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University of Manchester Construction Academy for January 2018!

The University of Manchester is launching its first construction academy of 2018. This will provide training, qualifications and CSCS cards and opportunities with some of the largest construction companies in the UK. You will find all of the details about the academy, and how to book your place by following the link below. We look […]

University of Manchester House Services Academy 2018

The University of Manchester is launching its new House Services Academy in January 2018. They are recruiting over 20 House Services Assistants to work on the University’s vibrant and exciting campus. For full details of the job and how to apply, please click the link below. We look forward to meeting you at our assessments!   […]

Jack and Richard’s journey into work with MACE and the University of Manchester Construction Academy

The University of Manchester and MACE  Mace were appointed as Construction Manager in 2015   to deliver the University of Manchester Alliance Manchester Business School construction project. During this time they have been working with University of Manchester Construction Academy to support local people into employment within the construction sector. The University of Manchester’s Construction Academy […]

Building a better future

A Manchester-based construction company has received an award for supporting long-term unemployed people into work in partnership with the University Willmott Dixon was recognised by the Skills for Business Awards 2017 for its work a key partner in The University of Manchester’s Construction Academy. The Academy launched in 2015 to offer pre-employment training, apprenticeships and jobs […]

Douglas was unsure about work and his future until the University of Manchester Hospitality Academy took him in the right direction

Douglas, 51, Manchester. Douglas was a Carer for a while before his patient passed away, so he was out of work for 15 months before securing the opportunity in the University Of Manchester as a Building Attendant, through the University of Manchester’s House Services Academy. After being made redundant and to fill a gap whilst […]

After 9 years of being unemployed, Chris is working again!

Christopher, 59, Manchester. Christopher had been unemployed for 9 years before starting the University of Manchester House Services Academy. He describes his previous job searches as relentless and fruitless. When asked about his journey into secure work Chris said; “I felt apprehensive as I have been on courses with promises of work before and then […]

The University of Manchester Hospitality Academy is back!

In conjunction with Verve People, the University of Manchester Hospitality Academy will be recruiting for bar, restaurant and hotel job vacancies in Manchester, throughout November and December. If you are looking for an opportunity to enhance your CV, or earn some money for Christmas, then this is an ideal opportunity for you. There are a […]

The Works is recruiting for Amazon

If you are looking for an opportunity to enhance your CV, or earn some money for Christmas, Amazon sites in Manchester (Airport) and Warrington are currently recruiting for Warehouse Operatives to start in November, and December, for a minimum of 8 weeks work over the Christmas Period, and beyond. The jobs will be full time, […]

Care information and recruitment day at The Works

On Monday 6th November Creative Support will be holding an information and recruitment afternoon at The Works, to speak to people who are interested in a career in care. They will be giving information on training, skills and jobs that they currently have available, and answering any questions that people may have relating to working in the […]

inews.co.uk reports about John and Frezghi and says Manchester employers have a duty to help homeless people find work

Two formerly homeless men are celebrating after finding work with the University of Manchester, as it honours its pledge to the city’s Homelessness Charter. Frezghi Teklemichael (29), arrived in the UK as an asylum seeker from Eritrea, where he had previously worked as a teacher. Following a successful application for asylum, he became homeless after […]