Bridges Project – Tutor Service
Bridges Project is an independent, local charity which works with young people in East Lothian and Midlothian to help them manage the transition from adolescence to young adulthood and life beyond school.
Three practice teams deliver our work and objectives; Transitions, Skills for Life and Employability
This service delivers individual and group tutoring for young people aged 13 to 21 years. It aims to build confidence and competence through improving basic literacy and numeracy and enabling young people to improve the functional educational skills required for college, employment and adult life. The Tutor plays a significant role in delivering accredited learning opportunities to small groups including Animal Care, Health and Wellbeing, Life Skills, Self Evaluation as part of individual pathway plans to further education, training and employment.
The service is open to young people from East Lothian and Midlothian.
Intended Client Groups:
- Young People
- 13 to 21 year olds
Applicants for this service should also meet this condition:
This service accepts direct self referrals.
Contact Info. & Provider's Address
Unit 1, Bogpark Road
Monday – Friday 9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Provider's Name: Bridges Project
Bridges Project is a charity which provides a number of services to assist young people to manage transitions into adulthood and life beyond school in East Lothian and Midlothian. Services are offered on a voluntary basis and are free and confidential. Our objectives are to assist young people with:
- improving their employability, training and education-related skills
- managing their move to independent living
- developing skills which will help them manage a job, a house, relationships etc
- becoming more active members of the community
- realising their potential