Skills for Growth
What's it all about:
We connect small and medium sized business owners to local schools, colleges and universities. In doing so we help businesses to build talent pipelines, increase productivity and close skills gaps.
Which businesses are eligible? Any small or medium sized business based in West Yorkshire, Craven, Harrogate, Selby and York
How much does this all cost? It’s free! Skills for Growth is part-funded by the European Social Fund as part of the 2014-2020 European Structural and Investment Funds Growth Programme in England. Our aim is solely to help local business grow, and young talent thrive.
Five reasons your business could benefit from engaging with Skills for Growth:
To increase productivity and growth: By strengthening the connection between education and the specific needs of your business, you can take on a skilled workforce contributing to the expansion of your business.
To embrace diversity and inclusion: An opportunity to engage with young people from different backgrounds who may not have considered a job in your sector before.
To future-proof your workforce: Early engagement with young people can help increase awareness of your business and sector, helping you to attract future talent and develop a long-term talent pipeline.
To save money: Developing the young talent that you need to grow, rather than paying for expensive recruitment fees.
To generate new business opportunities: Social responsibility and business engagement in local communities is viewed favourably by potential clients and can help you build stronger relationships and attract new suppliers, customers and clients.
Book a discovery call with Khalil to find out more.