Thursday, July 16, 2020

BT to announce thousands of job cuts next week

BT is set to reveal plans to cut thousands of job next Thursday to try and save £500million over the next three years. The...

One in six Brits are in danger of losing their jobs due to coronavirus...

ONE in six Brits is in ­danger of losing their job because of coronavirus, a report claims. It suggests 5.6million of the 32million workforce...

Bloke who set up posh pork scratching business for a £500 bet now makes...

A self-confessed meat lover who launched his posh pork scratchings brand on the back of a bet has now turned it into a...

Jobseeker left outraged after receiving crude email from potential employer calling her a ‘chav’

A JOB applicant was branded “chavvy” but “would probably lift spirits in the packing room” in an email mistakenly sent to her by...

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...

Npower ‘to cut 4,500 UK jobs’ as part of restructuring plan to make it...

ENERGY giant Npower is to axe 4,500 jobs in the run-up to Christmas. The move comes as part of plans to restructure the company...

Best websites to look for a new job – and how to make sure...

IF a career change or bagging a new role is top of your to-do list for 2020, we’ve rounded up the best ways...

Self-employed workers are £600 worse off a year under Universal Credit, Citizens Advice claims

UNIVERSAL Credit could leave self-employed workers worse-off to the tune of £630 a year, a charity has warned. Two major new reports by Citizens Advice...

2 million workers to get pay rise from today as National Living Wage rises

AROUND 2million workers across the UK will see their wages rise today (April 1), which also marks 20 years since the National Minimum...

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...

Recruitment experts reveal how to get a pay rise in 2019

THE new year is often the time to turn a new leaf, so we've asked three recruitment experts for their top tips on...

Bargain Booze and Wine Rack owner Conviviality collapses into administration putting 2,000 jobs at...

THE owners of British off-licence chains Bargain Booze and Wine Rack has fallen into administration, putting more than 2,500 jobs at risk. Conviviality -...

How does your weekly salary compare to other people across the UK?

IT doesn't matter what profession you're in, wages for the job you do can vary massively across the UK. From builders to hairdressers, to...

BA to press ahead with cutting 12,000 jobs despite extension to furlough scheme to...

BRITISH Airways is still planning to cut up to 12,000 jobs despite the government’s extension of the furlough scheme, which is helping it...

Store cashiers set to be replaced by robot checkouts due to minimum wage increase,...

STORE cashiers could be increasingly replaced by robot checkouts as a result of minimum wage rises, an economic think tank has warned. The Institute...

Well-groomed men are fuelling barber shop boom — but we’re short of barbers

LOOKING for a job that’s a cut above? How about barbering? Fellas obsessed with grooming are fuelling a boom in barber shops. Wayne Perry -...

Poundworld has started closing down sales as the search for a buyer continues

POUNDWORLD has slashed prices by up to 50 per cent in a closing down sale even though the retailer is still looking for...

Shops suffer worst Christmas since the financial crisis a decade ago

LAST year was the worst Christmas for retailers since the financial crisis in 2008, new figures have revealed. Many shops cut prices in December...

Mothercare to shut 50 stores as part of a restructuring plan – and hundreds...

MOTHERCARE will close 50 stores in a bid to save the struggling firm - putting hundreds of jobs at risk. The high street chain...

Co-op staff fear being attacked at work as they accuse supermarket of ignoring safety...

THOUSANDS of Co-op workers are calling for an end to one-on-one shifts that leave staff to deal with drunk customers, shoplifters and armed...

Mothercare staff blast ‘long hours, bad pay and few breaks’ – but there is...

STAFF at Mothercare claim they work in a pressurised environment with long hours and a work load so high it feels like they...

Get a job at the world’s biggest Primark ahead of April opening – and...

THE world’s biggest Primark store is about to open in Birmingham with five floors, three restaurants and a beauty studio for shoppers. The store...

The 239 companies named and shamed for not paying minimum wage, including Odeon, Home...

ODEON, Home Bargains and Card Factory are among the companies "named and shamed" by the Government for failing to pay the legal minimum...

One in eight adults will be jobless by Christmas, dire forecast warns

ONE in eight adults are forecast to be unemployed by Christmas, according to alarming forecasts by the Government’s spending watchdog. The bleak assessment by...

The UK economy is in good shape — contrary to what we’re told on...

THOUGHT you might like a bit of good news this week. The kind of good news which, mysteriously, is rarely reported on your...

Writer reveals she’s had 16 jobs in 14 years and built up skills from...

MILLENNIALS get a bad rap. What’s wrong with avocado and yoga? Unlike their lucky parents — many of whom could count on a steady...

Tips on how to apply for ‘jobs with a purpose’ as Brits search for...

AS millions of us graft in new ways, a radical trend is emerging. Searches for “jobs with a purpose” have soared as more of...