Mencap - Supported Internships

Type of service:
Training
Address:
The Bee Hive, Harborough Road, Northampton, Northamptonshire NN2 8LR
Mobile number:
07903 643509
Service description:

Mencap aims to improve the lives of people with a learning disability and their families. They offer Supported Internships - a study programme to help young people with SEND develop thier work skills and move into or towards a paid job. To be eligible, candidates need to be:

  • Aged 18-24
  • Have a current EHCP
  • Be available to complete a full-time study programme
  • Want to work
  • Able to travel independently by the end of the programme (Mencap provide travel training)
  • Able to work after 12 months on the programme

Mencap can deliver in a location to suit student needs. For instance, if a group of students live in (or near) Kettering, Mencap can set up a programme there. Please email ruth.collins@mencap.org.uk if you'd like to take part in a Mencap Supported Internship.

Mencap is a registered charity (no. 222377).

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Age range:
18 years - 24 years
Opening hours:
Monday 09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 17:00
Thursday 09:00 - 17:00
Friday 09:00 - 17:00
Eligibility criteria:
  • Diagnosis
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
Last updated on:
17/09/2020
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