Leading tech company Ideagen joins forces with Nottingham Forest for major education partnership


NOTTINGHAM, England, Nov. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — PUPILS in Nottinghamshire are being impressed to Think Big, as a part of a 5 12 months transformational education programme, designed to pave the way in which for an advancing technological future.

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Global software program supplier, Ideagen Plc, has joined with Nottingham Forest Community Trust (NFCT) for the ‘Think Big’ initiative, designed to spice up profession prospects in expertise and to assist bridge the UK’s digital abilities hole.

The programme was formally launched at Ideagen’s Ruddington HQ by Ben Dorks, Ideagen CEO and Graham Moran, NFCT CEO, on Thursday, November 25.

As properly as grant funding the scheme, Ideagen has additionally dedicated to opening up thirty apprenticeships all through the following three years, from intermediate (degree 2) to diploma degree.

Think Big entails a variety of actions for 14 to 16 12 months olds with the intention of selling expertise as a profession alternative, elevating consciousness of the completely different technology-related profession paths and to extend the variety of younger individuals embarking on expertise careers post-education.

To mark the launch, an unique function movie has been created to show how technological developments have impacted our lives, careers and sport, which will probably be proven to younger individuals all through the marketing campaign.

The Nottinghamshire-based Greenwood Academies Trust is the primary education supplier to affix the Think Big marketing campaign. The Trust presently operates via 36 academies, educating roughly 17,000 pupils round Nottingham City, Nottinghamshire, Leicester City, Northamptonshire, Peterborough, Lincolnshire and Central Bedfordshire.

Pupils will probably be invited to participate in expertise workshops on the Ideagen HQ that may intention to extend consciousness of the broad spectrum of jobs which can be out there in tech and the way tech abilities can result in careers in a variety of industries.

The marketing campaign may also place a give attention to relatable position fashions, at each Ideagen and Nottingham Forest, in very completely different roles, at numerous ranges of their careers, to showcase the probabilities of tech careers.

From VAR to aim line expertise, innovation via expertise in sport continues to develop. Through the marketing campaign, younger individuals will probably be invited to match day actions, in addition to periods on the membership on how technological developments have superior and revolutionised the sport of soccer.

An intensive financial institution of on-line sources can also be being developed and will probably be out there for college students via a devoted Think Big web site.

Ben Dorks, CEO of Ideagen, stated: “It is vitally vital that we at Ideagen, as a neighborhood employer and a profitable and persistently rising expertise chief, do all we are able to to encourage younger individuals into careers in expertise. Having grown up in Nottinghamshire myself, I’m passionate that Ideagen has a optimistic affect on the profession aspirations and abilities of younger individuals on this nice metropolis.

“Our intention is to widen alternatives for our native younger individuals by offering them with top quality studying experiences that may assist them thrive in a world pushed by expertise. Inspiring and motivating younger individuals is what we try for and I’m excited to proceed lighting the pathway to success in a metropolis stuffed with excellent expertise.”

Graham Moran, NFCT CEO, stated: “Nottingham Forest Community Trust is delighted to be working alongside Ideagen harnessing the optimistic energy of the personal and third sectors in offering thrilling alternatives for native younger individuals to search out sustainable employment within the tech business.”

Dan Heffernan, Careers & Young People Lead at D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership, stated: “D2N2 LEP and the Careers & Enterprise Company are extremely proud to be supporting this progressive mission led by Ideagen and Nottingham Forest FC. A programme that helps and permits our younger individuals to think about a future profession inside the expertise business shouldn’t be solely extremely welcome, it is desperately wanted.”

Ideagen gives high quality, audit and danger software program to greater than 6,000 extremely regulated prospects throughout a number of industries reminiscent of aviation, monetary providers, life-sciences, healthcare and manufacturing.

While headquartered in Nottingham, Ideagen has operations elsewhere within the UK, in addition to the US, Europe, Middle East, South-East Asia and most just lately Australia.

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Leading tech company Ideagen joins forces with Nottingham Forest for major education partnership

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