Hays, the worlds leading recruiting experts in qualified, professional and skilled people, has partnered with UK distance learning provider ICS to offer access to online training courses through its website. The partnership has been formed because many professionals currently seeking jobs are also looking to up-skill their CVs. Professionals will be able to apply easily online via www.hays.co.uk/professional-development-training-courses.aspx whilst also browsing for the latest jobs.
Hays candidates will be able to choose from a wide range of professional development courses with ICS, from GCSE language courses right up to degree-level studies, such as a degree in business management.
Julie Waddicor, Managing Director at Hays Human Resources, comments: A recent survey revealed that 33% of those starting courses with ICS stated that they did so for career related reasons. We hope that many professionals will benefit from this addition to our service time is a commodity many of us lack and studying via distance learning works around your schedule. Professionals may want to secure a promotion or improve their CV with a course. Assisting candidates wherever we can is important to us.
ICS works with more than twenty awarding bodies and partners to offer industry-recognised qualifications. It manages 45,000 students from its headquarters in Glasgow, Scotland. Courses are delivered in a flexible way, allowing students to fit their studies into their work and home life.
Sally Pulvertaft, managing director of ICS, said: The aim of our partnership is to give Hays candidates the opportunity to look at their whole career development. The flexibility of the courses that we offer allows Hays to become a one-stop shop for job opportunities and professional development.