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Michael goes full circle, helping other young people into work

Date Posted: Apr 11, 2018

Michael was unemployed and unsure what to do next. Now, after some support and guidance from DurhamWorks, he’s working as a tutor , helping other young people to improve their maths and English skills and become work ready.


April RAW Digital Training courses

Date Posted: Apr 03, 2018

The RAW Digital Talent Programme includes **free** courses across County Durham, giving young people the chance to increase their skill-set, enhance their CV and gain an insight into the fastest growing industry in the region!


Eboni's Story

Date Posted: Mar 27, 2018

17-year-old Eboni’s lack of qualifications was holding her back from finding a job. Completing DurhamWorks training gave her the opportunity to prove herself and now she’s excelling in her Customer Services Apprenticeship.


Andy's story

Date Posted: Mar 20, 2018

Andy has ADHD and went to a school for pupils with special educational needs before moving onto a training course, which he didn’t enjoy. DurhamWorks supported him to find an apprenticeship that he really enjoys.


Guaranteed Social Care Interview

Date Posted: Mar 20, 2018

Cornforth Partnership are offering a guaranteed interview as part of their new course, starting on Monday 26 March!


Daniel's story

Date Posted: Mar 13, 2018

Daniel has complex special needs, which have affected his education in the past. DurhamWorks helped to find a tailor-made Traineeship which met all of his needs.


New DigiWorks courses

Date Posted: Mar 09, 2018

Want to learn how to use technology and social media to improve your chances of getting a job or apprenticeship?


Want to work in an office?

Date Posted: Mar 08, 2018

Derwentside College are offering a 13 day programme to prepare you for an apprenticeship or job as a professional administrator.


International Women's Day 2018

Date Posted: Mar 07, 2018

DurhamWorks with Raw Digital are holding an event to celebrate International Women’s Day 2018 and women in industry.


Steve's story

Date Posted: Mar 06, 2018

Steve spent time in care when he was younger and has health conditions, including Diabetes, as well as low self-esteem and confidence. He struggled with school, but with support from DurhamWorks has not only enrolled in college, but showed such ability that he has moved to a higher level course.