Gateshead Preparing for Adulthood Careers Event

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Gateshead Council’s SEND Team have worked collaboratively with Gateshead’s Careers Information and Guidance Team to organise a Preparing for Adulthood careers-based event. The event will be held at the Dryden Centre SOTA building on October 20th 2021, 1:45pm-6:00pm and will include representatives from Gateshead’s Careers Information and Guidance, Working Gateshead and Learning and Skills teams. Local employers and agencies will also be at the event which is aimed at anyone with an EHCP from Year 10 – Year 13 from any specialist school, college or educational placement.

Parent carers are welcome to join the event, which aims to familiarise young people and their families with post-16 options and to reassure them regarding the support available to enable them to make an informed choice as to where they go next.

For further information please contact Lee Peacock (Careers IAG Lead), phone 0191 4333856, or speak to your school, college or educational placement about it. To register your interest and book your place please visit Please complete and return forms by October 13th.



Directions to the event can be found here:

The Dryden Centre – Gateshead Council – Google Maps