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MP proposals on ‘gig’ employer crackdown good news for recruiters

Proposals from a cross-party group of MPs to crackdown on ‘gig economy’ employers exploiting loopholes in employment law will be welcome news for recruiters.

New development creates over 100 jobs in the Potteries

One of the six towns that make up the city of Stoke-on-Trent is to get a jobs boost, thanks to the next development of a former factory site.

Ever tried to recruit a chocolate-ologist or an ice assistant?

What’s the weirdest job you’ve ever recruited for? Can it beat chocolate-ologist, ice assistant or blood labeller?

Travelodge opens hotels and creates new jobs

Budget hotel chain Travelodge is creating 140 new jobs as it expands and opens up seven new hotels across the UK in the run-up to Christmas.

In-house recruitment 15 November 2017

NEW TO THE MARKET: 13-17 NOVEMBER 2017

This week’s new product, offices and offerings include: CHOOZ, Geektastic, Gumtree, PMP Recruitment, RealRec, Thomas International

Supplier, Technology 14 November 2017

Hard cheese if you’ve got a lot of bottle and don’t get this job

Do you like cheese? Well, have we found a gouda job for you?

In-house recruitment 13 November 2017

Dream job for snackers at Walkers

In recent months we’ve covered dream jobs for beer tasters and pizza tasters. Today we have one for all you crisps and snacks aficionados.

In-house recruitment 10 November 2017

Want a job where tea breaks last all day? Put the kettle on and send in your CV

Do you drink tea and coffee by the gallon? Well, step right up as we have a T-riffic job for you.

In-house recruitment 7 November 2017

APPOINTMENTS: 6-10 NOVEMBER 2017

This week’s appointments include: Armstrong Craven, Arrows Group, Class People, Core-Asset Verify, Eames Consulting Group, Entelo, Head Medical, INEOS Automotive, MOVE Guides, Pedersen & Partners, Randstad, Salt, Servoca, Zachary Daniels

Supplier, Technology 6 November 2017

Addison Lee loses in ‘independent contractors’ tribunal ruling

Private hire company Addison Lee is the latest company to have been defeated in court over the treatment of “independent contractors” without rights to holiday pay or the National Minimum Wage.

Supplier, Temporary workforce 4 August 2017

Pack your suitcase for Grant’s Whisky’s best interview in the world

Grant’s Whisky is seeking three lucky candidates to take part in an interview process involving a 10-day world tour, which could take in locations as far afield as Colombia, Poland, India and South Africa.

In-house recruitment 3 August 2017

Travelodge looks to recruit 20 for new Bath hotel

Travelodge is to create 20 roles at its new hotel in the centre of Bath, which is due to open in the autumn.

In-house recruitment 3 August 2017

Blenheim Palace looks for apprentices in local schools

An Oxfordshire-based world heritage site, famous for being the birthplace and ancestral home of Sir Winston Churchill, is reaching out to local schools to recruit future talent.

In-house recruitment 1 August 2017

Recruiters press for longer freedom of movement

Recruiters have called on government to extend freedom of movement for a further four years after Brexit.

Legislation/Regulation 24 July 2017

Quorn Foods looks to hire 300 as it doubles production

A food manufacturer is to create 300 jobs in the North-East. The BBC reports Quorn Foods will create the new roles over the next five years, as it doubles production at its main plant in Teesside.

In-house recruitment 24 July 2017

APPOINTMENTS: 24-28 JULY 2017

This week’s appointments include: Eames Consulting Group, H1 Healthcare, Korn Ferry, McGregor Boyall, Mondelez Business Services, Sphere Digital Recruitment, SRi, Visibility Software, ZRG Partners

In-house recruitment 24 July 2017

Recruiters call for clarity over Scotland post-Brexit

Scottish recruiters have called on the government to develop a clear, coherent approach to immigration post-Brexit, regardless of whether Holyrood successfully secures different arrangements to the rest of the UK.

Legislation/Regulation 20 July 2017

Co-op creates jobs in Manchester with two new stores

Manchester’s retail sector is to be boosted to the tune of 35 new jobs as a result of a £1m investment in two new stores.

In-house recruitment 20 July 2017

Neurovalens creates new jobs to develop weight loss product

Technology firm Neurovalens is creating seven new jobs as it develops Modius, a wearable weight loss device, which combines neuroscience & technology to solve health issues.

In-house recruitment 20 July 2017

GLAA boss seeks to allay Brexit fears

The executive director of the GLAA (Gangmasters and Labour Abuse Authority) has sought to allay fears that Brexit will hamper its ability to tackle people trafficking, labour exploitation and modern slavery.

High-street names to create over 1,000 jobs

AS Watson – the group behind high-street chains Superdrug, Savers and The Perfume Shop – is planning to create more than 1,000 jobs across the UK.

In-house recruitment 10 July 2017

APPOINTMENTS: 10-14 JULY 2017

This week’s appointments include: Eames Consulting Group, Hays, Jagex, Jonathan Lee Recruitment, Sky Recruitment Solutions, Woodrow Mercer

CONTRACTS & DEALS: 10-14 JULY 2017

This week’s contracts and deals, including: Capita, FCSA, MOVE Guides, Reed Hamilton, TheXecutives, ZRG Partners

Supplier, Technology 10 July 2017

Companies create more than 5,000 jobs in the UK

The UK’s largest high-street fast food chain, a Stoke-based engineering firm and an Exeter tech firm have collectively created over 5,000 jobs this week.

In-house recruitment 5 July 2017

Clarks creates 80 jobs at new unit in Somerset

Footwear firm Clarks is to create 80 jobs at a new manufacturing unit at its headquarters in Somerset.

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