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The Prince's Trust - Get Into Retail with M&S

Taster Day:  Tuesday 17th March 2020 @ M&S, 12 Broad Street, Reading, RG1 2BH

Course Dates: 23rd March to 17th April 2020 @ M&S Stores across Berkshire

Age Range: 16 – 25 years old

This is an excellent 4 week programme for young people aged 16 to 25 who are unemployed but work-ready and interested in a career in retail and gaining employment with Marks and Spencer. We will pay for all their travel costs and lunch during the course and it won’t affect their benefits.

To summarize this course includes:

  • All travel expenses paid for, lunch provided and it won’t affect your benefits.
  • Gain work experience in an M&S store or M&S café with regular feedback and support.
  • Receive expert customer service, teamwork, interview, communication and leadership skills training specifically designed to give you an edge in your career.
  • Opportunity for paid full or part time three month employment contracts available upon completion of the programme with ongoing support and guidance from Prince’s Trust.

If you wish to refer a young person. You can either use this or the phone number on the poster to refer/book on the course.

Who to contact

Contact Name
Sabrina Ruan
Contact Position
The Prince's Trust
07771 625009

Where to go

Marks & Spencer Plc, 12
Broad Street

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Taster Day: Tuesday 17th March 2020; Course dates: 23rd March - 17th April 2020
Time of day

Other Details


Age Ranges
16 to 25 years
Referral required
Referral Details

Referring a young person:

Wherever possible, please complete a referral form for a young person you would like to refer. It really does help us get a better understanding of a young person’s current situation and needs, which helps us assess their suitability for the programme.  The referral form must be completed if you are referring a young person who has an *unspent conviction, in line with the Working with Offenders Policy (policy available upon request).   

This information has been collected from third party providers therefore the Reading Services Guide, Reading Borough Council (RBC) and Brighter Futures for Children (BFfC) cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy of this information and recommends that parents, carers, young people, residents and professionals check with providers regarding DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) and OFSTED registrations and CQC registrations. Information collected by Reading Service Guide; is used solely to implement and supply the Family Information Service (FIS), Special Educational Needs & Disabilities - Reading's Local Offer, Adults & Carers Support Group and Reading Youth.