Boosting employability and progression success rates for Performing Arts students based on local employability needs.
Students will have a much clearer idea of the skills they need to develop in order to increase their chances of employment in the local and national performing arts sector/industry.
This will come from working more closely with local stakeholders and seeing how the skills being taught at College can be applied in a working environment within the Peterborough area.
This should benefit all students on the Performing Arts cohort – those who want to go into industry straight from FE, and those progressing to an industry-related course at HE.
The impact of the project will be measured by an increased number of FE Performing Arts students finding employment in the local performing arts sector, and also progressing to studying HE at UCP where they can develop their skills in relation to local employability needs.
Outcomes will include: