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Skills, Apprenticeships & Careers: The latest vacancies and opportunities across Gloucestershire Image

Skills, Apprenticeships & Careers: The latest vacancies and opportunities across Gloucestershire

There has never been a more challenging time to find a new job or get on the career ladder. Whether you are looking for a new role, an apprenticeship or a first job, Punchline is here to help.

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Masters degree will focus on animal welfare and legal system

A new postgraduate degree launched by Hartpury University focusing on animal welfare and the UK legal system will equip graduates with the expertise required for management roles within the animal welfare sector.

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Jobs at BiGDUG

Gloucester-based BiGDUG has a number of vacancies available for the right candidates now.

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Postgraduate open day

Bookings are now open for Hartpury University’s next postgraduate open day in July.

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Support for NQTs

A Gloucestershire business is offering free support to newly qualified teachers (NQTs) and those currently completing their teaching practice.

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Evening courses are back at Gloucestershire College

Evening courses for adults have restarted at Gloucestershire College, following the easing of lockdown restrictions.

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Leadership support service for nurses

A charity set up to support nurses is offering a safe and confidential space for nurses and midwives of all levels to decompress.

RAU 175 Alumni Lectures: The agri-food industry Image

RAU 175 Alumni Lectures: The agri-food industry

Cirencester’s Royal Agricultural University (RAU) is inviting students, staff, alumni, friends and well-wishers to its latest online lecture tomorrow (13th April).

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New Cheltenham youth work provider wanted to benefit young people

Up to £60k has been made available to commission a borough-wide youth work programme in Cheltenham for 12 months, starting this summer.

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Information session for health care apprenticeship

An apprenticeship information session is taking place soon for those interested in health care.

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Davies and Partners to host Essential Employment Law Update Seminar

Following what has been an extremely difficult year for many businesses, Davies and Partners specialist employment law team are holding an Essential Employment Law Update Seminar.

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Employers committed to supporting disabled workers

More than 2,200 employers in the South West have signed up to the Government’s flagship Disability Confident scheme to-date, showing their commitment to supporting disabled people in the workplace.

Unions hit out at 'miserly' 50p increase in Statutory Sick Pay Image

Unions hit out at 'miserly' 50p increase in Statutory Sick Pay

A 50p-per-week increase in Statutory Sick Pay (SSP) has been criticised by unions as "miserly".

Hartpury achieves top ranking in Research England evaluation Image

Hartpury achieves top ranking in Research England evaluation

Hartpury University has been ranked in the top 10% of universities in relation to the positive impact its specialist research and wide-ranging partnerships have on the local region.  

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Sustainability: University driving change through rethink of curriculum

The University of Gloucestershire is pioneering an innovative approach that will create a new generation of professionals equipped to tackle sustainability.

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FSB Small Business School virtual sessions

The Federation of Small Business (FSB) is running two online workshops for small businesses in April, in conjunction with University of West of England (UWE).

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Hartpury hedgehog expert featured on The One Show

Hartpury’s resident hedgehog expert Lucy Bearman-Brown shared her specialist knowledge with millions of TV viewers this week in a feature for the BBC’s The One Show.

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Games Careers Week – How to become a computer games developer

It’s a dream career for many young people, but how do you become a computer games developer?

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New industry-driven architecture, construction and environment courses

The University of Gloucestershire has launched a new set of BA/BSc undergraduate and MA/MSc postgraduate courses to train future professionals in architecture, construction and the environment.

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Gloucestershire College virtual open event

Gloucestershire College is holding a virtual open event on 26th to 28th April for students thinking of joining the college in September.

Hartpury develops ground breaking degree with British Racing School Image

Hartpury develops ground breaking degree with British Racing School

Hartpury University has teamed up with the British Racing School to develop the first degree of its kind to help staff working within UK horseracing enhance their career opportunities within the industry.

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Cheltenham company supports student in need

During the pandemic, students are having to overcome different and greater hardship and financial difficulties.

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Art as a prescription

The University of Gloucestershire has been working with specialist creative health charity, Artlift, to develop the largest dataset of arts on prescription participants in the world.

Former Argos store will support job search Image

Former Argos store will support job search

Gloucester’s former Argos store on Eastgate Street will be one of 80 temporary new Jobcentres nationally.

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Equine students receive guidance on achieving success in sport and business

Hartpury University graduate and international eventer gave an inspiring presentation to Equine Academy students about how they can achieve their goals and ambitions in sport and business.

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College leading the way out of digital skills shortage ‘disaster’

Gloucestershire College is bucking the trend, following a report that the UK could face a “catastrophic gap” in digital skills.

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Video production company trains up five new staff with Kickstart Scheme

Five local young people are starting work in the media, thanks to Gloucester-based Dashing Bear Productions and the government’s Kickstart Scheme.

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Business leaders urge PM to tackle growing disability employment gap

Business leaders have backed a call for the prime minister to deliver on his promise of a truly transformative National Strategy for Disabled People.

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Find the right job to suit you with Career Coach

Career Coach with GFirst LEP will help you find out which jobs and careers suit you.

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Language, ecology and the stories we live by

A University of Gloucestershire professor is at the forefront of a fascinating field of language research − ecolinguistics (also known as ecological linguistics).

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UK heading for digital skills disaster

The UK is heading towards a huge shortage in digital skills, according to a think tank.

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Careers at Five Valleys Shopping Centre

There are lots of new jobs available at Five Valleys Shopping Centre in Stroud.

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Volunteer to make a world of difference at Slimbridge

WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre is looking to recruit volunteers to help support its visitor experience team.

University sports courses endorsed by professional development body Image

University sports courses endorsed by professional development body

Two sport coaching courses at the University of Gloucestershire have been endorsed by the Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity (CIMSPA).

Cirencester College: Choice of open days Image

Cirencester College: Choice of open days

Cirencester College’s next open day will take place in April – and students can choose whether to visit the college in person or opt for a virtual event.

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Real life open day at Hartpury

After a year of doing pretty much everything virtually, Hartpury University hopes to hold a real life undergraduate open day in June.

Gloucestershire College: T Level applications open now Image

Gloucestershire College: T Level applications open now

A Levels not for you? Applications are now open for Gloucestershire College’s T Levels for September 2021.

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Gloucestershire College: Free courses for adults coming soon!

Adults looking for a new career can change the course of their future with a free course from Gloucestershire College.

Scale Up 4 Growth online employer event Image

Scale Up 4 Growth online employer event

Business owners can find out how to access up to £40,000 worth of grants through Scale Up 4 Growth at an online event, hosted by Gloucestershire College later this month.

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Healthcare Science Week online event

Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Trust is holding an online event tomorrow (Saturday 13th March) focusing on the vital work of healthcare sciences in the Trust.

End of furlough will trigger 275,000 job losses  Image

End of furlough will trigger 275,000 job losses

A total of 274,720 jobs are at risk when the furlough scheme comes to an end, according to new analysis.

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