Athena Live events

Athena Live events provide the latest information from external partners to help you make the best choice for customers.

The first Athena live event provides the opportunity to hear updates from the key DWP programmes in GM. In this hour recording of the online event, you can hear from Russell Gore from Ingeus to learn about the latest developments on the Work and Health programme as well as Loraine Campbell from Maximus about Working Well – Early Help Hub.

You will also hear from Louise Loxton from The Manchester College. Louise is talking about T- Levels as The Manchester College are the only GM College offering construction T-Levels and they need our support to enable students to complete their work placements.

Athena Live recording from Monday 12th April @ 11 am:

Our second Athena Live! took place on 12th July 2012. We had three guest speakers.

Sara Belhay from One Million Mentors talked about their “Stand Out” project which provides 400 young people across the UK with 4 weeks of FREE intensive employability training plus one year of 1:1 mentoring, to equip them with the knowledge, networks, skills and confidence they need to navigate these challenging times and to transition into work.
 
Ian Hawley from Remit Training introduced attendees to 'Train the Nation’ 
 
Venetia Knight spoke about Groundwork’s new “Low Carbon Careers” project, which encourages every employee to be able to contribute to working in a more sustainable away, and every citizen to understand the importance of making sustainable choices as a consumer.
 
Watch the recording below.