AN EVENT to help school and college leavers find employment is being held in Huddersfield.
The aim of the day, at The George Hotel, is to support young people in Kirklees not in education, employment or training (NEET) who want to find jobs, college and training places.
A similar event is also being staged at Dewsbury Town Hall on September 9.
More than 2,000 invitations to attend the days have been sent to young people who are NEET or at risk of becoming so.
The events offer young people the chance to sign up with local colleges, Entry 2 Employment apprenticeship training providers.
At least 21 exhibitors with job vacancies will be able to offer young people a place or interview on the day.
The event is on September 8 from noon to 3pm. It is organised by Calderdale and Kirklees Careers and Kirklees Council’s Young People Services and is supported by the Learning and Skills Council.