How am I working from home with my family there?

by Tosin Beckley, GRoW Team Member Well as for my first week with the ongoing pandemic that is happening, the first thought I had was how am I going to work comfortably from home with my family there?! Don't get me wrong, I love my family dearly, but to actually sit and get on with … Continue reading How am I working from home with my family there?

Lockdown Working Mums in the Age of Zoom

Liz Sewell, Director of the GRoW Programme Here at GRoW, I am managing a team of 11 women, my own girls are older, but between us the team has 26 children, 21 of them under eleven. So now we have home educators amongst us, as well as mums, carers, and team members. This is what … Continue reading Lockdown Working Mums in the Age of Zoom

Managing the transition to home schooling children with SEND and Autism

By Heather Ette, GRoW Team Member Like most other children now my son is out of school amid coronavirus fears but due to his special educational needs he can’t just log in to the computer and do his schoolwork at home.  My son is autistic and at school he gets adult help in every classroom.  … Continue reading Managing the transition to home schooling children with SEND and Autism

Banu develops a new career

Banu started her journey back to work with the GRoW Programme two years ago and after completing her Level 1 Childcare course and embarking on her Level 2 she has now found work in a private nursery. Banu said “I went to the GRoW Programme when I became a single parent and wanted to change … Continue reading Banu develops a new career

Liz Sewell FIEP Speaks at Summit

Belina director Liz Sewell FIEP took centre stage at the recent IEP Summit, an industry event for senior employability professionals to discuss and debate the future of work and the challenges and priorities facing the employability sector now and in the years ahead. Liz presented alongside Dr Jo Ingold, Associate Professor of Human Resource Management … Continue reading Liz Sewell FIEP Speaks at Summit