Doncaster Skills Academy

Unlock opportunities that others haven’t seen or didn’t think possible

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Paving the way for a fruitful, long term partnership between business and education in Doncaster


The Doncaster Skills Academy can help support your students by providing them with the information they need to make informed choices about their future.

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The Doncaster Skills Academy team are here to help you become better prepared for life after school.

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Latest News

Skills Fest '19

Businesses are invited to exhibit at Doncaster Skills Academy’s fourth annual Skills Fest on Thursday 7th February 2019, 8:30am to 4:30pm, at Doncaster Dome. 

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Showcase your business to your future workforce

Businesses are invited to exhibit at Doncaster Skills Academy’s fourth annual Skills Fest. The flagship event connects employers and education providers with young people to help them think about the career pathways and opportunities available to them. 

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Business and education providers inspire students to consider all career options

Doncaster Skills Academy organises successful Skills Fest 2018.

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Businesses and education providers to share insight into industry opportunities

Over 1,000 students from across the borough will speak to employers and education providers about career pathways and opportunities at the Doncaster Skills Academy’s flagship event, Skills Fest 2018.

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Join over 300 local business people and become a Doncaster Skills Academy volunteer.

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The idea behind the Doncaster Skills Academy is to get young people excited by the range of opportunities available to them for their future career.

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Case Studies

John Cusworth, Head Of Business Development, Free2Learn

"Free2Learn believe in making a difference to individuals in the borough and supporting schools with Skills Academy events and workshops is a great way to make a positive, direct impact on young people’s lives. The workshops are very interactive and as a result the pupils tend to be more engaged and make the day varied and enjoyable.

For any business considering whether to support with the Skills Academy, Free2Learn would certainly recommend it. This is your opportunity to positively influence the next generation and have fun at the same time."

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