Spotlight on the Retail Industry
6th May 2021
Spotlight on the Retail Industry: How the increase in demand for retail jobs continues with the UK transitioning to a new normal. The number of retail jobs in the UK dropped by 67,000 in the last three months of 2020 during the second wave of the pandemic. That brought the count...
Harnessing the power of transferable skills
30th April 2021
The Covid-19 pandemic has had a significant impact on how we work and in some cases what we call a career. Since March 2020, the UK claimant count has increased by almost 1.5 million â€“ with almost three million claimants nationally. With UK unemployment rising to 5.1%, itâ€...
South Yorkshire Employers invited to exhibit for free at virtual careers fair
13th April 2021
Last month, we joined forces with The Department for Work & Pensions (DWP) to host the West Yorkshire Virtual Careers Fair, which attracted over 800 ready-for-work candidates. The event was organised to support people in the region who have found themselves recently out of...
Our cost-free recruitment service sparks success
24th March 2021
By identifying, hiring and onboarding the right talent for each company, Reed in Partnershipâ€™s WHP JETS team has had over 3,000 job starts in the first six months alone. The team has supported numerous businesses to grow or diversify through the provision of skilled individ...
First virtual jobs fair attended by 800 jobseekers
2nd February 2021
Since October 2020, Reed in Partnership and the Department for Work and Pensions have been playing a vital role in aiding the North Eastâ€™s economic recovery from the Coronavirus pandemic by implementing the new Work and Health Programmeâ€™s Job Entry: Targeted Support (JETS) se...
Regroup: The Benefits of Collaboration
28th January 2021
Collaboration is one of the most important facets of the WHP JETS scheme. It allows businesses to find people who are a great fit for their teams, allows candidates to land great roles and has countless benefits for everyone involved. However, we understand that collaboration is ...
Your WHP JETS scheme questions answered
27th January 2021
We caught up with Nicola Whelan, head of delivery support at Reed in Partnership, about the brand-new â€˜Work and Health Programme: Job Entry Targeted Supportâ€™ (WHP JETS) scheme and how it is supporting local people into local jobs via a new recruitment and training service, wh...
Bridging The Gap: What does work ready really mean?
30th November 2020
The Covid-19 pandemic has seen UK unemployment surge, with high numbers of skilled workers finding themselves without jobs in an increasingly competitive market. Reed in Partnership is delivering the â€˜Work and Health Programme: Job Entry Targeted Supportâ€™ (WHP JETS) and is wo...
Narrative appointed to help mobilise 50,000 unemployed into jobs
26th October 2020
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) recently announced an extension of the Work and Health Programme service, called the Job Entry: Target Support (JETS) element, which will support those who have found themselves out of work due to Covid-19. Reed in Partnership, which de...