Jersey International Business School

Finance Options

You may be eligible for financial assistance on any of our training or professional qualifications.

To find out more about Jersey International Business School’s training options please contact Gemma Renfrey on 816338 or email gemmarenfrey@jerseyibs.com

Student Finance

Future Finance: Start living your future

Future_Finance_logo_300x120.pngFuture Finance, in association with Jersey International Business School, are offering bespoke solutions to help you fund your professional development.

However small or large the opportunity, Future Finance will offer you the same level of support to enable you to embrace change and move forward in your lifecycle – get the right steps in place and move forward with your future.

Contact Ben Spencer-Newman at Future Finance on +44 (0)1534 493933 or email ben.spencernewman@future.je

Acorn: Your career in business might not be as impossible as you think

Acorn_logo_300x120.png

If you have a career plan, don’t let the cost get in the way of achieving your goals.

Acorn, in partnership with the Jersey International Business School, are offering attractive lending rates to anybody looking to study a professional qualification or degree with the school, so your career in business might not be as impossible as you think.

During these difficult times, we understand it can be a challenge to access funding for your chosen educational qualification. So, if you’re considering developing your career, and costs prohibit this, why not take us up on this new initiative and pursue your career goals.

To find out more about how you can fund your professional qualification or degree, contact Liz Fahy at Acorn on 618628 or email liz@acorn.je

Skills Accelerator

Skills_Accelerator_logo_300x120.pngThe States of Jersey ‘Skills Accelerator’ scheme has been designed to provide financial assistance to send employees on training that will make a difference to the viability or diversification of a business. This can include support for personal development, vocational/specialist training or training for employees looking to progress to a new role.

Successful applicants will be offered a grant of up to 75%, of the total balance, towards their training costs, to a maximum of £5,000. The maximum is £15,000 per organisation per financial year.

The Scheme aims to encourage innovation, diversification and workforce development of Jersey businesses by:

  • Providing the opportunity for individuals, within businesses, to develop specialist skills in order to grow the business e.g. information technology, financial skills etc.
  • Enabling businesses to develop customer interface skills e.g. customer relations, equality and diversity etc.
  • Improving motivation, increase efficiency and productivity through better team working; and
  • Improving leadership and management skills to enable individuals to focus and direct more clearly

How to apply for a Skills Accelerator grant

Before filling in the application form, the employer and the employee should download the guidance notes below and read them carefully.

You must make sure you meet and understand these criteria before applying for a Skills Accelerator grant.
Applications must be received at least two weeks before training begins.

Guidance notes: Skills Accelerator guidance notes and application form (size 196kb)

For more information on the Skills Accelerator scheme please phone 440657 or email skillsaccelerator@gov.je

 

Latest From JIBS

Degree open evening for on-Island degree on 28 September

Year 13 students have the opportunity later this month to hear about how they can study for a degree and gain paid work experience at the same time....

Find out more »

Awarding Bodies