Neelam Starts a New Job

Neelam Asif came to GRoW in early 2020 and has taken full advantage of everything GRoW has to offer, both in person and online.  Neelam has recently started at part-time admin job working in an office. Neelam said “I have taken a lot on board from the GRoW sessions.  Right from the start the team have … Continue reading Neelam Starts a New Job

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?

Engaging with GRoW through the GRoW App

Q & A with Liz Sewell FIEP, Director, the GRoW Programme What is the GRoW App and what made you decide to invest in your own app? Liz: The GRoW app is essentially like our own facebook app but just for our participants on the GRoW Programme.  We introduced our own app to help build … Continue reading Engaging with GRoW through the GRoW App

Shanti gains her independence

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Shanti came to the Grow Programme last year after being referred from her job centre in Yeading in Hillingdon.  Shanti had not worked in seven years and has little work experience. She is now looking forward to gaining experience to eventually find work as a Teaching Assistant. Shanti said “After falling pregnant I hardly ever … Continue reading Shanti gains her independence

Rehma strengthens her skill set

I joined Belina GRoW in late March as a Social Media Officer through the Kickstart programme. After leaving University, I was eager to work in Communications. Therefore, being offered this role at Belina was an amazing opportunity to build on my professional communication skills and work for an organisation the enriched the local community. The … Continue reading Rehma strengthens her skill set

Chanel Kickstarts a new Career

Chanel joined GRoW in May of this year and has now started work as a Virtual Sales Consultant promoting the government’s Kickstart scheme to businesses across the UK. Chanel said “As my children are now aged 2 and 4 and are at pre-school and nursery Monday to Friday I thought it was the perfect time … Continue reading Chanel Kickstarts a new Career

Zeynab starts a new job as a Customer Service Desk Manager

Zeynab

After being furloughed and then made redundant from her job at Heathrow due to the pandemic Zeynab was referred to GRoW and has now started work as a Customer Service Desk Manager at Tesco Kensington Travel Money. Zeynab said “My prime goal has been to get back into work but due to the current situation it's not … Continue reading Zeynab starts a new job as a Customer Service Desk Manager

Vivian returns to work after a long break

Vivian gets a job

Vivian was referred to GRoW from her Universal Credit Work Coach after being out of work whilst bringing up her three children.  Vivian took part in a range of GRoW Workshops and has now started a job as a Census Interviewer. Vivian said “When I first joined GRoW Liz Sewell hooked me up with Jessica … Continue reading Vivian returns to work after a long break

Supporting you if you have a child with Special Educational Needs

A number of the GRoW Team have children with autism and so we understand the challenges you can face when you have a child with SEN and we can help. GRoW introduced fortnightly SEN sessions last November with the aim of helping to support parents who have children on the autism spectrum or with other … Continue reading Supporting you if you have a child with Special Educational Needs