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Youth Placements

Tom Gallagher was originally a placement but in 2015 funding was obtained to allow the group to provide him with a Deputy Garden Manager's job

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Thomas, June,Conner

The Growing Zone offers placements to young people where they are given the opportunity to learn a range of new skills and responisblities of work environment

TUDOR TRUST FUNDING

In 2015 Tudor Trust have provided funding for placements for the next three years

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These are some young people who have benefitted in the past

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Daniel Warriner

Comic Relief in conjunction with Leeds Community Foundation donated £1000 to fund the placement of eleven young people and 4 mentors. This money pays their expenses and allows them to attend 3 days each week for 7 weeks over the summer holidays.
Amongst this group are several 16 -18 year olds who have various career aspirations.
Jessica Britton - Midwive
Alex Parrot - Doctor
Adele Horner - Caring Profession
Sophie Wariner - Caring Profession
Daniel Wariner - Undertaker
Tom Gallagher

Each student is required to produce a portfolio detailing their daily tasks and special projects.

For example Jessica and Alex are undertaking a risk assement on the various areas of the garden. It is hoped that the skills learned here will be beneficial in their chosen professions

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Sophie Warriner

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Alex Parrot

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Garforth& District Lions President,Martin Egginton, visits the project to meet these Young Leaders in Service

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