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.

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

South West Regional Youth Work Unit – what next?

In this week’s blog, Gill Millar reflects on her time at Regional Youth Work Unit at Learning South West as the organisation closes its doors after 68 years. It’s been … Continue reading

May 6, 2016 · 5 Comments

The highs and lows of youth work

In this week’s blog, Gill Millar from Regional Youth Work Unit at Learning South West looks at Bristol’s new Strategic Priorities for Young People document and explores the impact that cuts … Continue reading

February 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

Leading the Youth Sector – What Do Young People Think?

In this week’s blog, Gill Millar from Regional Youth Work Unit at Learning South West looks at leadership challenges in the youth sector and making sure decisions are made with … Continue reading

November 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

How Old Is The Perfect Youth Worker?

In this week’s blog, Gill Millar from Regional Youth Work Unit at Learning South West explores what the perfect age for a youth worker is and looks at whether youth workers … Continue reading

October 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

Kids Company – One of a Kind

In this week’s blog, Gill Millar from Regional Youth Work Unit at Learning South West looks at the impact of Kids Company’s closure and the sudden interest the media currently has … Continue reading

August 21, 2015 · Leave a comment