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Amber Valley & Erewash Employer & Schools Engagement Event

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Erewash Valley Golf Club

Golf Club Road

Stanton by Dale

DE7 4QR

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The event aims to highlight opportunities and strengthen relationships between local schools and employers. A series of presentations will take place followed by discussions to explore new ways of bridging the gap and increasing awareness of what’s on offer in the world of work, both for schools and businesses looking to develop their existing workforce. This will provide delegates the opportunity to gain new information and develop partnership activities to address the challenges of the local skills agenda.

It will bring together all parties to discuss what the issues are and to draw on the sector representative’s influence to look to develop actions which can address these issues.

Through collaborative thinking the event will seek to develop solutions that achieve everyone’s aims / aspirations.

Registration with breakfast starts at 8:00am (please state any dietary requirements at the time of booking)

Introduction and Welcome - Ian Greenaway - MTM Products Limited (Chair)

Presentations:
• Careers & Enterprise Company: National & Local Picture – Maddy Casey (Enterprise Coordinator)
• Ofsted: Importance of Employer Engagement – Julie Ashton (Senior HMI)
• Employer’s views: Preparing young people to the world of work – David Leighton-Berry (Eurocell)
• Careers Local: – Lianna Law (Grant Development & Monitoring officer)
• Apprenticeships (High & Degree level) – Jenny McGeehan (High & Degree Apprenticeship Officer)
• Panel: Questions & Answers

Interactive session:
In small groups there will be an opportunity to discuss how to increase awareness of the world of work.
• Focus on understanding the issues/barriers when preparing and engaging young people
• Discuss collaboratively what are the solutions
• Explore actions to implement solutions

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