Yes2Ventures presents ‘Social: Everything but the Meat’ – gourmet dinners prepared by participants

As part of its ESF Pathways behavioural change programme The Social, Yes2Ventures is delivering catering workshop training to unemployed and economically inactive customers with an interest in food preparation. On the back of this there are some wonderful culinary treats coming out of the Yes2Ventures kitchen, as director Mark Powell explains…. Yes2Ventures presents Social: Everything…

Course times for The Unit & The Social programmes at Yes2Ventures

Yes2Ventures has published a new leaflet promoting its The Unit and The Social behavioural change programmes, which are now underway. Both The Unit (a pre-entry woodwork course) and The Social (a catering and social supermarket-based intervention course) are open for referrals. Participants on The Social need to be working with an ESF keyworker; The Unit…

Yes2Ventures launches ‘The Unit’ & ‘The Social’ behavioural change courses

Yes2Ventures has launched its Pre-Entry and Intervention courses ‘The Unit’ and ‘The Social’ as part of Sheffield City Council’s ESF Pathways employment support programme. ‘The Unit’ is a woodwork and craft-based workshop – this is open to anyone who is eligible for ESF support and not currently working with a Pathways keyworker. ‘The Social’ involves…

Yes2Ventures seeks referrals for employment support keyworker

Please see the following poster for Yes2Ventures’ employment support keyworker activity on the ESF Pathways to Success Programme. The provider is seeking referrals for unemployed or economically inactive adults (aged 18+) who would like to benefit from 1-2-2 keyworker support. Individuals must have the right to live and work in the UK.

Referral destinations for keyworker support on ESF Pathways 2020-21

Opportunity Sheffield has commissioned providers to offer employment support keyworker services on its ESF Pathways Programme between June 2020 and November 2021. Free support into work is available through the Pathways to Progression (P2P) and Pathways to Success (P2S) Programmes, which are part-funded by the European Social Fund. If you are working with an individual…

A update from Yes2Ventures: remote working, referrals and volunteering

A few quick updates from the Yes2Ventures team, as the lockdown continues… We are all still working remotely and are contactable via the usual methods We are still happy to take referrals and provide telephone and email support We can, and are, supporting service users by arranging appropriate training education, and support throughout the courses…

Yes2Ventures Winter/Spring 2020 Programme for ESF Behavioural Change, including manufacturing, circus skills, food prep and more

Yes2Ventures has an exciting programme of activities lined up for early 2020 as part of its ESF Pathways Behavioural Change programme. The provider is seeking referrals to the confidence-building courses, which include food preparation, footstool manufacturing, origami classes and circus skills. To find out more about the programme, please download the flyer or take a…

Yes2Ventures announces dates for Autumn behavioural change activity sessions

Yes2Ventures has announce the dates for its Tell Me About It behavioural change activity sessions, which will take place predominately at it premises on Percy Street, Kelham Island. The provider has organised a range of activity sessions, including crafts, circus skills, catering (at Regather, Sharrow) and more and is seeking referrals to its ESF programme,…

Yes2Ventures – Autumn 2019 update

Written by Mark Powell, Director, Yes2Ventures At our ‘Tell Me About It’ Showroom event on 25th March, we agreed to hold a progress event in the autumn.  I had pencilled in the date of Tuesday 15th October, but it was not to be!  Sheffield city Council are holding an Employment Conference at St Mary’s Church…

ESF Pathways Behavioural Change – online brochure now available

To view the ESF Pathways Behavioural Change Programme online brochure, and find out more about the interventions available, please click here. The document contains information on the four courses commissioned as part of the ESF Pathways Programme in 2019-20, and includes the relevant contact details for providers. A printable version of this document is also…