Workforce Development

Workforce Development

As an employer, investing in the development and growth of your workforce is now more crucial than ever. The long-term success and growth of an organisation depends on having highly skilled and engaged employees who can adapt to new technologies, navigate complex tasks and drive innovation. 

Why choose workforce development?

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Stay competitive

If you want to stay ahead of the curve and be able to adapt to today’s evolving industry demands, you need to ensure that your employees are up to date with the latest knowledge, skills and best practices.

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Increase employee engagement

Offering opportunities for professional development and training shows that as an employer you value your employee’s growth and career progression. This in turn will result in higher employer engagement and satisfaction. A motivated workforce is a productive workforce!

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Retain top talent

By upskilling your current workforce, you reduce the need to hire which will save costs in recruitment. A skilled and motivated employee is also more likely to stay. Also, if you’re an employer who can shout about investing in your employees, you’re also likely to attract top talent!

How can we help you?

As an adult education provider, we play a vital role in the process of workforce development and our free courses make it easier for individuals at businesses and organisations across Manchester to access education and training.

Bespoke training:

We understand that all businesses have different training needs which is why at Manchester Adult Education (MAES), we can help you in growing and developing your organisation with bespoke training that helps to reduce skills and knowledge gaps in your workforce.

Access to funded courses:

We can provide courses at no cost to your business! These courses cover a wide range of subjects including maths, English and digital skills. So, by taking advantage of these free courses, you can help to upskill your employees without any financial burden.

Flexibility and convenience:

We know that time is valuable which is why we’re happy to offer training options to suit your organisation. Whether that be delivering sessions at your premises, off-site or virtually. We want to make sure that training is as convenient, efficient, and accessible to residents of Manchester as possible.

Get in touch:

If you would like to explore how we can help you develop and upskill your workforce, please contact Emma Langlois, Curriculum Manager for our Preparation for Work and Employability courses, workshop and programme. 

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Professional Development Courses

If you’re looking an individual who is looking to take your career to the next level, then you’re in luck.

With us you can choose from different professional development pathways such as safeguarding, supporting learners with learning disabilities, providing information, advice or guidance and more.

All out professional development courses are delivered online through live classes or through online independent study meaning you can access them from anywhere.