Resources Skills North East 2019


As an organisation or visitor wanting to support Skills North East, we want to make sure you have everything you need to promote or prepare for the event.



You can help promote the event to schools, colleges, families and to your wider community. All we ask is that you spread the word about our event through any of the following:

Share our event details with your contacts, upload our details on to your website and social media and try displaying posters and leaflets across your sites.

Download the marketing toolkit (Coming Soon)
Download the poster (Coming Soon)
Download the leaflet (Coming Soon)

Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat to engage online or simply repost/retweet. Don’t forget to use our event hashtag: #CareerGoals.

Why not share some of the below pre-written social media messages along with our social media postcard:

  • Visit @SkillsEngland North East for info on job opportunities for ages 14-19. #CareerGoals 17/18 September, Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle
  • Aged 14-19? Don’t miss Skills North East 17/18 Sept, @ArenaNewcastle, and find out what your future may hold. @SkillsEngland #CareerGoals
  • 14-19? Living in the North East? Visit @SkillsEngland Skills NorthEast 17/18 Sept for job ideas & the chance to talk to experts #CareerGoals
  • Aged 14-19? Don’t miss Skills North East 2018 @SkillsEngland to find out what your future might be! 17/18 Sept @ArenaNewcastle #CareerGoals

For any marketing queries please email:


Classroom resources

As a group attending Skills North East, we want to make sure you have everything you need to plan your visit and gain the most from the time at the event.

These resources contain helpful and important information, and downloadable materials to share with your students and other staff attending the event. Recent research shows that: positive impacts can be expected to be optimised when young people are well prepared for careers events and undertake follow up activities after the activity (Education and Employers Taskforce: July 2017).

The events team are here to help, so feel free to call 01823 362800 and ask us any questions or queries.

Group Visit Guidelines (coming soon)

Lesson plan (coming soon)

Student Worksheets

Download the sample risk assessment

From the Careers and Enterprise Company:

Offer and Ask – Enterprise Adviser Network leaflet


Exhibitor resources

All exhibitors will be sent an Exhibitor Manual which contains essential information for the event, including:

– Electrics, furniture and AV order forms
– Risk assessment to complete
– Event access times
– Venue and parking details

Please note the Exhibitor Manual is emailed to all booked exhibitors 8 weeks prior to the event taking place. Any organisations who have booked to exhibit after this time will receive the Exhibitor Manual following their confirmation of booking.

In the meantime you can take a look through the Guide to Exhibiting brochure which will give you some handy hints and tips on planning your stand, marketing your presence at the event and following up.

Also, if you need some inspiration on how to make your stand more interactive, then please click here to download our How to Get Interactive document.

If you are expecting your Exhibitor Manual but haven’t received it or if you have any other enquiries about your booking, please contact your Event Organiser :

Natasha Creighton
Tel : 01823 362800