The first graduate has been appointed on to an exciting new scheme to encourage business growth in Hambleton.
Sarah-Jane Hill, a mature student from Teesside University, has been appointed as a Marketing Executive with Stokesley based Fulcran Engineering.
Hambleton District Council has joined forces with Teesside University on a graduate internship scheme which is not only looking to increase business growth but also support graduate employment.
Since its launch in January the scheme has supported 17 businesses which could lead to the appointment of 22 graduates.
And such is the success of the scheme Hambleton’s funding allocation for 2015/16 is almost committed.