Catch22: Employability Support into Sustainable Careers

Thursday, 11 August 2022  •  10:00am – 11:30am BST

Join us and hear from Natasha Takhar, Partnerships Manager, and Carly McGoldrick, Senior Development Manager, as they provide insight into Catch22’s work and reveal the barriers to employment for women.

This event is exclusive for Endorsed Employers.

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Session details and format

Catch22 has designed and delivered services that build resilience and aspiration in people and communities. Employability support is a division that helps individuals who have struggled to find work through conventional routes and work with employers to provide sustainable jobs for everyone. 

This session will cover:

  • An overview of Catch22’s work

  • ED&I and the barriers to employment for women

  • Horizons Employability Programs

  • Case studies

The session will start off with a presentation and talk from Natasha and Carly, followed by Q&A.

About Catch22

Catch22 is a not-for-profit business with a social mission with a vision of a strong society where everyone has a place to live, a purpose, and good people around them. They work across children’s social care, deliver alternative education, get people into work through apprenticeships and employability programs, build stronger communities through social action, and deliver social justice and rehabilitation services (in prisons and the community).

As a social business, they operate with the heart of a charity and the mindset of a business.

Meet the speakers

Natasha Takhar is the Partnerships Manager for the Horizons Employability Programme at Catch22. Her work focuses on driving equity, diversity, and inclusion in the workforce through collaborative partnerships, projects and events with employers and like-minded organisations. Natasha is passionate about creating inclusive recruitment strategies to attract diverse talent and empower underrepresented communities.

Natasha Takhar

Partnerships Manager, Catch22

Carly McGoldrick is Senior Development Manager in the Partnerships team at Catch22. In her current role Carly leverages fundraising from corporates, trusts and foundations, with current partners including TikTok and National Grid. Leading on the development of green and creative jobs programmes, Carly works collaboratively to design programmes that help disadvantaged people get into long-term careers and is committed to making opportunities accessible for all.

Carly McGoldrick

Senior Development Manager, Catch22

Why attend

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Thought Leadership

Learn from the experiences, insights, and data of DEI leaders, game changers, and champions.

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Share ideas, find practical solutions, and gain support and inspiration from those outside your organization.

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Connect with DEI professionals and peers from a variety of industries and backgrounds.

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