Exhibiting at Skills Northern Ireland offers your organisation the opportunity to be part of a great event. Bringing together employers, colleges, training providers, universities and career sectors under one roof at one time, to engage with more than 5,000 motivated visitors.
Gordon Parkes, HR Director NIE Networks
It is extremely important to our society and our economy that young people possess the skills required by employers. The current position is far from satisfactory with many employers unable to source individuals with the appropriate skills and numerous young people still unemployed. The “skills mismatch” needs to be addressed collectively through an integrated approach led by employers and supported by local government, schools, colleges and universities.
NIE Networks provides highly qualified skilled apprenticeships and graduate programmes, however each year we struggle to obtain the required numbers to take up these positions.
We are pleased to be the headline sponsor of this important careers event to showcase the careers available in the marketplace.
Prospects Events attract more than 80,000 visitors per year to their portfolio of job, career and skills events all across the UK. Through the delivery of innovative and targeted marketing and PR campaigns Skills Northern Ireland will attract 5,000 visitors. The campaign will include: