The 6-9s have had a brand new arts and crafts club for a while and Salmon apprentice Alex has been helping the young people develop their creativity in the art room and the kitchen. Listen to her podcast to find out about what happens.

Watch the podcast here: 2m 15 Secs

 

 


Alex Moore, Youth Work Apprentice (19)


Apprentices are young people who are gaining work experience while working on a Level 3 youth work qualification. They spend thirty-five hours a week for up to nine months at Salmon on a paid salary. This gives them access to higher education, which they previously would not have had, or it leads to the start of a career in youth work. The apprentices are very important to Salmon, as we get to invest a lot of time in them, helping them to grow on a personal, political, social and spiritual level. Also, as they are still young themselves, they are often very good at connecting with the young people we work with and a lot of young people look up to them.

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