South Yorkshire Mayoral Combined Authority Weekly Policy Briefing (27 Jan)

Please download the file below to read the South Yorkshire Mayoral Combined Authority Weekly Policy Briefing as of Friday 27 January. symca-policy-briefing-27-01-2023Download This week's key messages Bloomberg UK updated its Levelling Up scorecard and found that more than three-quarters of constituencies — especially those in the Midlands and North — were already behind London and the … Continue reading South Yorkshire Mayoral Combined Authority Weekly Policy Briefing (27 Jan)

Jobseekers urged to be aware of 7 signs of job scams

Press release from the Disclosure and Barring Service Jobseekers are being put on alert for the 7 signs of scams that could leave them out of pocket and at risk of identity fraud. January and February are acknowledged within the recruitment industry as peak job search months[1] – providing prime opportunities for scammers to exploit. The Disclosure … Continue reading Jobseekers urged to be aware of 7 signs of job scams

SAMEE charity launches nationwide self-employment support programme for people with SEND

Article posted on ERSA https://ersa.org.uk/news/ Find the link to the article here Bournemouth’s SAMEE (Support and Mentoring Enabling Entrepreneurship) charity is set to roll out the UK’s first accredited Self-Employment Support Programme to help support people with special educational needs (SEN), not just in Dorset but nationwide. This brand new, flexible programme, branded as ‘You’ve … Continue reading SAMEE charity launches nationwide self-employment support programme for people with SEND

Shef Utd Community Foundation Traineeship starts Mon 6 Feb

Sheffield United Community Foundation will be starting its new Traineeship programme on 6 February.  The programme is a an opportunity to gain work experience and learn new skills, offering career pathways in a variety of industries. The programme runs for 12 weeks and is for 16-24 year olds that are unsure of their career path and … Continue reading Shef Utd Community Foundation Traineeship starts Mon 6 Feb

South Yorkshire Mayoral Combined Authority Weekly Policy Briefing (20 Jan)

Please download the file below to read the South Yorkshire Mayoral Combined Authority Weekly Policy Briefing as of Friday 20 January. SYMCA Policy Briefing 20-01-2023Download This week's key messages The Government awarded allocations in Round 2 of its flagship £2.1 billion Levelling Up Fund, with over 100 successful projects, including the 'Barnsley Futures' bid. Recent … Continue reading South Yorkshire Mayoral Combined Authority Weekly Policy Briefing (20 Jan)

Free food supplement vouchers for February half term

Written by School Food Service, Home to School Transport & Services to Schools The Government Household Support Grant has been extended to assist with rising food and energy costs. Sheffield City Council recognises that many families continue to face financial difficulties because of the pandemic, changes to Universal Credit, and rising costs for food and … Continue reading Free food supplement vouchers for February half term

Sheffield Apprenticeships Bulletin (ESFA) – 23 January

The Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) provides weekly district-level apprenticeship vacancy bulletins, broken down by region and local authority area. See below the latest vacancy lists for Sheffield and South Yorkshire. Sheffield apprenticeship vacancies sheffield-23-jan-2023Download South Yorkshire apprenticeship vacancies sy-apprenticeship-summary-23-01-2023-with-percent-40-l3-plusDownload