GoConnect are a Youth and Community organisation that specialise in Enterprise and Employability training. We believe in generating a level playing field to give everyone access to unique and exciting opportunities to identify their aspirations and reach their full potential.Get in touch to book a course with us and help young people connect with the forward-thinking, innovative businesses driving the economy forward.
Changes in the structure of the economy and shifting patterns of skills required to enter the world of work have changed the pathways required for young people making the transition from education and training into employment. GoConnect provide a range of programmes that reflect the changing nature of the job market and offers valuable insights into the new and exciting opportunities that are available in the modern workplace. Throughout our programmes we work closely with Business and Enterprise to encourage and support cross-sector collaboration to ensure genuine social mobility for young people.
GoConnect have a number of ongoing enterprise projects that encourage young people to engage in business activities in line with their interests.
Our learners get to experience the role of an entrepreneur and gain valuable insights into the business world, learning key skills and behaviours highly saught after by employers.
GoConnect are based at the heart of the award winning Welsh Innovation Centre for Enterprise and harness the support of local employers and entrepreneurs to add further value to our programmes.
GoConnect plan, design and deliver accredited courses covering Work Related Education, Digital Technology and Personal & Social Education.
We have direct links to employers within a wide range of modern industries which allows us to tailor content towards a specific subject, profession or interest and further enhance our delivery.
GoConnect run courses from our innovative space at Welsh ICE as well as in schools, colleges and community settings in order to reach out to young people of all abilities and backgrounds.
GoConnect support young people to progress into employment in line with their aspirations through tailored personal development tools.
We consult with employers to provide enhanced employment opportunities, work tasters and placements for young people within digital, technological and creative industies.
We also offer volunteer opportunities, community workshops and team-building activities for those at risk of long term disengagement to boost confidence and enhance their social mobility.