Businesses can reach the widest number of potential recruits and access bespoke free recruitment advice and support, including for apprenticeships, by contacting the Council's Employment and Skills Team. Whether your business needs a single new recruit or wants to work on a major recruitment exercise the team can provide support.
Retailer Evans, based in Vicarage Field Shopping Centre, wanted helped to recruit a single new retail assistant. Jan Smith, Manager commented: “We were really pleased with the service we received from Barking Job Shop. You took away the pressure and hard work and delivered a helpful service and communicated with us every step of the way. We asked and you delivered.”
In October 2012 the team worked to support the opening of a new Premier Inn and Brewers Fayre in Dagenham, leading to almost 60 job offers for borough residents. The employer was supported to hold information sessions, assessment days and interviews in the borough's Barking Learning Centre. Joe McDiarmid, General Manager for Whitbread commented: “Overall we were extremely impressed with the smooth recruitment process, calibre of candidates and the venue.”
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