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  • Council to host job fayre to help people find their dream job

    Rotherham Council social work team Published on Wednesday, 28th September 2016

    Rotherham Council will host a special job fayre to recruit social care staff at its Riverside House headquarters in the town centre next week.

  • More social workers needed to lighten the load

    Published on Wednesday, 6th July 2016

    Lower caseloads, better management, more supervision and learning and development opportunities are all on the cards for social workers who want to come and work in Rotherham.

  • Funding provides support to Tata steel staff

    Published on Wednesday, 11th May 2016

    Organisations have been working together to support steel workers affected by Tata’s restructuring in Yorkshire.

  • Cameron is streets ahead

    Published on Tuesday, 5th April 2016

    A Rotherham apprentice is streets ahead of his peers after scooping 'Construction Apprentice of the Year' at special ceremony.

  • Rotherham Chief Executive Welcomes Apprentices

    Published on Friday, 11th March 2016

    Chief Executive Sharon Kemp takes a young apprentice under her wing to show them the ropes as part of National Apprentice Week.

  • Employment support for armed forces veterans

    Published on Friday, 12th February 2016

    Rotherham Town Hall will be hosting a free course next month to support Armed Forces veterans in finding a job they want.

  • Council Leader welcomes Government steel support

    Published on Wednesday, 6th January 2016

    Rotherham Council's Leader has welcomed the news that Government funding will be made available to support those affected by Tata Steel restructuring and job losses.

  • Careers Matter at LEAF 2015

    Published on Monday, 14th December 2015

    Morrison, part of Mears Group, brought together local businesses and organisations to showcase employment and training opportunities in Rotherham.

  • Rotherham joins the cycling revolution

    Published on Wednesday, 30th September 2015

    Rotherham is getting ready to entice more people into cycling after securing funding to provide a fleet of 70 new electric bikes in a Government competition.

  • Daisy Chain project aims to forge community links

    Published on Wednesday, 2nd September 2015

    People with learning disabilities are taking part in an innovative new project to gain valuable employment skills as well as giving back to the local community and supporting families.

  • Top of the league for adult learners

    Published on Friday, 7th August 2015

    Over a hundred adult learners and their families attended an annual awards and celebration event at Rotherham Civic Theatre, with special guest presenter Howard Webb, MBE.

  • New generation help Rotherham company thrive

    Published on Monday, 3rd August 2015

    Three company directors who attended high schools across Rotherham are now passing on their skills and experience to the next generation of school leavers.

  • Rotherham Council commits to the Living Wage

    Published on Tuesday, 4th November 2014

    Cleaner Ian Drewett is one of nearly 1,500 Rotherham Council employees receiving the Living Wage for the first time this year as organisations across the country celebrate Living Wage week.

  • Free childcare places for toddlers

    Published on Thursday, 23rd October 2014

    Parents of toddlers in Rotherham are being urged to check out whether they're eligible for free childcare.

  • Rotherham students at the ready!

    Published on Wednesday, 23rd July 2014

    A successful partnership between Parkgate Shopping, Rotherham Ready and Wingfield Academy is once again helping local young people to take their first steps onto the career ladder.

  • Rotherham Adult Community Learning gets the thumbs up

    Published on Friday, 18th July 2014

    Ofsted have officially given Rotherham Council’s Adult Community Learning team the thumbs up with a much-welcomed 'good' rating.

  • Volunteering at the Civic Theatre

    Published on Wednesday, 25th June 2014

    The Civic Theatre has a long history of welcoming volunteers to work alongside the staff team and now, on the back of National Volunteering Week, they are looking for more volunteers.

  • Council to pay a local "living wage"

    Published on Friday, 11th April 2014

    Almost 1,500 of the Council’s lowest paid employees are set to benefit thanks to the introduction of a local living wage from October this year.

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    Published on Tuesday, 4th March 2014

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