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Let’s Get Digital Together – Fri 16th October @ The Moor Market

October 16, 2015 by


Confused by computers? Irritated by the internet? Sheffield residents are invited to ‘Let’s Get Healthy, Wealthy and Wise’, a free city centre event to show how much fun getting online can be. The event, on Friday 16 October from 10am-2pm at the Moor Market, is open to everyone, from complete beginners to those looking to […]


August 21, 2015 by


A full program of extended education courses will be commencing in September, delivered by the Heeley Development Trust in various local venues. There are brand new classes in mixed yoga and make-up, hair and beauty alongside ESOL levels 1,2, and 3, Functional Skills English and maths and a range of computer courses including IT Essentials […]

Summer Programme Of Local Courses

April 9, 2015 by


New courses including Art, Spanish, Family History and iPads will start at community venues across Heeley & Abbeydale this month. The courses, run by Heeley Development Trusts Adult Learning Team, start at just £1 per week for people that qualify for a concessionary rate. For more information or to book onto a course, please contact […]

JOB VACANCY @ Heeley Development Trust, Learning Champion – Full Time – £17,469 p.a

October 28, 2014 by


Heeley Development Trust have an exciting job vacancy in their Adult Community Learning Team > Learning Champion > JOB DESCRIPTION + PERSON SPECIFICATION / APPLICATION FORM (WORD/PDF)

Adult Community Learning in Heeley and Abbeydale – Spring Term – January to April 2014

January 4, 2014 by


A wide range of adult learning courses will be taking place across the Heeley and Abbeydale area this Spring. For more details about any of the classes or to book a place, call Liz, Maxine or Saima on 0114 2500613 or email:

New Heeley Voice – December 2013 – Issue 59

December 17, 2013 by


Here is the December 2013 issue of the New Heeley Voice, bringing interesting news of people and projects nearby… There’s been progress at Sum Studios, with work starting on the remaining 2 derelict buildings, Recycle Bikes have launched a new DIY ‘Bike Kitchen’ in Attercliffe and the Sheffield Antiques Quarter kick off their crowd funding campaign to put the Quarter well […]

‘Let’s Get Digital’ @ the Winter Gardens – 11th Oct – 10-2pm

October 9, 2013 by


Do computers and the internet frustrate you?  Has the online revolution passed you by? Then why not come along to the ‘Let’s get digital’ event and join special guest, Sheffield City Council’s very own Howard Middleton. Fresh from his TV appearances, Howard, TV Baker, will be attending to show how online recipes can help you […]

Job Vacancies @ Heeley Development Trust

September 5, 2013 by


Heeley Development Trust are advertising 2 new vacancies to join their Adult Community Learning Team. The Community Learning Champion roles will cover the North (Chapletown, High Green & Stannington) Sheffield and South West (Crookes, Dore, Totley, Ecclesall and Fulwood) Sheffield areas and will be required to develop learning opportunities in these areas and increase participation levels. The roles are […]

Adult learning in Heeley this autumn

September 5, 2013 by


A wide variety of adult learning courses will be available to the Heeley community this autumn. English for speakers of another language, functional skills in literacy and numeracy as well as more advanced courses in word processing and desktop publishing will be available alongside the on-going open access sessions at the Heeley Online Centre on Thirlwell Road. […]

Adult Learners Week event – Get a Bigger Life Online @ The Winter Garden – Friday 24th May

May 17, 2013 by


The Heeley Development Trust (HDT) will be turning the Winter Gardens into a digital media training centre between 10am – 2pm on Friday, May 24th. The ‘Get a Bigger Life Online’ event has been developed by the HDT in partnership with Sheffield City Council and the University of Sheffield to celebrate Adult Learners Week and […]

FREE Workshop in Heeley Park – Learn about Traditional Woodland Management

February 11, 2013 by


Come along to our Woodland Management Skills Workshop on Wednesday Feb 20th, 1-3.30pm in Heeley Millennium Park. A hands on workshop to learn about traditional woodland management techniques and skills. Includes: Hazel & willow coppicing and identification Learn to use traditional tools Find out more about looking after the woodland Canes, pea sticks and poles […]

Sewing For All

February 1, 2013 by


New Class starting on Friday 8th February 2013 10 – 12noon. At Sloan Medical Practice, Little London Road, Heeley (next door to Lidls) Come along and learn how to make and embellish a cushion cover and a table runner – take home what you make! No previous experience necessary – sewing machines, fabric and tuition […]

FREE Relaxation Classes in Heeley

November 14, 2012 by


Come and take part in a new class that will show you how to relax and learn powerful techniques to Create, calm, tranquillity and peace Relax your body and mind The classes will be group sessions and will include gentle stretching, breathing techniques and visualisation. They will take place on Wed 21st Nov, Wed 28th Nov, […]

Free Computer Training For Jobseekers

October 9, 2012 by


Heeley residents looking for work can now get free help learning essential computer skills at their local Jobcentre, thanks to a new partnership between Sheffield Jobcentres and Heeley Development Trust. Heeley Development Trust staff are delivering weekly IT engagement sessions at Bailey Court and Hillsborough Job Centre where jobseekers can start learning basic computer skills, brush […]