Could you take ‘The challenge’? Try rock climbing, hiking or canoeing, or develop a skill in media, music, drama or sport, or design a social action project
This is a once-in-a-lifetime experience designed to help young people aged 15-17 year olds grow in confidence and gain teamwork and leadership skills that employers and universities value.
New Vision Homes (NVH) which manages Woking properties, including some in Lakeview, is offering young people whose parents or guardians live in an NVH managed property to take ‘The Challenge’, a National Citizen Scheme that brings together people from different backgrounds, ages, ethnicities and walks of life.
The benefits of NCS include:
- An opportunity for personal development
- Good fun and great for building independence and confidence
- A chance to improve communication and teamwork skills
- Recognized by UCAS and will help deliver a great personal statement for your application
As part of the scheme, you will have the opportunity to live independently, take part in exciting activities, gain new experiences, make new friends and contribute to your community.
You will spend time away from home with all activities covered this includes accommodation, food (when on the residential part), transport from and back to the meeting points, and equipment for activities. Completing the NCS is just the beginning. As an NCS graduate, you will be invited to exciting events during the following year and have access to on going activities in the area.
October half term programmes: participants must be 16 or 17 on 31 August of the current calendar year. They must not be 18 during any part of the residential phase of NCS. For more information or to sign up, please contact Orson Carryl on 01483 743620 or firstname.lastname@example.org