Inspiring futures at the North East’s largest careers, jobs, skills and apprenticeship event
Tuesday 17th September 2019: 9:30am – 3pm and 4:30pm – 7pm
Wednesday 18th September 2019: 9:30am – 3pm
Skills North East is held at the Utilita Arena in Newcastle. It brings young people from the North East face-to- face with employers, training providers, colleges, universities and professional bodies. Free to attend, this event will raise aspirations, motivate and inspire the next generation using hands-on demonstrations and activities.
What’s on at Skills North East 2019
SKILLS NORTH EAST WILL BE A JAM-PACKED EVENT FULL OF INTERACTIVE, INSPIRING AND INFORMATIVE ACTIVITIES. THE EVENT WILL FEATURE HANDS-ON…
"Talking through options after year 11 was so helpful, my nerves and apprehensions turned into excitement and I'm looking forward to the future now."
Ellie Patterson (Walker Riverside Academy)
"Skills North East is an excellent opportunity for students to find out about the range of career pathways open to them."
Louise Gulliver (Group Leader at Park View School)
“A really insightful visit. Makes it really realistic. It was great speaking to real employers and people with actual experience, such as the RAF."
Andrew Harris (Parent)
“We found the event to be a fantastic way to have meaningful conversations, not only with students, but with their parents, carers and other influencers".
Future Me - NCOP
"Skills England events provides us with an invaluable opportunity to engage and inspire young people to pursue careers in Football and Futsal."
Newcastle United Foundation
“Very useful, gave me an insight into other options after GCSE's, what college is like. Giving a range of different universities too to get a feel for a possible future.”
Rachael Stevenson (Whitley Bay High School)