Engenda enters The Social Mobility Employer Index
Added 24 Nov 2021 in Accreditation
The Index identifies Britain’s employers that have taken the most action to improve social mobility in the workplace.
The Social Mobility Employer Index identifies Britain’s employers that have taken the most action to improve social mobility in the workplace.
Employers are assessed across seven key areas, including their work with young people, routes into the company, how they attract talent, recruitment and selection, and progression.
Engenda Group do alot of outreach work with local schools and colleges, supporting apprenticeships, graduates and school leavers from various social mobility cold spots across the country which was highlighted through the report.
We have really appreciated some of the detailed feedback provided by the report and look to implement them into our recruitment, onboarding and people programs throughout 2022.
The full report is available here.
About the Social Mobility Foundation (SMF):
The Social Mobility Foundation is a charity that aims to make practical improvements in social mobility for young people from low-income backgrounds through its Aspiring Professional Programme, its Social Mobility Employer Index, and its advocacy and campaigning arm, the Department for Opportunities (DO).
Currently taking on a new cohort of over 2,000 young people every year, the SMF has offices in Birmingham, Cardiff, Glasgow, Liverpool, London, Manchester and Newcastle and runs programmes for young people from the Isle of Wight to the Western Isles of Scotland across 11 career sectors (Accountancy, Architecture, Banking & Finance, Biology & Chemistry, Business, Engineering & Physics, Law, Media & Communications, Medicine, Politics, and Digital).