Pathway Group working to Support Small and medium sized businesses in the Leicestershire area with fully funded training and programmes

Pathway have been included in a supply chain contract to support SME employers with fully funded training in Leicester and Leicestershire LEP area, this includes the areas: Blaby, Charnwood, Harborough, Hinckley and Bedworth, Leicester, Melton, North West Leicestershire, Oadby and Wigston

The Leicester and Leicestershire Local Enterprise Partnership Skills Priorities that have been identified are:

  • IT in engineering and manufacturing as well as a programme for low skilled staff currently employed in engineering sector and manufacturing to include progression route beyond Level 2 and the opportunity to become multi-skilled e.g. electrical/mechanical.
  • Skills for young people in the workforce to include team working, communication, using initiative etc.
  • Care sector
  • Business management/development – innovation, diversification, growth strategies, international trading, entrepreneurial skills, SME and micro business leadership anddevelopment, creation of ancillary businesses etc.
  • Leadership & Management
  • Logistics – developments in NW Leicestershire could increase demand

If you are involved in a business employing no more than 250 staff and located in the region and the skills sectors identified  as above then please contact us on to meet with a business adviser and to conduct and plan an  organisation training needs analysis.