Employers have a unique role to play in preparing our current and future workforce for the opportunities and challenges ahead. So this Skills Portal from New Anglia Growth Hub is designed to help our region’s employers access, understand and navigate all the local support, information and resources available to help get talent acquisition and development spot on.
Plus, we have two dedicated skills advisers, available to make a no cost visit your premises to guide you through the options available.
To begin, click on as many of the accompanying buttons as apply to you to explore the portal. You can also search using a keyword. Alternatively, call us on the number above to arrange an appointment with a skills adviser, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Providing additional incentives to SME’s in Norfolk recruiting an Apprentice.
£1000 ‘Recruit’ Incentive grant–to support a non-levy business employing a new apprentice aged 16-24
£1000 ‘Retain’ Recognition grant - to support a non-levy business offering new employment to an existing, redundant apprentice aged 16-24 to complete their apprentice
Apprenticeships Norfolk is a trusted, impartial service; working collaboratively with providers, employers and partners to promote the profile & growth of apprenticeships across the county.
Championing apprenticeships #MadeInNorfolk
If you are wanting to employ an apprentice, or simply just want more information, we are on hand to help.
A collaborative, industry-led programme, aiming to reduce skills gaps in the built environment while offering a second career for military personnel. If you’re part of the construction industry or its supply chain and want to work with other businesses, then do contact us.
A specialist training centre for marine and offershore industries, equipping individuals with necessary skills. Employers can train individuals on these courses or recruit students to vacancies
Part of the East Coast College's wider development of training facilities for all enterprises in the energy and engineering sector. Providing national and international specialisms to support the development of higher level technical skills and professional expertise in energy, engineering, marine and offshore industries
To help educate, support and inspire rural social enterpise. A comprehensive programme of innovative and meaningful learning and development opportunities for rural business relevant to modern working, including using technology and web based activity. Includes business support and an enterprise club…
The Mix aims to empower and enable young people to change their lives, as well as the world around us. Providing support to employers to help young people through mentoring, CV writing, and work experience, drop in sessions, etc. A project with a track record of placing young people from 16-25 in employment
An employability and skills delegated grant scheme for voluntary, community, social enterprises and other relevant organisations in Norfolk and North Suffolk's rural areas. CURRENTLY ONLY ACCEPTING NEW APPLICATIONS FOR LIFT SKILLS GRANTS (for projects that enable rural businesses and third sector organisations to train and upskill their employees)
Norfolk's largest skills and careers event. Showcasing employment sectors and exhibitors from business and education to around 5000 11-25 year olds/event. Sponsor to promote your company as an employer of choice to students and parents. Exhibit and outline to thousands what you look for in future recruits and promote your opportunities
Community Action Suffolk supports organisations in Suffolk’s Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise sector, offering specialist training and support for volunteers, enabling them to operate more effectively
For training, advice and more, please see the website