Teacake Club Review – Friday 26 March

Daniel Inniss, Contract Manager at Opportunity Sheffield, welcomed attendees to the Spring Teacake Club meeting with a few housekeeping points before welcoming the first speaker of the morning. Louisa Downing – Workpays Louisa Downing from Workpays gave an overview of the organisation’s current projects in Sheffield and the surrounding region, which includes Skills Support for…

Agenda for Teacake Club Online meeting Friday 26 March (10am)

10am – Welcome & Introductions by Daniel Inniss 10:10am – Presentations Name Organisation Topic Louisa Downing (Workpays) Workpays Claire Ward (Stafforce) Recruitment Referrals Streams/ Jobs Edward Dawson (Sheffield City Council) Futureproof Vikki Squires & Peter Stansfield (Irwin Mitchell) Your Story Kevin Straughan (Sheffield City Council) Education & Training BREAK 5/ 10 MINUTES Faye Mellors (The…

Sign up for Teacake Club Online meeting: Zoom on Fri 26 Mar (10-11:30am)

On Friday 26 March, we’re staging the Spring meeting of the Teacake Club Online – our third remote networking event during the coronavirus pandemic. We’re hoping this may be the last meeting we have to hold virtually – fingers crossed. If you’d like to register to attend the meeting please email opportunity@sheffield.gov.uk or daniel.inniss@sheffield.gov.uk –…

Teacake Club Online meeting Fri 15 Jan – quick recap

Written by Phil Johnson, Opportunity Sheffield Many thanks to the 39 members who joined the first Teacake Club meeting of the year this morning. We had a packed agenda with a variety of interesting presentations and Q&As – here’s a quick recap of what happened, in case you weren’t able to attend. Kevin Owers –…

Teacake Club member lists – 2020 updates to directory

Written by the Teacake Club at Opportunity Sheffield We were pleased to add two new organisation profiles to the Teacake Club (Sheffield Employability Network) member directory this week, with the National Careers Service and Woodhouse & District Community Forum the latest to join. If you are on the Teacake Club mailing list or you are…

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,…

Teacake Club meeting review: Fri 6 March

The meeting opened with Will Earp and Cleo Metcalf from host organisation Element Society welcoming attendees to the expansive Yorkshire House, former premises of Yorkshire Building Society on the corner of Leopold Street. Will highlighted the work the youth-led charity does with young people from all backgrounds, including running skills programmes, residential courses and outreach…

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…