MEET THE TEAM
JOHN DOWNIE
CHEIF OF
OPERATIONS
ANDREA. P. VYBZ
HEAD OF ADVERTISING
JAY ABDUL
HEAD OF YOUTH
OUT-REACH
SARAH MILLER
HEAD OF PR
& MARKETING
TWILIGHT D. BEY
HEAD OF YOUTH GANG INTERVENTION
SIAN EASON
HEAD OF YOUTH
ARTS TRAINING
JAY LAW
HEAD OF GHANA OPPERATIONS
ASHER SENATOR
HEAD OF FUNDRAISING
D.S.L.
HEAD OF RADIO PRODUCTION &
MAGAZINE JOURNALISM

 

 


'Offering Young People What They Want,
To Prepare Them For What They Need'.......


Youth Breakthrough Project is a Community based Non-profit initiative which has been formed in response to the escalating social issues such as Offending Behaviour and Unemployment amongst young people in London, which aims to enable young people to reach their full Creative & Educational potential.

The Project will operate from a number of a creative centres located in Boroughs such as Lambeth, Southwark, Haringey and Tower Hamlets that will act as Training facilities offering, Accredited Media Arts workshops in areas such as Video Production, Sound Engineering, Radio Broadcasting, Information Computer Technology (I.C.T.), Magazine Editing, DJ Skills Workshops & Artists Musical Development aimed at providing Skills Training and Career development in the Media & Entertainment industries for Underpriviledged young people.

Based at the epicentre of many of these problem areas, where for many years too greater emphasis has been placed upon the negative aspects of the Community, the project will operate from South London and target Disadvantaged young people, offering alternative Educational workshops for the purpose of providing Skills training and Career Development in the Media-Arts & Entertainment industries.

Training
UrbanJazz Radio will soon be providing Training programming in conjunction with; Social Solutions LTD, the aim of which will be to provide Radio Broadcast & Digital Media training for Disadvantaged and Excluded Youth, as well as long-term Unemployed through our Community based initiative called B-Creative.

B-Creative - Connecting Creativity to Employment
B-Creative is a Community Training programme, which aims at harnessing the creative talents of London's economically disadvantaged Youth, and Adults in partnership with Code 7 Music from our headquarters located in South London. Together we will form 'Code 7 Radio, which will act as a creative hub connecting creativity to employment in and around the borough of Lambeth, which is currently one of the UK's most disenfranchised areas.

Background
London is reputed to be one of the leading international centres of creativity accounting for £21 billion or 16% of London Gross Value Added (GVA) annually. Multi-Media is the second largest industry after the business services sector and ranges from music, video games to design and fashion. This sector also offers London's second biggest source of job growth, contributing roughly one in every five new jobs.
The aim of B-Creative is to provide opportunities through Training & Work Experience in various fields such as; Radio Broadcasting, as well as other Multi-Media programmes for disenfranchised youth & Unemployed adults in the London area by:

"Develop community based creative enterprises.
We work with talented disadvantaged youth within the community to develop and enhance their skills, by way of our 8 week Radio Broadcast skills programme.

"Connecting creativity to employment.
We do this by researching and collating latest job vacancies in the press and on the internet
for client access, organizing work experience opportunities in companies, supporting clients to develop creative career paths.

Acredited Foundation Entry Level 8 week course, 5 days per week.

Participants will gain an ASDAN & AQA Accredited Pre-Vocational, entry level to various training courses. Which will provide a basic understanding of industry standard software programs such as; Cool Edit Pro (Adobe Audtion) & Wavelab. Including a number of other familiar programme packages such as Microsoft office.

 

 

 
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FOR FURTHER INFO EMAIL US ON:
info@youthbreakthroughproject.com

TELEPHONE: 020 3021 0224 / MOBILE: 0793 9352 164