Northern Training Academy Traineeships

Traineeships are education and training programmes focused on giving 19 -24 year olds the skills and experience needed to succeed in a future career.

A traineeship is a free government skills development programme that includes a work placement, where trainees are taught skills to improve their chances of getting an apprenticeship or a job.

North West Works 4 U Job Fair

North West Works 4 U is a free Digital Job Fair Event, being held on Tuesday 6th, Wednesday 7th and Thursday 8th April from 11am to 3pm.

Apprenticeships with Cumbria County Council

Cumbria County Council have many fantastic apprenticeship opportunities available to start in Autumn 2021.

The council will be offering support, advice and guidance throughout March, April and May to help you decide on what apprenticeship is right for you, and will be hosting a series of live events.

Opportunities with Kier

Kier Highways currently have a position available in the Penrith area for an aspiring Structural Engineer.

Cumbria Unitarisation Consultation

The Government is consulting on proposals to change the way local government is organised in Cumbria, from the current system of a county council and six district councils to a system of a unitary council or councils.

Energus Virtual Cyber Skills Open Evening

Are you looking to be part of the Cyber Security workforce of the future? Energus are hosting a virtual Cyber Skills Open Evening on Thursday 18th March 2021, 6pm-7.30pm.

Apprenticeships with United Utilities

Applications for United Utilities apprenticeship programme are open and will start in September 2021.

The closing date for applications is 7 March 2021.

Exciting series of Cumbria Future Leaders Your Future.Here events

The first Cumbria Future Leaders Your Future.Here online event for this year will be taking place on Thursday 25th February 5pm-7pm. The event will include a session on developing your personal brand, as well as a career insight Q&A. For further details and to book a place, please click here.

National Careers Week 1st-6th March 2021

National Careers Week (NCW) is a celebration of
careers guidance and free resources in education
across the UK. The aim is to provide a focus for
careers guidance activity at an important stage in the
academic calendar to help support young people
leaving education.