Who We Are

Swindon and Wiltshire LEP's skills service, delivered by Higher Futures.

Bridging skills gaps with Higher Futures

The Swindon & Wiltshire Strategic Economic Plan sets out the vision for 2026 with five key objectives which are also key priorities for investment.

Skills and Talent has been identified as high priority for the Swindon and Wiltshire region as we need an appropriately skilled workforce to achieve our growth ambitions.

Enabling businesses to tackle skills shortages, our team is the only impartial service in the area who fully explore needs and identify solutions. We work in partnership with you to ensure that business objectives are achieved and return on investment is realised. Working closely with our extensive list of partners ensures that we provide timely and relevant information and guidance.


Meet the team

Amanda Timbrell

Higher Futures Manager

Chris Parsons

Employer Skills Brokerage Officer

Jo Mills

Business Skills Consultant

Amanda Peach

Business Skills Adviser

Let's talk

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