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DurhamWorks is a partnership project between Durham County Council and 16 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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Latest News

An extra pair of hands for House of Hair

Date Posted: Nov 10, 2017

Hair and beauty salon owner Claire received financial help to employ Morgan as an apprentice through DurhamWorks. The funding is covering the cost of Morgan’s training until she can start bringing in her own paying customers.


Jobs In Warehousing, Production and Industrial Cleaning

Date Posted: Nov 08, 2017

DurhamWorks subcontractor Optimum Skills have more great training opportunities for November, with jobs available at the end of the courses. They’re helping businesses across County Durham to find and train staff for roles in Warehousing, Production and Industrial Cleaning.


Anna’s Story

Date Posted: Nov 06, 2017

23 year old Anna had successfully battled a drug addiction and was working at a drug and alcohol recovery organisation when she was made redundant.


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

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