DECV ICT & Employability Workshops
We are supporting many people living in the Dearne with all aspects of searching and applying for a job. People will be able to make the most of one-to-one / small group support with searching for jobs, writing CVs and covering letters, completing applications, preparing for an interview, as well as information on universal job match. There will also beRead the rest of this page »
Employability Workshops – DECV
Available at DECV every Tuesday / Wednesday / Thursday (Call Rory 01709 889880 or text 07813022087) We offer Employability activities alongside our popular ICT programmes. Activities include: CV Creation Application Forms Interview Advice Using Universal Jobmatch Register with CV Library / Reed / Indeed / Moster Careers Advice With funding from Dearne Area Council, we are supporting many people living in theRead the rest of this page »
The Young @ Heart ICT Course (55+) – Enroling now!
Starting July 2015 – Computer sessions for the over 55’s To book a place phone 01709 889880 or email firstname.lastname@example.org This course is aimed at users over 55 who may not have access to a PC at home, and would like to grow their skills in using the Internet for browsing, Online Shopping, Social Networking and also getting to grips with DigitalRead the rest of this page »
Community Learning and Skills Open Day
Venue – DECV / Thurnscoe Library – Lifelong Learning Centre 12th February 2015 10.00am – 16.00pm GMB Working Towards Work and DECV are holding a Community Learning and Skills Open day. In attendance will be a range of providers and useful organisations. These Include: Dearne Valley College Fleetmasters Training Sure Start DWP Coalfields Regen Trust Voluntary Action Barnsley There willRead the rest of this page »
ICT / Employability Accredited Course – Enrolling Now!
Our popular OCR Entry Level 3 Award in ICT course is re-starting. Sessions (small group and where possible 1 to 1) will cover Word Processing, Internet, Email, CV preperation, Online Jobsearch and online applications using Universal Jobmatch. You will also have access to outreach workers who can help with CV’s, Job applications etc who are on-site at DECV. You mustRead the rest of this page »
Father Christmas visit!
Father Christmas visited DECV / Library on his way to the The Big Local’s Winter Wonderland on Friday 12th December 2014! What a great turn out! Many thanks to Brian Walker for the images. The Big Locals facebook page is HERE
FREE English and Maths for Adults
FREE English and Maths for Adults There are many reasons to brush up on your English and Maths skills and gain a formal qualification. Whether you’re looking to achieve a new career or promotion, looking to improve skills you already have, or a parent struggling to help your children with their homework, studying for an up-to-date free Functional English andRead the rest of this page »
Phoenix Park Nature Day
Phoenix Park, Thurnscoe The event is a Nature day with activities for all ages, from families to people interested in Natural History. Phoenix Park Nature Day Thu 7th August, 4-8pm
ICT Course – Places available
Our popular OCR Entry Level 3 Award in ICT course is re-starting on the 30th June 2014. Sessions (small group and where possible 1 to 1) will cover Word Processing, Internet, Email, CV preperation, Online Jobsearch and online applications using Universal Jobmatch. You will also have access to outreach jobcentre workers who can help with CV’s, Job applications etc who areRead the rest of this page »
DECV’s Pilot project Success
OCR Entry (3) ICT Awards & Award in Life & Living Skills Well done to all 40 students who completed the OCR ICT Qualification and the award in Life & Living Skills. A massive thanks to Barnsley Ward Alliance and BMBC who funded us for this successful 6 month pilot project! Many thanks to our partners, Dearne Valley College, Goldthorpe JobcentreRead the rest of this page »