Finalist

The partnership between Blaenau Gwent Youth Service and Ebbw Fawr Learning Community is characterised by a shared trust in each other’s working practices, enabling the partners to develop innovative and creative activities and learning techniques. 

The pupils involved in the partnership have a voice in the way they learn and as a result they show real commitment to moving forward and engage well with their learning. 

The high levels of trust, mutual respect and shared vision between the youth service and the school makes this possible. Blaenau Gwent Youth Service show how committed and caring professionals, in a partnership environment, can inspire and support young people to grow.