HOW WE HELP

Skills Activation is an employability skills consultancy helping candidates become credible professionals by ensuring a smooth transition from study to the corporate world.

Our group seminars, 1-to-1 coaching and specialised presentations are delivered by highly experienced professionals who have extensive experience in Finance, HR, Sales, IT and many other industries.

Whatever your need, you can be certain that you will benefit from personalised and industry-relevant guidance!

Students

Skills Activation aims to help you secure your first job, internship or place on a graduate scheme through personalised coaching and guidance.

We’re partnering with universities and businesses across the country, so you may already be eligible to join us for free!

  • UK job seekers have to apply for an average of 27 positions just to secure one interview, StandOut CV
  • Only 56% of graduates secure high-skilled employment following graduation, ONS

Universities

We can teach your students how to package the skills they have and succeed in securing a place on their desired graduate scheme.

We’re speaking to students country-wide to understand the challenges they’re facing, contact us to find out more – we provide subsidised rates to universities.

  • Graduate employment rates are the top career consideration when choosing a course, Which.
  • Only 58% of final year students visit their university’s careers service, The Guardian

Businesses

Skills Activation provides training to your new starters and prepare them for the transition from study to your organisation, ensuring they are fully equipped to do the job from day one.

Contact us to find out how we can provide customised training programmes designed to suit your needs and budget.

  • New hires are 54% more productive at organisations with an onboarding process, UrbanBound
  • Only 50% of managers feel graduates are prepared for a full-time job, Abel

ABOUT US

With over 400,000 graduates competing for only 20,000 graduate jobs available each year, it’s more difficult than ever for young people to secure their place on their dream graduate scheme.

Skills Activation wants to change that. We believe that with the right coaching, preparation and guidance, university leavers can learn how to package their skills, gain confidence and kick start their careers and take control of their futures.

We have a great team of experienced graduate recruitment consultants, HR managers and training consultants who have a real passion for empowering individuals and ensuring that they have the right skillset to support their journey into their chosen career.