Connecting classrooms with careers across the Tees Valley.


Employability Skills: CV`s, Interviews & Working Life

Duration: 10 - 3


Age: 11 - 14

Are you confused about the world of employability? What should be included in a CV? What should you do or not do in an interview?

This interactive programme will connect you with impressive local employability experts where you can discover more about employability and what real employers look for!

You will take part in practical tasks to help you to build your employability profile; From CV`s to interviews and working life, you will learn about the working world and how to stand out to employers!

While each session is sector-focussed, our one-day insight virtual placements offer insightful interactions and an overview of industries in our region. This structured and employability-led initiative is delivered entirely live and online, helping you to explore the world of work directly from the classroom. There’s a focus on discovering sectors and raising aspirations, with an emphasis on the varied roles in each industry.

Covering a range of different sectors including Business, Media, Law, Finance, Engineering, Maritime and Automotive, High Tide offers real-life insight into industries across the Tees Valley. Since 2012, our programmes have provided unique and life-enriching experiences that help young people engage with employers, increase understanding and improve skills.

Placement is 10am-3pm

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Need help signing up?

Get in touch with Lauren from The High Tide Foundation on 07834 176945 or drop an email at

Are you a business?

It's easy for your business to take part in our programmes to help showcase careers in your sector, if you can help then please get in touch on or 07834 176945

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If your school or organisation is interested in our virtual work experience and career insight programmes and you would like us to deliver activities tailored around your timetable, curriculum and career requirements, then please get in touch.

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