The North East Local Enterprise Partnership’s (North East LEP) Senior Economist, Victoria Sutherland, has commented on today’s regional labour market statistics, released by the Office for National Statistics.
Northumberland College is planning to invest in state-of-the-art health care facilities to challenge the growing skills gap in the health and social care sector across the region, as part of a multi-million-pound investment programme. The Health Hub, which will be located at the College’s Ashington campus, will comprise a hospital ward, treatment room, sluice area […]
I’ve just returned from my latest visit to the North East to see, in person, the impact the North East Ambition Career Benchmarks: Primary Pilot is having in our participating schools. I can’t believe the first term has finished and we are well into term two! It was fantastic to see how the programme is […]
03-07 February sees the arrival of National Apprenticeship Week, putting this important route to employment in the spotlight.
A report from the Education and Employers charity has called for more to be done to tackle an 'aspiration-reality disconnect' between the career ambitions of young people, and the jobs available.
The North East Local Enterprise Partnership (North East LEP), has commented on today’s regional labour market statistics, released by the Office for National Statistics. The data covers both the North East LEP and Tees Valley LEP areas and is for the August to October 2019 quarter. In addition, Annual Population Survey data for the period […]
The North East Local Enterprise Partnership (North East LEP) has announced three new appointments to its Board. Founder and MD for Fusion PR Creative, John McCabe, and TSG Marine Operations Director, Erika Leadbeater, replace outgoing Board members David Land and Farooq Hakim. Carol Botten, Chief Executive of VONNE (Voluntary Organisations’ Network North East) also joins […]
Durham University, in partnership with Durham Sixth Form Centre, will open a new flagship Mathematics School in 2022 to help raise attainment in mathematics and other STEM subject across the North East.
Sunderland Software City, which supports digital and tech businesses to grow and become sustainable, is part of the North East Digital for Growth Workforce delivery group. We spoke to Jill McKinney, Head of Skills and Training at Sunderland Software City, about how the working group is addressing the complexity of the digital skills gap and […]
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