Our focus is to see all young people under 25 engaged in meaningful education, training or employment.
Mayors Taskforce for Jobs
YOUth Inspire is championed by Lower Hutt Mayor Ray Wallace and is part of the nationwide Mayors Taskforce for Jobs initiative committed to building a brighter future for all young people in Aotearoa.
What we have achieved for our young people since 2014
258 into full-time employment
111 into part-time employment
143 into casual employment
157 into work experience
383 into education, Training & Volunteer Work
633 attended interviews
How we did it
Supported young people into finding career pathways into employment, study, training, and soft-skills and driver licensing.
Collaborated with business, central government, educators, and community leaders.