Charlton Athletic Community Trust Traineeships run for 12 weeks and aims to change lives for the better.

There are two types of traineeships to accommodate both 16 to 18-year-olds and 19 to 24-year-olds.

All are designed for those who are not currently in education, employment or training. Based at The Valley, trainee courses provide crucial employability and work related skills, including

- 100 hours of work experience within the career area of your choice

- Level 1 Certificate in Job Search and Employment Potential

- Support to improve your English and Mathematics skills

- A work experience preparation course

The programmes accommodate and support a wide variety of career choices and options, including Catering, Hospitality, Media, Health Improvement, Youth Work and Sports Coaching. Participants can gain the Level 1 Certificate in Youth Work Practice, a First Aid Certificate and an FA Level 1 coaching qualification.

The course also gives trainees who enrol the opportunity to progress onto an Apprenticeship, further education or employment.

All trainees are provided with CACT tracksuit bottoms, a t-shirt and a jumper.

Find out more about 16-18 Traineeships

Find out more about 19-24 Traineeships

For further information, please contact Kate Gould, Education Centre Manager, on or 07792 562648.