Location

Barnsley College, Church Street, Barnsley, S70 2YW. (Sat nav S70 2AX)

About the event

Businesses across the region are invited to attend a free breakfast networking event to hear from chartered accountancy and chartered tax advisory practice, Harris+Co and about apprenticeship opportunities available at Barnsley College.

The informal event takes place on Wednesday 12 December, 8.00am to 10.00am at Barnsley College, Church Street, Barnsley, S70 2YW. (Sat nav S70 2AX).

Attendees will hear from Paul Hinchliffe, Partner, and Jon Taylor, Cloud Accounting Manager at Harris+Co, who will explain what Making Tax Digital for VAT is, how it will affect you, what you can do to ensure your business is ready and what software packages will make your journey to Making Tax Digital for VAT as smooth as possible. They will also demonstrate some of the features these packages offer which make bookkeeping much simpler than it used to be.

Suzan McGladdery, Director of Business Development at Barnsley College, will provide an apprenticeship update. This will include information about funding reforms, new apprenticeship standards and how employers can benefit from recruiting an apprentice or up-skilling their existing workforce through an apprenticeship.

Attendees will also have the opportunity to have a tour of the College’s facilities and network with other businesses.

Places are limited, so businesses are being encouraged to book via Eventbrite. Alternatively, employers can reserve a place by contacting the Marketing, Communications and PR team on 01226 216 833 or by emailing marketing@barnsley.ac.uk