NE1 Can is all about youth employment over the long-term. We bring real-life employers and young people together so that the next generation are as equipped as possible.
NE1’s unique position allows it to support its 1400 employers across the City to engage with a growing number of schools across the region and youth providers.
NE1 Can supports members to engage with young people in a tailored and meaningful way to support their business needs from a talent and skills perspective.
We facilitate business-led workshops, hands on workplace experiences and a range of quality employer encounters. In addition to this we are able to offer young people 1:1 information, advice and guidance.
For further information or to find out how you can become involved in the programme please contact:
NE1 Business Network Manager
0191 235 7099
Key stats since launching in November 2016:
- 800+ young people from 28 schools across the region and 11 youth providers.
- 80 employer-led events delivered across 8 industry sectors
- 900+ pro-bono hours dedicated by over 190 employees
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