Agile Nation 2 is fully funded by the European Social Fund and Welsh Government. Delivered by Chwarae Teg the project has been developed to help improve the position of women in the workforce across the nine priority sectors in Wales.
It has been designed to improve this situation by delivering a:
Agile Nation 2 will support 2,207 women and 500 businesses during its planned life-cycle.
The programme was developed as a direct response to a body of evidence showing there is a clear need for positive measures to be taken to support the progression of women in Wales.
The Career Development programme offers women the chance to participate in a comprehensive, fully funded, career development programme.
This has been designed to help participants gain the skills, confidence and knowledge needed to effectively progress their career journeys.
It is ideally suited to women who are looking to gain their first managerial or supervisory position, and it offers a number of highly valuable benefits.
This starts with working with a dedicated People Development Partner to create a bespoke career action plan, and goes on to provide accredited leadership and management training that culminates in an Institute of Leadership and Management qualification.
Participants are also able to attend additional non accredited workshops and take advantage of further learning opportunities by applying for a training allowance.
The Business programme helps businesses attract, retain and develop talent, inspire an inclusive staff culture and improve diversity.
Developed to help enhance your commitment to equality and diversity this specialist programme from Chwarae Teg provides support that covers:
At the outset we work with you to establish the current position of your business regarding some of the key factors mentioned above.
We then assist you to make improvements that are aligned with your organisation’s strategy to deliver a better service for your customers, improve team motivation and enhance your reputation.