In February 2020 we hosted our first Youth Employability Conference. Here, we invited an equal mix of local young people, businesses and organisations to discuss the barriers that young people experience when they are trying to seek employment.
We split the room into groups to discuss the barriers in detail, sharing their knowledge and experience in the areas. From this information, we created a report and used the data to shape our strategy to implement better preventative measures and to help to minimise the barriers affecting the young people in Lincoln.
The barriers discussed were as follows:
If you would like to have a copy of this report or would like to discuss how you can support young people in Lincoln, please get in touch with our marketing and outreach officer at Rachel@networklincoln.co.uk.