If you’re an employer in Leicester and Leicestershire, how do you grow your workforce? How do you ensure that young people and adults know about your company and have the skills you need?
If you’re concerned about future recruitment, or want to raise awareness of your sector, or give something back – why not get involved at the grass-roots?
This guide has all the information you need to offer employer encounters, experience of the work place, and work placements; and the new T Levels industry placements*, and why these programmes can benefit you in the long term.
Find out more, click here to see the guide.
*T Levels are a new qualification, designed in consultation with employers, to give young people a technical alternative to A levels. Part of the course involves an industry placement. T Levels should give employers a better fit for their skills needs.
Supporting schools through experience of the workplace
Enterprise Adviser Network (Careers and Enterprise, LLEP area): EAN@llep.org.uk
Leicestershire Education Business Company (LEBC): firstname.lastname@example.org.
Research on young people and employers
Access Generation: email@example.com
T Levels or working with local colleges
Brooksby Melton College: www.brooksbymelton.ac.uk
Leicester College: leicestercollege.ac.uk/employers/contact-us/
Loughborough College: firstname.lastname@example.org
North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College: email@example.com
Stephenson College: firstname.lastname@example.org
Internships and working with local universities
De Montfort University: email@example.com
Loughborough University: Employer.Services@lboro.ac.uk
University of Leicester: firstname.lastname@example.org
Giving something back to the community
Leicestershire Cares: CharlotteRT@leicestershirecares.co.uk
Leicester Employment Hub: email@example.com
FREE Business support
Business Gateway Growth Hub: firstname.lastname@example.org