We support the participation of young people in learning and work. As a local authority partnership, we support young people’s services by providing management information and data support, staff training and networking, information resources and developing programmes for young people

 News Welcome to CLC Building Futures!

Welcome to the new CLC Building Futures website, which was previously known as Central London Connexions. We continue to support young people's services to raise the participation of young people in learning and work. Our services, structures and contact details remain the same. If you have any queries, please contact us.

 News and Opportunities
Recent pre-employment opportunities for young people include Coaching traineeships with Chelsea Football Club and Storytelling with the London Transport Museum. Apprenticeship vacancies notified last week included opportunities with Burberry and Balfour Beatty as well as opportunities in Technical Theatre, Vehicle Maintenance, Carpentry, Dry-Lining and Painting & Dercorating and for Lifeguards with GLL. Upcoming events include summer taster courses in beauty, make-up and fitness at the London College of Beauty Therapy. Details in the Weekly Opportunities Bulletin.

Hackney Summer Activities Guide 2015
Young Hackney, Hackney Libraries and The Hackney Learning Trust have joined with GLL and community and voluntary groups across Hackney to offer a wide variety of activities, highlights found in the Guide include:
  • Hoxton Hall’s daily dance, drama, music and art workshops, which lead to an interactive and immersive show at the end of the summer
  • Hackney Jam: a free music festival at Stoke Newington Town Hall showcasing the best local bands from around Hackney
  • Young Hackney Forest Road: daily arts and sport activities combined with themed activities every week, for example, trips to the Olympic Park and to the theatre
  • The Summer Reading Challenge: a fun way for children to get inspired through reading by picking-up six or more library books to read over the holidays, gaining rewards and certificates for set challenges
  • Children and family film screenings at local libraries, plus film making and editing workshops for 13-19 year olds across other venues
  • Play schemes and adventure playgrounds for 5-15 year olds.
The London College of Beauty Therapy Open Day: 8th August 
If you are interested in taking up a course in Beauty Therapy, Hair and Media Makeup or Fitness then why not come along to the college to speak to the experts about the rapidly growing industries you could be part of.  The open day will include a welcome presentation from one of our lecturers, a tour of the college including the beauty salons, nail bar and our state of the art makeup rooms as well as the opportunity to discuss your study plans with our central admissions, job shop and events teams. If you would like to attend the open day you can either call us on 0207 208 1300 to confirm a time or drop in anytime between 10am and 1pm. 
Workforce development

A range of courses suitable for professionals working with young people

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