Teacake Club updates – summer break

Due to staff holidays at Opportunity Sheffield, we’re taking a two-week break on the Teacake Club website. We’ll be back up and running on Monday 19 August with updates and a newsletter – in the meantime continue to send your updates to opportunity@sheffield.gov.uk, including details of any September courses and events. The email account will…

Teacake Club meeting Friday 5 July: Review

A busy summer Teacake Club / Sheffield Employability Network meeting got underway at 10am sharp in a packed room at The Growth Company on Meetinghouse Lane. Phil Johnson (Opportunity Sheffield) welcomed the 50 or so attendees to the gathering, before handing over to Timothy Jeffrey (The Growth Company) for a brief explanation of the host’s…

Updated: Agenda for Teacake Club meeting this Friday 5 July

Please see below for the agenda for this week’s meeting of the Teacake Club (Sheffield Employability Network), which takes place from 9:30am at The Growth Company. If you have reserved a space but are no longer able to attend, please let us know by emailing opportunity@sheffield.gov.uk in order that we can reallocate your seat. Thanks,…

Teacake Club member organisation directory launches on website

Prior to Christmas, we unveiled plans to include an organisation directory on the Teacake Club website, to provide stakeholders with a permanent presence, ease communication between employment support providers, and support networking/capacity-building. We are pleased to announced this additional feature has now been added to the site. Each organisation entry extends to a name, logo,…

Teacake Club meeting review: Fri 15 Mar

Following a superb hot breakfast and a welcome introduction from the day’s compere, Phil Johnson of Opportunity Sheffield, Kate Liddle and Mina Salifu of PeoplePlus Academy welcomed attendees to the break-out area in Portland House. After a few housekeeping notifications – and intrusion from a lift engineer – they proceeded to highlight the provider’s range…

Teacake Club – Q1 2019 meeting confirmed for Fri 15 Mar at PeoplePlus Academy

The spring meeting of the Teacake Club (Sheffield Employability Network) will take place on Friday 15th March (9:30am-12:00pm) at PeoplePlus Academy, Portland House, Shalesmoor, Sheffield, S3 8UG. The meeting will consist of a number of employability-themed presentations/speakers, Q&As and networking time, with a Business Card Raffle bringing proceedings to a close at around noon. Reserve…

Wanted: Testimonials sought for Teacake Club / Sheffield Employability Network

To assist with upcoming efforts to promote the Teacake Club / Sheffield Employability Network and raise awareness of Opportunity Sheffield’s broader offering, we are seeking stakeholder testimonials. We would be very appreciative if network members could spare a few minutes to write a couple of sentences on the value they derive from the Teacake Club,…

Teacake Club Fri 30th November: Review

The meeting opened with an introduction from organiser Phil Johnson of Opportunity Sheffield, who welcomed attendees to Edisons Coffee, the venue selected by host organisation Wise Ability. First to the stand was Joe Gabbert of Sheffield Foyer, who explained how the charity is transforming opportunities for young people experiencing homelessness. He noted that Sheffield Foyer…

Teacake Club Meeting Agenda – Friday 30th November

The agenda for this Q4’s Teacake Club Meeting, hosted by Wise Ability at Edison’s Coffee, is as follows: There are still spaces available to attend the meeting – if you’d like to reserve your space please email opportunity@sheffield.gov.uk We are looking forward to seeing you this Friday from 9:30am Contact us Opportunity Sheffield Email:  opportunity@sheffield.gov.uk …

Final call for Teacake Club – Friday 30th Nov

If you’d like to attend the Teacake Club meeting on Friday 30th November  but have not yet reserved your place, please contact Opportunity Sheffield ASAP on opportunity@sheffield.gov.uk Phil is busily compiling the agenda for the final meeting of 2018 – it promises to be a festive feast of employability news and info. We hope you…

RSVP – invitation to next Teacake Club meeting on Fri 30th Nov

The next Teacake Club meeting will take place on Friday 30th November, hosted by Wise Ability at Edisons Coffee, 2-4 York Street. Sheffield, S1 2ER. The meeting will take place in the usual morning timeslot from 9:30am-12pm. Please RSVP to confirm your attendance and request a slot on the agenda, should you wish to share your…