CCR launches 'Venture' to help shape the future of skills development across South East Wales

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Cardiff Capital Region (CCR) has announced the launch of a new Skills and Talent hub, designed to meet the future skilling needs of employers and employees across South East Wales.

Brand-named ‘Venture’ this new employment and skills enterprise goes live on 13th September, to help connect the ambitions and aspirations of career-seekers and employers across the 10 unitary authorities that make up the CCR.

For launch, the new skills hub features Venture Graduate a re-branded, redesigned and revitalised graduate recruitment scheme provided at zero cost to any organisation in South East Wales, by the expert in-house graduate recruitment team at CCR.  New features include the introduction of structured cohort model which will run as 3 separate programmes throughout the year – the first of which opens to businesses on the 13th of September.

The hub also features Venture Specialist – a collection of niche skills initiatives that the CCR is directly supporting or funding.

The intention is that the hub will evolve and expand to cover an ever-increasing range of skills and talent initiatives designed to meet the future skilling needs of employers and employees across the region.

Please see attached Venture Launch leaflet and Venture What's New leaflet 

Read the full press release 

Posted on: Friday 17th September 2021