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Innovative Alliance and The Andy Reid Standing Tall Foundation work together to provide essential resources for those seeking employment

Adult Education training provider Innovative Alliance have become one of two beneficiaries to receive laptops from The Andy Reid Standing Tall Foundation. In an effort to close the digital divide and provide vital resources and help for job seekers. This donation assists individuals to undertake training and better their chances of finding employment.

Andy Reid laptop donation Innovative Alliance

The Andy Reid Standing Tall Foundation aims to help tackle social issues such as homelessness, debt management, relationships and mental health. Through his associations Andy realised there are many different deserving organisations of support. His focus was to target those that are in need of direct and practical support. So he made the decision to use the foundation to support organisations, such as training providers and recruitment companies. Two of the many sectors that help those faced with disadvantages.

A partnership between the two grew through the desire to help people Additionally, the two organisations are working together to provide resources to support better life opportunities.

Inspired to donate and provide help for job seekers in the UK

The Foundation also recently received several laptops from Cash Converters UK. Subsequently, they were inspired to donate these to Innovative Alliance. Innovative Alliance are supporting learners studying online due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Standing Tall Foundation CEO, John Tabern said;

‘’By providing learners with digital resources, Innovative Alliance are helping tackle the digital divide across Liverpool City Region and the wider North West. Currently 82% of all job openings online require at least basic digital skills [1]. This skills shortage limits the opportunities for those people seeking employment. Providing learners with this equipment will be a real advantage to improving their job opportunities”.

Innovative Alliance CEO, Ian Green said;

“We are extremely pleased to be working with The Andy Reid Standing Tall Foundation. The equipment will support our learners to access our online learning and to develop their digital confidence and skills. The Foundation has a genuine ambition and mission to provide support and help to those who need it most”.

Armed Forces Covenant

In March 2020, Innovative Alliance joined several businesses and organisations, in signing the Armed Forces Covenant. This demonstrates their commitment to supporting those who have or are currently serving in the Armed Forces. Above all, the Covenant is a true sign of support to veterans and their families.

Moreover, individuals made redundant recently or currently searching for work can rely on Innovative Alliance. They offer funded short courses for individuals find their way back to work. As a result, short courses help improve individuals employment chances. The adult education provider gives learners the knowledge and tools to progress into employment. Luckily, many courses are attached to immediate job opportunities. Their advisors work with learners to establish clear pathways for their development. Not to mention, the amount of support and advice offered throughout the entire process.

Visit their website to view all current courses or contact IA for more information: www.innovativealliance.co.uk