Management training gives Leicester charity worker skills to support her workforce

The challenge Returning to work after having time out to raise a family can be daunting and, when it involves managing a team of people, often the challenge can seem overwhelming. This was the position that Gillian Coleman found herself in when she started working at the Zinthiya Trust, a small Leicester-based charity offering support and advice to women and … Read More

Career progression now available for Priscilla Spooner thanks to fully funded training

The Challenge Career progression has been in Priscilla Spooner’s sights for some time. Having worked her way up from apprentice to manager at Limelight Hair and Beauty, in Warrington Priscilla, now wants to develop her options. However, funding a career development course can be a challenge for an individual working in a small or medium-sized enterprise (SME). The Solution The … Read More

Alok Restaurant finds the recipe for growth by bridging skills gaps with free training

The Challenge Having spent ten years establishing a reputation for providing some of the best contemporary Asian Cuisine in the West Midlands, Alok Restaurant had its sight set on expansion. The restaurant and takeaway was first launched in 2006 (TBC), and the business has continued to evolve ever since. However, as a family-run business, manager Abdul Kahar’s time and energy … Read More

Fully-funded training helps staff at Special Needs Care maintain quality customer service

The Challenge Special Needs Care provides specialist care and independent accommodation for adults with learning disabilities in Chester and the surrounding areas. The organisation has an ongoing commitment to offering a quality service to clients and continuing to recognise the importance of regular staff training in ensuring these standards. Therefore, to help employees reach their potential and gain new skills, … Read More

Fully funded qualifications improve staff knowledge and competencies at Simco External Framing Solutions

The Challenge Walsall-based Simco External Framing Solutions has established itself as a leading supplier to the construction industry, particularly in fast-track building methods. The company has developed a strong reputation for high standards of excellence in the sector and has an ambitious strategy focused around innovation and expansion into new markets, requiring them to scale-up rapidly in a sustainable manner. … Read More

Food and leadership training helps deliver improved level of care for residents

The Challenge It’s not just medical training that’s important when you work in health and social care sector. Caring for the old and vulnerable requires a special set of skills and, as well as the medical training required for staff, there is a wider set of general skills and knowledge required to ensure a team is delivering the best care … Read More