National Citizen Service
Redcar & East Cleveland Summer 2018.
There are 4 start dates this summer, July 16th, July 20th, July 27th & July 31st.
National Citizen Service (NCS) is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity that helps you build your skills for work and life, while you take on new challenges, meet new friends and have fun! NCS Events have lots to offer, including Outdoor Activities, Filming Skills, Media Skills, Communication Skills, Public Speaking Skills, Team Building Skills, CV Skills and Social Skills.
The Programme Fact Sheet
Imagine You Can Office 01287 650528 NCS North East Call Centre Tel. 0191 247 4020
NCS Meet Your Team Mates & Staff Days -
Where: Tuned In, Majuba Road, Redcar, TS10 5BJ
Date: Sunday July 1st. There will be 2 sessions.
Session 1. Starting at 11am to 1pm for students on Project 1 start date July 16th and Project 2 start date July 20th
Session 2. Starting at 2pm to 4pm for students on Project 3 start date July 27th and Project 4 start date July 31st
This is a great opportunity for you to get to know your group before going away. There will be lots of opportunities to meet and talk to all your fellow NCS participants and Team Leaders and we will be putting on food and drinks for each session. For those who didn’t pick up your NCS T-Shirt at the Prior Pursglove College Drop-In day in March, we will have your NCS T-Shirts at this event.
Details for this Event Day will be posted out on June 12th.
Phase 1 Outdoor Activities +
Where: Residential Venues
Project 1, July 16th to July 20th, YHA Coniston Outdoor Activities
Project 2, July 20th to July 24th, YHA Grasmere Outdoor Activities
Project 3, July 27th to July 31st, Peat Rigg Outdoor Activities
Project 4, July 31st to August 4th, Peat Rigg Outdoor Activities
Your son/daughter will spend an exciting 5 days and 4 nights away from home with team building, problem solving and challenging outdoor activities and having fun!
Activities: Abseiling, high ropes, zip-lines, low ropes; canoeing, orienteering, archery and team challenges. Evening activities will be an introduction to the community, media, presenting and filming projects.
Phase 2 Media, Business, CV Building & Presentation Skills +
Where: Residential Venue, Sporting Lodge Hotel, Low Lane, Stainton, Middlesbrough, TS17 9LW
Project 1, July 23rd to July 27th
Project 2, July 27th to July 31st
Project 3, August 3rd to August 7th
Project 4, August 7th to August 11th
Activities: Presentation Skills, Media Skills, Filming Skills, Politics, Business Visits, Journalism, MP & Local Councillor Visits, Photography, Guest Motivational Speakers, CV Building Skills, Team Building, Radio Interviews, IT Skills, Business Skills, Social Action ideas.
Phase 3 - Community Visits & Social Action Planning +
Where: Prior Pursglove College 10am to 4pm
Project 1, July 30th to August 3rd
Project 2, August 3rd to August 7th
Project 3, August 10th to August 14th
Project 4, August 14th to August 18th
During Phase 3 you will arrange to meet local charities and community groups, research and plan your Social Action projects within your team.
Phase 4 - Social Action Delivery +
Where: Venues to be decided by your teams during Phase 3
Project 1, August 6th to August 10th
Project 2, August 10th to August 14th
Project 3, August 17th to August 21st
Project 4, August 21st to August 25th
Imagine You Can NCS Graduation Night +
Where: Venue. Macmillan Academy. Date. September 2018, date & time TBC.
The Graduation Night is a celebration of all your achievements during your NCS Projects. Parents and Friends are invited. The night will be presented by the students on your projects and we will feature all the videos shot during the projects and you will receive your NCS Graduation Certificate signed by the Prime Minister and your Vinspired Volunteering certificate.