Job vacancy: New Beginnings Employment & Education Advisor at VAS

Voluntary Action Sheffield (VAS) is seeking a full-time Employment and Education Advisor to work 35 hours per week in Sheffield. Core functions Support to refugees and asylum seekers to access employment, education, and training opportunities necessary to enable them to get work in line with their goals, Support organisations to positively employ refugees Develop partnerships…

VAS & Clowne Enterprise to run self-employment finance info session on 19 Oct

People who are interested in working for themselves can find out more about self-employment at an upcoming information session led by Voluntary Action Sheffield and Clowne Enterprise. The Tax, Self-Assessment and Managing Finances for the Self-Employed session will take place at 1pm on Tuesday 19 October.

Job vacancy: Sheffield Youth – Neighbourhoods and Communities (SY-NC) Programme Co-ordinator (Voluntary Action Sheffield)

Category – Managerial Organisation – Voluntary Action Sheffield Job Description As a result of this programme, we aim for:  • Fewer children and young people drawn into exploitation, gang/criminal behaviour and the criminal justice system• A more confident and skilled community workforce, including a future focused new talent pipeline• More resilient communities, with families and local…

Sheffield Autism Partnership Network monthly meeting agenda for Tues 28 Sept

Sheffield Autism Partnership (SAPN) next monthly meeting will take place on Tuesday 28 September (10:30am–12:30pm) with all interested parties welcome to attend. Melissa Simmonds, Adult Autism Project Coordinator at Voluntary Action Sheffield, will be talking about grants SAPN is making available to the Voluntary and Community Sector. Guest speaker Karen Walke from the South Yorkshire…

Job vacancy: Employment Support Worker (VAS)

Voluntary Action Sheffield -Job Description for Employment Support Worker Job Purpose We are looking for someone that is passionate about supporting people into work or training. A Creative thinker who can work in different and creative ways in order to reach individuals and engage them in activity that will support their own personal development. You…

Job vacancy: Engagement and Equality Lead (Voluntary Action Sheffield)

Job Description Job title:                                        Engagement and Equality Lead Salary grade:                                £27,500 per annum (initially 6 months fixed term, subject to funding) Hours:                                            28 hours per week. The post may include occasional evening & weekend work, for which time off in lieu will be given. Responsible to:                           Head of Business Development Responsible for:                        n/a Internal…

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…

Get your campaign heard and engage people at Moor Market this Spring

In partnership with Festival of Debate, Voluntary Action Sheffield (VAS) has a selection of FREE stalls to offer to charities, campaign groups and community organisations from Tuesday 14 April to Wednesday 13 May 2020 at Moor Market, Sheffield. Weekly bookings preferred & electricity is available. Spaces are first-come, first-served. If you are interested and require…

Job vacancy: Volunteering Co-ordinator (VAS)

Job title:     Volunteering Co-ordinator Salary grade:    £22,667 – £24,184 (pro-rata) Hours:     21 per week. The post may include occasional evening & weekend work, for which time off in lieu will be given. Pension:   VAS pension scheme with 6% employer contribution and compulsory employee contribution subject to Auto-enrolment requirements Holidays:  25 days’ annual leave in addition to 11 statutory…

Embracing Employment for Refugees and Migrants event (New Beginnings Project)

Join New Beginnings in Refugee Week to celebrate employment for Refugees and Migrants, with inspirational talks, a series of workshops and networking on Tuesday 18 June. About this Event Involving inspirational speakers, a chance to visit different workshops, networking opportunities, a gospel choir performance, and of course, breakfast refreshments, this event will help you to…

Sheffield Volunteer Centre to stage volunteering fair at The Circle on Thu 6 Jun

Sheffield Volunteer Centre’s next Volunteering Fair is on Thursday 6th June at The Circle, from 10am-4pm. The event provides an opportunity for local people to learn about volunteering and charities, and the different organisations seeking support. More than 30 organisations will be represented on the day, each of which will be on-hand to explain the…