Helping to inform and inspire young people
Creative Digital Careers is an exciting project, funded through the European Social Fund. Led by New City College, it is one of 12 such projects commissioned by the Greater London Authority. Working with five schools in East London, we are supporting young people to have a greater understanding - and better access to, the numerous and varied creative and digital roles on their doorstep.
Check out our exciting projects that employers and students are taking part in.
The purpose of this pilot is to encourage participants to explore the uses of emerging technologies to benefit the lives of socially excluded groups (learning disability, autism, older people etc).View Project
Bringing young people from schools in Newham and Waltham Forest together with creative employers, this project develops labour market information (LMI) knowledge, skills and insights. Young people work on a live brief to research and design an infographic to inform and advise other local young people, parents, careers advisors and teachers about emerging career opportunities in the creative industries.View Project
Cyber Security is a huge growth sector, with not enough skilled candidates to fill the job market. Our aim is to introduce students to cyber security and give them the skills, knowledge, platforms and networks they need to enter the sector.View Project
Chobham Academy Students get great work experience at KBM TR
As part of the Careers Cluster project, Chobham Academy students were successfully placed at KBM Training and Recruitment for a two-week work placement.More
Cracking the Tech Careers Code
Central Careers Hub delivered a really informative CPD session, entitled Cracking the Tech Careers Code, to teachers involved in the Creative and Digital Careers project.More
New City College awarded Project Oracle's Standard of Evidence Certificate
New City College awarded Project Oracle's Standard of Evidence Certificate, for their work on the Creative Digital Careers project.More
East London Digital Club
New City College is launching the first ever East London Digital Club, aimed at 11-18 year olds. Young people will get an introduction to a range of digital skills directly from employers.More
Creative Digital Careers Event
An exciting, interactive event aimed at young people, parents and key careers influencers.More