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Apprentice Success Stories: Jacob Fahy

As part of National Apprenticeship Week 2022, we look at the success of Argyle Community Trust employee, and former trainee and apprentice, Jacob Fahy who successfully gained a full-time position with the Trust as a result of the employability pathway. Prior to starting the Traineeship programme, Jacob Fahy had been out of education and employment …

Train & play like a pro, & study towards nationally-recognised qualifications in Plymouth, Devon & Cornwall

Are you aged between 16 and 18? Do you want a higher education course that allows you to train and play like a pro while gaining nationally-recognised academic qualifications? We are delighted to offer male and female footballers, interested in the September 2022 programme, the opportunity to attend our open evenings and open training sessions …

Post-16 Education Programme

How does playing football full time in a professional environment combined with gaining academic qualifications that can lead to a career in sport or progression to higher education in the UK or abroad sound? Argyle Community Trust’s popular football education programme are actively recruiting year 11 students for their September 2021 squads. Successful applicants will …

Get a Football Education

The Football Development and Education programme delivered by Argyle Community Trust combines academic study, practical hands-on learning and work experience for anyone aged 16 – 18 years within the exciting environment of football. Based inside Home Park Stadium, students have access to a purpose-built classrooms and facilities, creating an inspirational learning environment with another site …

Plymouth Argyle’s Changing Room programme inspiring brighter futures

Mickey McCloskey, who admits he ‘lost 22 years of his life to drug and alcohol abuse’, is using his troubled past to inspire unemployed adults with substance misuse in Plymouth to find work through Argyle Community Trust’s Changing Room programme. Changing Room is one of many programmes that the EFL Trust offers through Department Work …

Young people help tackle child sexual exploitation

Young people in Plymouth have been working alongside police and other agencies to design a new child sexual exploitation awareness campaign. The results of a two-year collaboration will now be rolled out across the Devon and Cornwall Area. The National Citizens Service (NCS) worked with the Plymouth Safeguarding Children’s Board, police, and city partners including …

School Children to Get on Board with Mayflower

Argyle Community Trust is gearing up for the Mayflower 400 commemorations taking place in the city during 2020 by stimulating and coordinating a year-long calendar of sporting activity. A key feature of this activity calendar is the newly titled ‘Sporting Voyage’ educational programme which is aimed at Year 5 and 6 children initially, during the …