Steps 4 Success

Supporting young people into work and training.

Funded via the Education and Skills Funding Agency, the Steps 4 Success programme provides tailored support to young people to increase their confidence, personal development and gain qualifications. Young people work towards NOCN accredited courses in Skills for Employment, Training and Personal Development as well as Functional Skills in Maths and English.

Steps 4 Success, Humankind’s education provision, is rated by Ofsted as ‘Grade 1 Outstanding’ in all areas. Offering excellent opportunities with challenging and realistic work placements tailored to meet learners’ future vocational aspirations.

For our learners

Humankind offers a supportive, friendly training environment with small group sizes and intensive pastoral support. Every student has a personalised programme of study to enable them to progress onto their chosen route of employment, apprenticeships or further education. Enrichment activities and real life learning are also embedded throughout the programme.

No bullying

If you’ve suffered from bullying, you’ll find a safe place to come at Steps4Success!

We offer…

  • small groups
  • transport/food provided
  • 2pm finishes
  • qualifications up to Level 2
  • friendly, fun, supportive environment
  • great placements and activities

Work placements are organised for each young person to meet their individual career interests and provide essential and practical experience.

Our specialist tutors support young people to overcome their barriers to learning, providing individual support to match differing learning styles which is delivered in a safe, welcoming environment.

What our learners say…

‘This is the best place I have studied’. – Josh Hutchinson
‘Humankind have helped me get my life sorted, they have given me support, help and encouragement. They have helped me build a future and stopped me focusing on my past’ – Dominic Minnes
‘I like the fact that Humankind is always there when people are struggling. The support is really helpful and the environment is friendly and safe’ – Callum Baxter
‘I love the trips out and all the activities we do. I have learnt a lot about Art and English and Maths.’ – Tyler Allen
‘Humankind has really supported me from my progression as learner to peer mentor. I like the responsibility I am given and I would recommend any one to come here.’ – Charlotte Whiting

View full Steps 4 Success learners’ stories.

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