Finding and Retaining Talent in a Post-Brexit World

In Association with Eastbourne Chamber of Commerce we are holding a Networking Breakfast which is being held at Sovereign Harbour Yacht Club, Eastbourne.


This event will be based around recruiting Apprentices and the importance of engaging with schools.


We are pleased to announce our guest speakers will be:


Steve Baldry – Marshall Tufflex


Mark Baldwin – Talkativeonline


Vanessa Potter – Sussex Council of Training Providers (SCTP)


Ryan Matthews – Youth Employability Service (YES)


Josie Ward - East Sussex Highways (ESH) – a Joint Venture between ESCC, Jacobs and Costain


Ana Christie - Sussex Chamber of Commerce


They will look at and discuss:


  • Why should employers engage with schools?
  • How to manage an apprentice if you’re a small business
  • What an apprenticeship looks like, how to find one and the levels and standards
  • Key challenges in recruiting and retaining a young apprentice
  • The benefits and lessons from employing Apprentices in a private sector business, delivering public services
  • Investment in Young People


Investment in Young People is a National Award that recognises the important work that businesses carry out in assisting young people aged 5 to 25 gain employability skills and assist them with the transition from education into the world of work. Find out how you can be recognised for the important work that you do to help young people gain skills and prepare them for future employment.



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Breakfast will be provided and there is FREE car parking available at this venue.


Please book your place online or by calling the office on 01444 259259.


We are proud to announce that this event is sponsored by:


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Please note: There may be photographs taken at our events that will be used for marketing purposes and on our social media channels. If you do not wish to appear in any of our marketing materials or on our social media channels, please inform a member of the Chamber team at the start of the event.

08:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sovereign Harbour Yacht Club Limited
3 Harbour Quay Eastbourne East Sussex BN23 5QF GB

Please see our terms and conditions for our cancellation policy. You must agree to these conditions before continuing to book.

If you are a Premier or Gold Member you may be entitled to book this event with your credit pot.

Please call 01444 259 259 to check with your account manager.

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