Working with Youth Adults

Bridging the worlds of work, higher education and school is often an assumed rather than a structured process and many young people fall through the gaps due to poor marks, a lack of guidance and mentoring or a lack of opportunity. A number of organisations have initiated programmes that are carefully structured to facilitate a smooth transition between school, higher learning and work. Some of these programmes aim to fill vital employment gaps in fields such as teaching and construction.

The following programmes have made an innovative contribution in this area: