30 employers & 15 providers to advise young people at UP Fest on 2 March

Written by Cheryl Plant, Programme Developer, Sheffield City Council

You are invited to UP Fest!! 2 March 2021 2-5pm.

UP Fest is an online Careers and Progressions event for young people in Sheffield aged 16-25 which is coming to a room near you as part of National Careers Week 2021. 

At this event there will be 30 employers explaining some of the different careers available in Sheffield, 15 learning and training organisations helping you to progress into learning or work, nearby universities and more!  There will also be some impartial careers advisers at the online event available to give you advice about your next steps.  As you go around the virtual event, you can collect information which will be emailed to you after the event.

Who is this event for?

 We have put this event together with young people aged 16-25 in Sheffield in mind.  It can be for anyone in this age group who is looking to make their next steps into work or learning and would like to find out what support is available to help them in their journey.

When is the event? 

Tuesday 2 March between 2-5pm.  When you register, you will be able to access the event any time between 2-5pm.

How to access the event

This is an online event so you will need access to the internet using a computer, tablet or mobile phone using Google Chrome.  You also need to register for the event and the organisation will send you full details.

How to register

To register for the event, please copy and paste this into your browser and then complete the form – https://upfest.educationconnectlive.com/  

Who is organising this event?

 UP Fest is brought to you by The Sheffield College and Sheffield City Council with support from DWP Jobcentre Plus and a range of learning organisations, employers, and universities in and around Sheffield.

Registration ends 12 noon 2 March 2021 so please make sure you register before this time.

We look forward to joining you there.