Metro Centre and Intu Eldon Square are recruiting retail and hospitality staff to join some of their best known retailers. Big brands such as TKMaxx, Debenhams, Lush, Odeon, B&M, Clarks and New Look as well as the new drink and food outlets are looking for new team members.

Over 3 weeks, we’ll give you the skills you need and help you to improve your chances of application and interview success.

Choose our retail or hospitality academy – both completely free – and no experience is needed.

Sign up now for an Information Day

Find out about the training courses, the vacancies available and what it’s like to work at intu. Please select the academy and the date you’d like to attend.

Got a question?

Contact our team:  - 0191 490 2416 - 0191 490 2274


Why do the training?

Previous students have go onto enjoy job success, here’s what they say:

“I absolutely love my new job, thank you so much for everything I couldn’t have done it without you!”. Demi


“This afternoon Boots have offered me a job in the photo lab.” Paul


“Just had word from Home Bargains. I got the job! Thanks for everything.” Julie


Entry requirements

To be accepted on the course, we’d like you to:

  • Be over 16 years’ old
  • Be a resident in the UK/EEA state for the last 3 years
  • Have evidence of your date of birth, residency, National Insurance number and employment status
  • Be able to start the training course on the dates above  


Please note: Acceptance onto the course is subject to meeting entry requirements. Asylum seekers are not eligible for free training.