are championing a 12-week training initiative in partnership with Jobcentre Plus, the National Apprenticeship Service and Tyne Metropolitan College, to train long-term unemployed candidates up to NVQ Level 2 standard.
As one of Business & Enterprise North East's portfolio of companies since 2009, Alastair MacColl, chief executive, comments on the success of the NEEC
With his business savvy and her equine expertise, they went into partnership and formed the NEEC
team member, Les Howard, is project manager for this initiative and he is working with NEP project director Rod Varley.
Speedy Chef", developed and funded in partnership with the NEEC
, Jobcentre Plus, the Apprenticeship Service, local colleges and participating employers, aims to fill the huge skills shortage when it comes to recruiting trained, committed commis chefs within the hospitality sector.
Dr Howard Forrest is chief executive of the NEEC
, which works with partner agencies to create routes back to work for the long-term unemployed.
Tobias was very impressed with how responsive the NEEC
is to employer demand.
Chief executive of the NEEC
Howard Forrest said: "We are looking at around 125,000 people who are not actively seeking work but are capable of working with some assistance.
Paul Cuskin, NEEC
strategic director, said: "The health helpline is a free service offering small businesses instant advice and support for employees experiencing ill health.
Dr Howard Forrest, from Hexham, has been hired by the NEEC
, which works to create ways back to work for the long term jobless.
acquisition of the remaining equity in NEEC
(water treatment and
Established as one of 10 UK Employer Coalitions, the NEEC
has successfully integrated welfare to work employer engagement expertise to Business Enterprise North East.