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Web Developer Vacancy

2018-02-22T19:02:28+00:00 22nd February, 2018|Categories: All News|

Web developer required with qualified experience developing for LAMP environments (Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP). This position offers the right candidate a unique opportunity to join one of the West Country’s leading publishers with over 50 years of growth in the publishing and digital media industries. The role is perfect for a hard working, [...]

Thames Water Engineering Apprenticeships

2018-02-20T08:45:19+00:00 21st February, 2018|Categories: All News|

Thames Water have various apprenticeships available in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering. To be a great apprentice you will: •Be motivated and committed; a dedicated team player with a genuine desire to learn •Be self-motived, able to develop yourself and take ownership of your career. •Have clear passion and drive to be someone who influences [...]

Join the teams helping patients home after hospital

2018-02-19T15:46:11+00:00 20th February, 2018|Categories: All News|

Taking place on Saturday 24th February from 10.00am to 14.00pm at the Swindon Intermediate Care Centre (SwICC), which is located directly opposite the Great Western Hospital, a recruitment event is being held for band 5 Staff Nurses interested in joining this unique area of the NHS. Now under the management of GWH this is [...]

SWLEP partners SupplyTrain CIC for Apprenticeship Awareness Campaign

2018-02-19T09:27:45+00:00 19th February, 2018|Categories: All News|

The Swindon & Wiltshire Local Enterprise Partnership (SWLEP) has commissioned apprenticeship experts, SupplyTrain CIC, to devise a research and marketing campaign aimed at increasing awareness of apprenticeship opportunities in Swindon & Wiltshire. Running over several months, the project firstly aims to gather insight into employers’ perceptions of apprenticeships - what they know, what would [...]

The Year of Engineering – Analyst Programmer Case Study

2018-02-19T10:30:44+00:00 19th February, 2018|Categories: All News|

Eleanor Martin and Stephanie Gill are Analyst Programmers at Wiltshire Council, both had different journeys into their roles. They are part of the 26% of female engineers Wiltshire Council employs, this is much higher than the national 8%. Eleanor joined the team in May 2012 having previously worked as a software developer in the [...]

Drivers for Change – Applications Open

2018-02-15T14:59:10+00:00 15th February, 2018|Categories: All News|

Drivers For Change are looking for 100 creative and/or entrepreneurial young people to take part in the first ever Drivers for Change journey in June 2018. Applicants should be ideally 18-26 years old this June, hungry to learn and motivated to create change. The 11-day journey will visit towns and cities in England, Scotland [...]

Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl) launches 2018 apprenticeship recruitment campaign

2018-02-12T14:45:28+00:00 13th February, 2018|Categories: All News|

Following on from last year, Dstl has continued to expand its apprenticeship scheme, this year offering opportunities for 18 year olds and beyond. This includes the chance to gain a degree and other qualifications while in employment, with a competitive salary and 25 days paid annual leave. Jade Ward, Dstl’s Apprenticeship Adviser said: “Dstl [...]

The Year of Engineering – Civil Engineer Case Study

2018-02-12T14:54:31+00:00 12th February, 2018|Categories: All News|

Chris Clark, Civil Engineer - Area Manager – Local Roads – Central from Wiltshire Council. We asked Chris about his background and how he got to where he is now. “I have worked in the industry since 1988, this covers time at Wiltshire Council, Parkman and time at Ringway. I most recently came back [...]

Learndirect Swindon – Over 50’s Courses

2018-02-08T10:39:42+00:00 9th February, 2018|Categories: All News|

February Personal & Social Skills (C&G Level 1) 4 days 5th - 8th February Business Administration (Pearson Level 1) 10 days 12th - 23rd February Preparing to Work in the Digital World 4 days (IT basics/refresher course) 26th February - 1st March March Customer Service (C&G Entry Level 3) 4 days 5th - 8th [...]