Yorkshire companies must invest in providing job opportunities and skills development to young people in the region to help create the ‘Northern Powerhouse’, according to Alistair Denton, a Partner at EY.
The firm’s charity, The EY Foundation, recently launched its 2015 Smart Futures programme in Yorkshire, in which 17 year 12
The energy sector created more jobs in the North of England than in any other UK region last year and continues to be a large and stable employer, driven in part by the significant levels of capital investment being made across the energy value chain.
That is according to Powering the
Twelve school students from Yorkshire and Humberside are currently taking part in three weeks of paid work experience at EY’s offices in Leeds and Hull, as part of a national initiative to help students get ahead in the world of business.
Smart Futures, which comes to Leeds and Hull for the