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Date Posted: Friday, 21 July 2017 @ 09:54
A Nuneaton-based social enterprise is smoothing the way for business to benefit from the vast range of skills held by former military personnel.Last year more than 15,000 people left the armed forces - collectively making a huge array of skills and expertise newly-available to the job market.But for some ex-members of the forces, despite them being well-equipped to offer much to potential employers, the process of readjusting to civilian life aft...
Date Posted: Wednesday, 19 July 2017 @ 13:19
Research, based from the Office for National Statistics' (ONS) labour market surveys, calculated the direct and indirect contribution of up to 85,000 personnel that are expected to leave the forces by 2021.Barclays said more than one in five (22%) service leavers will face employment challenges, with businesses overlooking ex-military candidates and their valuable skills during the recruitment process.Conservative MP Johnny Mercer, who serve...
Date Posted: Wednesday, 5 July 2017 @ 08:15
We would like to introduce you to the newest member of the Marston’s ‘Wolf Pack’!We would like to introduce you to the newest member of the Marston’s ‘Wolf Pack’, Thomas. His shiny blue coat may have already captured your eye, but for those who have not yet had the pleasure of meeting him, why not come along to our Brewery Shop – we promise he won’t bite!Part of the wider charity initiative, ‘...
Date Posted: Tuesday, 4 July 2017 @ 08:11
British Forces Resettlement Services (BFRS) are staging their thirdNational Employment & Careers Fair of 2017 for the Armed Forces Community(AFC) in the East Midlands on Thursday 6th July, sponsored by BAE Systems.As a Social Enterprise, BFRSprovide services to tackle social problems, improve Armed Forces Communitiesand people’s life chances.  Key to thisis knowing that military resettlement is more than just the brief time whenlea...
Date Posted: Thursday, 4 May 2017 @ 08:12
This year, military charity the Army Families Federation (AFF) is celebrating 35 years of support for Army families. Since its inception as the Federation of Army Wives Clubs back in 1982, AFF has evolved into a worldwide charity, working on behalf of all Army families – Regular and Reserve, wherever they are based, whatever their family make-up.Facing challenge togetherThe charity has supported numerous families both through times of ...
Date Posted: Thursday, 27 April 2017 @ 12:24
Medvivo, the organisation which provides Wiltshire’s GP Out of Hours service as well as a range of other health and care services, has been rated “Outstanding” by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) following a comprehensive inspection in February 2017.Medvivo also provides a single point of access for health professionals as well as a physical response team providing non-clinical interventions and support 24hours, 7 days a week t...
Date Posted: Monday, 24 April 2017 @ 12:52
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Date Posted: Thursday, 16 March 2017 @ 11:42
The company behind Crossrail and the transformation of the former Olympic Stadium into West Ham's ground made an £8m profit, after a £199m loss in 2015.Balfour said it had allowed its business to become too complex after a series of takeovers.Chief executive Leo Quinn said the company's leadership, processes and controls had been upgraded."The transformation of Balfour Beatty is well under way," he said. High profile projectsThe ...
Date Posted: Thursday, 12 January 2017 @ 10:23
In 2016, the UK’s unemploymentrates reached an eleven-year,1 thework British Forces Resettlement Services (BFRS) delivers, ensures those thathave served in Her Majesty’s Armed Forces, i.e: Service Leavers, the ReserveForces and their families are not forgotten in their next career steps, whichmeans BFRS are contributing to this fall.BFRS are staging their firstNational Employment & Careers Fair of 2017 in Aldershot, bringing Indus...
Date Posted: Monday, 9 January 2017 @ 13:01
Aldi has announced it will increase its minimum pay rate for store staff across the UK to £8.53 an hour from February 1.Aldi is to give more than 3,000 employees a pay rise, overtaking Lidl to become the UK’s highest-paying supermarket.From next month, Aldi staff will earn £8.53 per hour, raised to £9.75 per hour for those who live in London.This is higher th...