Prince’s Trust Wigan


We are recruiting for the Prince’s Trust programme in Wigan. The new start date is 28/09/20

This is a brilliant programme for anyone aged 16-25 who is looking to gain qualifications, work on confidence, self-esteem, gain work experience, have fun and develop themselves to help build their job prospects. There are limited spaces for 19+ so we are looking to recruit those that are really invested in improving their prospects.

The qualification they will work towards is the Prince’s Trust certificate in Employment, Teamwork And Community skills. They will also complete a Level 1 Money Management qualification on team. 

The programmes units are as follows: 

Planning for personal development


Community project

Work experience

Career planning

Supporting others in the Community

Presentation skills

The Challenges include:

A community project

2 Work experiences (in a career path of your choice)

Working with local community groups

Additional sessions on the programme include:

Sexual health awareness sessions

Drug & alcohol awareness, legal

First Aid & Health & safety

Prevent training

Money management

Enterprise training

CV & interview skills

Mock Interview training

Presentation and public speaking skills

A final presentation

Participants will receive the following: 

A weekly bus pass if they need help with travelling in to team.

Support throughout the programme to help gain employment.

If students are on Universal credit,  they can still claim, this will not affect their benefits.

If parents or carers claim child tax credits they will continue to do so as we are an approved training centre.

These students could be entitled to a bursary from the college, and possible meal vouches.

Children in care or care leavers 18 & under will be able to claim a bursary from the college.

The above bursaries are dependent on the completion of the relevant paperwork, compliance and 90% or above attendance.

There is also the chance to gain up to £100 development award of a high street voucher on completion & File verification by the college 

To find out more; text PRINCE to 80 800 free of
charge. OR Ring Wigan:
Telephone: 01942 821 444
Mobile: 07713 565 442