Foundation Learning / Work Based Learning Project in Hackney by Mears Group Plc and Preset

An upcoming Foundation Learning project is being organised in the Borough of Hackney by Preset. Preset offers educational courses for 16 – 18 year old who are not currently in education,employment or training (NEET). Our courses prepare learners for exams leading to nationally recognised Maths, English and ICT qualifications. As well as these qualifications, we also deliver Employability Support workshops which include helping our learners with CV writing, job search and application and interview technique and assistance with finding a apprenticeship with Mears Group PLC who we are in partnership with.Once enrolled, learners can choose to study English, Maths or ICT; or a combination of all three before gaining a certificate for each of their chosen subjects. At Preset, we try to incorporate an aspect of enjoyment into all of our taught lessons, and learning does not always take place in the classroom. Our staff are always on call to ensure that any issues facing our learners are addressed efficiently, whether this be an academic issue or general support and mentoring.We will also be offering support with Personal and Social Development (PSD. Which will include one to one tutorials regarding potential work placements, Mentoring  and vocational skills to improve learners’ employability prospects.All courses are free of charge and our learners may also be entitled to free or discounted travel as well as a financial bursary depending on their current circumstances.If you have or know of any young people aged 16 to 18 that you feel will be in need  or interested in the course Preset is offering, or for any further information, please feel free to email me at: or alternatively give me a call on: 0208 992 5202 / 07949540907Many Thanks and Kind RegardsHabib OuroCommunity Development OfficerMears Group Plc”