Game Changer is a £5.6 million project funded by The National Lottery Community Fund and European Social Fund (ESF) which will run until March 2023 designed to support 1814 young people aged 15 to 24 across Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. Cornwall Marine Network work with the marine sector to innovate and strategically work towards a step change within the sector by working with young people.
Cornwall Marine Network works with the marine sector to innovate and strategically work towards a step change within the sector by working with young people. We practically influence and enable employers to create and increase the range of interactions and opportunities for young people to explore the sector and create pathways to employment and careers.
Game Changer is a programme to support young people aged 15 to 24 who are not in education, training or employment to overcome the complex challenges they face; understand their individual aptitudes, passions and interests; develop skills and experiences. The project gives young people exposure to a range of sectors and we are the sector lead for marine.
Through the project CMN delivers:
- Taster days
- Work Experience
- Water based social and team building days
- Employer engagement
- Employer site visits
- Progression routes into jobs and apprenticeships
CMN has currently supported 750 young people on the project