Evaluation of the Heads of the Valley and Bridgend Enterprise EFFECT Programme

Wavehill have been appointed to undertake an update of our previous evaluation of the Enterprise EFFECT programme, published in January 2016. The update will focus on assessing the role, complementarity and added value of the Effect programme in respect of the other community and enterprise schemes operating in the same areas. EFFECT stands for Enterprise Facilitation for Effective Community Transformation. Based on the Siroli Institute’s Enterprise Facilitation™ approach, EFFECT offers free and confidential business support to local people, start-up ventures, existing businesses and social enterprises. The key features of the programme are: An Enterprise Facilitator working in each Local Au

Devon Workforce Skills Survey

In 2016, Devon County Council commissioned Wavehill to conduct a representative survey of the business population in the area to better understand the patterns of vacancies, recruitment, skills demands and needs, and training provision. The firmographics reveal a representative sample of businesses in Devon; the sampling strategy reduced the number of sole proprietorships and single employee businesses contained in the survey, preferring to increase the proportion of firms interviewed that have employees and to which the principal questions are pertinent. Details of those businesses are given in the first section of this report. Overall, the survey engaged 420 respondents across the Devon ar

West of England Local Enterprise Partnership Employer Skills Survey

The 2016 West of England LEP Employer Skills Survey has been designed as a bespoke survey to give detailed insight into skills demands, needs, training, and provision across the LEP area. The survey complements and adds to national employer skills surveys, and provides a representative sample from which to draw robust analytical conclusions. It builds upon the legacy of the 2015 West of England ESS that mapped skills demands and needs across a range of sectors, and constitutes one of the largest and most comprehensive regional skills surveys undertaken to date.The survey features a number of key questions important to local economic growth and draws on questionnaire tools utilised in prev


MRS Company Partner

© Wavehill Ltd.

Registered Office: 21 Alban Square, Aberaeron, Ceredigion. SA46 0DB