Port Vale are thrilled to announce the club has formed a new partnership with Visionary Individual Pathways (VIP Education).
Visionary Individual Pathways (VIP Education) is a family business that provides an independent education welfare service to schools and academies throughout Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire, Cheshire, and the West Midlands.
The company offers emotional and sport coaches, as well as a ‘Stop Gap’ provision, to young people who are struggling. These services provide the students with coaching to addresses the social, emotional, or mental health difficulties that they might be experiencing, so that they are more able to re-engage in the learning process of education.
Ritchie Bates, Port Vale’s Head of Commercial said: “I am very pleased that the club has formed a new partnership with VIP Education, and that the company will now be featuring in the 20/21 season’s programme.
“Since Carol bought the club, working with local companies has been very important to Vale and the work that VIP Education do for the community is truly commendable, therefore I am looking forward to watching this partnership prosper”.
Matt Hogg, the Director of Visionary Individual Pathways said: “We are absolutely delighted to be featuring in the Port Vale programme, for the upcoming season. Here at VIP Education, we fully support the club’s commitment to the local community.
“As a local business who are helping to support local schools with all of their education welfare needs, and vulnerable children in our Stop Gap provision, we feel this is a natural Partnership”.