01782 827 827 info@acorntraining.co.uk

Positive Directions


Positive Directions helps young people age 15 to 24 in Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire, who are not in employment, education or training, to get new skills and experiences while meeting new people and growing in self-confidence.

Our relaxed, friendly and supportive team will give you information, advice and guidance helping you to achieve:

  • Regular earnings
  • Work experience and placements
  • Recognised qualifications and training
  • Apprenticeships
  • Employment

Through a personal mentoring approach, we will give you the opportunity to gain qualifications and employability skills, helping you to progress to a positive destination. Working together we will develop a tailored plan around your career aspirations. We can support you with:

  • Careers advice and guidance
  • Confidence building
  • CV writing and interview skills
  • Identifying your strengths
  • Having contact with employers
  • Working towards English and Maths qualifications
  • Searching for local job opportunities
  • College and university applications
  • Support in employment

Over 80% of our learner’s progress into either employment or training within 6 weeks of leaving our programme. To find out more information or refer yourself on to the programme, email info@acorntraining.co.uk