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Skills Made Easy

As part of the Government’s City Deal, Sheffield City Region won the opportunity to provide an additional 4,000 apprenticeships and 2,000 training places for people already in work, across the Sheffield City Region. 

This “deal” is called Skills Made Easy. 

Skills Made Easy is unique; it gives employers real control over the apprenticeships and training provided for their company and expert advice and support to navigate the training system.

To find out more about Skills Made Easy and how to take on an apprentice, or to browse and apply for current vacancies, visit the Skills Made Easy Website.

Staff training and recruitment

Companies with up to 250 staff get expert advice to prepare a staff training and recruitment plan and get the support they need to deliver it.

If you think that you may be interested in either taking on an apprentice or training for your staff contact us

You get to design the training you want and Skills Made Easy puts together the pieces to create the ideal package for your company. 


Skills Made Easy has around 100 Apprenticeship opportunities available at any one time.  Vacancies are added every day and include:

  • Craft, IT and Technical Apprenticeships
  • Office and Administrative Apprenticeships
  • Hospitality and Retail Apprenticeships
  • Apprenticeships in Education, Health, Care and the Arts

All Skills Made Easy Apprenticeship vacancies are advertised on the Skills Made Easy Website.  New vacancies appear on the site every day and you can search by vacancy type, or by area and see details of available vacancies, the companies they are with and what the roles involve.

Contact us

Any small or medium sized businesses in Sheffield who are interested in Skills Made Easy can contact Opportunity Sheffield:

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