Dynamo Careers Event - 'Get into IT'

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Burnside Business and Enterprise College

St Peter's Road

Wallsend

NE28 7LQ

United Kingdom

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Dynamo North East, in partnership with North Tyneside Learning Trust, are delighted to host a CPD networking event at Burnside Business and Enterprise College. The event will be held in a relaxed and supportive environment for teachers, careers advisors and providers of IT curriculum and careers guidance support services.

The session will be led by members of the Dynamo skills cluster and representatives from the recruitment industry to discuss the changes in demand for technical skills and the expertise needed by businesses in the region. They will also be able to help you increase your understanding of what an IT or Tech job entails. You may be surprised by what you already know but haven't made that link!


Did you know….

  • There are currently over 3,300 vacancies within IT organisations in the North East?
  • There are 33,000 people employed in IT within the North East?
  • There are 1,300 IT employers in the region?
  • IT apprenticeships are available now within the North East for 16-19yr olds?
  • In the North East IT jobs include gaming, coding, designing government IT systems and more?
  • People working in IT and Digital earn more than their peers?


Why you should attend?

  • Opportunity to meet with people supporting curriculum development and delivery who you might not otherwise have the chance to meet
  • Learn more about the North East’s IT & Tech network – the profile of career opportunities
  • Increase understanding of what an IT or Tech job entails
  • Opportunity for schools and advisors to share ideas and ask questions around engaging more with the sector
  • Meet local IT & Tech employers and employees


There will also be lots of opportunity to network and chat to those working in the IT industry. There will be an Employers Zone with interactive activities and demos.

Exhibitor details to follow soon.


Programme

4.00pm - Tea, coffee & exhibition

4.30pm - Introduction from the Dynamo team

4.45pm - Welcome from North Tyneside Learning Trust

4.55pm - Introduction on jobs, skills and companies in the North East

5.30pm - Networking/Workshop

6.15pm - Summary

6.30pm - Finish


We look forward to seeing you there!

@dynamonortheast

#GetintoIT, #dynamocareers

  • There are currently over 3,300 vacancies within IT organisations in the North East?
  • There are 33,000 people employed in IT within the North East?
  • There are 1,300 IT employers in the region
  • IT apprenticeships are available now within the North East for 16-19yr olds
  • In the North East IT jobs include gaming, coding, designing government IT systems and more?
  • People working in IT and Digital earn more than their peers


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Location

Burnside Business and Enterprise College

St Peter's Road

Wallsend

NE28 7LQ

United Kingdom

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Organiser Dynamo North East

Organiser of Dynamo Careers Event - 'Get into IT'

Dynamo is an industry-led initiative with the core mission to ‘Grow the North East IT Economy’ through collaboration and innovation. We are a voice for the sector regionally and nationally; generating ‘noise’ to promote the region as a hotspot for IT/digital business.

With over 150 members, we are made up of IT organisations, large local corporate employers, consultants, technology hubs, education providers, local government and suppliers to the industry. We rely on the support of our region’s organisations to help us achieve regional IT growth, promote the North East externally, develop skills and education and support regional research and development.

We are passionate about our region and our sector and we work to ensure they both prosper.

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