Refugee Toolkit: Unlocking a Waiting Workforce

This new toolkit developed with The Launchpad Collective has been designed to help your business feel more confident hiring people from refugee backgrounds.

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Developed with The Launchpad Collective

Our partners The Launchpad Collective connect employers with refugee talent. Steered by refugees, for refugees, working side-by-side with both job seekers and employers so that roles are filled and refugees are empowered to contribute positively to society.

The Launchpad Collective also challenges the systems and inequalities that lead to this talent being obstructed and overlooked. At this time of economic uncertainty, with job vacancies at an all-time high, they want employers to be able to access the skills and experience of people with refugee backgrounds.

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Video of the July 2022 webinar with The Launchpad Collective.

In July 2022 we ran a virtual event together to examine how to unlock refugee talent to access skilled people looking for work.

Attendees learned more about the current refugee landscape and heard from a number of individuals with refugee backgrounds as well as employers who have experience of both hiring and working with people with refugee backgrounds.

Following the event we invited employers to test a new employer toolkit aimed at helping break down the barriers to hiring a refugee. The toolkit was developed with Kineo and funded by the City & Guilds Foundation.

About the toolkit

The recruitment toolkit e-module is made up of six accessible topics that will help your business be the best it can be, by hiring people with refugee backgrounds.

Register your interest via the form below and The Launchpad Collective will send you an email with a link to access the toolkit module. Access to the toolkit is free; all we ask is that you provide The Launchpad Collective with feedback after completing it.

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Fill in the form below and you will receive an email from The Launchpad Collective containing a link to access the toolkit.

Provide feedback

The email you receive will also contain a link to a feedback form that you can fill in after you’ve completed the toolkit module.

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Once you’ve provided feedback about the toolkit module, you can opt-in to receiving a digital credential.

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