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Simon Balle students brush up on employability skills

07 May 2019

More than 400 Year 10-13 students at Simon Balle School in Hertford met a diverse range of national and international employers at a YC Hertfordshire careers fair.

Young people find out about jobs, training and apprenticeships

29 March 2019

Training providers in Hertfordshire were on hand to talk to young people about apprenticeships, traineeships and jobs at a recent event organised by YC Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire County Council’s youth service.

‘Excellence in Careers – achieving all eight benchmarks’ - YC Hertfordshire holds major event for careers professionals and employers

25 March 2019

YC Hertfordshire, part of Hertfordshire County Council, has held its annual Information Advice and Guidance Conference, attended by more than 150 delegates from Hertfordshire’s schools and colleges.

Young people in St Albans build on their employability skills

12 March 2019

Young people in St Albans recently celebrated their successful completion of a programme run by YC Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire County Council’s youth service, to boost their employability skills.

YC Hertfordshire’s Employment Excellence (Travellers) Programme

29 January 2019

YC Hertfordshire has successfully secured government funding from the Careers and Enterprise Company to work with a cohort of young people from the Gypsy, Roma, Traveller (GRT) community in Hertfordshire. The 20 month contract is commencing in February 2019.

Marriotts School students explore their career options

15 January 2019

Students from Marriotts School in Stevenage were given a taste of the world of work at a careers day, organised by YC Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire County Council’s youth service.

Pioneering Empathy Project nominated for prestigious award

09 November 2018

A pioneering scheme set up by Hertfordshire County Council’s youth service, YC Hertfordshire, was named as a runner up at this year’s Helpforce Champion - National awards for Volunteers in Healthcare at today’s (8th November) award ceremony in London.

Getting your A-level or GCSE results? YC Hertfordshire is here to help.

13 August 2018

Whatever results you get, Hertfordshire County Council’s youth service, YC Hertfordshire is on hand to help you navigate the choices available, whether that’s in education, training or employment.

YC Hertfordshire Access Points

05 July 2018

One of the ways young people can access YC Hertfordshire is through its Access Points (previously called One Stop Shops).

YC Hertfordshire Employment Project in Watford - Newly employed sports coach, Elliot, thanks YC Hertfordshire in Watford for his success!

25 May 2018

Elliot, 17, from Watford is one of the successful participants who recently completed the Pathways to Success programme designed to help young people gain work experience and achieve their career ambitions.