Upcoming events

Large crowd at first direct arena exhibition

As part of Leeds City Council's Inclusive Growth Strategy, our Employment and Skills Service will deliver four large careers events during 2024.

These events will bring together relevant leading businesses and training providers from across the city, allowing residents the opportunity to engage and discuss opportunities.

All our events are free for visitors to attend and will take place at the first direct arena.

Full details of all our events are listed below:


SEND Next Choices - Getting ready for adult life


Leeds Digital Careers Fair


Leeds Creative Skills Festival


Leeds Apprenticeship Recruitment Fair

Get involved

Last year our four events attracted over 12,000 visitors.

If you are an employer or provider, why not join us as an exhibitor?

Exhibiting at our events, allows you to meet and engage with potential employees, share and promote your opportunities.


Or find out about future sponsorship opportunities.

Don't miss out, get in touch with us today.