Prince’s Trust Trafford Recruiting


We are currently recruiting for the next Prince’s Trust Team that is due to start on Monday 29th September 2014.

The Team Programme is a development course aimed at all young people who are aged between 16 – 25 years of age.  We provide the young person with a bus pass for the duration of the course.  Being on the course does not affect the young person’s benefits.

Interviews are taking place from 15th September through to the 24th September. To book your interview please contact Tim Dibble on 07817386924 or Gina Marks, 07966099931.

Week One – Induction Ice breakers, Health & Safety, Community Fire Safety,

Food Hygiene and preparation for the residential.

Week Two – Residential Raft Building, Orienteering, High Ropes Course, Abseiling and other problem solving activities.  Cooking & Cleaning!!
Week Three – Community Project Planning Planning for your project, fund raising activities and applying for your role on the project.
Week Four – First Aid at Work This week you will learn how to save someone’s life!!  Learn about bandaging techniques, CPR and recovery positions.
Week Five & Six –    Community Project Completing the project, putting your team working skills to the test! Celebrate your success at the Project Opening with the local community.
Week Seven & Eight – Work Placement What is your ideal job?  You arrange your own placement, with our help and spend the week learning about what you want to do.
Week Nine – Next Steps Your plan for when you finish the course.  Get an up to date CV and learn the correct way to fill out an application form and interview skills.
Week Ten – Final Team Challenge Planning This is one of your final challenges as a team and together you will plan activities and fund raise for what you want to do!
Week Eleven – Final Team Challenge Putting your plans into action!  After all your arrangements you will be taking charge and completing your challenge.
Week Twelve – Presentations Learning about presentations and completing your log book to gain your Prince’s Trust Qualification.  Writing speeches and have your presentation at Manchester United Football Club!
Qualifications offered:

Manual Handling/Health & Safety Certificate, Foundation Food Hygiene Certificate, First Aid at Work, PEARL, Prince’s Trust Certificate in Employment, Teamwork and Community Skills, Literacy & Numeracy Qualifications

If you or your colleagues know of any young people that are suitable or would benefit from the course then please let me know.   Greater Manchester Fire & Rescue Service also has teams in Salford, Trafford, Wythenshawe, Stockport, Hyde and East Manchester.