Expression of Interest for SCC Family Learning course delivery

Written by Julie Brearley, Family Learning Lead Tutor, FACES Sheffield City Council’s Family and Community Education Service (FACES) is now taking bookings from settings that would like us to deliver courses in 2021/2022. We have capacity to deliver courses from 1st November 2021 onwards. Please complete the Expression of Interest form by clicking on the…

Upcoming family & community learning courses with FACES

Sheffield City Council’s Family, Adult & Community Education Service (FACES) has new courses focussing on self-care, confidence and self-esteem. The courses are ideal for those wanting to complete a short, four-week course in small groups. Learners are accepted on a first come first serve basis as class numbers are capped at 12. Please see the…

FACES course enrolment event at Firth Park Library (8 Sept)

FACES is hosting an enrolment event at Firth Park Library on Wednesday 8 September 10am-2pm. This is a final opportunity for learners who who were not able to enrol on its courses in the summer. Register for the event There are a few remaining places on some courses so please get in touch to register. …

FACES summer registration events on Aug 10-11

Do you need a Level 2 qualification (GCSE grade 4/C equivalent) in English or Maths? Do you want to improve your digital skills for work or daily life? Do you want to improve your employability skills? Are you a parent/carer that wants to support their children to achieve at school?  Do you want to improve…

FACES community registration events 13-15 July; Graves, Ponderosa & Firth parks

Sheffield City Council’s Family and Community Education Service (FACES) is to stage a series of registration events in local parks between 13 and 15 July. People who are interested in ESOL, Functional Skills, employability courses and more can attend the events in Graves Park (Tuesday 13 July), Firth Park (Wednesday 14 July) or Ponderosa Park…

FACES Case Studies: Stories from family learning tutors and participants

From Family Learning to Employment – A Case Study Written by Jenny Wilkinson and Georgina Bell Emma joined a Family Learning course that was delivered at Southey Green Primary School back in 2018 working with her younger brother.  At that time, Emma had recently dropped out of college due to issues with anxiety and other…

FACES L1 Employability course starts on Weds 21 Apr

Looking for support with getting into employment? Sheffield City Council’s FACES (Family and Community Education Service) is running a funded online employability course to help you gain the skills you need. The 12-week course starts on Wednesday 21 April so make sure to get in touch if you’d like to register

FACES adult community learning courses in 2021

FACES is seeking referrals for its adult community learning courses – please see below for more information on some of the courses available. Level 1 Employability Skills Essential Digital Skills Level 1 Childcare Volunteer Passport Selfcare for Wellbeing Family History Online Yoga for Back Pain If you want any further information about any of these…

Essential Digital Skills Training with FACES

Are you 19+ ? Would you like to improve your digital skills and gain a qualification? Courses are fully funded for adults with no or low digital skills. The course will start on 26 March 2021, 1 x 3 hour session per week with a blend of classroom and distance learning. Sign up for the…