Our employer partners periodically host visits to their workplaces by groups of students, who get a chance to meet employees and ask questions. Volunteers and students then get to work on a challenge that gives a flavour of what the organisation does.
Michelmores is a Top 100 law firm with offices in London, Bristol and Exeter. They offer a wide range of services and specialise in providing expert legal advice in Finance and Investment, Private Wealth and Real Estate. They love Problem Solving on behalf of their clients and they'll make sure the level of service they provide is 'best in class'. They employ over 400 lawyers, professional advisers, paralegals and business services staff across their 3 offices.
How they use the Skills Builder Framework
Explicit and consistent use of language from Framework
Connecting with partners around common skills
Audit of existing programme content
Assessment of programme impact
Reflection with learners on programme experience
Training for delivery team
Additional offer to schools (e.g. Hub resources)
Increase specificity and focus within programme (e.g. refer to specific steps, rather than whole skill)
Measuring learner baseline to differentiate programme/intervention
Sharing best practice with other skills-building organisations
Development or co-creation of new content