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Prospects helps reduce NEETs in Yorkshire & Humberside through the Youth Contract

13 June 2014|Number of views (1564)
Now in its second year, the impact of Youth Contract support on 16/17 year olds who are not in education, employment or training (NEET) is evident, with many local authorities attributing their reduction in NEETs to it.

Caught In The Middle — How Can We Close The Gap?

10 June 2014|Number of views (1703)
In recent years we have seen a refocussing of careers support: attention has shifted to supporting those young people seen as vulnerable at one end of the spectrum and high achievers at the other.

National Careers Service support for blind or partially sighted young people

06 June 2014|Number of views (1193)
National Careers ServiceProspects' National Careers Service London team attended the Next Steps Careers Event on 30 May in Euston. The day was held by the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB), to provide information and advice for blind or partially sighted young adults interested in higher education or employment.

9 out of 10 jobs in future will require vocational qualifications

04 June 2014|Number of views (1241)
A report launched today by the Institute of Public Policy Research (IPPR) has found that by 2022 - 9 out of 10 most in-demand occupations of the future will be attained by completing vocational qualifications.

MOTEV8-ing young people to find a career

02 June 2014|Number of views (1640)
Earlier in May, an event was held at Prospects Loughborough centre to promote a new European Social Fund (ESF) project, MOTEV8, which Prospects is providing in Leicestershire alongside the Not in Education, Employment or Training (NEET) contract we deliver on behalf of the county council.