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Leeds Apprenticeship Festival 2021

The Leeds Apprenticeship Festival is going online this year, so be sure to take part in all of the activities, from the comfort of your own home.


New adult education courses available online for Wakefield residents

The Adult Education Service is helping residents to gain skills and qualifications to support the district’s economic recovery from the impact of the global pandemic.

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Step Up programme receives further investment from Wakefield Council

Step Up Wakefield receives further funding from Wakefield Council to help support residents and employers in the area to access employment support.

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Cabinet approves Wakefield Council’s Employment & Skills Strategy

Long term plans to boost employment and skills and support businesses and residents in the Wakefield district have been agreed.

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Wakefield Council launches new STEP UP website

The new website for residents and employers to access job opportunities, qualifications, career support and recruitment all in one place.

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Wakefield Council’s plans to create safe and active places

We are working to support residents to get around the district safely as some of the Government’s restrictions begin to ease.

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Wakefield Council help local businesses receive £32m in grants

More than 2,800 businesses and charities in Wakefield have now received £32m in grant funding to help them during the coronavirus outbreak

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Economic Growth & Skills Covid–19 Response Plan

How the Council is addressing the immediate impacts of the pandemic on employment, skills, businesses, inward investment, housing and regeneration.

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