National Citizen Service NCS

ncs-what-are-you-waiting-for National Citizen Service (NCS) is a once-in-a-lifetime experience for all 15 to 17 year olds to build confidence and help them get ahead in work and life.
As a Local Delivery Partner, Learn by Design manage and deliver NCS to young people in the areas below:

SW1: Bristol, Swindon, Weston-Super-Mare and Bath.
Twitter account: @NCSWest
EA1: Cambridge, Luton, Peterborough and Huntingdon.
Twitter account: @NCSEast 
EM1: Rutland, Stamford and Rushden.
Twitter account: @NCSEM1
EA2: North Hertfordshire – Stevenage, Hitchin and Letchworth
Twitter account: @NCSIngeus
WM1: Stoke and Stafford – Cheadle, Burton, Rugeley, Uttoxeter and Norton Canes
Twitter acccount: @NCSWM1 

Please see below for the dates we deliver NCS in each of the areas stated. Please visit http://www.ncsyes.co.uk/ for more information.

Summer Dates

SW1: Bristol, Swindon, Weston-Super-Mare and Bath
Dates are as follows:

Wave 1: Mon 2nd July to Thur 26th July 2018
Wave 2: 
Mon 9th July to Thur 2nd Aug 2018
Wave 3: Mon 16th July to Thur 9th Aug 2018
Wave 4: Mon 23rd July to Thur 16th Aug 2018
Wave 5: Mon 30th July to Thur 23rd Aug 2018

EA1: Cambridge, Luton, Peterborough and Huntingdon
Dates are as follows:

Wave 1: Mon 9th July to Thu 2nd Aug 2018
Wave 2: Mon 16th July to Thur 9th Aug 2018
Wave 3: Mon 23rd July to Thur 16th Aug 2018
Wave 4: Mon 30th July to Thurs 23rd Aug 2018

EM1: Rutland, Stamford and Rushden.
Dates are as follows:

Wave 1: Monday 9th July to Thur 2nd Aug 2018
Wave 2: Mon 16th July to Thur 9th Aug 2018
Wave 3: Mon 23rd July to Thur 16th Aug 2018

EA2: North Hertfordshire – Stevenage, Hitchin and Letchworth
2018 Dates TBC
WM1: Stoke and Stafford – Cheadle, Burton, Rugeley, Uttoxeter and Norton Canes
2018 Dates TBC

To sign up to the NCS programme…
Call our NCS Team: 01827 337237 or 0845 6250050

Or email our team: ncs@bydesign-group.co.uk
Or sign up online by clicking the link below -

Look for Learn by Design as your local delivery partner and have your chosen dates ready.

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EXPRESS YOUR INTEREST

Why take part in NCS? 8-in-10-kept-in-touch ncs-increases-confidence

Phase 1: ADVENTURE

Try something you’ve never done before at an outward bound centre taking part in activities such as kayaking, rock climbing and high ropes. Summer: 4 nights & 5 days residential Spring or Autumn: 3 nights & 4 days residential

Phase 2: SKILLS

Meet local businesses, organisations and charities and learn about the issues they face. Get to work as a team, learning entrepreneurial, leadership and communications skills. Summer: 4 nights & 5 days local residential Spring or Autumn: 3 days local non-residential

Phase 3: MAKE A DIFFERENCE

Work with your team to do something great to support your local community, raise money or awareness for a good cause, volunteer your time or regenerate public spaces – whatever you can do to make a difference. Check out: #NCSActionDay for social action projects that have taken place across the country 2016 Summer: 2 weeks (week days) Spring or Autumn: Part-time weekends depending duration of the project.

Phase 4: GRADUATE

Celebrate all you’ve achieved on NCS with your family and new friends.  Receive a certificate signed by the Prime Minister and get access to unique opportunities to continue volunteering and stay connected to each other and their local community.  NCS costs no more than £50 and includes:

  • Meals, accommodation and transport to the residential centres
  • Trained and qualified leaders
  • All resources, activities and equipment
  • Certificate signed by the Prime Minister when you graduate.

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To sign up to the NCS programme…

Call our NCS Team: 01827 337237 or 0845 6250050 Or email our team: ncs@bydesign-group.co.uk Or sign up online by clicking the link below -

Look for Learn by Design as your local delivery partner and have your chosen dates ready.

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Are you are a charity and need help from our NCS recruits?
We can promote your local charity as part of their Social Action Project Enterprise week.
Find out more here.