The construction sector is in the midst of a skills shortage which is limiting construction activity and continually increasing labour costs at the same time. In recent months the skills shortage has hit its worst recorded level and is expected to deteriorate over the next few years, with the recruitment of new talent failing to […]
10th October 2018 #ASKTWICE Around 1 in 4 people will experience a mental health problem this year yet the shame and silence can be as bad as the mental health problem itself. Your attitude to mental health could change someone’s life! If you know someone who is acting differently…ASK TWICE!
[video width="1582" height="1056" mp4="https://www.ctskills.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/Levy-Clock-ani.mp4"][/video] Over a year after the levy launch, it has been revealed that the clock is ticking for levy paying businesses as there is more than £1bn in apprenticeship funding available through the apprenticeship levy which is still to be utilised. Employers have until April 2019 to spend their funds or they […]
It may not be news to many of you that the DWP adopted a guideline back in 2012 that has meant for the last 6 years JCP claimants have been regulated to seek employment within a 90 minute ‘commutable’ radius of their home. For Job Seekers based in Nottingham this has meant you are required […]
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 […]