Breaking Breaking the Cycle of High Youth Unemployment in Enfield Agenda

Breaking the Cycle of High Youth Unemployment in Enfield
10:15 am to 10:25 Welcome Introduction by Cllr Ayfer Orhan
10:25 am to 10:35 21K Digital Media Mission to Combat Youth Unemployment
10:35 am to 10:55 Jeremy Crook OBE – Chief Executive at BTEG
Breaking Down the Barriers for Black apprenticeship candidates
10:55 am to 11:15 am Simon Perryton – CEO Just IT and Danladi Roach – Digital Marketing Apprentice Recent changes in the Apprenticeship and Skills Boot camp landscape within the Tech sector. How employers can take advantage of government-funded programs to help create a diverse workforce. With insight from Danladi Roach, who has gone from zero hours to a well-paid apprenticeship.
11:15 am to 11:30 am: Bob Doyle – Economic Unit Manager
Enfield Council’s initiatives to tackle high levels of youth unemployment in Enfield and the strategy to establish the creative industry in the borough to create employment.
11:30 am to 11:45 am: Workshop sessions
Workshop 1 How can we tackle the disproportionately high levels of Black youth unemployment in inner cities like Edmonton? Facilitator, Jeremy Crook OBE
Workshop 2 How can we work in collaboration with local employers to assist them to employ apprentices that makeup Enfield’s Diverse Population? Facilitator, Simon Perryton, Founder & Group CEO Just IT

Workshop 3 Establishing Traineeships & Apprenticeship Skills Forum
Facilitator, Colin Lee-Own, CEO 21K Digital Media

                                        11: 45am to 12pm Workshops feedback, Q&A and Next Step Forward