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DurhamWorks is a partnership project between Durham County Council and 9 organisations working together to support young people who are not in education, employment or training.

We can give you information, support and guidance that will help you find opportunities near to you. We check through hundreds of job and apprenticeship opportunities and can find out what courses and training are available for you too.

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The Big Event with New College Durham & DurhamWorks

Date Posted: Aug 16, 2019

On the 20th August at 10am, New College Durham will be hosting a fun day for all Y11 students who have signed up to start in September.

On the day, there will be a number of FREE activities all students can take part in, including a climbing wall, archery and a synchronized light cone game called ‘Game of Cones’.

Prospective students will have the opportunity to talk to college staff about the courses plus they will have the opportunity to register with DurhamWorks who can support them with their transition to college.

This is the perfect opportunity for students to come along during the qui...


CSCS Course to run in Consett

Date Posted: Aug 05, 2019

Are you aged 16-24, living in County Durham and not in education, employment or training?

If so, you can enrol on to Groundworks CSCS course.

The course is running over 5 sessions and will consist of Level 1 Health & Safety revision and test, CSCS test and CSCS card for FREE.

Spaces are limited, so to get booked in, contact : Michelle Rimmer on 07909 231 894

Glenroyd House, Medomsley Road, Consett, DH8 5HL

Course starts on 19/08/2019

Times: 10AM - 4PM


DurhamWorks for Employers


Are you looking to expand your team?

We can help you find passionate and talented young people that are well suited to your business. We can offer support and advice on apprenticships , training and recruitment.

DurhamWorks helps employers access the many rewards of employing young people.

Recruiting 16 to 24-year-olds can positively impact on everything from performance and productivity to growth, innovation and morale.

With DurhamWorks it's really simple too. Support and funding may be available to ensure you find the ideal person for your business.

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