From youth care, preparation for working life and vocational training until job placement

We enable self-development

Außenansicht vom Hauptgebäude des bbw Südhessen – im Vordergrund laufen drei Jugendliche vorbei.

Opening up new prospects for youths with special needs, accompanying them from school to working life, individually promoting their personal development and strengthening their employability – all this constitutes the aim and purpose of Berufsbildungswerk Südhessen or bbw for short, located in Karben just north of Frankfurt am Main.

We offer career guidance, preparation for working life and vocational training in more than 30 occupations, in addition to assisted living and support for personal and social education. We also accompany our graduates during their first steps into working life. As experts in vocational education, we also support companies with recruiting and offer on-target solutions for all areas of company-based vocational training.

Our services for young persons with special needs

  • Vocational orientation for Year 11 / 10th grade secondary school pupils (“Haupt-“, “Gesamt-“ and “Förderschule”)
  • Vocational preparation for youths with special needs
  • Vocational training in over 30 occupations offered to young persons with disabilities, mental illnesses, social disadvantages or autism spectrum disorders.
  • Support and care by teams of professionals in education, psychology and medicine.
  • Leisure education and personal and social education on-site or in nearby residential communities.
  • Stationary residential youth care with our project “WeltRäume – Hilfen zur Erziehung”
  • Job placement and help for transitioning into working life

Our services for training companies

  • Recruiting of skilled workers and trainees.
  • Mentoring for integrated vocational training (“VAmB”) or cooperative training.
  • Consulting in the areas of recruiting and human resources, support for selecting and qualifying trainees or apprentices and for finding appropriate employees by our division “neue akademie für berufliche Bildung”

Berufsbildungswerk Südhessen is a future-orientated and modern education service provider focussing on individuals. Our offers are specifically targeted on strengthening and bringing together young persons with special needs, job market players, cost bearers (rehabilitation and youth welfare offices) and commercial and industrial companies.

If you would like to ask us further questions or need specific information, please reach out to us via phone or e-mail and we will be glad to advise you. Please also consider our monthly information events to get a first-hand impression of our premises and services.

We look forward to hearing from you!

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