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New Directions – Youth Employment Initiative

New Directions is a Youth Employment Initiative (YEI) scheme aimed at people aged 15 to 29 who are classed as NEET (Not in Education, Employment or Training) and delivered across Tees Valley. Careers advisors are on hand to identify a range of training and practical support options, including mentoring, apprenticeships, job placements and further education, to find a job that will enable them to reach their potential.

For further information and support, please contact:

In Redcar & Cleveland ring 07823 536656 or email

In Hartlepool or Darlington ring Clare on 07976682727 or email

In Stockton or Middlesbrough ring Jamie-Leigh Lewis on 01642 947840 or email


Johnny on 07801 897864 or email