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Finding job-ready staff for Community Integrated Care

Date Posted: May 14, 2018

Community Integrated Care were looking for colleagues who are passionate about social care. DurhamWorks’ recruitment and selection service was the perfect way for them to find people with the right attitude for the role, so much so that they’ve taken on five DurhamWorks young people.


Call centre vacancies available: ResQ open day

Date Posted: Feb 20, 2018

DurhamWorks are pleased to be supporting ResQ contact centre on their recruitment open day on 8th March.


Parkin and Denwood Ltd

Date Posted: Feb 20, 2018

Parkin and Denwood Ltd bespoke kitchen and bedroom manufacturers were struggling to find staff to fit their business needs. DurhamWorks helped them to recruit three apprentices with the right attitude to help the business thrive.


The Skills Academy

Date Posted: Jan 26, 2018

When The Skills Academy Group rebranded and relocated from Gateshead to Chester le Street, they received DurhamWorks funding to hire two new apprentices. Now DurhamWorks support is also helping the employers and young people who use their services, helping the training company to become more sustainable.


Café Verte

Date Posted: Jan 09, 2018

When catering training provider Licensed 2 Train launched the new Café Verte they needed help to find staff. DurhamWorks funded two Hospitality Apprentices and contributed towards the cost of uniforms and equipment for them.


Biscuit and Baileys

Date Posted: Jan 03, 2018

Biscuit and Baileys animal rehabilitation centre received support and funding from DurhamWorks to take on an apprentice. The extra capacity has allowed them to digitise their records and offer a better experience to their customers.


Black Truffle

Date Posted: Dec 29, 2017

When a member of her staff moved on, Karen needed a new recruit to help in her fashion boutique and cafe. DurhamWorks helped her to find and fund a replacement.


Designing the perfect team

Date Posted: Dec 21, 2017

Social media agency The Social Co. had reservations about taking on apprentices but their DurhamWorks recruits are already a ‘vital part of business growth’.


NE First Credit Union

Date Posted: Dec 13, 2017

NE First Credit Union is expanding quickly. With its membership applications rising month on month, they needed extra people-power to keep up with demand. DurhamWorks helped them with funding to employ a new Business Administration Apprentice.


UTC South Durham

Date Posted: Dec 06, 2017

UTC South Durham needed extra Business Administration support to help them grow. As an education provider, employing an apprentice seemed a logical choice and DurhamWorks helped them to source suitable candidates.