Digital Skills for Growth Programme

What You Need to Know about the Digital Skills for Growth Programme

The Essex Employment and Skills Board provides a government grant of up to £4,000 for digital skills training.

The Digital Skills for Growth Programme is available for individuals who live in Greater Essex. This includes all of Essex, Thurrock and Southend.digital skills

If you are looking to fill or create, a new position which primarily involves digital skills then you can appoint anyone that lives in Greater Essex.

So what kind of digital skills are you looking for? This could be:

  • computer design
  • website development
  • IT project management
  • media production
  • digital marketing
  • social media
  • software development

Any business owner can appoint the person, whether they are an internal or external appointment, as long as the business has a current recruitment plan. A business owner can also use the grant to provide free training to an existing employee nearing the end of one’s contract. You can contact me – Scott – on 0333 335 9378 if you want more information about the free digital skills training programme.