Young Professional Prepare for Your Future programme launches for 14-16yos

A new virtual programme has been launched designed to help 14-16-year-olds develop important employability skills and knowledge.

The Young Professional Prepare for Your Future programme, designed by Youth Employment UK, is free to access.

About the programme

Young Professional Preparing For Your Future is a new virtual learning programme for young people aged 14 – 16 from Youth Employment UK.

Do you want to build your skills and your career confidence? Ready to start preparing for your future and exploring what works for you?

This new FREE online learning programme will help you explore your strengths, your needs, and what you want to do in the future. You will feel much more confident about ways to get to where you want to be.

Filled with reflections and activities to help you discover more about yourself, your needs and what you want to do in the future, the programme takes a really inclusive approach so your personal needs have been considered. Courses are packed full of tools that let you test your learning, set your own goals and reflect on your journey so far

The Young Professional Preparing For Your Future will help you get to grips with your skills, career confidence and choosing next steps, explore what life has to offer you right now – and also what comes next!

You’re just a click away from exploring your next steps to a future that feels right for you.

How Can You Get Involved?

There are plenty of ways you to get involved with Youth Employment UK

Young people

It all starts with signing up, it allows you to access our free courses and lets you start taking advantage of lots more free stuff, like:

  • Our CV Builder
  • Personalised content
  • Our weekly skills emails
  • Opportunities through our Youth Friendly Opportunity Finder
  • The ability to share your Young Professional progress with teachers, youth workers, employers and more

Teachers, practitioners and youth workers

Want to use our free online resources in your setting? Get in touch to find out how you can:

  • Become a Young Professional Provider
  • Set your students up to use the Young Professional
  • Gain access to kick off assemblies and resources


Want to join a community committed to you Youth Friendly Practise and find out more about:

  • Becoming a Youth Friendly Employer
  • Sharing your opportunities with young people
  • Supporting your young employees on their journey