The only way is up for Alice

Alice was referred to GRoW when she was looking to return to work after moving to a new area.  Alice has now returned to her industry working as a Neighbouring Rights Assistant in a part-time capacity and has regained her confidence through the process. Alice said “I had been working in the Music Industry but … Continue reading The only way is up for Alice

Meenu returns to work after a 5 year career break

Meenu took a five year break from work to be a stay at home mum to her young daughter but when she heard about GRoW it sparked her interest in returning to the workplace.  Meena has now secured a job working as a GP’s Receptionist for the NHS. Meenu said “My work background has been … Continue reading Meenu returns to work after a 5 year career break

Kaneez Progresses Through Learning

Kaneez joined GRoW in January 2020 just before the first lockdown and was initially supporting Liz with GRoW participants in Newham. She has undertaken a range of training courses and has grown in confidence and as a result has changed her career plans, deciding on a permanent future within the employability sector. Kaneez said “When … Continue reading Kaneez Progresses Through Learning

Amelia Applies and Gets a Job through the GRoW Job Shop

Amelia Chan

Amelia came to GRoW in September 2021 when her son started Reception and she wanted help to get back to work after a four year break.  Amelia came to the GRoW Job Shop, applied for a job at Boots and was offered the position just 10 days later. Amelia said “Before I had my son … Continue reading Amelia Applies and Gets a Job through the GRoW Job Shop

Mojisola joins the Mail

After moving from Hackney to Hillingon, Mojisola was referred to GRow from her Jobcentre.   She had been out of work since August last year when she lost her school cleaning job due to the schools being closed during lockdown.  Since joining GRoW in the summer Mojisola has taken advantage of new learning opportunities, gaining qualifications … Continue reading Mojisola joins the Mail

Cristina progresses through work

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Cristina joined the GRoW Programme in August as an In-Work Progression client.  Despite being a single parent to her 5 year old son and speaking English as a third language, Cristina has managed to find and pay for childcare, is currently studying Business Management at Solent University and has recently increased her working hours and … Continue reading Cristina progresses through work

Why should you come to the CV Workshop with Sonia?

by Heather Ette GRoW Team Member I was lucky enough to sit in on Sonia’s CV Workshop last week and get an insight into how Sonia’s expert advice and guidance is supporting GRoW participants in their journey to work. It couldn’t have been easier to join, I booked via the GRoW App and received a … Continue reading Why should you come to the CV Workshop with Sonia?