Tracey is back in the world of work

Tracey came to GRoW in November 2019 looking for support to get a part-time job but when the pandemic hit, she was forced to change her focus to homeschooling her three children. With GRoW’s support, she has now re-entered the workforce in an admin position where she is developing her skills for the future. Tracey … Continue reading Tracey is back in the world of work

GRoW’s New Employability Skills Workshop gives face-to-face support

Platforms like Zoom offer huge flexibility and convenience when holding remote meetings but sometimes it’s really nice to be able to get together face-to-face.  With face-to-face meetings it can be easier to communicate with people as body language is very important and it helps us understand each other better.  Because of this the GRoW Team … Continue reading GRoW’s New Employability Skills Workshop gives face-to-face support

Sonia gets a better job with GRoW In-Work Support

Sonia had been working as a part-time administrator but had the capacity to work more hours in a more permanent position but needed flexibility for her family commitments. With GRoW’s support Sonia has recently started a new job as a Finance Administrator. Sonia said “I came to the UK from India where I had been … Continue reading Sonia gets a better job with GRoW In-Work Support

Indiana is an Inspiration

Indiana came to the GRoW Programme at the end of 2021 looking for support to improve her English and gain voluntary experience to help build her confidence and motivation. Indiana’s Adviser Chantelle [pictured] spoke to Indiana about her experience. “Indiana’s goal is to work for the NHS.  She attended all of the GRoW workshops which … Continue reading Indiana is an Inspiration

Thank you for celebrating women’s success with us at our GRoW International Women’s Day Event

With covid restrictions lifting we were so pleased to be able to mark International Women’s Day 2022 by holding a face to face event at our office in Hayes and with our Islington participants where we could all come together in one space, talk freely and openly with other women, share our stories and goals … Continue reading Thank you for celebrating women’s success with us at our GRoW International Women’s Day Event

Helping you to find the right job

GRoW’s Michelle Grenada-Bryan researches and compiles the jobs for our Jobs Bulletin each week, finding the most suitable part-time positions for our GRoW participants that are currently being advertised across Hillingdon and surrounding areas. Michelle said “With covid-19 restrictions now easing more and more jobs are opening up, as well as more flexible-working opportunities becoming … Continue reading Helping you to find the right job

Chantelle helps women in Kingston to GRoW

GRoW Adviser Chantelle El-Sawy has been a regular face to our Hillingdon participants for a number of years but is now focusing her efforts on helping women in Kingston fulfil their potential through the GRoW Programme.  Chantelle’s speciality is helping people complete application forms and she is available between 11.00am and 1.00pm every Tuesday for … Continue reading Chantelle helps women in Kingston to GRoW

Mojisola Continues to GRoW through learning and development

Mojisola joined the GRoW Programme in Summer 2021 and has been an active and fully engaged participant, making use of all the learning opportunities available. She has completed a range of courses and recently found work in a seasonal position at the Royal Mail.  Mojisola is now studying for a Level 3 Helping in School … Continue reading Mojisola Continues to GRoW through learning and development

Vailankani Grows Through GRoW

Vailankani has grown so much from the day she began working with us.  She has attended every GRoW session and is an active and engaged member of the GRoW app. Vailankani said “I first heard about GRoW when the GRoW Team visited my child’s school to introduce parents to the Programme.  I had only been … Continue reading Vailankani Grows Through GRoW