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New Employment Programmes Launched in Mid Ulster

Network Personnel is delighted to announce the launch of three new employment programmes offering support to businesses and residents in the Mid Ulster District Council area.  The programmes are funded by the Department for Communities will be delivered by Network Personnel through Mid Ulster’s Labour Market Partnership.  An Employer Led Disability Programme will work with…

Careers Connections Success with St Colm’s High School

Last night was the very successful, inaugural Careers Connections event in St Colm’s High School, Draperstown.  Our team worked in partnership with the staff in St Colm’s to bring together 29 local employers from a wide range of sectors to talk to students who are considering leaving school at either 16 or 18 years old. …

Social Enterprise Awards 2023

The Workspace Group, which is Network Personnel’s parent company, won in the Community Wealth Building category at this years’ Social Enterprise Awards.    This is a fantastic achievement and recognition for everything that the Group does, not only for the local community, voluntary groups and schools in the Draperstown area, but for those individuals, households…

All Age Apprenticeships

The ApprenticeshipsNI programme has historically been only open to participants aged 16-24 years old except for a small number of qualifications.  On 8th September 2023 the Department for the Economy formally announced the introduction of All Age Apprenticeships. This means that the Department for the Economy will now fully fund the off-the-job training element of…

New GROW Partnership Programme

We are delighted to have received funding from the UK Shared Prosperity Fund (UKSPF) for our new GROW Partnership Programme.  The ‘GROW’ (Growth, Resilience, Opportunities and Work) Partnership will be a largescale project, delivered by three partner organisations (Network Personnel, 21Training and Workspace Enterprises) The partnership will target 1,340 economically inactive individuals in 6 council…