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Careers & Jobs Fair – Monday 14th November – 9am -2pm

LEAF is back!

Rotherham’s Annual Jobs and Careers Fair is now in its 10th anniversary year and provides a great opportunity for students and jobseekers to find out about vacancies and career choices in the Rotherham area.

The event will feature workshops and up to 50 exhibitors, including:

  • RNN Group (consisting of UCR, Rotherham College and Dearne Valley College) who will be offering many courses and training opportunities. They are happy to support LEAF and be the events patron once again
  • The first Qdos Career Hub in England will be opened in Rotherham this autumn. The Qdos Career Hubs initiative is all about providing unique place and space for all-age career education and guidance and employer activities. The team are proud to be a sponsor of LEAF22 and look forward to meeting you all at the event in November
  • McLaren Automotive Ltd., the British Pioneering supercar company and the creator of luxury, high performance cars, will be promoting career opportunities and vacancies at their Technology Centre here in Rotherham. They will also be bringing along one of their supercars too!
  • Gulliver’s Valley Theme Park will be advertising many seasonal vacancies
  • The New York Bagel Company (Grupo Bimbo) will be promoting their vacancies
  • Remedi the Criminal Justice Charity are looking for local volunteers
  • SYB ICS Workforce Hub Schools Engagement Team have many different career opportunities in Health and Social Care
  • Barnsley and Rotherham Chamber of Commerce
  • Lifeskills – an independent training provider offering courses and a football programme
  • The Source (Meadowhall Education Centre) will be offering education, training and job opportunities
  • Rotherham United Community Sports Trust (RUCST)
  • Greencore will be advertising permanent vacancies at their food manufacturing site in Kiveton
  • GXO Logistics will have live vacancies and apprenticeship opportunities
  • The University of Sheffield AMRC Training Centre offers a number of different pathways into engineering apprenticeships and will also be advertising vacancies
  • Rotherham Army and Doncaster Army Reserves will be promoting logistics and engineering opportunities
  • Rotherham NCS will be offering summer programmes for 15-17 year olds consisting of a residential week followed by a week of social action
  • AMG Superalloys UK Limited will be advertising vacancies
  • Equans (local construction company)
  • Weldricks Pharmacy will be promoting their job opportunities along with their ongoing apprenticeship programme
  • Landmarks Specialist College will be showcasing the opportunities and vacancies the college has to offer
  • The National Horseracing College will be offering apprenticeship opportunities
  • Vision for Education, an education recruitment specialist, will be promoting a number of vacancies and opportunities
  • Autism Plus Limited, a registered charity specialising in supporting adults with autism and other Neurodiverse conditions to live meaningful lives, will be promoting specialist employment services
  • Sheffield Teaching Hospital NHS, Adult Transition Team, are attending to promote their service and the support they offer to professionals as well as young people, their families, and carers
  • Tuffnells will have both live vacancies and apprenticeship opportunities
  • SBD Apparel, a Global sportswear brand will be promoting their vacancies
  • Aardvark Swift will be promoting live vacancies in the gaming industry
  • Henry Boot Group/The Association of Women in Property
  • The Work-wise Foundation, an employer led Charity inspiring young people about jobs and careers in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Manufacturing and providing them with the employability skills to succeed
  • The Kings Active Foundation (Kings Camps) is the latest organisation to sign up to exhibit at LEAF22. Their mission is to get children active, having fun and learning together and operate activity camps all over the country. Kings will have live vacancies on the day and also want to introduce young people to their industry, and the wide range of roles available
  • Breheny Civil Engineering, a national contractor founded in 1963 who build roads, bridges and infrastructure. Breheny want to encourage young people to become interested in engineering related careers.

Visitors can chat with exhibitors regarding current and upcoming vacancies as well as volunteering opportunities. Students are able to discuss potential career paths and apprenticeships with businesses.

There will be two workshops for school parties to attend during the event; ‘Apprenticeship’ and ‘Meet the employer – Dragons Den’ ..

Visitors – There is no need to register just visit on the day anytime between 9.00am – 2.00pm. Admission is free.

Exhibitors – If you would like to exhibit at LEAF 2022 please email Vicki.Norman@Rotherham.gov.uk for further details.

School Parties – If you would like to attend LEAF 2022 please email Julie.Hussey@Rotherham.gov.uk for registration details.

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