The article addresses the issue of young people as a supply side of the labour market. In the paper, the supply side of labour market has been defined on the basis of current binding regulations and it has been characterized in quantity and quality dimensions. The number of students, graduates of secondary and post-secondary schools between 2002 and 2008 has been presented as well as the changes happening in their structures and dynamics during this period have been indicated. The attention has been paid to the wide offer of Kielce at the level of secondary and post-secondary schools, which constitute the source of huge developmental potential. This potential ought to be the inspiration for native entrepreneurs as far as the developmental directions are concerned. For outside investors, however, it ought to constitute an important premise to locate their business activities in the city and its surroundings.