Category: Opportunities

Recruiting junior developers? Look no further…

Meet and interview graduates from new developer bootcamps, who are trained to meet the needs of Sheffield’s digital industries.

This month, the Developer Academy has welcomed its first cohort of software developer students on a new training bootcamp. Graduating in October, there will be a diverse pool of job-ready junior developers looking for work, and we would love to see companies that are recruiting, working with the Developer Academy to offer interviews. This is

EyUp launches funding for people to retrain into tech

EyUp has announced a new bursary scheme to support its mission to plug the digital skills gap.

The EyUp Skills coding course will be delivered in partnership with the award winning iO Academy. It is a fully immersive 16 week Full Stack Track, teaching people all they need to know to get their first job as a software developer. Learning in small classes from professional developers with real-life experience, students gain practical

Digital tech & media business networking

Let us know your thoughts about our plans for future networking events.

We don’t want to focus on sales opportunities or being sold to, but instead on engagement, collaboration and knowledge exchange with other digital business leaders in the city. We want to foster conversations about how our digital tech and media firms can work together for their benefit and the benefit of the city. Here’s a

Opportunities to join UTCs as trustees or governors

Chris Dymond is reaching out to the tech and creative communities to join the governance boards of Sheffield’s UTCs.

I joined the steering committee that had been put together to develop the idea of a Sheffield based UTC in 2012. This was after Richard Wright, then chief executive of the Sheffield Chamber of Commerce, came to a meeting of the Creative and Digital Industries Sector Group I was hosting. He wanted participants for a