Blog - November 2020

  • Why we love The Springboard Charity!

    Posted on Monday, November 23, 2020 by XpressjobsNo comments

    The Springboard Charity helps people of all ages and backgrounds improve their career prospects within the hospitality, leisure, and tourism industry, with the view to reduce unemployment and poverty across the UK. They offer various education programmes which help to broaden professional skills as well as providing tailored aftercare. They also provide work placements and careers guidance which ...

  • Springboard to 2022: the industry solution to futureproofing hospitality’s talent pipeline

    Posted on Monday, November 16, 2020 by Ivan MackenzieNo comments

    Springboard to 2022 is the hospitality industry’s solution to the government’s plan for jobs strategy, aiming to get 10,000 young people trained up and ready for work, pipelining them into the right roles at the right time over the next 18 months. Springboard to 2022 has the backing of the Department of Work and Pensions, UK Hospitality, BII, BBPA, Skills Development Scotland and the Institute of ...

  • Extension to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

    Posted on Wednesday, November 11, 2020 by Ivan MackenzieNo comments

    The new Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) guidance is now available on GOV‌.UK. To check if you’re eligible and to get ready to claim from this week, go to GOV‌.UK and search 'Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme'. You’ll be able to apply for CJRS online from Wednesday‌‌‌ ‌11‌‌‌‌‌‌‌ ‌November – for periods from 1 ‌November. You will need to submit any claims for November by 14‌‌ ‌December. ...