Need Support?

Some young people need extra help to get ready for the workplace, for example, if you have learning difficulties or disabilities, if you are a young parent or if there are other issues

Application form

Am I work ready?

Education is coming to an end and the workplace beckons - how can you make sure you are ready for work?

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Asking for help

Oxfordshire is a great place to grow up, be successful, and get the help you need help to get the best start in life.

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Disability and employment

When young people with disabilities start work, training, or take part in work experience, their rights are protected

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Job Clubs

Workers who can help young people aged 16-18 (up to 25 with learning difficulties or disability) access education, training or other opportunities are available all over Oxfordshire

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Training Providers

Local training providers offer alternative options for 16+ learning, including community-based programmes, engagement, and specialist support