Apprenticeship starts: falling for under 19’s

This data is taken from the DfE November release The latest figures from the Department for Education show that 393,400 […]


Youth Employment UK’s Annual Impact Report – Preparing Young People for the World of Work

On 21st November Youth Employment UK held its Annual Impact Report at WorldSkills UK LIVE in Birmingham. Findings are detailed […]


UK labour market statistics

Young people not in education, employment or training (NEET), UK: November 2019

ONS NEET key statistics for July to September 2019 There were 800,000 young people (aged 16 to 24 years) in […]


Youth Friendly Employer of the Year 2019 Awards Announced at WorldSkills UK LIVE

On 21st November Youth Employment UK held its Annual Impact & Youth Friendly Employer of the Year Awards Celebration at […]


A Manifesto for Youth Employment

This summer Youth Employment UK began work on our Manifesto for Youth Employment, bringing together our youth network, a range […]


UK labour market statistics

Latest UK Labour Market And Youth Employment Statistics November 2019

The latest ONS Labour Market Overview shows the UK employment rate was estimated at 76.0%; 0.5 percentage points higher than […]


Do young people currently have the building blocks for a healthy future?

In October 2019, the Institute for Employment Studies (IES) released the “Young People’s Future Health Inquiry: The quality of work […]


Why it’s important for young people to vote in the next general election

Thousands of new British citizens and 18-year-olds will vote for the first time on 12 December, meaning they can play […]


UK labour market statistics

Latest UK Labour Market And Youth Employment Statistics: October 2019

The latest ONS Labour Market Overview shows the UK employment rate was estimated at 75.9%, higher than a year earlier […]


Youth Employment UK appointed McDonald’s Youth Opportunity partner

We are thrilled to announce that McDonald’s has chosen Youth Employment UK to be their UK partner to support their […]