About Us

What is Generation NE?

The funding for Generation NE ends on the 31 March 2021 and we are no longer accepting registrations, but you can still access employment support in your local area, please contact the following for more information: 

Newcastle Contact 01912302970 (Newcastle Futures)  

South Tyneside Contact 08000731772 (Hot Jobs)

North Tyneside Contact 019 1643 2111 (Back to work)

Northumberland Contact 0808 196 3936

Gateshead Contact workinggateshead@gateshead.gov.uk

Generation NE provides employability and job search support to unemployed or inactive young people aged 18-29 years, helping them to progress towards and into employment. The project covers the following areas of the North East: Gateshead, Newcastle, North Tyneside, Northumberland, South Tyneside and The Princes Trust are also a Delivery Partner.

Each area has dedicated employment advisers who meet face to face with customers in a range of community venues.

We also have two digital advisors who provide extra support to help young people into work.

We also work closely with local businesses and provide bespoke, simplified recruitment support, with the aim to place our young people into fantastic opportunities across the region with a variety of employers.


Generation NE is part funded by the European Social Fund as part of the England 2014 to 2020 European Structural Investment Funds Growth Programme.