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04 April 2016
Youth Connexions carries out regular surveys to gain feedback from young people about the services they receive. The most recent study asked 1,000 young people who received independent and impartial advice or guidance to rate their experience.
22 March 2016
Young people in Watford and Three Rivers had a great opportunity to visit an Apprenticeship Fair at YouthPoint on Friday 18th March, co-ordinated by Youth Connexions together with Jobcentre Plus and West Herts College, to tie in with National Apprenticeship Week.
18 March 2016
Youth Connexions is looking for employers who would like to get involved in offering extended work experience placements to students at Hertfordshire schools.
17 March 2016
Youth Connexions Hertfordshire has been awarded funding by Health Education England to develop pupil-led Emotional Well-being Programmes in six Hertfordshire Schools.
08 March 2016
The Youth Connexions team in East Herts is demonstrating the breadth of career options available to school students by holding a series of ‘careers carousel’ events and by arranging work experience placements.
04 March 2016
Over 500 students in Years 11, 12 and 13 had the opportunity to meet face to face with employers at a careers fair held at Francis Combe Academy, Watford on Thursday afternoon, 3rd March. Youth Connexions was pleased to work with the academy in planning the event and in securing the wide range of employers who attended.
29 February 2016
Youth Connexions has enabled young people across the county to take part in their annual vote for the top issues and for the representatives who will campaign for change.
18 February 2016
100% of students who attended a careers fair at Barnwell School in early February rated the event as ‘valuable and informative’
15 February 2016
Students in Year 10 had their ambitions sparked by a lively careers morning on Tuesday 9 February at The Sele School. Organised by Youth Connexions, the event included an interactive ‘careers carousel’, CV building and using social media as a job search and professional networking tool.
05 February 2016
Youth Connexions recently organised a careers event at Highfield School, Letchworth Garden City for some 160 Year 9 students. A number of Sixth Form students also attended to explore their career options.