By Suzy Firkin – Development Director, WISE. As part of their commitment to increase the number of women flourishing in their careers and achieving senior management or leadership roles [...]
Latest News & Updates
Events and Workshops
Career Development Programme 2016: Manchester
14th September, 12th October, 8th November, 6th December
Returners Programme London
7th September / 6th October
Returners Programme Birmingham
16th November/ 14th December
What the employers say about Skills 4?
Skills 4 is one of the UK’s leading providers of gender diversity initiatives. Established in 2006, Skills 4 supports global clients achieve diversity objectives through the design and delivery of bespoke interventions that return measurable results and enable our clients to develop and utilise the skills of their entire workforce.
Our programmes have already supported over 4,000 individuals for employers such as Atkins, BAE Systems, Babcock and MBDA.
Career Development Programme for Women.
Our award-winning Career Development Programme has been designed to help women further their careers. The programme is now in its eighth year and has already helped over 4,000 women advance professionally.
The programme is normally delivered over three months. By the end of the final session:
- 97% of participants had a more proactive approach to career progression
- 88% had higher levels of self-confidence
- 58% had taken on more responsibility within their role and 18% had already taken on a new role
Partners with WISE
Skills 4 is working with WISE to open access to their Career Development and Returners programmes for women working in STEM roles in the advanced manufacturing, engineering and construction sector.
Skills 4 and WISE are focussed on supporting women in STEM roles to succeed in their chosen careers and to inspire the next generation of girls and women.