Category Archives: Careers

#LearnALiving CAMPAIGN ENCOURAGES PERTH AND KINROSS EMPLOYERS TO OFFER MORE WORK PLACEMENTS TO YOUNG PEOPLE

• Raft of high-profile business leaders add their support to new initiative • Just 1 in 10 out of 6,000 local employers currently offer work placements An exciting new initiative to boost the number of work placements available to young people across Perth and Kinross will be launched on Friday (May 18). Specifically targeting small […]

NO BRIDGE TOO FAR FOR BALFOUR BEATTY

Following the success of the ICE Bridges to Schools event at St Johns HS, North Inch Campus last September, Balfour Beatty have agreed to repeat this fantastic event at Kinross Primary School from the 12th-16th of March. In this way Balfour Beatty hope to engage with up to 520 P5-S1 pupils from local schools. The […]

DYW TACKLING SKILLS SHORTAGE IN HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE SECTOR

An ageing workforce coupled with an increasing struggle to attract new people to work in health and social care is crippling the sector. Scottish Care, the body that represents private and voluntary providers of social care, recently released data which revealed more that 77% of care homes have open vacancies and some 89% of care […]

FRESH OLIVE BEGINNINGS AT COMRIE!

International hospitality and events firm, Entier, provides quality food services across the world. Closer to home, the business has a production kitchen in Comrie, as well as operations at Glenturret Distillery in Crieff. The business is committed to investing in its people and has a particular focus on recruiting and developing the young workforce through […]