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Jobs Growth Wales +

​​Jobs Growth Wales+ is an education and training programme which incorporates work experience, preparing young people for their future careers by helping them to become ‘work ready’. 

Browse JGW+ opportunities in Cardiff:​

​​​​​​Cardiff City Foundation​​​​

City FC Foundation Cardiff City FC Foundation - Jobs Growth Wales + Engagement 

The Cardiff City FC Foundation JGW+ Engagement course provides young people with the advice, techniques and experience to become work-ready or progress into further education. 

The course focuses on developing soft skills within a flexible environment to help unlock each student’s potential and place no pressure on achieving qualifications. 

Upon completing a JGW+ engagement course, students can progress onto the JGW+ Level 1 advancement course. 

More information about the engagement course on the Cardiff City Foundation website.​​​​​​​​​​​External link opens in a new window​​

​Cardiff City FC Foundation - JGW+ Advancement Level 1 in Sport ​

The Cardiff City FC Foundation JGW+ Advancement Level 1 course allows young people aged 16-19 to combine their studies with practical sessions. 

The course is a natural progression for students completing the JGW+ Engagement course. 

The course has a clear work-related focus, covering both the knowledge and practical skills required to work within the sport and leisure sector.

Units include how the body works, planning a fitness programme, assisting coaching and job opportunities in sport. 

More information on the Level 1 course on the Cardiff City Foundation website.​​​​​​​​​​​​External link opens in a new window

ACT - Jobs Growth Wales+ (JGW+)

JGW+ is a fully-funded training and development programme that gives you the skills, qualifications and experience you need to land an Apprenticeship, set up a business or find a job that's right for you. 

If you’re living in Wales, are aged between 16-18 years old and are not in full-time education, employment or training you could benefit from JGW+. It’s a flexible programme, designed around you. So, it’s a good option whether you want just a little help or more support with particular needs. 

More information on the ACT training website​.​​​​​​​​​​​​External link opens in a new window

ITEC Jobs Growth Wales + (JGW+)

​Develop your skills, gain valuable experience, and earn up to £55 a week.

Job Growth Wales+ is a learning programme that gives you the skills and experience needed to secure employment or to progress into an Apprenticeship or further learning in the future.

You will receive comprehensive support to develop your skills, increase your knowledge and maintain your health and wellbeing. 

More information on the ITEC website..​​​​​​​​​​​​External link opens in a new window

Llamau - Learning 4 Life

Learning 4 Life is Llamau's education and learning programme.

The programme offers learning opportunities for young people to improve self-esteem, develop skills and move towards a more confident and independent future. Learners can gain qualifications and accreditations, work placement and volunteering opportunities and support towards employment and further learning.

Any young person aged 16-24 who is currently not in education, employment or training can attend Learning 4 Life.

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