About us

YES East Sussex is the targeted information, advice and guidance (IAG) service for 16-18 year olds who are not in education, employment or training (EET). Commissioned by East Sussex County Council and delivered by CXK.

YES East Sussex provides impartial targeted IAG to meet specific and sometimes complex needs of young people, working with some of the most vulnerable and disengaged from young people in the county to break down barriers to participating in learning, training and employment with training.

YES support can include exploring:

  • College options
  • Other training opportunities
  • Apprenticeships
  • Work experience
  • Employment & job searching
  • Completing application forms
  • Practicing interview skills
  • Creating or updating a CV

YES East Sussex will, where appropriate, deliver 1:1 support over a prolonged period of time.

YES East Sussex can receive referrals from agencies, parents and young people but it will also proactively seek out and engage young people.

YES East Sussex have a Youth Forum and actively encourage young people to become a part of the Service.

YES releases a Jobs & Apprenticeships List weekly which is full of opportunities for 16 – 18 year old in East Sussex, which you can sign up to receive.

YES also release a Weekly Update full of industry relevant news, information and all things YES ,which you can also can sign up to receive