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Talent Match External Evaluator Tender Opportunity

Talent Match Staffordshire are looking for an external evaluator to assess how effectively their project is meeting the needs of their beneficiaries and whether the project is effectively achieving the outcomes for which it was developed.

An independent evaluation of the project will provide them with external verification that the model of delivery is of high quality and based on a sound evidence base.

Apprentice Recruitment Information Session (Lichfield)

Talent Match Staffordshire are recruiting an Accounts apprentice and Business Administration (level 2) apprentice.

If you want more information or want help to complete the application, please come along to our information sessions:

  • Cannock: Tuesday 26 July (2-4pm, drop-in) at Cannock College Campus, The Green, Cannock, WS11 1UE
  • Lichfield: Wednesday 27 July (2-4pm, drop-in) at Lichfield College Campus, The Friary, Lichfield, WS13 6QG

If you're on Talent Match and need help with travel to attend we can help support that.

Apprentice Recruitment Information Session (Cannock)

We are recruiting an Accounts apprentice and Business Administration (level 2) apprentice.

If you want more information or want help to complete the application, please come along to our information sessions:

  • Cannock: Tuesday 26 July (2-4pm, drop-in) at Cannock College Campus, The Green, Cannock, WS11 1UE
  • Lichfield: Wednesday 27 July (2-4pm, drop-in) at Lichfield College Campus, The Friary, Lichfield, WS13 6QG

If you're on Talent Match and need help with travel to attend we can help support that.

Applications Welcome for the Staffordshire Community Learning Trust Responsiveness Fund

Staffordshire County Council has now launched the CLT responsiveness fund for 2016/17. Details are available on their website.

The fund value is £160K across Staffordshire and they are looking for applications of between £5k and £10k for each project.

The Staffordshire Community Learning Trust Responsiveness Fund offers local grants for the delivery of needs led adult learning programmes. Courses should:

Burton Job Fair Hailed a Success

The Burton Mail reported the success of the recent Jobs Fair which was attended by Support Staffordshire. 

The newspaper reported how the event was attended by hundreds of people who were seeking to get back into work or who were looking to change careers. More than 500 people visited the event which was organised by East Staffordshire's Worklessness Action Group, whilst 44 employers and partners manned stands.

The full article is attached below. 

In addition, Burton Jobcentre Plus released the following statistics about the event:-

Mayor of Leek Councillor Ben Emery Visits Leek Work Club

Leek Mayor, Councillor Ben Emery, recently visited the local work club run by Support Staffordshire and Your Housing. This is one of three work clubs operating in the Moorlands since 2011 supporting local unemployed people back into work. They are open to everyone living in the Moorlands whether they are unemployed or not – anyone who wants to find work or look for a change in career is welcome and will always be greeted with a smile and a friendly face.

June & July 2016 SSCB Training

Spaces are available for the following June & July 2016 SSCB Training:-

Multi Agency Level 2, Working Together to Safeguard Children Training, 09:30 – 16:30

This event is for NEW members of the workforce (not to update) who work predominantly with children, young people and/or their parents/carers and who could potentially contribute to assessing, planning, intervening and evaluating the needs of a child and parenting capacity where there are safeguarding concerns.