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Growing Together

Our team offers a free and impartial comprehensive skills service to employers of Swindon and Wiltshire, whether you are looking to develop your management team or recruit your first apprentice our advisers are here to help.

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Higher Futures, making Swindon and Wiltshire the place to work and learn

We are here to do the hard work on your behalf, supporting your business to overcome all issues skills related, from the recruitment of highly skilled staff to developing a degree apprenticeship programme, the team at Higher Futures are your one-stop talent shop.

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Looking to develop your talent pipeline? Learn how to grow your business through apprenticeships.

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Does your workforce possess the relevant skills to enable business growth? Explore available courses.

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Experiencing skills gaps? Let us help you to come up with a solution and assist in resourcing your team.

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Skills support

A one-stop shop bringing together our local skills offer with the support of our partner organisations.

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Digisheds Launched in Swindon

Higher Futures are working in partnership to provide this innovative employer-led programme to tackle the digital skills gap and to support businesses to develop their staff and scale-up.

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A place for your business to grow

The Growth Hub is an exciting new online community developed exclusively for the businesses of Swindon and Wiltshire. The Hub directs you to a wide range of impartial business support and advice, as well as providing valuable insights, access to events, specialist programmes and funding to help your business thrive.

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Success stories

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Apprenticeships at Avon Protection
Read Joseph's story as a higher level apprentice at Avon Protection
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Help For Heroes
Rob left the army and with support, secured a place at Winchester University to study archaeology. Read Rob's story on his road to discovering purpose...

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