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Wirral Youth Theatre and Youth Arts

Wirral Youth Theatre and Youth Arts (WYT) provides a dynamic multi media participatory arts provision for young people in Wirral. WYT has a long history of providing high quality participatory arts with young people across Wirral and now offers an even wider range of opportunities for young people including:

  • A wide range of participative arts including dance, drama, music, technical theatre and new media
  • Peer education training and work placements
  • Work-based training in a professional theatre setting
  • Accredited training including OCN, V50 and ARTS AWARD
  • Outreach provision in Youth Hubs, Youth Clubs and with a range of other youth based organisations
  • Issue-based touring theatre for youth projects and schools
  • External commissions
  • DVD and resource packs for professionals

All this work is underpinned by National Youth Work Standards and the objectives of Every Child Matters which aims to ensure that young people are healthy, stay safe, enjoy and achieve, make a positive contribution and achieve social and economic well-being. Excellent partnerships have been developed with other statutory and voluntary services for young people, to allow us to reach the broadest range of young people and best meet their needs.

Contact Name: 
Caron Drucker
Type of Organisation: 
Public
Which categories would you like your organisation listed under: 
Arts and Crafts
Music and Film
Hobbies and Interests
Health and Wellbeing
Performing Arts
Email Address: 
carondrucker@wirral.gov.uk
What Policy and Procedure does your organisation have?
Do you have a child protection/safeguarding policy?: 
Yes
Do you have an equal opportunities policy?: 
Yes
Do all staff and volunteers have an up-to-date CRB check?: 
Yes
Does your organisation fully comply with data protection regulations?: 
Yes
Does your organisation have a health and safety policy?: 
Yes
Do you have public liability insurance cover?: 
Yes
Do you have a complaints procedure for service users?: 
Yes
Affiliations/accreditations held by organisation
Sport England Clubmark: 
No
First Aid Course: 
Yes
Other: 
Yes
Other affiliation/accreditation : 
Arts Award (Arts Council), Open College
Do you have any experience of working with young people with the following disabilities: 
ADHD
Moderate Learning Disability
Severe Learning Disability
Auditory Impairment
Visual Impairment
Physical Disability
Complex Health Needs
Challenging Behaviour
Other
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Wirral Youth Theatre/Youth Arts
PILGRIM STREET ARTS CENTRE
(The Old) Gilbrook Primary School
1 Pilgrim Street
Birkenhead
Wirral
CH41 5EH

0151 647 3160

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