NE1 Can

Raising Aspiration and Ambition.

A programme of engagement and events bringing together cross-sector businesses, education and youth providers across the city and wider region to deliver real life careers advice, insight and inspiration whilst raising aspiration and ambition across our workforce of tomorrow.

Facilitating over forty events per annum, NE1 CAN works to deliver three key objectives:

1. Helping young people understand what careers are available

2. Helping young people understand what careers are available here in the North East

3. Helping young people understand how to get there

Our events enable employers to have constructive conversations with employees of the future providing the opportunity to break down barriers, discuss employability skills and to take learning out of the classroom into the real world of work.

Key Achievements

63 Education providers engaged

20 Youth providers engaged

3,781 Young people have attended events

7,342 Employer interactions provided, in line with Gatsby Benchmarks

Available Downloads

You can download our NE1 Can programme here.

Quotes

“AS A BUSINESS IT IS IMPORTANT FOR US TO CONNECT WITH THE WIDER COMMUNITY. WE CAN LEARN A LOT FROM THESE EVENTS AND THEY CAN HELP TO SHAPE THE FUTURE OF GO NORTH EAST.”

John Booth, Recruitment and Training Manager, Go North East

Download our 2019-2024 Business Proposal

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