The Roothub teams up with UK’s SkilledUp Life to improve experiences and skills of talents applying for jobs.
Nigeria’s leading talent development platform, The Roothub teams up with UK’s SkilledUp Life to improve experiences and skills of talents applying for jobs.
The Roothub today announced a new partnership with SkilledUp Life to accelerate work experience and provide access to job markets around the world. Through this partnership and co-creation framework, the two global leaders will bring their collective resources, expertise, and workforce development frameworks to a large number of young people across Nigeria, with the mission to develop an experienced global talent pool of professionals.
Since its inception, Roothub has facilitated a framework where members can draw on the collective expertise and resources of partners to leverage on our strong workforce development programs to reach learners, provide them access to the in demand digital skills courses, and support them through their learning journey, resulting in a community of over 50,000 individuals and partnered with global tech companies like Google, Meta to achieving career impact, such as a new job, higher pay, or job promotion, as well as starting or growing their businesses within six months of completing their courses.
SkilledUp Life has an extensive track record in matching talents to startups that support a more sustainable future to help anyone over 18 years old to gain Experience and Skills to improve their future career prospects by undertaking short volunteer projects with Tech Startups. Expanding upon the global alliance to mobilize trained individuals to access work experience, SkilledUp Life brings wealth of experience in human capacity development to the partnership.
“This is about doing what we can right now to set people up for success in the long run,” commented Tony Onuk, Chief Executive Officer at The Roothub. “When cities are built to help people thrive, the world thrives. We have to see the bigger sustainability picture and work towards it—with the public and private sectors working together to enable innovation, extend supply chain reach and open access to capital. Partners like SkilledUp Life will allow us to continue to scale and expand The Roothub’s Talent network, which has already played an important role in helping to build more professionals.”
Today’s announcement builds on Roothub’s pioneering work to advance technology adoption especially in disadvantaged communities by going beyond equipping individuals with Digital skills, but empowering them to land their dream jobs.
SkilledUp Life joins a diverse set of leading workforce development and industry partners from around the world including Google, Meta, Build-a-tech Lab, Global Air Media in addition to the community of over 50,000 professionals.
To benefit from this, please join the community via www.wearetheroothub.com