We provide a seamless journey to citizens with low or no vocational skills and/or unemployed to sustained employment and income, by integrating employability and skills programmes and funding.
We also support small businesses to flourish and boost economic development. We assist LEPs and other local and regional organisations meet their targets, most notably through our SME support contracts throughout England and Wales. We ensure that people are not just employed, but are trained and equipped to progress in their careers.About
The West Midlands Combined Authority are hosting a free webinar to show small and medium sized businesses what support is on offer to help develop skills plans for their employees and help recovery from the pandemic. Skills Support for the Workforce are pleased to be presenting at the event to talk to businesses about how they can benefit from funded skills training to develop their workforce.
A research report has been published for Greater Birmingham and Solihull setting out the recommendations for delivering training that meets the needs of local employers.
Serco Education has expanded their school-based apprenticeships and are now offering an apprenticeship solely for the development of existing or aspiring Teaching Assistants. Our Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship offers vital tools and training for those who are involved in the teaching and learning in primary, secondary and special education environments.