EDGE

EDGE

EDGE is a jobs and skills partnership that works with businesses at Alconbury Enterprise Campus and across the wider area to help them recruit and develop staff, and to help local people access the jobs coming forward.  

EDGE is a jobs and skills partnership that works with businesses at Alconbury Enterprise Campus and across the wider area to help them recruit and develop staff, and to help local people access the jobs coming forward.  

EDGE and its partners work with local schools, jobseekers and businesses to provide guidance and advice, work with people to achieve their potential and help address skills and training needs.

Jobseekers: bringing together the help and support needed to find a job or access the training and development to get the skills you need to get the job you want.

Businesses: helping address the skills and training needs of local industry, particularly with the inward investment focused around Alconbury Enterprise Campus. It does this through supporting businesses with skills audits; offering a one-stop shop for training advice and funding available; supporting recruitment drives across local partners and communities; working with schools to promote and support recruitment to apprenticeships and trainee opportunities.

Schools: working with secondary schools in Huntingdonshire to ensure their students have a greater understanding about what apprenticeship and career opportunities are available and to promote opportunities for apprenticeships and trainee opportunities.

As well as having a shop in Huntingdon that is open from 10am to 4pm on Wednesdays for anyone who wants to drop in for a chat about career opportunities in the region, EDGE also organises a number of events every year to bring together forward-thinking local businesses with the next generation of workers and potential employees to explore opportunities for the future. 

All job vacancies are available to view on the EDGE website, with further information about the services provided. For more information, please go to www.sharperskills.co.uk, call 01480 435654 or email info@sharperskills.co.uk.