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  • Know Your Network 2017, Wednesday 06 September, Dunfermline

    Created: 10/08/2017, Updated: 30/08/2017
    News/Events Category: Partnerships, Networks and Forums

    When: 9.00am - 4.30pm, Wednesday 06 September 2017
    Where: Carnegie Conference Centre, Halbeath Road, Dunfermline, KY11 8DY
    This event is being organised by Opportunities Fife Partnership 
    This particular event is free to attend, so no payment is required.

    Please note that there are only a few remaing tickets the afternoon session. There are no more tickets for the moring session or to attend all day. 

    Opportunities Fife Partnership invite you to Know Your Network 2017: Fife’s leading practitioner networking event for employability staff.

    Come along to make practical connections with employability staff and support organisations, hear the latest updates on employability in Fife, and to take part in ‘hot topic’ discussions to ensure your voice is heard.

    This is an open event, stay for the morning, come for the afternoon or spend the whole day with us!

    There are three main parts to this event with a new session opening the marketplace to the public in the afternoon, allowing them time to browse the range of employability support available in Fife.

    Session one

    Time: 9.00am – 12.30pm

    Who: Staff

    What: Overview Presentation, table hops, discussion topics and Marketplace

    Session two

    Time: 1.00 – 3.00pm

    Who: Staff

    What: Overview Presentation and table hops

    Session three

    Time: 3.30 – 4.30pm

    Who: Staff and Public

    What: Open Marketplace

    The event will provide key updates on employability in Fife and has become a must attend event for everyone involved within the sector. “This is now a necessary event” Cllr Tony Martin, Know Your Network 2016.

    Attendees will:

    • Hear first-hand from a wide range of service providers;
    • Browse a market place of employability provision (opens to the public in the afternoon); and
    • Input to discussions on key issues for the sector in Fife.

    Know Your Network is targeted at all employability and support staff across all sectors and is free to attend. We are looking for multiple staff to attend from each organisation. Please use the open format of the day to spread you and/or your staff’s availability to attend.

    Know Your Network is planned by a multi-agency planning group consisting of Fife Voluntary Action, Fife Council, DWP, Skills Development Scotland, Fife-ETC, and Fife College.

    Book your place via our Eventbrite Booking Page

    For more information contact Christine Davison or call 0800 389 6046.

    Confirmed Table Hop Topics:

    • Fife Council Employment Support
    • Fife Employment and Training Consortium
    • Skills Development Scotland 
    • Mental Health Support
    • Understanding City Region Deals
    • Citizens Advice and Rights Fife
    • Support for Families
    • Employer Engagement
    • Locality and Cluster Planning 

    Confirmed Discussion Topics:

    • The Third Sector as Employers
    • Universal Credit
    • Understanding Diversity
    • Mental Health and Employment 
    • Clearing the Path: Improving connections between addictions support and JC+
    • Good Conversations in Employability
    • Keep Fife Moving, transport in Fife research

    Confirmed Stall Holders

    • Apex Scotland
    • BRAG Enterprises
    • Capability Scotland
    • Citizens Advice and Rights Fife
    • Clued-Up 
    • Deaf Action
    • DEAP Ltd
    • Enable Scotland
    • FEAT/IPS Service
    • Fife Advocacy Forum
    • Fife Alcohol and Drug Partnership
    • Fife Council Employment Support
    • Fife Council Job Clubs and CLD
    • Fife-ETC
    • Fife Forum
    • Fife Gingerbread
    • Fife Migrants Forum
    • Fife Rural Skills Partnership
    • Fife Voluntary Action
    • Fife Works
    • Work and Health Services
    • NHS Fife Mental Health Services
    • Opportunities Fife Partnership/Developing Young Workforce 
    • Rathbone
    • Skills Development Scotland
    • The Gilven Project
    • The Prince's Trust
    • Triage
    • West Fife Enterprise
    • Robert Gordon University
    • Dunfermline Hub
    • Barnardos

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