National Cyclo Cross Championships; A Review
Last weekend, Hetton Lyons Country Park fell host to the National Cyclo Cross Championships. Springboard were delighted, and very proud to be involved in supporting such a successful national event within the park, and the feedback we’ve had from spectators both in person and on social from the event has been fantast...
National Cyclo Cross Championship – January 2018
One of the most prestigious cycling events in the calendar will be hosted at Springboard Adventure in Hetton Lyons Country Park this coming weekend, 12th-14th January 2018.
Springboards’ horticulture team lead by Tom Hill and supported by Mike Jenkings, and Springboard Adventure manager John Pooley, have been coor...
Springboard Nursery rated Outstanding by Ofsted!
A Sunderland based nursery has been graded “Outstanding” by independent watchdog Ofsted.
Springboard Nursery, based in Pallion, Sunderland, is part of Springboard Sunderland Trust, a charity which aims to support the development of sustainable communities, where people have the skills needed for work and life.
Springboard Sunderland Trust are currently recruiting for new Trustees to join our existing board.
We’re on the search for Trustees from a wide range of backgrounds and experience. We have sector experts, business professionals and charity supporters on our Board, and we are actively seeking a number of people...
Str8t Up Open Day – January 27th
This year's Str8t Up Open Day for for post school options organised by Sunderland City Provider's Network will be held on Saturday January 27th at the Stadium of Light.
Springboard will be there, so come along from 10.30am to learn all about how Springboard, as well as other training providers, can help when you...
January Open Days
🔴 Springboard Open Days! 🔴
Exciting news, we have a few open days planned in January. Pop along if you're interested in learning how Springboard can kick-start your dream career! The dates and venues are as follows.
🌟 10th Jan - Sunderland
🌟 11th Jan - Jarrow
🌟 15th Jan -...
Christmas Jumper Day 2017
Springboards Christmas Jumper Day took place on Thursday and Friday last week. As usual, we teamed up with The Ascent Trust and held a bake sale, along with some festive party games as well as making sure everyone was dressed in their Christmas best.
It was great to see all staff and learners getting involved. ...
Springboard’s Christmas Fayre
Springboard held our first ever Christmas Fayre at Humble Pie, Sea Road on Fulwell last Saturday. A massive thank you to everyone who popped down.
We had some fabulous stall holders who came down, including Studio B, Alex Sutton from AJS beauty, and Lucy and her daughter from My Heart is in Bandanas.
Happy Retirement and a fond farewell to Bill Jackson
Left, Colin Wilson (Chair of Springboard) and right, Bill Jackson (Retiring Trustee).
Following the retirement of Mr Bill Jackson from our board of Trustees, we’d like to take a moment to thank him for his ten years of dedication to Springboard, as both a Trustee and a Finance Manager.
Bill was employed as Fin...
Children In Need 2017
Today we've been raising money for Children In Need. Springboard staff and learners where joined by the Ascent Trust in our Riverside Bistro, who helped out with our fundraising.
Staff and learners at The Ascent Trust held a bake sale, selling plenty of baked goods, corned beef pie, chocolate and tea and coffee. The...