Summer internships to give pupils a taste of work

A summer internship scheme is Barnsley is set to give 14 and 15-year-olds a first taste of the world of work.

The project is for young peple living in the Darton, Old Town and St Helens areas, and will see up to 60 students taking part in two week internships.

They will spend the first week in employability workshops before going on to work in fields such as design and engineering, and medical and veterinary.