntary sector organisations, employers and other ESF provision to identify young people who would benefit from our programme.

We provide support in the skills needed to get a job, careers advice and provide information on the types of jobs and industries available in the local area so young people can assess and explore their opportunities.

The programme covers English and/or maths courses and include confidence and motivation building, employability skills, as well as optional subjects like completing an IT, Customer Service, Hair, Beauty or Barbering qualification.

The programme will help young people to:

  • Develop vocational skills for future               
  • Develop English and maths skills
  • Develop the knowledge, skills and experience to successfully get a job
  • Equip themselves with the skills to understand what will be required in the future workforce

Courses currently being offered:

Barking: Football

Chingford: Hair/Barbering or Beauty

Chingford: IT

Ilford: Health and Social Care

Ilford: SIA

Leytonstone: Hair and Barbering

Plaistow: Music technology

Plaistow: Customer Services

The programme supports delivery of the Mayor’s priorities that are set out in the Skills for Londoners strategy https://www.london.gov.uk/what-we-do/business-and-economy/skills-and-training/skills-londoners-strategy-2018

We work with other organisations delivering the Mayor’s Young Londoners Fund. The Young Londoners Fund was launched to help and support children and young people to fulfil their potential, particularly those at risk of getting caught up in crime.www.london.gov.uk/mayors-young-londoners-fund

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