Are you interested in trying something different to help you get a job?

If you are aged 15-29 years, live in Hartlepool, Middlesbrough, Redcar & Cleveland or Stockton-On-Tees and are not currently in education, employment, training or learning then you could take part in our INSPIRE programme.

The programme which is part of the Youth Employment Initiative Tees Valley Pathways programme and experience a unique combination of fire fighting activities with job search and employment related skills.

  • 6 week programme
  • Includes 3 days and 2 nights residential
  • One to One Support
  • Participants work towards gaining a BTEC Award in Fire & Rescue Services in the Community
  • Benefits are NOT affected

The Tees Valley Pathways Programme will support 8,698 young people aged 15 to 29 across the Tees Valley who are unemployed or inactive with the aim of progressing them into Education, Employment, Training or Self-Employment.

The programme is delivered by a consortium of organisations from the Public, Private and Voluntary Sector. The overall contract value is £25.38m with £9.52m from European Social Fund, £9.52m from Youth Employment Initiative and £6.34 of Match Funding. It is part-funded by the European Social Fund and supported under the Youth Employment Initiative.

For more information contact call us on 01429 872311 or email Kelly McNeill, Youth Engagement Manager kmcneill@clevelandfire.gov.uk