Recruitment and training

Expo East 2019

"Nurturing our future and current workforce"

Invest Newark & Sherwood recognise that the key success of any business is the competitive advantage created by its employees. The district offers an adaptable, flexible, multi-skilled and cost-effective workforce.  

Newark and Sherwood has a dedicated Employment and Skills Group that brings together delivery partners to support individuals that are out of work to secure suitable employment; support employers with their recruitment and skills needs and link education with business to help mould our future workforce.  

If you have any employment and skills related queries please do not hesitate to contact the Invest Newark & Sherwood Team.

NewStart Funding Placements

NewStart is a Community Renewal Fund project designed to support economic growth. It aims to link businesses looking to employ individuals over the age of 26. Placements as part of this scheme will be funded for up to 30 hours a week for up to 3 months. Grants available include £3,000 per placement and £1,500 to support your business reduce its carbon footprint. Participants will receive one to one advice and guidance to improve their work skills.

For more information please see the employer and participant flyers

Contact Us

Invest Newark & Sherwood
Castle House
Great North Road
NG24 1BY

01636 655260/01636 655277