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Cannock Team, Safer Communities CIC

We operate Monday - Friday, from 9:00 - 16:00. We start on 19th October.

We aim to help young people aged 16-25 years who are currently out of work, education or training to progress and develop in order to unlock their potential. We start on 6th April 2021.

The Team Programme is a free 12-week personal development programme where the young people can gain new skills, complete an accredited qualification and meet new people. During the 12-weeks, they will be challenged to:

  • Take on their own group community project, making a positive difference to the place where they live
  • Gain work experience in something they’re interested in (geared towards being a stepping stone towards their ultimate goal)
  • Develop their English and Maths skills
  • Boost their confidence and self esteem
  • Challenge their perceptions of the world around them and help them to grow awareness and positive attitudes
  • Reduce anxiety
  • Develop employability and social integration skills

Whilst the young people are with us, they also work towards a national qualification which consists of seven modules outlined below:

  • Planning for personal development
  • Teamwork Skills
  • Community Project
  • Work Experience
  • Career Planning
  • Presentation Skills
  • Supporting others in the community

As part of the course, we also spend time developing interview skills and CV’s to ensure that their confidence is sky-high when taking their next steps, as well as six months of follow on support upon completion of the Team programme. Furthermore, we provide a breakfast club in the morning and can help with travel costs for the young people. 

Who to contact

Contact Name
Sian Osborn
Contact Position
Programme Leader
07528 983128
01785 898651

Where to go

Cannock Community Fire Station
Old Hednesford Road
WS11 6LD Get Directions (This link opens in a new tab)

Other Details


Service is Free
Free to all
Our Programme is FREE for anyone aged 16 - 25 not in education, employment or training. Our Programme will not affect any benefits you may be claiming from the JCP.


Referral required
Referral Details

For the Prince's Trust Team Programme, you can either:

  • Self refer using the contact details on this advert,
  • Be referred through a professional organisation you are working with,
  • Refer on behalf of a family member.

Our staff are happy to speak to potential clients over the phone and explain our programme in more detail.

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Last updated: 06 Dec 2022
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