On Tuesday 5th March 2019, the Croydon Works Partnership hosted #ChooseDayTuesday in celebration of National Apprenticeship Week. National Apprenticeship Week is coordinated by the National Apprenticeship Service to celebrate apprenticeships and the positive impact they have on individuals, businesses and the wider economy, and this year we were thrilled to be a part of it.
Croydon Works in collaboration with Croydon College and Job Centre Plus will be hosting a series of event on Tuesday 4th March 2019 to celebrate national apprenticeship week called "Chooseday Tuesday". The days events will be hosted at Croydon College and is targeted at businesses, would be apprentices as well as parents and guardians who want to know more, the day will be broken up in to 3 parts
In response to growing demand from local care providers for suitable staff Croydon Works and CALAT held a recruitment fair for those interested in a career within the care sector.
It was a proud moment for Croydon Works last night as Peter Wallace - Senior Construction Pathways Officer, scooped up the prestigious "Employee of the Year" award at Croydon Councils staff awards.
Strong Recruitment Group has partnered up with StingABC an Amateur Boxing Club in Croydon to run an open day on the 5th of October. Strong Group aim to work with young people within the Croydon borough aged 18 and over and encourage them to get into employment.
Croydon Works is collaborating with Resourcing Hub to promote IT vacancies at the Council, with an innovative approach to recruitment and keen to support the local community in the process, Resourcing Hub is the go to place for IT careers at Croydon Council
Since launching in July 2016, jobs brokerage service Croydon Works has been engaging with local employers and residents, providing employability support and a free to use recruitment service. Find out how the service helped local resident Hazel back into employment.
Job hunters seeking employment advice will now be able to drop in to Croydon Works’ new office for support and guidance.
Having being operational for just over a year now, here is a short video outlining key milestones for the service including testimonials from employers and residents we have helped
Local businesses, employees and apprentices come together to celebrate the successful first year of Croydon Works.