In the UK, 10,711 young people completed the Team programme in 2014/15:
- 75% of young people on Team complete our Employment, Teamwork and Community Skills qualification
- Most young people find that taking part in the programme builds their team working skills (97%), confidence (95%) and motivation (90%)
- 89% percent find the qualification they gained on Team helpful in getting a job or joining a course.
Young people also reported improvements to their self-esteem and wellbeing – with 92% of past participants surveyed feeling better about themselves, 84% feeling better with their life, and 87% feeling able to achieve more in life.
Key to the success of the programme are the effective systems for recruiting and supporting delivery partners, with robust team leader training. The Team model is effective and sustainable in turning young lives around, providing the framework for a significant personal development journey which helps to turn many young lives around.