Get Started! – education programme
Are you... Aged 19 years or above? Living in West Berkshire? interested in horses?
HEROS Charity is offering a unique opportunity for six adults to take part in its new entry-level course, Get Started! – preparing people for the working world.
The course is funded by West Berkshire Council’s Community Education Fund and is for learners living in West Berkshire.
Get Started! is a one-day-a-week programme over six weeks, offered free of charge to learners.
Through practical work experience learners will:
- Improve confidence and self esteem
- Practise teamwork, problem solving and organisational skills
- Improve numeracy and literacy
- Increase employment prospects
- Learn how to look after horses
- Gain practical skills in handling horses
- Receive a certificate outlining achievements
Opportunities for progression...
Learners will receive post-course advice and guidance, and be referred onwards as appropriate for further training (e.g. traineeship, apprenticeship or other accredited course) or a work placement.
For further information or to apply for a place on the Get Started! course email firstname.lastname@example.org or write to...
Eleanor Boden or Grace Muir CEO at HEROS Charity, North Farm Stud, Fawley, Wantage OX12 9NJ