We're here for you(th)

If you are a young person looking to find out more about relevant activities and opportunities with us, then look no further.

Young person at Lea Bridge Young person at Lea Bridge

Here at the Trust, we're advocates for the power of youth.

We know that you care about key societal issues.

We know that you are motivated and passionate.

We know that you need more opportunities to drive positive change, develop your employability and connect with other like-minded young people.

That's why we're comitted to working alongside you to co-create clear pathways of opportunities, so you can try different activities, take on various roles and benefit from time spent by water.

“Over my time volunteering at Canal & River Trust, I’ve become more confident with everything I do and say.

Hazel, Young Leader

Youth leadership is central to all that we do

By putting you in the driving seat and responding to your ideas and priorities, we have developed activities and projects that benefit you.

Whether that be developing your skills and employability, driving social action, or improving your health & wellbeing.

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These are just some of the opportunities you can get involved in:

  • our brand new Fellowship programme
  • careers events
  • work experience
  • traineeships
  • apprenticeships
  • mentoring
  • graduate placemennts
  • volunteering

Last date edited: 18 October 2021