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Modernising Services in Tyne and Wear: self-service kiosks, interactive digital TV and other self service channels (2004-2008)

Modernising Services in Tyne and Wear: self-service kiosks, interactive digital TV and other self service channels (2004-2008)

Councils to save millions by putting job vacancies online

Notes to Editors: · The North East Improvement and Efficiency Partnership (NEIEP) is one of 9 Improvement and Efficiency Partnerships in England.

volunteer and start to run a Code Club

Attached is information for potential Code Club volunteers in ICT companies in the North East of England.

online resources from TWICT

Most are restricted to people working in the public and third sectors in the North East of England, however a small number are more widely available.

Introducing SuperMondays

Super Mondays is a strong and vibrant community of IT enthusiasts based in The North East of England.

TWICT Groups

Here is a list of TWICT groups that are open to public sector employees in the North East of England.

Sunderland Software City

Sunderland Software City is a major regional project to create a sustainable and globally competitive software industry in the North East of England.

Connexions vacancy system is e-government award finalist

Connexions Tyne and Wear are delighted to report that their online vacancy system which helps young job seekers in the North East of England find employment or training has been nominated as a finalist in the 2007 e-Government National Awards.

Kiosks and Service Portal (2004-2008)

Kiosks and Service Portal (2004-2008)

pioneering North East smartcard research supporting disabled users makes it to International Standard

During the five year lifetime of the project the partners deployed over 5 million citizen and transport smartcardswith a common architecture and the DISTINCT ID in: Rovaniemi, Helsinki, Espooand Vantaa (Finland); The City of Torino and Region of Piemento (Italy); The region of Zeeland (NL); Thessaloniki and the Region of Macedonia (Greece) and in the North East of England – including being responsible for the introduction of the Newcastle University Smartcard.

sources of IT Careers information for young people

W: www.techfuturecareers.com National Careers Service Information, advice and guidance about careers W: https://nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk/Pages/Home.aspx T: 0800 100 900 Ladies who Code Groups of women who meet up monthly to talk about coding W: http://www.ladieswhocode.com/ Women in Technology A job board advertising vacancies in companies committed to increasing the number of female technologists working for them W: http://www.womenintechnology.co.uk/ Pyladies International mentoring group of women who use the Python programming language W: http://www.pyladies.com/ Sunderland Software City Support and advice to aspiring and established software businesses in the North East of England – including a jobs board W: http://www.sunderlandsoftwarecity.com/ Coders Academy Social enterprise aiming to find and train developers in the North East W: http://thecodersacademy.com/ Girls who Code Organisation providing computer science education to young women W: http://www.girlswhocode.com/about-us/ e-skills Sector Skills Council for ICT in the UK W: http://www.e-skills.com/ T: 0207 963 8920 The National Skills Academy for IT Employer led organisation promoting excellence in IT learning and development W: www.itskillsacademy.ac.uk BCS The Chartered Institute for IT W: http://www.bcs.org/ Skills Framework for the Information Age Defining a common language for IT skills and competencies W: http://www.sfia-online.org/ Microsoft Learning Computer training for Microsoft products and technologies W: www.microsoft.com/learning GO ON you can do IT An e-skills initiative to assess your current online skills and access learning materials W: http://go-onyoucandoit.co.uk/ Digital Union A digital and creative commercial network of businesses throughout the North East, including a job search section W: http://digiunion.co.uk/ Digital Skills.com A space for asking questions about ICT, and sharing resources, events and more W: http://digitalskills.com/ Big Ambition Raising the profile of IT as a career choice (e-skills) W: www.bigambition.co.uk Cyber Security Challenge UK Ltd Learn more about jobs in Cyber Security W: https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/careers-faqs.php Institution of Analysis and Programmers (IAP) Professional body, useful careers information section W: www.iap.org.uk T: 020 8567 2118 Jobsites http://www.itjobswatch.co.uk/ http://www.computerweekly.com/ http://www.computing.co.uk/ http://www.bcsrecruit.com/ http://www.theitjobboard.co.uk/ http://www.cwjobs.co.uk/ http://www.sharperecruitment.co.uk/ http://www.telecomsjobsource.co.uk/

TWICT Sub Groups

The group in undertaking this principle will: · Forge meaningful relationships with government and private organisations · Heighten awareness of information security agenda in the North East of England · Fully exploit the economies of scale · Explore the possibilities of funded initiatives · Influence policy and best practice · Move each member authority close to it’s horizon position Provides a regular email summary of ICT news derived from relevant ICT news feeds Trainers the logical home for joint ICT learning and training initiatives within Tyne and Wear Councils.