History

The idea behind the Doncaster Skills Academy is to connect the skills needed by local employers with the skills of young people leaving the school system. This is crucial to both supporting young people make the best employment choices for themselves, and for the benefit of local businesses and the wider economy.

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Awareness &
Aspirations

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Employability &
Work Readiness

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Financial
Awareness

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Enterprise &
Commerciality

These modules are delivered by the Doncaster Skills Academy team, and the wider business community, in local schools.

The Doncaster Skills Academy is owned by the Doncaster Chamber and is supported by the Edge Foundation and Doncaster Council.

Case Studies

Adi Turnpenny, Principal, Club Doncaster Sports College

"Doncaster Skills Academy provides a great forum for us to work with schools and inform young people about their post 16 options in sport.

The variety of activities on offer, from careers fayres and workshops, to business speakers, benefits both students and businesses alike."

Some of our supporting partners