Lauren Bywater and Lauren Jackson from High Tide attended the college to engage with students and discuss queries around their summer scheme.
High Tide connects young people and businesses on Teesside with a focus to develop skills and opportunities in a structured framework.
Their aim is to improve employment opportunities whilst raising aspirations through their unique work experience and industry – led skills programme.
The scheme offers a 2 week work placement over the summer holiday, Students will spend time with 2 different employers.
A wide range of work experience is available, from shipping, engineering to finance and law with many, many opportunities in-between.
Working in partnership with Jan Edmond (work experience coordinator) Middlesbrough College students have participated in the scheme over the last 3 years with growing numbers.