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Transport and Logistics

The transport and logistics sector plays a major role in the UK economy. The transport and logistics sector expect to create 30,000 new apprenticeships by 2020. The government aims to see a 20% increase in the number of BAME (Black, Asian and Minority ethnic) candidates starting an apprenticeship by 2020. Areas of work include passenger transport, traffic management, transport planning and supply of goods such as warehousing, road, rail and air transport.

Monday, September 23, 2019/Author: Joanne Ray/Number of views (6)/Comments (0)/
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Teaching salaries set to rise by £6000 by 2023

Teaching salaries set to rise by £6000 by 2023

According to new government plans, the starting salaries of teachers could be set to rise by £6,000.

Tuesday, September 3, 2019/Author: Joanne Ray/Number of views (99)/Comments (0)/
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One of the biggest Lidl stores in the UK is set to open in Hammersmith

One of the biggest Lidl stores in the UK is set to open in Hammersmith

Supermarket giant Lidl is planning to open one of its largest ever UK stores in a major shopping centre in Hammersmith - creating 40 jobs.

Thursday, August 29, 2019/Author: Joanne Ray/Number of views (220)/Comments (0)/
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Blockchain vendor R3 doubles London office amid hiring spree

Blockchain vendor R3 doubles London office amid hiring spree

R3 is looking to expand its global headcount from 215 to almost 300 by the end of the year

Blockchain technology specialist R3 has doubled the size of its office in London and will add more than 40 new hires in the city as part of a major expansion plans.

R3 said in a statement that the extra space will support its “aggressive hiring plan” to increase global headcount from 215 to almost 300 by the end of the year, with over half of those being based in the larger London office.

The new hires will consist largely of software engineers, but the firm will also recruit for client-facing and commercial roles. The expansion in London also represents the firm’s commitment to the city, despite the uncertainty of Brexit negotiations, R3 said.

Monday, August 12, 2019/Author: Joanne Ray/Number of views (109)/Comments (0)/
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The Size and Structure of the Adult Social Care Sector and Workforce in England

The Size and Structure of the Adult Social Care Sector and Workforce in England

If the adult social care workforce grows proportionally to the projected number of people aged 65 and over in the population then the number of adult social care jobs will increase by 36% (580,000 jobs) to around 2.2 million jobs by 2035.

Friday, August 9, 2019/Author: Joanne Ray/Number of views (126)/Comments (0)/
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