Sky Sheffield – local recruitment plans

Sky Sheffield is seeking to widen its recruitment net across the city and encourage greater diversity within its workforce. To find out more about the telecoms provider’s community engagement plans, download the presentation below:

Sheffield and South Yorkshire Funders Forum seeks short films by 8 July

If you are a Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) led organisation or group in South Yorkshire, The Sheffield and South Yorkshire Funders Forum (Chaired by SYCF) wants to hear from you to better understand your experiences. They are looking to commission 10 short, simple films shot on a phone and no longer than 5 minutes….

Poundland launches its own Foundation for charities and organisations

The Poundland Foundation is offering grants to organisations working hard to make a real difference to their community. The grant launched on 1st June and application forms for grants will be available on their website at some point in June. Their first grant window has been announced and is focused on Kits for Kids and…

How to register to deliver T Levels in 2023 to 2024 academic year

Written by the Education and Skills Funding Agency Information for post-16 providers planning to deliver T Levels from the 2023 to 2024 academic year. Summary This is guidance for providers who are already delivering 16 to 19 study programmes. It outlines how to register their intention to deliver T Levels in the 2023 to 2024…

Nominations open for SCR Apprenticeship Awards 2021

With close to a million active Apprenticeships across England alone, apprenticeship schemes have fast become a route to future employment for thousands of school leavers. These awards recognise and reward both the apprentices and their employers that are excelling across the Sheffield City Region. Not only does winning an award mean recognition for the Apprentice,…

Journey into Construction: Virtual work experience with Robertson

Join Robertson as we deliver our Journey Into Construction virtual work experience! This opportunity is ideal for those interested in construction and those looking to develop personal and work-related skills.  The work experience will be delivered over four weeks and participants will meet members of Team Robertson who will share their knowledge and expertise. The placement is a great…

Evenbreak Career Hive Launch on Sat 8 June

June 8th 11.00 – 12.00 Evenbreak Career Hive is designed to help talented disabled candidates find new or better work. Candidates can find support organisations, resources to help with their career planning and access 1:1 coaching from our career coaches – all of whom have lived experience of disability.  We’d like to invite you to our official launch event, hosted by…

Fenestration careers event on 25 May with Building Our Skills

Building Our Skills is pleased to be presenting to Career Advisors and Careers Leaders from the Sheffield region. The event will take place on 25 May at 3.30pm via zoom, with further plans to set up school visits to our Sheffield based practical training centre later in the year. Contact grahambooth@lifelonglearningandskills.org or megancornick@lifelonglearningandskills.org for more…