Join your school or local sports club. Whether that's cycling, archery, tennis, football, rugby, rock climbing, dance, yoga, zumba, cricket or just going to the gym. Being part of a club starts your networking experience and gives valuable skills that employers like to see.
Take a look at some of these external websites for ideas and information:
Fencing - http://www.rtwfencingclub.com/code/index.html
Fusion sports centres - http://www.fusion-lifestyle.com/
Yoga - http://www.teenyoga.co.uk/
Martial arts - http://www.martialartsclubs.co.uk/index.aspx
A movement for young people with groups across the country. Activities including woodcraft, games, camping and much more.
One of the oldest organisations, offering exciting activities and opportunities. Earn your badges and develop survival, first aid, cooking or organisational skills. It provides a basis for many skills required in both real life and the world of work.
RAF, Army and Sea (Navy) Cadets offer some fantastic experiences including flying sailing and shooting.
Or find out about the Combined Cadet Force (CCF) - experience a little of everything.
Enjoy weekend and annual camps where you learn survival skills and spend time with others from across the country.
Find out if there's a centre near you. Uniforms are often provided free of charge and other costs are minimal.
There are many amateur dramatics clubs and some even offer free classes. Maybe singing or music is more your thing.
Take advantage of what your school provides or find out what's on in your area. If there's a theatre near you, try asking there too.
Perform - http://www.perform.org.uk
There are many organisations that require volunteers. Set up and run a local youth club or work in retail and catering. Get real work experience, build confidence and develop many skills required for work. If you are 17 or 18, why not join the National Citizen Service and take part in a nationally recognised scheme.
There are even voluntary activities you can do from home!
For more information get in touch with us and we can help you take the steps necessary to become involved.