Recap: Teacake Club Fri 26 Jun

On Friday 26 June, Opportunity Sheffield staged the first ever Teacake Club ONLINE meeting via the Zoom web conferencing app. Around 40 representatives from more than two dozen organisations with an interest in Sheffield employment support attended the conference. Introduction and welcome – Kevin Owers, SCC Kevin Owers welcomed everyone to the first Teacake Club…

Invitation to Teacake Club Online (Fri 26 Jun – 10am)

As lockdown conditions ease and we begin the process of returning to something akin to normality, we thought it would be valuable to check in with everyone for an update on your status, activities, and plans. With this in mind, we’re organising an online meeting of the Teacake Club using the Zoom web conferencing app,…

Spring Teacake Club meeting: Fri 6 March @ Element Society

The spring meeting of the Teacake Club will take place on Friday 6 March at Sheffield youth charity Element Society – the first of out volunteer hosts in 2020. The meeting will run from 9:30am to around 12pm at the charity’s studios in Yorkshire House, 66 Leopold Street, Sheffield, S1 2GZ. If you’d like to…

Teacake Club: 2019 in review

We’d like to say a big thanks to everyone who has contributed the Teacake Club this year, whether by attending and contributing to meetings or sharing content for publication on the website and newsletter. We’d like to express particular gratitude to our four meeting hosts, each of whom did us proud – PeoplePlus Academy in…

Teacake Club Review: Friday 13 December at Red Tape Studios

The winter 2019 Teacake Club, staged at Red Tape Central on Shoreham Street, central Sheffield got underway at 10am on a damp Friday morning. After a quick introduction from Opportunity Sheffield’s Phil Johnson, Laura Hayfield, Acting Head of Employment and Skills at Sheffield City Council, opened the meeting proper with an overview of the Council’s…

Teacake Club triumph at EIS after flood causes C&G washout!

After a dramatic lead-up, which saw cancellation avoided by a whisker, the autumn Teacake Club meeting got underway at 10am in Seminar Room 1 at the English Institute of Sport in Attercliffe. Heavy rain and flooding at C&G Assessments & Training almost scuppered things, but thanks to some proactive work by Skills People Group and…

Change of venue for Teacake Club meeting on Fri 11 Oct

Due to unforeseen circumstances we have been required to change the venue for the Teacake Club meeting on Friday 11 October. If you have booked to attend the meeting and have not received correspondence with details of the new venue, please contact Opportunity Sheffield on 0114 2296 168. The meeting is currently oversubscribed so unfortunately…

Agenda for Teacake Club meeting on Fri 11 Oct – all spaces now filled

The agenda for this Friday’s Teacake Club meeting is as follows: Please note that all spaces have now been allocated for the meeting – it’s a sellout! If you haven’t reserved a spot but are still eager to go feel free to join the reserve list by emailing opportunity@sheffield.gov.uk. If we are notified of people’s…

Next Teacake Club meeting – Fri 11 Oct at C&G Assessments & Training Ltd

The next meeting of the Teacake Club will take place on Friday 11 October (9:30am-12pm), kindly hosted by C&G Assessments & Training Ltd. Our summer meeting was a record attendance (we think!) for the Teacake Club – we’re hoping for another great turnout. However, as always, places are limited so get in touch if you’d…