Hopscotch is a network for skilled women looking for that perfect work/life balance. They champion, support and connect the women who help businesses achieve greatness. They enable women in the Middle East and Asia to work for their dream company, connect with inspirational figures and learn new skills and professional talents. The business is going from strength to strength under with Media & Communications heavyweight Helen McGuire at the helm, and it's an exciting time to join this trailblazing brand that's making waves in the market and addressing workplace diversity.
Hello! We are Hopscotch and we're on a mission to make the world of work a more accessible, better place for professional women across the Middle East and Asia. Since launch in 2016, we have built a unique and growing talent pool of tens of thousands of professional women looking for new opportunities, whatever their personal circumstances, for our network of forward-thinking businesses to jump into.
Co-founder & CEO Mum of three, former Comms professional and erstwhile DJ, Helen was inspired to set up Hopscotch in 2016 and drives all aspects of the business.
Co-founder CEO of MCG& Group, Justin co-founded Hopscotch whilst cheerfully keeping the wheels of industry turning. He's also lucky enough to be Helen's husband.
As a careers platform, we source flexible roles, offer training and skills sessions to women and the businesses they work in, and open up opportunities through our network and initiatives. We move women onwards and upwards in their careers and provide fresh, skilled, hungry talent for our clients.
With a community of 75,000+, the platform launched in April 2016 in the Middle East, expanding to Asia in 2018. We have built a unique and growing talent pool of women looking for new opportunities, whatever their personal circumstances, for our network of forward-thinking businesses to jump into. We are currently working with the likes of Facebook, Amazon, Sephora, WPP and Mastercard to offer opportunities to skilled women.
Hopscotch is a women’s network for those with professional backgrounds. Whether you’re a woman who has been away from the workplace for a period of time, or you’re currently looking for a new opportunity, some training, networking or careers support, Hopscotch is for you. Work for your dream company, connect with inspirational figures and learn new skills and professional talents.
Jobs: Find full-time or part-time jobs, or roles that offer flexibility, across Middle East and Asia in different sectors including IT, marketing, communication and advertising. Events: Catch up with events in your city that are relevant to your career and professional wellbeing, including in-house events. Live: Our very own video library that has influential, inspirational individuals offering insights into their areas of expertise. News: Your weekly inspirational, motivating read. We have tips and tricks for the workplace, information you could use and interviews with inspiring women.
Career Clinics: Got a couple of hours to learn and network? Our Career Clinics have experts tackling issues like knowing your employment rights, overcoming failure, or developing your EQ. Workshops: Hopscotch workshops are longer, interactive sessions in partnership with established organisations or individuals to help you reach your career goals. Women’s forums: We partner with and sponsor regional and global forums and conferences on a regular basis. Talent Open Mornings: Keen to learn about relevant organisations and meet their talent teams face to face? Our Open Mornings are an opportunity to network and showcase your abilities. Returnships: Designed to help women get back to work after a break, we source Returnship options and placements for our network.
Our most cherished testimonies come from those who have used the Hopscotch network to find their perfect fit of a job. They are our Hotshots, the people who make our efforts worth the while.
Every month, we feature a woman who inspires us with her professional achievements, her spirit and her passion for her work. Women who have charted their own course, who have laid the foundation for others to follow. This is where you could find your motivation.