CIPD SOUTH YORKSHIRE BRANCH
Please note this event will be of interest to both employers and consultants
Support for Business:
Sheffield City Region (SCR) Skills Bank
Tuesday 12th April 2016, 6.0.p.m. for 6.30.p.m. start
St Mary’s Conference Centre, Bramall Lane, Sheffield
If you are interested in learning about the availability of support for businesses in the SCR you need to attend this event.
The Sheffield City Region Skills Bank is a £17m fund which will be used to upskill employees across the Sheffield City Region. The Skills Bank will operate from Spring 2016 until March 2018. The Skills Bank will be a facility to improve the skills base of the workforce.
The purpose of this event is:
The background and need for a Skillsbank
What it is intended to achieve
How it will work
How it can support employers to grow
How can consultants benefit.
The Sheffield City Region includes the local authority areas stretching from Barnsley down to the Derbyshire Dales; across to Bassetlaw and up to Doncaster.
FACILITATOR: Peter Norris from PWC
Peter Norris from Pwc who have been appointed to operate the Skills Bank on behalf of SCR Local Enterprise Partnership. Peter across the skills and education sector at all levels from early years to adult learning.
Professional photography and video production will be taking place at the event, and these images may be used on future promotional materials for CIPD. Please note that by attending the event, you are giving your consent for your image to be used on any CIPD promotional materials.
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CIPD South Yorkshire and District Branch
We are the South Yorkshire & District Branch of CIPD - the professional body for HR and people development. The not-for-profit organisation champions better work and working lives and has been setting the benchmark for excellence in people and organisation development for more than 100 years.
We offer a range of events and services to HR and L&D professionals as well as the wider business community. We provide opportunities for networking and continuous professional development (CPD) through our exciting events programme; promoting best HR&D practice and raising the profile of the CIPD within the South Yorkshire region.
The branch runs a very successful Consultant Network as a Special Interest group (SIG) with specific interactive events targeted at members specific needs. The Branch also offers a successful mentoring programme for members and has recently been expanded to include job search mentoring. Our range of mentors have a wide range of skills, experience and approaches. All are committed to helping support CIPD members in their professional development
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