enrolnowmoodLSappjobs

Counselling learners move on…..

Excellent news from last terms L3 Counselling group as 4 of our students have gone on to further academic study in Counselling: The students collectively feedback: “Having enjoyed the challenge of studying Level 2 and Level 3 in Counselling Skills with Gateshead learningSkills in the last academic year we are delighted to have been accepted to study counselling  at degree level” Learners said: ” The tutor was extremely supportive” ” The course gave me a new start… And a belief in myself.  I now know that I can actually have a rewarding and fulfilling career” “I wouldn’t be here now without this course…and the support of all of the people in it” “As the youngest member,(17years)I wasn’t sure what to expect. I have developed so much and am very excited about the future” Geraldine Beaney the counselling tutor spoke to us saying: “This year has been a fantastic year with students not only learning good counselling skills but also realising great personal development. It has been humbling for me to facilitate their personal growth of “Self” and I wish all of my students great success in all that they do” News of the courses success has led to increased the number of Students to 52 for this year, spread across three classes...

Family Learning is Single Greatest Indicator of a Child’s Future Success is Literacy Level of the Parents

Family Learning is Single Greatest Indicator of a Child’s Future Success is Literacy Level of the Parents

Dec 16, 2015

Family Learning is Single Greatest Indicator of a Child’s Future Success is Literacy Level of the...

Breakout Programme

Breakout Programme

Dec 7, 2015

People with learning disabilities have gained significant improvement in independence, confidence and employability through the Breakout Programme. This Pilot programme was developed in September 2014 and has had amazing success in its first year. It engages with young people aged 16 to 24 with a range of learning disabilities and develops the skills they need to lead independent lives, travel on their own, work, have enhanced social lives and increase confidence. The course also develops formal skills in English, Maths, ICT, Vocational Learning and Employability Skills This programme is based at the Dryden Centre in Lowfell Gateshead and is part of a range of programmes developed to meet the needs of people with learning Disability through learningSkills Supported learning Service, contact Mary Burns (maryburns@gateshead.gov.uk) on 0191 4336450 for more...

Arts and Crafts on your doorstep

Arts and Crafts on your doorstep

Oct 14, 2015

If you have a community space in your area that could be used to run an arts and crafts course – we’d love to hear from you. Whether it’s a spare room in a pub, a church hall or a café – we can arrange a course for you. Want to know more? If you would like our help in unleashing the creativity within your local community – please get in touch. Contact Paula Dewhurst from the Council’s learningSkills service and she’ll give you all the information and funding details you need to get started. Tel: 0191 433 64500 Email: pauladewhurst@gateshead.gov.uk Note: A minimum of 10 people needed for course to take place. Not only are these courses great fun, they help bring people together to learn new skills, improving confidence and social skills. From drawing to sugar craft, quilting to photography, dress making to stained glass and lots more in between, we can cater for all abilities from absolute beginners to advanced learners. And our courses can be short five hour programmes to longer accredited courses.   Download a poster for your own use here Arts and Crafts Your...

Silversmithing exhibition at the Shipley Art Gallery

Silversmithing exhibition at the Shipley Art Gallery

Jun 24, 2015

Silversmithing exhibition now on at the Shipley Art Gallery (until 4th July) showcasing the stunning work of learningSkills crafts work from Bensham Grove. Stunning work, don’t miss it….. Posted by Gateshead LearningSkills NE on Tuesday, 23 June 2015...

Big Science Family

Big Science Family

Jun 16, 2015

Explore aerodynamics, how colours are made, how plants grow,how to make electricity with food and much more .. Limited spaces it is essential that you book a place. Come along to our Family Learning Big Science event at Teams Community Centre. To book a place contact Nicola McDougal on 01914338677 or email nicolamcdougal@gateshead.gov.uk...

WP Facebook Auto Publish Powered By : XYZScripts.com