Thursday, July 16, 2020

Unemployment could TREBLE this year hitting 3million as economy faces worst crash for 300...

UNEMPLOYMENT in the UK could TREBLE this year hitting 3million and GDP could fall by 14.3 per cent, the Office for Budget Responsibility...

Lidl to open 25 new stores across the UK this year creating 1,000 jobs

LIDL is set to open 25 new supermarkets across the UK this year - creating 1,000 new jobs. The supermarket giant has promised to...

Snap up one of 20,000-plus jobs right now with our Sunemployment special

THE full horror of the coronavirus jobs carnage will be revealed by employment figures later this week. But data from the Office for National...

Furlough changes from August 1 explained with employers starting to pay wages

FURLOUGH won't be extended beyond October the government has confirmed this week, but there are big changes to the scheme coming into force...

Start a career in care as 80,000 vacancies open up during the coronavirus pandemic

COULD you care for a career? The pandemic has highlighted the vital contribution made by those who look after the elderly, vulnerable and disabled. 4Caring...

Rishi Sunak’s mini-budget statement was the easy part. The real challenge is in making...

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Six industries that will boom after Covid-19 – and what jobs will be on...

THE UK unemployment rate could hit 11.7 per cent - a level not seen since the 1980s - as a result of the...

Almost half of businesses with furloughed workers expect to cut some staff when scheme...

ALMOST half of businesses with furloughed workers expect to cut some staff when the scheme ends. The coronavirus job retention scheme currently covers 80...

How to get paid up to £50 to taste test food – and you...

FOODIES can get paid up to £50 to taste test food - and some of the trials can be done from home. Before...

Airbus confirms where 1,700 jobs will be cut in the UK

AIRBUS has confirmed where the 1,700 UK job cuts announced this week will fall - and workers in Wales will be hit the...

John Lewis ‘set to close stores and axe jobs and bonuses in battle to...

BOSSES at John Lewis are planning to axe a number of branches, jobs as well as bonuses as it battles to survive. The...

Coronavirus jobs armageddon hits with 12k jobs ‘lost’ in a DAY from businesses including...

THOUSANDS of jobs have been "axed" in the past 24-hours as businesses fight to survive after the coronavirus lockdown. More than 12,000 jobs...

How to calculate part-time furlough pay

FURLOUGHED workers can return part-time from today.  It is up to employers to decide how many hours staff will work - and employees should...

Harveys Furniture staff told company had gone into administration ‘day after returning from furlough’

STUNNED staff at sofa firm Harveys Furniture were brought back from furlough - only to be told the next day the company had...

Can I be furloughed or get sick pay if my area goes back into...

WHILE most of the UK is looking forward to pubs and restaurants reopening on Saturday, Leceister has gone back into lockdown. All non-essential...

Job Centres to reopen this week as appointments and benefit sanctions restart

JOB Centres are to begin reopening this week for face-to-face Universal Credit appointments and assessments - but a ban on benefit sanctions will...

You can now get paid £35-an-hour to watch TV and listen to music

IF you’re loving working from home and are through with offices and commutes, this job could be right up your street.  A company is...

Coronavirus struck as households were still dealing with hangover from last financial crisis following...

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9 things you need to know if you’re at risk of being made redundant...

MILLIONS of workers across the UK are facing redundancy in the wake of the coronavirus crisis as many businesses fight to survive. Shocking...

How to boost your CV as 50 people chase every job in coronavirus-stricken UK...

AS many as 50 people chase every job in coronavirus stricken areas of the UK, so here's how to ensure your CV stands...

These are top 10 words people misspell on their CVs, so how many can...

WHEN applying for jobs the last thing you want is to have a spelling mistake on your CV, but it’s surprisingly common with...

DPD creates 6,000 new UK jobs while B&Q owner Kingfisher plans to take on...

Parcel delivery giant DPD is creating 6,000 new jobs in the UK, while B&Q owner Kingfisher plans to take on up to 1,500...

DPD creates 6,000 new UK jobs while B&Q owner Kingfisher plans to take on...

Parcel delivery giant DPD is creating 6,000 new jobs in the UK, while B&Q owner Kingfisher plans to take on up to 2,000...

50 jobs you can apply for right now – and best websites for finding...

FROM Primark to Tesco, to a career in the care industry, we’ve rounded up 50 jobs that you can apply for right now. It...

Poundstretcher could close 250 shops putting 2,000 jobs at risk

POUNDSTRETCHER could close 250 stores as part of restructuring plans putting 2,000 jobs at risk. The struggling retailer is grappling with landlords to...

Redundancy rights: How much notice must your employer give before making you redundant and...

MILLIONS of Brits face redundancy over the coming months as Government support for businesses designed to help them through lockdown is eased. Currently...

5 new flexible furlough rules including how part-time pay is calculated

FURLOUGH is going to be changing from July 1, including allowing employees back to work part-time. But with changes come a raft of...

The shops that have closed for good during lockdown and won’t be reopening

LOCKDOWN has been a tough time for the high street but for some shops its been harder than others. While thousands of retailers...

British Gas owner Centrica to axe 5,000 jobs due to coronavirus crisis

BRITISH Gas will cut 5,000 jobs due to the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. The company's owner Centrica said the cuts would be made...

Martin Lewis warns ‘redundancy is coming for 100,000s’ of furloughed jobs

HUNDREDS of thousands of workers face redundancy from furloughed jobs, Martin Lewis has warned today. THE MoneySavingExpert.com founder says changes to the furlough...