Attracting over 72,000 visitors, the event provided ‘Have a Go’ experiences that inspired young people to explore careers and motivate them to find out more about the world of work.
Over 200 national and local employers and training organisations were on-hand to engage with young people, their parents and educators. John Tainton took part as a ’competition Supplier’ alongside industry leading companies such as Airbus, Volvo, Siemens and Volkswagen to provide various career ideas to explore, including jobs of the future.
The centrepiece of the show was the WorldSkills UK Competitions finals where almost 600 trainees and apprentices competed in public to win a coveted place representing the UK on the international stage.
Companies such as john Tainton were also available to give up to date impartial 1:1 advice and guidance on all routes into jobs from live job vacancies, apprenticeships and training opportunities.
Spotlight talks from industry leads gave young people insights into specific industries and professions, it was a successful for all and John Tainton was pleased to be involved with inspiring the next generation of the local community!
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