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…

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…