Tees Valley Pathway Programme


The Youth Employment Initiative is part-funded by the European Social Fund as part of the 2014-2020 European Structural and Investment Funds Growth Programme in England.

Tees Valley Pathways Programme 

Delivered by Darlington Borough Council 

  • Are you 16-29 years old
  • Live in the Tees Valley area
  • Not in Education, Employment or Training
  • And want to …GET AHEAD! GET A JOB! START YOUR CAREER

Our programme offers you an individual personal plan.

This can include working with your own mentor or as part of a group. We can offer careers advice, help you to create a CV, show you how to search for and apply for jobs, including apprenticeships, and develop those essential interview skills.

We can also offer support towards progression in education, training and employment and help to improve your Maths and English, or support with self-employment. 

Financial support may be available.

For more information please contact: Tracey Laycock - Programme Officer on 01325 405898 / 07966 347401

Email: TraceyAnn.Laycock@darlington.gov.uk

  • The Tees Valley Pathways Programme will support 6,040 young people aged 15 to 29 years old across the Tees Valley who are unemployed or inactive with the aim of progressing the individuals into education, employment, training or self-employment. The programme is supported under the Youth Employment Initiative and delivered by a consortium of organisations from the Public, Private and Voluntary Sector. The programme is part-funded by the European Social Fund and Youth Employment Initiative as part of the 2014-2020 European Structural & Investment Funds Growth Programme in England.