Our Economic Development team can help support you with a wide range of workforce issues.
We work with partners and educational establishments to provide apprenticeships and traineeships for local young people.
If you are a business in the North East Derbyshire District and would like free one-to-one support in recruiting an apprentice, including funding, please contact Jane Weston, Employment and Skills Officer, on 07866 681601.
We support developers and employers with recruiting local people, the provision of local companies within the supply chain and connecting them with schools, colleges and universities.
If you are looking to recruit either a graduate or an intern, our Economic Development team can support you with this too:
There are a range of initiatives that businesses can access to support with both recruitment and workforce development and our Economic Development team can help you with this. A great example of the local support is the RISE programme (www.risescr.co.uk) which has supported local businesses and recruited two graduates (.pdf | 2mb).
North East Derbyshire businesses can promote their vacancies on the Sheffield City Region Jobs Board which is a free facility to support businesses find and retain talented and locally based employees
If you are looking to reduce your workforce, our Economic Development team can work with you to ensure your staff are supported to find alternative employment, and any other support they may need.
These are an invaluable way of motivating and giving young people a real life experience in the world of work. Unemployed people also benefit from these.
If you would like to offer a work experience placement for either a student or an unemployed person, get in touch with our Economic Development team.
Upskilling your workforce is a great way to improve your productivity. Our team can help you the right training provider and course, as well as any financial support that may be available.
If you are an employer in the North East Derbyshire district and would like free one-to-one support with workforce training, including funding, please contact Jane Weston, Employment and Skills Officer, on 07866 681601.