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Skills Shortages in the UK Economy

The Edge Foundation have launched the 4th bulletin highlighting the challenges and opportunities around skills and employment across the UK. […]

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Youth Employment UK’s Laura Gibbon on barriers to youth employment: Channel 5 news

One key barrier to employment for young people is that they often don’t know what skills they need or what […]

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Work Experience Webinar for employers: developing a work experience strategy

Free work experience webinar for employers – listen to the webinar and download the presentation to gain insights for making […]

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APPG for Youth Affairs – ‘No Time To Waste’ Securing Vital Services for Young People

A new cross-party report calls for the Government to act now to secure essential services to keep young people safe […]

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Latest UK Labour Market And Youth Employment Statistics for March 2019

See the latest youth employment figures and UK labour market statistics for March 2019. The latest ONS data shows the […]

We are recruiting!

We are recruiting for two new positions to join our team here at Youth Employment UK. Now hiring… Policy and […]

Earnings for recent graduates are on the rise

Median earnings for recent graduates increased in 2016/17, with graduate earnings increasing to £19,900 1-3 years after graduating, and £23,300 […]

Breaking Into News Competition with AMAZING Prizes for Budding Journalists

Recently left education and want a helping hand into a broadcast journalism career – with mentoring from top ITV News […]

Youth Employment UK & SLQ partnership announcement

We are pleased to announce a partnership between SLQ and Youth Employment UK aiming to develop an accredited pathway of Young Professional […]

Government Consultation on Post-16 Qualifications

The Government has today opened the consultation on the review of post-16 qualifications at level 3 and below in England. […]

Recruitment: Young people don’t want gimmicks

Youth employment experts Youth Employment UK reveal top tips for future talent recruitment and youth engagement. Top of the list: […]