Active inclusion

Increasing levels of economic activity in our economy requires interventions targeted at those individuals with multiple barriers to employment, who are furthest from the labour market.

50+ workforce retrain, regain, retain

We aim to reduce inactivity levels in our 50+ workforce. A particular focus for the employability and inclusion programme is to support those older workers who wish to re-enter the labour force [...]

Youth employment

Complementing our ambitious skills programme, coherent pathways for the most vulnerable and disadvantaged young people are required to help them to move into education, training and employment [...]

Fit and well for work

Following through on the recommendations of ‘Health and Wealth: Closing the Gap in the North East’ by the North East Combined Authority and the NHS, partners will develop a range of approaches [...]