Nestle taking on young people

Nestle is planning to create 1,600 jobs for young people over the next three years. Positions, ranging from management to working on the shop floor, will be spread over the company's sites including at York.

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Nestle announces 1900 new jobs

The company says it will create 1,900 new job opportunities for young people in Nestle UK and Ireland over the next three years. They aim to increase the number of apprentices and graduates and provide hundreds of paid work experience placements.

Almost a quarter of Nestle's workforce is in York. We talk to Fiona Kendrick Nestle Chief Executive.

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York City Council welcomes Nestle announcement

I am keen to see as many of the positions as possible come to York. As one of York’s biggest employers, Nestlé has also played an important part in this city’s history.

We are hopeful that this announcement today marks a significant jobs boost, which will provide new career opportunities for young people in the city as a key part of York’s growing future”.

– Cllr James Alexander, Leader, City of York Council
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