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

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.