Transition to work : Birmingham & West Midlands Youth Workshops

As part of our role supporting the Inclusive Economy Partnership Project we are supporting youth led workshops in Birmingham on 26th, 27th and 28th September.

We want to hear from young people aged 16 – 24, the workshops will be no more than two hours will ask young people their experiences of school, work and looking for opportunities in Birmingham and West Midlands.

What’s in it for me?

  • The chance to share your voice and opinions with a project that can help change things in your area
  • Certificate of participation and support for how you can talk about how you’ve supported the project on your CV and in interview
  • We’ll provide snacks, drinks, cover your travel and provide a £10 voucher to thank you for your time

When are they happening?

26th September 10.00 – 12.00 : Chelmsley Wood:

26th September 13.00 – 15.00pm : Sparkhill:

27th September 10.00 – 12.00 : Washwood Heath:

28th September 10.00 – 12.00:  Dudley:

Want to know more?

These events are only for 16 – 24 year olds, if you work with young people please feel free to share with them. We have opportunities for employers and youth workers to get involved in the project here :

For further information: Contact us by phone on 01536 680916 or email us at

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