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A professional potter who has been crafting clay since she was just eight years old is setting her sights on saving Chesterfield’s historic pottery industry from being consigned to the history books after teaming upon with Skills Made Easy, a unique initiative designed to help small businesses in the Sheffield City Region overcome skills shortages.
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An unconventional furniture company which transforms unloved goods into boutique furniture within its own self-styled inventorium is helping an apprentice to work towards one of the first Higher level apprenticeships created in the Sheffield City Region, after calling on help from Skills Made Easy; a unique scheme designed to help businesses in the Sheffield City Region overcome skills shortages.Read more >>
It’s not uncommon for an apprentice to be tasked with making a good brew, but a growing Sheffield business has taken this to a completely different level!
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A family-run manufacturing company which has nearly doubled its workforce over the past six months is setting its sights on significant future growth after calling on help from a unique Sheffield City Region scheme designed to support growing businesses.Read more >>
An IT enthusiast with a passion for all things tech has landed his dream job after receiving help from Skills Made Easy, a unique Government-led scheme organised by the Sheffield City Region Local Enterprise Partnership.
Over the past few months Skills Made Easy has been working with Sheffield-based Technology company Customer Focus. Launched in the city 15 years ago, the company produces bespoke Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software for the print and promotional goods industries.Read more >>
Organisers of a popular business event are inviting companies from across the Sheffield City Region to inspire this year’s school leavers and give them an opportunity to build their future career.
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An independent creative hub has been named as Yorkshire’s best newcomer employer at the Yorkshire & Humber National Apprenticeship Awards after receiving support from Skills Made Easy.Read more >>
A Chesterfield-based company is helping to inspire Derbyshire’s next generation of engineers after calling on help from Skills Made Easy, a unique Sheffield City Region programme designed to help businesses overcome skills shortages.Read more >>
If you were to ask most married couples whether they could work together, the typical answer is likely to be “definitely not”, but a Sheffield-based entrepreneur has gone one stage further, recruiting her husband as an apprentice after securing support from Skills Made Easy, a unique programme which is run by the Sheffield City Region’s Local Enterprise Partnership.Read more >>
A Sheffield bakery is seeing its profits rise after benefiting from a unique City Region scheme, designed to help upskill employees and help businesses to grow.Read more >>
School leavers from across the Sheffield City region are being given a chance to find out more about the wide range of opportunities available through apprenticeships at a special open day, designed to help them make the right choice after completing their exams.Read more >>
The latest data released by the office of National Statistics has revealed that the number of 16 and 17 year olds starting apprenticeships in Sheffield is nearly twice the national average and outperforming almost every major city in terms of new apprentice starts.Read more >>
Business owners from across South Yorkshire are being given a chance to meet nearly 500 school leavers at a special event which returns to the city next month.Read more >>
A trio of dedicated apprentices are helping a Sheffield-based clothing manufacturer to burst at the seams with new orders after benefiting from a unique Sheffield City Region wide initiative to help the company grow.Read more >>
When most people think of bodybuilders it conjures up an image of huge men sweating it out in the gym, but for Massey Truck Engineering bench pressing and power lifting is just part of a typical working day, but a shortage of skilled workers has seen the company turn to a unique Sheffield City Region-wide initiative which is helping the business to inspire and recruit the city’s next generation of engineers.Read more >>