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World Autism Awareness Week
As part of World Autism Awareness week, we would like to share a case study from a previous Project SEARCH intern, Yiorgos Perris.
National Living Wage Increase
The government’s National Living Wage(this will open in a new window) (NLW) has risen from £7.83 to £8.21 for workers over 25.
You must be at least aged 25 to get the National Living Wage - the minimum wage will still apply for workers aged 24 and under.
North Bridge refurbishment offers opportunities for prison leavers
Balfour Beatty was appointed the lead contractor in Summer 2018 with work starting shortly afterwards. Through partnership work, Balfour Beatty offered a programme of work experience to people with convictions.
REHIS Elementary Food Hygiene Course
A one day course (minimum of 6 hrs teaching) for anyone working in catering or the provision of meals. The course outlines good practice for food handlers to implement in the work place.
Bupa - Care Assistants (Braid Hills Care Home)
Bupa's service offer at their Braid Hills Care Home has expanded over the last year. They are looking to increase their team to 20 additional Care Assistants to support their service offer. Closing date: ongoing recruitment.
Permanent (flexible hours to suit candidates)
No closing date
Skipeez - General Labourer (Construction Waste)
Skipeez are recruiting for General Labourers to support their Construction Waste Contract at Edinburgh St James. Ongoing recruitment.
No closing date
CashBack to the Future: Free arts workshops at the National Museum of Scotland
Free workshops will take place Tuesdays - Fridays from July 2nd until July 26th 2019.
Skills Development Scotland - Employer Support Funding
Skills Development Scotland is the National Skills Agency for Scotland. As part of their offer they facilitate a number of funds to support Employers develop their workforce.
Edinburgh College - Flexible Workforce Development Fund
Are you an Apprenticeship Levy Payer? You may be eligible for up to £15,000 from the Flexible Workforce Development Fund managed by Edinburgh College.
Universities of Edinburgh - Santander Internship Funding
The Edinburgh Universities (University of Edinburgh, Napier, Heriot-Watt and Queen Margaret) facilitate the Santander Internship Funding.