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Mencap Northamptonshire - Supported Internships

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Address

The Bee Hive, Harborough Road, Northampton, Northamptonshire
NN2 8LR
United Kingdom

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Description

Mencap aims to improve the lives of people with a learning disability and their families. They offer Supported Internships - a study programme to help young people with SEND develop thier work skills and move into or towards a paid job. To be eligible, candidates need to be:

  • Aged 18-24
  • Have a current EHCP
  • Be available to complete a full-time study programme
  • Want to work
  • Able to travel independently by the end of the programme (Mencap provide travel training)
  • Able to work after 12 months on the programme

Mencap can deliver in a location to suit student needs. For instance, if a group of students live in (or near) Kettering, Mencap can set up a programme there. Please email [email protected] if you'd like to take part in a Mencap Supported Internship.

Mencap is a registered charity (no. 222377).

Locality
  • Brackley Area
  • Corby Area
  • Daventry Area
  • East Northants Area
  • Kettering Area
  • Northampton Area
  • Towcester Area
  • Wellingborough Area
  • North Northamptonshire
  • West Northamptonshire
  • Northamptonshire
Age range
Suitable for ages from 18 years to 24 years
Referral route
No Referral Needed
For people with
  • Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
  • Learning Disabilities
Eligibility criteria
Diagnosis
Provider category
Specialist Services - For those who require longer-term support

Service hours

WeekdayOpensCloses
Monday09:0017:00
Tuesday09:0017:00
Wednesday09:0017:00
Thursday09:0017:00
Friday09:0017:00
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Last updated 23 February 2024