New year, new job

MORE than 30 organisations will be on hand during a jobs fair in the new year.

Social housing provider Accent Foundation is organising the event which will offer a range of jobs, careers advice, employability support and trade tasters.

The fair will be held on Friday, January 6, from 10am-2pm in St Mary’s Community Hall in Horden’s Blackhills Road.

Among the organisations taking part are Families First, Accent Regeneration & Community Partnerships, Easington Job Club Hartlepool Job Club, Acumen Trust, East Durham Partnership, Springboard, Learn East, the Army and Caterpillar.

The event is open to Accent and non-Accent residents.

For information on the jobs fair, contact Amanda Grange on 0345 6780571.