Skills Hub

The Skills Hub at Newcastle City Library brings together a range of partners offering careers advice and guidance and employment support services from across the city in one central location.

Based on level one of Newcastle City Library, anyone can access this free service for help in getting into employment and training, and support to develop the necessary skills.

More information can be found here

We also have an events programme, offering all customers the opportunity to participate in free workshops and events to develop their skills. If you'd like to see details of the workshops and events offered through the Skills Hub, please got to:

To book an appointment or onto one of our workshops, call us on 0191 277 4125 or visit our Skills Hub reception on level two of the city library between Monday - Friday from 10am - 5pm.

Advertising new jobs & finding suitable candidates

The Skills Hub its partners can share information on job opportunities across a network of specialist and partners that work with businesses and individuals in Newcastle and the surrounding areas.

  • Advertising new jobs
  • Finding suitable candidates
  • Developing and delivering training for new and current employees
  • Supporting young people in our communities through:
    • Work experience
    • Entry level jobs
    • Apprenticeships

To find out more about any of the above contact:

Phone: 0191 211 5694

Newcastle City Learning

Newcastle City Learning can provide courses, apprenticeships and other learning opportunities for those aged 16 and over.

If you are a business owner, manage a team of staff or are a sole trader, we could help you with your training and development needs for your business.

Perhaps you are in employment but wish to develop your skills; we may be able to help with your professional development.

As Newcastle City Council’s own training provider, we offer a wide range of Apprenticeship opportunities. If we do not offer a course to suit your business needs, we may be able to support you to find a suitable provider, help with the recruitment and offer salary support.

For more information follow:

Alternatively, you could call the Employment and Skills team on 0191 277 3506.

Page last updated: 
2 February 2018
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