Here is a list of our current weekly drop-in sessions that take place at the Link Academy in Falkirk.
Job Club: Tuesdays 3.30pm - 5.00pm
The Job Club teaches 16-25 year olds a range of employability skills, including:
- CV building
- Writing cover letters
- Job searching
- College/further training applications
- Job experience
- Interview skills
We support club participants to help them overcome interview anxiety and build resilience in regards to job searching and job knockbacks. We also provide in-job support (help with job contracts, job preparation).
Activity nights: Tuesdays 5.30pm - 8.00pm
Our Activity Nights give 16-25 year olds the chance to take part in a range of activities and socialise with other participants.
- Arts and crafts
- Gaming groups (consoles and board games)
- Training/information sessions
- Qualification course work
We also give participants the opportunity to voluntarily run an activity.
ICT Group: Wednesdays 10.00am - 12.00pm
Our ICT drop in is a self-study group, open to all ages which is run by volunteers.
Participants take part in an online course which can help them develop new skills and even gain a City & Guilds qualification.
You can also work through the ‘Open Learn’ online courses from the Open University. Examples of courses being taken by current participants include:
- Gene therapy
- Computer systems
- Group skills