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  1. American Express named gold partner of Brighton Pride 2015

    American Express named gold partner of Brighton Pride 2015

    American Express, our Founding Partner and the City’s largest private sector employer, was today named Gold Partner of Brighton Pride, taking place on 1-2 August 2015. Marking its 25th anniversary in the City, the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community event has become the UK’s biggest Pride festival and is a spectacular showcase of […]

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  2. National Minimum Wage up for both workers and apprentices

    Highest employment rate in UK since records began in 1971

    This morning (17 March) Prime Minister David Cameron and Deputy PM Nick Clegg announced the NMW would increase by 3% to £6.70 per hour from October, while NMW for apprentices will go up by 57p an hour to £3.30. But the increase will have minimal impact on candidate supply to low paid sectors such as […]

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  3. Varndean School was delighted to welcome Shuna Hunt, the niece of Alan Turing, to visit recently

    Varndean School was delighted to welcome Shuna Hunt, the niece of Alan Turing, to visit recently

    Mr Mark Sorrell is proud to head up the school named in honour of Alan Turing. Along with the other three schools, the school names were chosen to reflect the contribution of four eminent personalities (Maya Angelou, Bertrand Russell, Alan Turing and Ethel Ellis) and epitomise the values and ethos of Varndean School. As Mrs […]

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  4. Apprenticeship Open Day at Mears

    Apprenticeship Open Day at Mears

    Mears Apprentice Open Day, Friday April 24th 2015 –  any time between 11am-6pm Apprenticeships on offer Plumbing Electrical Carpentry Painting and decorating Administration If you are interested in applying, or would like to find out more, please join us on our open day Brighton and Hove Council Housing Centre Unit 1 Fairway Trading Estate Eastergate Road, Brighton […]

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  5. Brighton and Hove revealed as an IT capital of the UK

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    Brighton and Hove’s tech industry dominance was confirmed this year in an analysis by B2B service, Tech City UK. The findings highlighted the leading clusters which have formed since 2008 and how these regional digital communities are utilising Britain’s most important industry to drive national economic growth. This recent endorsement of Brighton and its tech […]

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  6. Community-focused film competition ‘Love Living in’ offers £1,000 top prize – Leaders

    Community-focused film competition ‘Love Living in’ offers £1,000 top prize - Leaders

    Property specialist Leaders has launched a new competition, Love Living in, which shines a spotlight on what it is that makes the place people call home special. Leaders’ marketing manager, Alison Guyton, says: “Every town, city, village and suburb is different; made up of a unique assortment of people, streets, buildings, landscapes, amenities, traditions and […]

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  7. Are you thinking about doing an Apprenticeship? Get the facts

    Looking for a career start? Have you considered an Apprenticeship?

    LoveLocalJobs.com is to bring together young work-ready apprenticeship applicants and employers who are looking to take on an ambitious apprentice. What is an apprenticeship? A Government funded work based training program for both new and existing staff What training programs are available? Business Administration AAT Level 2 Customer Service/Sales IT, Software, Web and Telecoms Professionals […]

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  8. Major local employer supports National Apprenticeship Week – Domestic & General

    Major local employer supports National Apprenticeship Week - Domestic & General

    Large local employer and our Founding Partner, Domestic & General, is showing its support for National Apprenticeship Week by showcasing the range of apprenticeship-led NVQ courses it offers employees. National Apprenticeship Week (9-13 March) celebrates the positive impact apprenticeships have on individuals and businesses and recognises the skills and talent of apprentices to employers and […]

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  9. Get the facts about Apprenticeships and taking on an Apprentice

    Take on an Apprentice with our free funded training programmes!

    LoveLocalJobs.com would love to speak to employers looking to expand their workforce, enhance employee skills and improve productivity! We are working in partnership with carefully selected local training providers to deliver employers work ready apprentices and the opportunity to access FREE training for existing staff through accredited training programs. In addition, our collection of award […]

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