Unemployment in Leicester has now reached an all time high as 28,900 adults’ were declared out of work in 2018. Amongst those residents struggling to secure employment were Jade Ashton, 26, and Benji Tuitt, 27, who had both been unemployed for over a year.
CT Skills work with a variety of local, leading employers from across the Midlands and last year alone listed an average of 30 apprenticeship vacancies at any one time in a variety of sectors.
In 2018, over 46% of apprenticeships were accounted for adults aged over 25 who were either looking for a career change or to up-skill themselves in their current area of expertise. CT Skills were pleased to meet with Tahera Bharmal, 47, who had begun working as a Teaching Assistant in January 2018 on a 5 […]
Apprentice: Dannielle Baguley Employer: J Tomlinson Apprenticeship: Level 3 Customer Service Dannielle’s Apprenticeship Journey Dannielle Baguley joined J Tomlinson as an apprentice through CT Skills in 2017. She has since excelled within the business winning several awards and progressing on to the Level 3 Customer Service qualification she is due to complete in January […]
Week Five Apprentice: Beth Wood (19) Job Role: Recruitment Administrator with CT Skills Qualification: Business Administration Level 3 This week has been another eventful one; Tuesday we had a big team meeting which consisted of a lot of valuable information, group activities, team building skills and most importantly many laughs and smiles throughout the day! […]
Case Study: I am now writing my own book after completing an English course with CT Skills Nottingham
Johanna Farrell, 49, first came to CT Skills after leaving her stressful job as a Project Manager and deciding she wanted a complete career change, but required the qualifications to do so. The single mum of three had a very busy career which meant she would often travel away with work and not have the […]
Week Four Apprentice: Beth Wood (20) Job Role: Apprentice Recruitment Administrator with CT Skills This week I attended Nottingham Jobs Fair at the Motorpoint arena…September is definitely jobs fair crazy! There is such a high demand during this period due to the new school year starting and school/college leavers trying to find the right path […]