What is the Young Leaders Award?
The Young Leaders Award is a unique active citizenship programme which empowers young people to make a difference in their local community. Designed to form part of the school curriculum, the Young Leaders Award offers an exciting opportunity for young people to engage in new learning experiences, discover the benefits of volunteering, and grow in leadership, character, and key life skills.
The Award is based around a character called Archie Bishop, who hasn’t had the easiest background. However, through his involvement with the Youth Trust, he has turned his life around and is passionate about serving his community, changing the world and encouraging other children to do the same!
The Award is a combination of classroom based learning and learning outside of the classroom, as well as