Skills and Employment Forum

skills-employment-logoA link between employers and providers that ensures the current and future needs of the economic strategy are properly interpreted with respect to quantity and quality.

Our objectives are to:

  • Assist employers understand the skills market
  • To understand the requirements of employers and the economic strategy for the Sheffield City Region and provide a communication mechanism for employers with providers of education and training to ensure that needs are communicated effectively
  • To help in shaping curriculum ideas for skills and training providers by lobbying Government; local, regional and national on skills and education to communicate needs and to help meet employers’ demands. The Local Enterprise Partnership is included within the definition of local and regional government
  • Promote vocational training routes for post 16/18 education.
  • Promote lifelong learning.

John-Baddeley-2This forum meets quarterly.

Forum Chair:

John Baddeley
Wake Smith

Forum Vice-Chair:

emma-webEmma Marshall

Get involved:

Telephone: 0114 201 8888

Recent Work

September 2019 Minutes – Click here to download

March 2019 Minutes – Click here to download

October 2018 Minutes – Click here to download

September 2018 Minutes – Click here to download

May 2018 Minutes – Click here to download

January 2018 Minutes – Click here to download

May 2017 Minutes – Click here to download


Service included in:


This service is available in all categories, however an additional costs will apply for Primary Membership.