Job Box news

Telford & Wrekin Council launch their Business School Connector Portal

Telford & Wrekin Council launch their Business School Connector Portal

A portal to support businesses and schools to connect to help develop the work force of tomorrow.

Job box Apprenticeship Grant Help a Magic Dozen

Job box Apprenticeship Grant Help a Magic Dozen

Twelve businesses have been able to offer apprenticeships to young people thanks to grants from Telford & Wrekin Councils Job Box

Job Box offers advice for A level students on results’ day

Telford & Wrekin Council’s Job Box is on hand to help students on their next steps when they get their A level results tomorrow

Youth unemployment halved in Telford and Wrekin

Youth unemployment in Telford and Wrekin has halved in the last 12 months between April 2014 and March 2015, according to figures released today by the Office for National Statistics.

Steep decrease in Job Seekers Allowance (JSA) figures

The latest monthly unemployment figures show a steeper decrease in those claiming JSA in Telford and Wrekin than regionally or nationally.

Telford and Wrekin youth unemployment fall outstrips region threefold

The reduction in youth unemployment in Telford and Wrekin is three times greater than that seen in the West Midlands, latest figures show.

Entrepreneurial futures for Telford's young people

Young Telford, the only programme of its kind in the UK is providing local young people with the chance to become fledgling entrepreneurs and ‘Make Their Own Jobs’.

Thousands attend Job Box events

Telford & Wrekin Council’s Job Box welcomed over 4,000 local people to their jobs fair and skills festival this week.

Two weeks to go until the Job Box skills festival

Telford & Wrekin Council’s Job Box service is counting down to its first Partnership for Careers skills festival in two weeks’ time, on Thursday 19 March 2015.

A month to go until Telford's biggest jobs fair

Telford and Wrekin’s Partnership for Jobs fair will return to The International Centre in exactly one month’s time on Wednesday 18 March 2015.

Jobs Fair set to return to Telford and Wrekin

Telford & Wrekin Council has announced that it will host its second Partnership for Jobs Fair on Wednesday 18 March 2015, followed by a Partnership for Careers event on Thursday 19 March 2015, at The

Youth unemployment more than halved in a year in Telford and Wrekin

Youth unemployment in Telford and Wrekin has more than halved in the twelve months to September 2014.

Youth unemployment down by more than a third in 12 months

Unemployment figures show that the number of people claiming Job Seekers Allowance (JSA) in Telford and Wrekin has fallen by more than 37 per cent over the past 12 months.

Council calls on Government to match fund youth unemployment work

Telford & Wrekin Council and its partners have called on the Government to match their investment of £1.3 million to help tackle youth unemployment in the borough.

Massive reduction in youth unemployment in Telford and Wrekin

Youth unemployment in Telford and Wrekin has fallen by more than 2,000, from July 2013 to June 2014.

According to figures published by the Office of National Statistics, the number of 16-24 year olds