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Young Person’s Guarantee

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Are you between 16 and 24? Not sure what you should do or what options you have? Don’t worry, there are a range of opportunities available to you.

The Welsh Government’s Young Person’s Guarantee provides everyone between 16 and 24 in Wales with the offer of support to gain a place in education, training, or an apprenticeship, find a job, or become self-employed.

The guarantee provides help with:

  • Choosing the right course
  • Finding an apprenticeship
  • Job searching and help through the application process
  • Starting your own business

So, explore your options below or get in touch with one of our trained advisers and start to build the future you want today!


Higher education - university

Choosing the right course and university is really important and we can help you with this. We can also offer support on areas such as finding out about financial support and the Clearing process.


Whether you are finding your way in the world of work, or taking steps towards a career change, an apprenticeship could be for you.

Get a job

Find out where to look for jobs, sign up to our job bulletin, get help with CVs, applications and interviews.

Jobs Growth Wales+

Aged 16-19? Get training, work experience and paid job opportunities to help you make your own future on your own terms.


ReAct+ offers tailored solutions which includes financial support for vocational skills training and training-related expenses to help remove barriers to employment.

Communities for Work Plus

Specialist employment advisory support  to people who are either in or at risk of poverty who are not eligible for other regional programmes.

Speak to a careers adviser

Find out about the different ways to get in touch 

Additional support

Employment support

Find out about support to help you into work if you are disabled or have a health condition.

My Future

My Future includes easy to read careers information. Find out about your options, explore career ideas and get to know who can help you.

Support Finder

Search for programmes that can help you improve your skills and opportunities

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