Graduates for business
We have the right graduate for you
Take advantage of our graduates’ emerging talent and ambition to benefit your business.
We have a successful track record of matching business needs with our graduate skills.
Graduates for business is an initiative aimed at helping graduates to get their foot on the first rung of the career ladder by assisting them in finding employment with locally based businesses.
Benefits to your business include:
- a subsidy to small to medium enterprises based in the North East
- access £135 per week for 12 weeks as salary support to employ a graduate
- a free recruitment service supporting the growth of local small to medium businesses.
To be eligible, you must be a Small and Medium-Sized Enterprise (SME) based in the North East.
Get the right graduate
Contact the Graduate Employability Team on 01642 384068, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you are a graduate... we have the right job for you
We aim to help graduates of all disciplines looking for their first step on the career ladder. Our team of dedicated placement officers will work closely with you to help secure your first graduate level position.
- for a career with real prospects
- for a great job opportunity
- for your first step on the career ladder.
Graduates for business is an initiative aimed at helping graduates to get their foot on the first rung of the career ladder by assisting them in finding employment with locally based businesses. Graduates can be placed on our register to be offered vacancies as and when they arise.
Find out more
This project is part financed by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), managed by the Department for Communities and Local Government. The ERDF Competitiveness Programme 2007-2013 is bringing over £300m into the North East to support innovation, enterprise and business support across the region.