News

  • Firms back training scheme to plug manufacturing and engineering skills gaps

    Firms back training scheme to plug manufacturing and engineering skills gaps

    14 March 2019

    A group of North East firms have pledged their support for a trailblazing training academy to tackle skills shortages in the manufacturing and engineering sectors

  • Female game devs unite for International Women’s Day

    Female game devs unite for International Women’s Day

    8 March 2019

    As part of International Women’s Day 2019, 10 students from Gateshead College’s Games Design Course visited PROTO: The Emerging Technology Centre to speak to some of the talented women working in games, in Gateshead

  • College director's apprentice job switch

    College director's apprentice job switch

    8 March 2019

    A Gateshead College director stepped into an apprentice’s shoes to celebrate National Apprenticeship Week (w/c 4 March 2019).

    Ivan Jepson, director of business development at Gateshead College, dropped in to Go North East’s head office to learn the ropes from customer service apprentices Zoe Gibbons and Sarah Cooper.

  • APPRENTICE APPOINTED BY TECH COMPANY

    Apprentice appointed by tech company

    7 March 2019

    A Gateshead College student is celebrating after securing an apprenticeship with industry leading Tech company tombola.

  • Apprentices on top of the world

    Apprentices on top of the world

    5 March 2019

    Creative apprentices in the North East are experiencing all aspects of working at cultural venues, including walking on the roof of one of the country’s most iconic buildings – Sage Gateshead as part of National Apprenticeship Week.