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CYWP August 2016 Newsletter

The Cornwall Youth Work Partnership produce an edition of this newsletter at the beginning of each month. If you have an item for the next edition, please send it to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

If you are interested in becoming a member of CYWP, please visit their website for more details and the membership application form.


BF Adventure Outdoor Instructor Apprenticeship
BF Adventure have some Outdoor Instructor Apprenticeship opportunities available.  The programme is for people who really want to develop their outdoor skills and who are considering a career in the outdoor industry.

Wage: £3.30 per hour
Hours: 35 hours a week, including weekends and evenings
Location: BF Adventure and other site in Cornwall
Start Date: Monday 5th September 2016
Finish date: Tuesday 6th September 2017
Application deadline: Thursday 4th August 2016 @ 12:00
Interview Dates: Friday 12th August 2016

For further information visit the website.
Nature Workshops Forest School Training Taster

Nature Workshops are offering a FREE Forest School Training Taster Session at Idless Woods, Cornwall, on Sunday 23rd October, 10am - 1pm (including a free hot lunch cooked over the fire!)
As there are a limited number of places at the FREE events, anyone interested in coming along is encouraged to contact Nature Workshops by phone on 01209 215211 or by emailingThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. as soon as possible to reserve their space. Further information can be found here or by visiting the website

Dreadnought's 40th Anniversary Celebration
Dreadnought are holding their 40th anniversary celebration event on 10th September to which all are invited. It will be a fun packed day of celebration and shared memories featuring art workshops, bouncy castle and live music.
Contact the Centre to register your interest in attending and to secure your event entry wrist band. The Centre will be open from 10.00am – 5.00pm for all to visit, share memories and catch up with workers and friends.

Click here for further information.


September 'Coachmakers' Programme 
For young people aged 16-18 interested in sport coaching, the full time September to June Coachmakers programme offers students the chance to gain qualifications, skills, advice and career guidance from experienced Sport tutors and professionals.
Qualifications achived over the year:
1st4Sport Level 2 NVQ Certificate In Activity Leadership
1st4Sport Level 2 Award in Principles of Coaching Sport
1st4Sport Level 2 Award in Multi-Skills Development in Sport
Emergency First Aid
Functional Skills Levels 1 & 2 for those without GCSE A-C English and Maths
Click here for further information.


Cornwall Council Stakeholder Survey

Cornwall Council are seeking views from their stakeholders – which is defined as the organisations they work in partnership with – in order to better understand of what Cornwall Council is like to work with and to generate ideas about how they can work together more effectively in the future. The survey can be accessed via this link: Stakeholder Survey

In parallel they are surveying the view of residents and have included some of the same questions so that they can directly compare what residents and stakeholders think on some key issues. All responses are confidential.

It should take around 15 minutes to complete the survey and the survey will remain open until 4 August 2016.

If you have any queries or require the survey in a different format then please contact Tracie Menear at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or on 01872 324448.


'Meet the Funders' Workshops

Two 'Meet the Funders' workshops will be taking place in the Autumn:

Follow the links to view the flyers which include the booking link.