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Education, Employment and Training

Middlesbrough is a brilliant place to work, learn and live and our children have a bright future ahead. We will help you discover your future and navigate your journey through education into the world of work because every child’s future matters so much to us.


Learning Middlesbrough

Learning Middlesbrough is here to support children and their schools to achieve, ensuring that every child and young person in Middlesbrough receives an exceptional education.

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Post 16 learning

Work Readiness Team.

The Work Readiness team work with young people aged 16 – 18 years who are not in learning, and up to 25 years if they have special educational needs or are a care leaver.

Post 16 learning

Work Readiness Team.

Our team is committed to:

  • Helping vulnerable year 11 students transition into post 16 learning.
  • Offering impartial careers information, advice and guidance.
  • Supporting young people into education, employment or training.
  • Keeping up to date with all of the learning opportunities available for young people in Middlesbrough and surrounding areas
  • Supporting vulnerable young people and their families through Early Help interventions.

We arrange to meet young people in a place which suits them. You can contact the Work Readiness team by calling 01642 513162.

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Your Future Matters

Finished school? Nervous about your future? Middlesbrough Children’s Services are here for you - you’re not alone!

There are a range of providers of post-16 education and training (including apprenticeships) available for our young people to apply now or in the near future.

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