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SYHA’s Sheffield Employment Workshop to take place on 14 April

South Yorkshire Housing Association (Work and Wellbeing) is holding an employment event on Friday 14 April from 10:30am-2pm The workshop will begin with presentations from employers attending the event, including: RNN Group, Tradewind, Multitask Personnel and the NHS. At this workshop, you'll be able to: Find out more about different roles, careers, and organisations View … Continue reading SYHA’s Sheffield Employment Workshop to take place on 14 April

Importance of ill health to the UK’s labour market participation challenge

Written by Joseph Rowntree Foundation http://www.jrf.org.uk The Prime Minister, Rishi Sunak, and the Chancellor, Jeremy Hunt, are planning to make the UK’s ‘economic inactivity’ challenge a central feature of the Budget on 15 March (Strauss et al, 2023). There are almost nine million people of working age in the UK who are not working, not … Continue reading Importance of ill health to the UK’s labour market participation challenge

Women in Business networking event on 26 April

When: Wednesday 26th April, 10am to 12pm Where: Israac Centre, 54 Cemetery Rd, Sheffield S11 8FP (Free parking in Waitrose) Looking for training opportunities? Have an idea for your own business, but don’t know where to start? Want to connect with your community? Join Business Sheffield, Advance Sheffield and ISRAAC for a morning of talks, … Continue reading Women in Business networking event on 26 April

Prince’s Trust presentation on 5 April

The Prince's Trust are holding a programme information presentation at The Sheffield College (Peaks Campus) on 5 April at 3:00pm Anybody working with young people who would be interested in finding out more about The Prince's Trust and the programme they run is welcome to attend. There is a smart dress code. To RSVP, email … Continue reading Prince’s Trust presentation on 5 April

Sheffield Apprenticeships Bulletin (ESFA) – 27 March

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 copy-of-sheffield-27-mar-2023Download South Yorkshire apprenticeship vacancies copy-of-sy-apprenticeship-summary-27-03-2023-with-percent-40-l3-plusDownload

Sheffield’s Working Jobs Fair in Burngreave on Thurs 27 April

Opportunity Sheffield's next Sheffield's Working community job fair will be held in Burngreave on Thursday 27 April 2023. Local and national employers will be attending including NHS, Sheffield College, Sheffield City Trust and more. Event details The event will take place at: Burngreave Vestry Hall, 2 Burngreave Road, S3 9DD Open to the public between … Continue reading Sheffield’s Working Jobs Fair in Burngreave on Thurs 27 April

South Yorkshire Mayoral Combined Authority Weekly Policy Briefing (24 March)

This week's key messages: Last week’s Spring Budget had several implications for South Yorkshire with measures to address issues such as economic inactivity, low growth, cost of living pressures and poor transport connectivity. Highlights include establishing a 'Universal Support' scheme to help people with disabilities get into work, a new Investment Zone for the region, … Continue reading South Yorkshire Mayoral Combined Authority Weekly Policy Briefing (24 March)

Teacake Club Meeting Review: Thursday 23 March

Emily Hornblower, Contract Manager at Opportunity Sheffield, welcomed guests to the Autumn Teacake Club meeting, hosted by Sheffield Foyer on Spring Lane, on Thursday 23 March. Speakers Tomas Jonsson - About Sheffield Foyer Tomas welcomed everyone to Sheffield Foyer, which has been providing accommodation to homeless young people for 25 years. Currently 58 young people … Continue reading Teacake Club Meeting Review: Thursday 23 March

Help with living costs – are you getting the right benefits?

Press release from https://sheffnews.com/news/help-with-living-costs-are-you-getting-the-right-benefits To support people with increasing living costs, the council set up a package of support last year to help anyone in the city who is facing financial hardship. Voluntary, community and faith sector organisations have been working together with the council since then to provide help, advice and support about money … Continue reading Help with living costs – are you getting the right benefits?