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One of the ways that Woodthorpe Development Trust supports the area is by organising and working on practical projects that aim to improve Woodthorpe for everyone in the community.  In May Woodthorpe Development Trust is working with The Community Rennovation Project, an initiative of volunteers from Hope City Church, on three projects...
The government is wanting to put more power into the hands of people and communities when it comes down to what happens in the places we live.  Part of the government's plan is to introduce something called Neighbourhood Planning. Neighbourhood planning is a new way for communities to shape the future of the places they...
Did you know that Sheffield is one of three cities in the UK to be singled out by the government in relation their Olympic Legacy Programme?The Olympic Legacy programme aims, as the name suggests is about making sure that after the 2012 Olymic Games, there is a lasting effect which can be felt by communities across the city over the next...
12 hour Paediatric First Aid course This is a practical course with the opportunity to practice techniques using first aid dummies under tuition.  Ideal for parents, carers and anyone who works with children or gaining qualifications in Childcare, if you are attending for the first time or refreshing your certificate. ...
Makaton signing course  A fun and relaxed way of learning this unique signing ideal for parents, carers and lunchtime supervisors.  The aim of these courses are to teach you a basic understanding of how Makaton works and how its used in everyday life.  Makaton signs will be taught so that you may use these within your...
Here is course information about the Practitioner Open Access Course
Core Training Learn to manage disruptive behaviour and re-engage vulnerable and challenging children with learning. About this course You will learn why children behave the way they do. You will be able to identify their underlying emotional needs and you will discover practical activities to help them. By the end of the course you will...
Woodthorpe Development Trust has dedicated Learning Champions who can offer advice on adult education and training opportunities. They support people looking to learn new skills or brush up on what they already know, with their aim being to remove any barriers that prevent people from gaining new skills. They have details of courses...
Group of Volunteers
At Woodthorpe Development Trust we actively encourage and support volunteers. We are always looking for new volunteers to work with us and believe it is a great way to improve skills, gain work experience, try something new and meet new people. In return we offer a range of activities that people can get involved with such as, childcare...
There are volunteering opportunities within Woodthorpe Development Trust, you can call our manager Karen Dineen to discuss these. For more information about jobs both local and national visit the websites by clicking on the links below:   http://www.jobstoday.co.uk/england...