MP Pat Glass and Tristram Hunt MP, Shadow Education Secretary, speak to head teachers at St. Bede's School in Lanchester

North East jobs market failing pupils from disadvantaged North East schools

More jobs are needed in the region to keep talented youngsters who are leaving education, according to a North East MP

Excelsior apprentices Lukas Istok and Sarim Malik with Steven Bolton of Rolls-Royce

Rolls Royce link-up with Newcastle school shows commitment to apprenticeships

Teenagers from Newcastle's Excelsior Academy will combine time in the classroom with on-the-job training

North East Women leaders conference at the Newcastle Business School Northumbria University Campus East

Women leaders inspiring next generation of North East girls into high-flying careers

The North East's leading ladies in science, business and law touched down at Northumbria University to help young women of the future get ahead. Kate Proctor reports on the ultimate careers advice day

Excelsior teacher Joseph Temple, pupils Nauman Ahmad and Hasan Ahmed, and Rolls-Royce Training Centre team leader Steven Bolton

School partners with Rolls-Royce for top apprenticeship scheme

Excelsior Academy teenagers are set to forge engineering careers through scheme at Rolls-Royce's North East Training Centre

Tristan Fiddes, Scott Clark and Ross Owens

Excelsior Academy scheme gives former pupils the chance to learn new career

A year-long apprenticeship scheme run by Excelsior Academy in Newcastle is giving former pupils the chance to learn a new career

Sariye Haznedaroglu and Sanjidah Haque got a tast of the region's gaming industry

Excelsior Academy pupils given taste of gaming industry at Newcastle University

Children from Excelsior Academy in Newcastle were given a taste of the region’s buoyant gaming industry this week

Newcastle upon Tyne school ratings: Excelsior Academy, Newcastle upon Tyne

How Excelsior Academy ranks and what parents say about Excelsior Academy in Newcastle upon Tyne

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