NE1 Can, which superseded NE1’s Space2 initiative in 2016, is a project created by NE1 to secure employment opportunities for young people. NE1’s unique position allows it to bring together all of the city’s young people, its 1400 employers, a growing number of Newcastle schools and various employment providers.
NE1 Can provides job and apprenticeship opportunities, CV writing, mock interviews, site visits, and employment and further education advice.
NE1 Can is always seeking volunteers from organisations who are keen to support our activity. In addition to this we want to work with employers to schedule bespoke events and programmes of activity.
For further information or to find out how you can become involved in the programme please contact:
NE1 Business Network Manager
0191 211 3952
Established in 2012, Space2 was created by NE1. Its primary objective was to secure jobs for young people from Newcastle and provide a safe, welcoming environment where young people felt valued. Since launch, Space2 delivered significant results for its members.
- 50,000+ visits
- Over 3,000 regular members
- Over 300 young people in to employment, education and training
- £400 cost per placement compared to similar Government schemes which can cost up to £14,000
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