Hertfordshire Opportunities Portal, HOP, has launched to market enabling students, employers and residents to HOP into all the resources they need to make informed career decisions and build a future talent pipeline. SSW works closely with HOP to ensure Employers and Individuals who engage with the service are aware of funded skills training in Hertfordshire.
The Skills Support for the Workforce (SSW) programme, delivered by Serco, has taken the bronze award at the 2019 Walsall Works Partner Awards which recognised Serco as a socially minded employer.
Digital Peninsula Network have launched their first training events in Plymouth as part of delivering funded training for the Skills Support for the Workforce programme. Fifteen businesses engaged with the first digital marketing course in strategic B2C Social Media with two of these businesses arranging bespoke training in website building, coding and Google Education platforms at their premises.
A Staffordshire based social enterprise has upskilled a staff member in Team Leadership which has resulted in an improved team dynamic and increased employee confidence.