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Our service for your people

As an award-winning social enterprise, we understand that having the right people with the right skills is essential for any business to innovate and thrive. That's why we're here to support and advise you, regardless of the size of industry sector of your business.

Industry sectors
We work across a wide variety of industry sectors, developing people and helping businesses to thrive.

Business and Professional

The world of business is constantly evolving, and our programmes are designed to help you keep your competitive edge.


We understand how important it is to develop skilled construction teams that are capable of keeping up with increasing demands of this challenging sector.

Hospitality and Leisure

This challenging sector is continually changing, and our programmes will provide you with reassurance throughout.

Manufacturing and Engineering

From making sure your team is up-to-date with the latest skills, to maintaining a safe and productive environment, our programmes are here to help.
Plan. Recruit. Develop
Our services, some fully-funded, some chargeable - are designed to ensure your business, along with your people, are constantly evolving to meet the increasing demands of the modern world.

Plan. Recruit. Develop

We understand that every business is different. That’s why we’ll work with you to create a bespoke plan to help you achieve your goals. From short, entry-level courses to apprenticeships and wellbeing programmes, we have a range of ongoing skills development programmes that your business can benefit from.
Training needs consultation

Our skills experts will perform a training needs analysis of your business free of charge.

Tailored training packages

Skills and training packages are designed to meet your individual business requirements.

On-going support

Continuous and comprehensive support to ensure that training is meeting your business needs.

We know how important it is to have the right skills in your business. Whether you’re looking to upskill your current workforce, fill a number of roles or find temporary staff, we can help you find the right people to help your organisation grow.
Meeting your talent needs

Recruiting candidates often requires investment long after a position has been filled. Whether you are looking to fill temporary or permanent roles, we can help.

Aspire recruitment

Experts at our in-house recruitment agency can discuss your recruitment needs, pre-screen potential candidates and match you with the right talent for your business. Visit Aspire Recruitment for more information.

Tailored skills programmes

Whether recruiting for a single role or a cohort, we can ensure candidates gain the essential skills they need before joining your business. 


Offering an apprenticeship is a great way to upskill your current workforce and open your business up to fresh talent. Greater Manchester Levy Matchmaking Service facilitates funding transfers to create more apprenticeship opportunities across the city region. Employers large and small can register to transfer or receive funds from their apprenticeship digital accounts covering the training costs of a specified apprentice. For more information visit

Pre-employment skills

Gain access to a large pool of talent and comprehensive skills packages to ensure new employees have the right skillset from which to build on.

In-work training

Upskill your current workforce to maximise productivity, employee satisfaction and retention within your organisation.

On-going support

We can make sure you have a constant talent resource and an on-going skills development partner. 

Helping successful businesses is what we do day in, day out. We can help you achieve critical accreditations which show your commitment to providing high-quality services. As well as this, we can also support you in creating a working environment where your staff are happy, healthy and fully equipped with the skills they need to support your growth strategy.
Investors in people

We are a licensed delivery partner for Investors in People in the North of England, Guernsey, Jersey and the Isle of Man. For over 25 years we have helped over 16,000 organisations achieve this prestigious award. 


Connect with ambitious business leaders to share experiences and ideas, and prepare you for change management.

Culture and Wellbeing

We have a team of organisational improvement experts who can help you create positive change and improve workplace wellbeing, as well as support your productivity through established leadership and management programmes.


For more information about how we can support your people, please complete the form below and one of our team will be in touch.