Connexions (emailed) is a confidential advice and support service for 13 – 19 year olds up to age 25 for young people with special needs Connexions offers impartial information, advice and guidance on:

  • apprenticeships and other work-based learning opportunities
  • choices in further and higher education
  • training
  • careers
  • employment
  • applications including CV and interview skills
  • health and personal development opportunities
  • opportunities to work and learn the way you want

If you are at a North Tyneside school you may be able to meet a Careers Adviser in school. Otherwise you can meet advisers at access points in the borough.

Call: 0191 643 6965 or E-mail:

More information on apprenticeships can be found at