Cultural Services

Removing the Barriers to Working with Teenagers

This workshop looks at how to engage successfully with teenagers, creating a firm foundation for effective outreach and sustainable participation.

    Course Overview:

    • Popular mutual misconceptions

    • Exploring your target group

    • Benefits of consultation with your market

    • Importance of partnership working

    • Taking your colleagues with you – changes to implement at local level


    One day.


    • Greater understanding of barriers to successful engagement with teenagers.

    • Creation of strategies to remove barriers and deliver relevant services to teenagers.

    • Identification of actions to implement this within your specific setting.

    “More aware of ways of engaging young people without inflicting adultism. Enjoyable, informative, thought provoking. Makes me realise how much there is to do.”
    Jane Humm – Luton Cultural Services

    Who should attend:

    Frontline library, museum and gallery staff

    Contact Jigsaw@work on: Tel: +44 (0) 1924 864444    Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)