Through engaging with the Doncaster Promise, employers are entitled to receive...
Support and co-ordination through Opportunities Doncaster for employers to access and work closely with learning providers across the borough.
Support with building and developing a more diverse workforce that reflects your customer base and assists in the development of inclusive, healthy workplaces. This includes support to become 'young person ready' 'SEND employee ready' and support for diversifying your workforce and improving the talent mix.
Support to develop career progression pathways for your employees, supported by local and accessible skills provision.
Access to advice and support on starting an apprenticeship scheme (including using the apprenticeship levy) or a graduate scheme.
Access to local labour market information and support to access the services that you need to help your business grow and develop your workforce. To include advice on potential funding opportunities, including through the Local Authority, Sheffield City Region, UK Government and the European Union.
Support through the Advance Programme on developing your mature students, graduates and lifelong learners.
Access to marketing opportunities within the local area and the quality mark of commitment to the Doncaster Promise.
Sign the Doncaster Promise today and pledge your business' commitment to supporting the schools, colleges and young people who would benefit most.
Engaging with the Promise is easier than you might think. Choose one (or two, or all three) of the Promise Pathways:
Give talks, host industry visits, engage with young people at careers fairs and through the Start Doncaster and Sheffield City Region Talent Bank platforms.
Offer meaningful work experience, apprenticeships or graduate schemes. Join the Enterprise Adviser network, become a school Govenor/Trustee or engage with the Advance programme.
Get your workplace Disability Confident, work with Project Choice to deliver Supported Internships, become a mentor and participate in community engagement events.