A new business advisor has been appointed to help small and medium-sized businesses grow.
Generation NE has appointed six advisors to help in the region, with Barbara Clark helping those in North Tyneside.
Each advisor will be based in their local community working directly with businesses to offer one-to-one advice and a tailor-made package of business support services.Generation NE’s Mark Stamper
She will offer a tailored and impartial service that will allow companies to make connections with the next generation of the region;s workforce.
Over the next three years the programme aims to increase sustainable employment opportunities for up to 2,000 young people aged 17 to 24.
Generation NE’s Mark Stamper said: “Our business advisors are a dedicated team with the sole aim of providing small to medium-sized businesses with a simplified, responsive and coordinated service that will support their company to future-proof their workforces whilst engaging with young people.”
“Each advisor will be based in their local community working directly with businesses to offer one-to-one advice and a tailor-made package of business support services.
“We want to work with businesses to ensure that they have the most effective routes available to them in accessing the regions younger workforce, including through maximising the available government funded skills support available.”
For more information on Generation NE visit www.generationNE.co.uk or call 0191 230 0491.