Network of Regional Youth Work Units England blog

A Network of Regional Youth Work Units, in England, collaborating across regions to promote good youth work and young people’s voices.

On Youth Training and Provision

In this week’s blog, Patrick Ambrose reflects on his youth work training and explores the differences and similarities in youth provision since then. I realised this week that it is … Continue reading

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Reasons to be cheerful (2016)

In this week’s blog (and the last of 2016), Jamie Mercer from Youth Focus: North East reflects on the last 12 months and asks are there reasons to be cheerful … Continue reading

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On Youth Policy and Young People

In this week’s blog, Charlee Bewsher from Youth Work Unit – Yorkshire & Humber tackles youth policy, the importance of youth work, and exploring the role young people can have … Continue reading

December 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

Training youth workers for the future

In this week’s blog, Gill Millar looks at youth work qualifications and the future of youth work training. In a year when most of the news has been pretty dreadful, one … Continue reading

December 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

Cognitive Dissonance – or just being plain two faced?

  What did we talk about before Donald Trump came on the scene? With his comedy partner Nigel alongside him, he has raised a number of philosophical questions, which have … Continue reading

October 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

National Citizen Service – value for money?

In this week’s blog, Gill Millar reflects on the news that the National Audit Office will study the value for money offered by the National Citizen Service (NCS) and explores … Continue reading

October 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

Good education for all young people?

In this week’s blog, Gill Millar looks at the prospective changes to the education system and explores what the role of youth workers could look like as part of a … Continue reading

September 23, 2016 · Leave a comment