The Archbishop of York Youth Trust


Keystage Four/ 16+ Award...

...The KS4/Post 16 Award focuses specifically on developing students’ leadership and character skills in preparation for life after school. Students explore how they can ‘be the change they want to see’ in their communities and practically make a difference through social action and volunteering. There are two versions of the Award:

  • Full Course - 6 modules / 69 GLH / Two years 

  • Short Course -  3 modules / 39 GLH / One or Two years

All session plans, resources and activities are provided with specialist team support on how to best deliver. The course develops the following leadership skills:


Communication & 



Problem Solving & 

Critical Thinking


Conflict Resolution & 

Managing Others


Coaching &

 Mentoring Others


Decision Making & Planning


Communication & Presentation

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