Employability & Training Programme


Our #Empowered programme is designed to help people aged 16-24 who are not in education, employment, or training to prepare for finding a job or career.

We support members who would like further support with training, work placements, or want to find out about volunteering opportunities and apprenticeships.

Services we provide in the Empowered programme include:

  • Weekly skills workshop
  • Self confidence and team building workshops
  • 1-2-1 mentoring support
  • Support in employment and education searches
  • Careers and job surgery drop in sessions
  • Work experience

What you can expect from joining the programme:

  • Opportunities to gain work experience in your chosen field
  • Access to varying training opportunities
  • Use of Legacy facilities including the gym, sports hall and music room
  • Free Legacy membership when you sign up to the empowered programme
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To find out more, please contact the Employability Team:

Email: empowered@legacyyouthzone.org

Empowered - Job search programme at Legacy Youth Zone

Empowered & Employability Graduates 


Congratulations to the students that passed the Empowered Sept-Oct 2021 six-week course, through great mentoring/strategizing they have come out of the course with a better understanding of their future career/education.

September/October 2021 Graduates  

  • Oiayinka
  • Jaya
  • D’sean
  • Ngindv
  • Rebeka

“Well done to our Empowered cohort for completing a six weeks course, they came out of lockdown with different adversities but through perseverance and strength they have gone on to successfully complete the six-week course. Legacy wants to congratulate the young people on their university placement and the multiple exciting job opportunities. We look forward to following your Journey”

Kerry Lawrence – TARGETED YOUTH WORK LEAD & DEPUTY SAFEGUARDING LEAD