Youth unemployment in Newcastles varies between 20% and 25%, to tackle this YMCA Newcastle provides a range of employability support services to support Newcastle’s young people to secure employment.

Employability support is available at both YMCA SPACE2… and YMCA Walker. We offer;

  • CV writing and job application sessions
  • Interview preparation and mock interviews
  • Work experience and volunteering opportunities
  • Volunteering course
  • Duke of Edinburgh Award

We help identify and overcome any barriers young people may have to accessing training, education and employment and then support them to achieve their end goals. We can provide in-house volunteering opportunties or assist with applications for work experience. For more information, please contact us.