Find out what your options are after leaving school.
We’ve brought together information on all the alternatives to help you make your decision.
Latest information from government
Young people in the North East will have access to additional support from government as part its ‘Plan for Jobs’ targeted at reducing the impact of COVID-19. Latest information and announcements from government can be found below.
The Kickstart Scheme is a six-month paid job with a local employer, funded by the Government. It provides a fully funded opportunity for young people to gain experience of working in some of Britain’s most exciting companies. Find out more here.
For young people aged 18-19, Government will fund you for an additional programme of study of high value level 2 and 3 qualifications for up to a year, from September 2020, if they cannot find employment or work-based training. Find out more here.