Sheffield partnership secures £600k funding to support disadvantaged young people

A city-wide partnership led by Sheffield Hallam University has secured more than £600k government funding to support young people adversely affected by the pandemic through education and employability initiatives. The £622k funding, secured through the UK Government’s UK Community Renewal Fund, will enable three existing projects to be combined and delivered in schools and colleges where young … Continue reading Sheffield partnership secures £600k funding to support disadvantaged young people

Donate items to victims of human trafficking – City Hearts (1-29 Oct)

From 1-29 October, in support of anti-slavery month, Sheffield Business Together and the Chamber of Commerce have partnered with City Hearts, a Sheffield headquartered charity, to support hundreds of survivors of modern slavery on their journey to freedom.   The city-wide campaign aims to bring dignity and hope to victims of human trafficking. City Hearts … Continue reading Donate items to victims of human trafficking – City Hearts (1-29 Oct)

South Yorkshire to pilot new Local Skills Improvement Plan

Written by Doncaster Chamber South Yorkshire’s Chambers of Commerce have come together to lead a successful bid that could transform skills supply, employment prospects, and business productivity across the region. The South Yorkshire LSIP Trailblazer will be led by Doncaster Chamber working alongside Sheffield, and Barnsley and Rotherham Chambers of Commerce and a range of … Continue reading South Yorkshire to pilot new Local Skills Improvement Plan

Employer Expression of Interest Form for Kickstart Scheme

Sheffield Chamber of Commerce, Sheffield Digital and the Sheffield Social Enterprise Network recently joined up with Sheffield City Council, Sheffield Hallam University and other partners across the city to help smaller businesses, social enterprises and organisations get young people into work. The government recently announced the £2bn Kickstart scheme that is designed to create hundreds … Continue reading Employer Expression of Interest Form for Kickstart Scheme

Employer guidance for applying for Kickstart Scheme – Sheffield

KICKSTART SCHEME VIA SHEFFIELD PARTNERSHIP FOR JOBS AND SKILLS Why apply through this Consortium? “The Sheffield Partnership for Jobs and Skills” has been brought together to provide support to Businesses in Sheffield in a “joined up” effort to aid COVID-19 business recovery in regard local Employment and Skills. It is made up of: Sheffield Chamber … Continue reading Employer guidance for applying for Kickstart Scheme – Sheffield

Business organisations in Sheffield join forces with Council to help small businesses, social enterprises and charities access £2bn job creation fund

Written by Sheffield Chamber of Commerce Sheffield Chamber of Commerce, Sheffield Digital and the Sheffield Social Enterprise Network have joined up with Sheffield City Council, Sheffield Hallam University and other partners across the city to help smaller businesses, social enterprises and organisations get young people into work. The government has recently announced the £2bn Kickstart … Continue reading Business organisations in Sheffield join forces with Council to help small businesses, social enterprises and charities access £2bn job creation fund

‘Remote Working Through The Covid Recession’ webinar on Weds 20 May

Sheffield Chamber of Commerce is staging an online webinar exploring the hot topic of remote working on Wednesday 20 May. The 'Digital Darwinism: Remote Working Through The Covid Recession' webinar cover the essential fundamentals required for effective remote agile working. It will also address how to implement a framework in your business. Sheffield Chamber of … Continue reading ‘Remote Working Through The Covid Recession’ webinar on Weds 20 May