Supported internships offer an excellent way to for young people with a learning difficulty or autism to explore employment options. They are for people who really want to get a full time job at the end.
Internships are a type of study programme specifically aimed at young people aged 16 to 24 who have an EHC plan, and who want to move into employment and need extra support to do so.
Over 70% of people get a paid job at the end of their internship.
Supported internships offer
On graduations, the young people are supported to look for work and then to learn the job and settle into their new workplace.
There are a number of different programmes in Bristol run by a partnership between City of Bristol College, Sixteen Co-operative Ltd, a supported employment agency and Bristol City Council.
Download the Bristol Supported Internship Flyer by clicking here
Recruitment through City of Bristol College