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Andrew uses his practical skills to make a better future for himself

Date Posted: Sep 13, 2017

When Andrew first visited Cornerstone’s joinery workshop he was an extremely disruptive school pupil. Now, after completing the DurhamWorks programme, he has been offered a paid apprenticeship with the charity.


And the BAFTA goes to... You? It could do!

Date Posted: Sep 07, 2017

Passionate about film and want to pursue a career in the film industry? Find out about Jack Drum Arts' Film Academy, coming soon.


Party Forever - Kieran's story

Date Posted: Sep 05, 2017

When Kieran left college he found it difficult to find a job. DurhamWorks offered him support with his interview skills, finding and applying for vacancies and now he’s getting social at Party Forever.


Leapfrog – Jump Start Your Future!

Date Posted: Sep 04, 2017

DurhamWorks Delivery partners Amacus are running a free course to help you get the job you want!


Funding helps permanent staff and an apprentice to exercise their skills

Date Posted: Aug 31, 2017

Funding from DurhamWorks has helped Crook Community Leisure to buy uniforms, equipment and training for new starters Ste, Josh and Natalie. Now the centre is improving both the health and job prospects of local people.


Complete this training and you could be offered a job!

Date Posted: Aug 24, 2017

DurhamWorks subcontractor Optimum Skills are running some fantastic training in September, with jobs available at the end of the course.


Engineering great working relationships

Date Posted: Aug 24, 2017

Family run engineering company A-Tech have drawn on the experience of DurhamWorks advisors, and received financial help to find a talented young draughts person.


2017 Achievement Awards

Date Posted: Aug 18, 2017

Achievement Awards 2017 celebrated the outstanding individuals and groups involved in DurhamWorks


Dame Kelly Holmes Trust

Date Posted: Aug 17, 2017

Check out our video from partners Dame Kelly Holmes Trust ahead of a series of motivational activities starting next month!


Stilt walking training helps Tom get back on his feet

Date Posted: Aug 16, 2017

When 17 year old Tom dropped out of sixth form college he started to doubt himself and became lonely. Jack Drum Arts’ DurhamWorks programme helped to build his confidence again and use his natural creative skills to find the right future for him.