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.
Volunteering Matters develop and deliver high impact volunteer-led solutions across the UK in response to some of the most difficult challenges facing individuals and their communities. If you would like to encourage volunteering to your workforce, Volunteering Matters can support them directly finding local opportunities
Works with students and schools to open students' eyes to a wide range of possibilities, challenging them to think broadly about their future career options. Introduce mentoring as a volunteering activity for your workforce. Brokering and providing training for employees to offer mentoring, work experience opportunities etc.
Innovative project utilising older volunteers’ life skills and experience to support and mentor vulnerable young people leaving the care system. Offer mentoring as a voluntary activity for your workforce to build confidence and positive behaviours for both mentee and mentor. Provides full training and expenses for those willing to be Grandmentors
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
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