Talent Match London, designed by young people and third sector partners, is a new approach to tackling youth unemployment using a youth-led and youth work model.
We support long-term unemployed young people into positive, productive futures and takes young people through a Journey of Change and help young people not only find work but navigate fulfilling and long lasting careers.
We provide personalised one-to-one support through mentoring and coaching, helping young people achieve meaningful and sustainable opportunities, and help those facing the biggest barriers to overcome them.
“With the Talent Match London journey you will get all the necessary and desired skills required by employers”
Marie, Youth Board
“Talent Match London is about helping the next generation find out what they’re good at to get the careers they want”
Jace, Youth Board
Collage Arts is the lead partner delivering in North London (Haringey, Enfield and Waltham Forest) along with other long-established youth and community development organisations: Rinova, Enterprise Enfield, KORI and Metropolitan.
The team in North London are offering an innovative #DiscoverYourTalent model incorporating Creative Industries and Innovation, Youth Work, Mentoring, School of Life, Career Coaching and Entrepreneurial Support encompassing Five Pillars that have been identified by young people as missing for those furthest away from the job market: targeted outreach, personalised support, transferable skills, job ready skills and employer engagement.
Collage Arts and its partners support the unique approach of Talent Match London which brings together young people, third sector organisations, employers and stakeholders to work in an innovative way to help young Londoners develop their long term careers prospects.