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Applications for the 2018  Supported Internship Programme for young people with a Education, Health and Care Plan (EHCP) or a Learning Difficulty Assessment (LDA), that are already ‘work-ready’ are now open. The programme will be for a total of 3 days per week (college and Working Interview combined)

Delivered in partnership with Wiltshire Employment Support Team (WEST), the programme is designed to meet your individual needs and includes:

  • support to improve your English, maths and ICT skills
  • opportunities to develop your communication, customer service and working as part of a team essential skills
  • classroom and work-based opportunities to develop transferable skills
  • support from a job coach to access a ‘working interview’ with employers

The programme length is 1 year, over 3 days (split between college and Working Interview) and you can choose to specialise in the following areas:

  • Customer Care and Office Skills (working in an office or reception)
  • Retail (working in a shop)
  • Hospitality (working in a cafe, restaurant or kitchen)
  • Equestrian (working with horses in a stables or riding school)
  • Horticulture (working in a garden centre or gardening company)

For further information please click here and/or telephone Helen Beer on 01373 866066 or email helen.beer@ffc.ac.uk: or download the What to expect document

Supported internships

To apply, download the following forms and submit by 15 January 2017. Interviews take place on 23rd February 2018

Application form internships 2018

Supported internships Information Sheet