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Pave Aways is celebrating after gaining the prestigious Investors in People standard for the first time
17 Jan 2023
One of the leading building contractors in Shropshire and Mid Wales has marked the start of its 50th anniversary year by gaining the prestigious Investors in People accreditation. Knockin-based Pave Aways has been awarded the accolade for the first time. It recognises organisations that are committed to the support and development of their people as well as striving for continuous improvement and...
28 Oct 2022
A major project to support new construction workers across Shropshire and drive growth in the industry has been launched by a leading education and training charity. The Construction Support Partnership (CSP) will provide tailored training, mentoring and support to around 700 new construction workers or those returning to the sector. The £400,000 project is being led by supported employment and...
30 Aug 2022
A new job search website to help Shropshire’s business ease their recruitment problems has been launched by a specialist charity. Wellington-based supported employment and training charity Landau has launched the free Connectjobs4u website to help match job seekers with employers that have vacancies to fill. The first businesses to be given the opportunity to advertise on the site will be the 33...
Steve Wyatt - mono photograph of a man restoring wooden furniture
12 Jul 2022
A former drug addict and ex-prisoner who turned his life around after meeting Shropshire-based celebrity furniture restorer Jay Blades will give an inspirational talk to job seekers at an event at Shrewsbury prison later this month. Steve Wyatt, who has overcome a 22-year addiction to drugs, to follow his dream of running his own furniture restoration shop, will attend the Building Shropshire...
27 Jul 2021
Leading care provider Morris Care has strengthened its management team in its drive to maintain and improve high standards to benefit residents and staff. Registered Nurse, Beverly Williams, has been appointed Quality Manager with a wide-ranging brief to support its six nursing homes in Shropshire and Cheshire in delivering quality and compassionate care. The experienced professional has worked...
07 Feb 2020
Following a successful year since the initial launch of its apprenticeship in Drainage Maintenance, Inspection and Repair, Metro Rod is now aiming to recruit up to 80 new apprentices in 2020.   The nationwide commercial drainage expert makes the announcement as apprentices are being put in the spotlight around the country for the 13th annual National Apprenticeship Week, which is taking place...
27 Jul 2017
A Telford employment lawyer has predicted a rise in the number of Employment Tribunal claims following a crucial and wide reaching decision by the Supreme Court. Julia Fitzsimmons, Employment Partner with award winning law firm FBC Manby Bowdler, said the ruling by the Supreme Court yesterday (July 26) that the tribunal’s Fees Order is unlawful and will be quashed will result in a Government pay...
27 Jun 2017
Hard work and professionalism has paid off for a Shropshire student after their work placement leads to a permanent job. Natasha Beaman, 17 from Shrewsbury, is currently studying Level 3 Travel & Tourism at Shrewsbury College and as part of the College’s work placement programme, Natasha had the opportunity to work at Opulent Travel Services. Opulent Travel Services, based in Shrewsbury, are...
red recruitment solutions shrewsbury recruitment agency employs new administrator
14 Mar 2017
Red Recruitment Solutions based in Shrewsbury are excited to welcome a new Administrator to their team. Kate Wrigley who will be taking up the role as Reception Administrator originates from Canada.  She moved to the UK to learn more about her heritage and start a new chapter in life.  With a goal of settling down in beautiful Shropshire, the first leg of her journey was concentrated on securing...
07 Feb 2017
Communities across Shropshire are to benefit from a £3.3m project aimed at tackling poverty by supporting people into work and training. The programme will see people in deprived areas who are struggling to find jobs receive one-to-one help and support to gain confidence and learn new skills. Led by training and employment organisation Landau Limited, the project will be delivered in Shropshire...
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