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£1m hub to create more construction jobs opens in Nottingham

£1m hub to create more construction jobs opens in Nottingham

A project aimed at getting more people into construction training and jobs in Nottingham has launched today. Last year the Government awarded £1million in funding to partners in Nottingham to launch construction academies with Nottingham College. Partners from Nottingham College, Nottingham City Council, Nottingham City Homes, Nottingham Jobs, Nottingham Futures, Wates Construction and the Woodhead […]

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Landmark decision for Nottingham as plans to transform Island Site approved

Landmark decision for Nottingham as plans to transform Island Site approved

Nottingham is on the cusp of creating “possibly the biggest regeneration scheme in the UK” as outline plans to transform the high-profile 40-acre former Boots Island site have been approved today (17 April) by Nottingham City Council’s planning committee. Conygar Investment Company PLC intends to transform the site, which has laid derelict for many years, […]

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Funding for Nottingham Jobs to reduce unemployment and improve skills.

Funding for Nottingham Jobs to reduce unemployment and improve skills.

Nottingham City Council’s unique employment and skills service Nottingham Jobs has been awarded over £4 million to support unemployed people of all ages and to help local businesses increase the skills of their employees with in-work training. The funding which comes from the European Social Fund, will enable the council to sustain its community-focussed activity […]

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Nottingham submits ‘bold and ambitious’ bid for Channel 4 national HQ and regional hubs

Nottingham submits ‘bold and ambitious’ bid for Channel 4 national HQ and regional hubs

A bold and ambitious bid to be the home of a national HQ or regional hub for Channel 4 has been submitted by Nottingham. City leaders believe that attracting the national broadcaster to the city would have a transformational effect on the creative economy and offer life changing opportunities for the city’s under 25s and […]

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Businesses pledge to help young people develop their digital skills

Businesses pledge to help young people develop their digital skills

Nottingham College’s prestigious Adams Brasserie played host this week to Nottingham’s first Digital Skills Summit. The event was attended by over 50 delegates from local digital businesses, including UNiDAYS, the University of Nottingham, Nottingham Trent University, and Nottingham City Council. Organised by Nottingham College, the event was staffed by students at the college and opened […]

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Looking for work, training or apprenticeships? Bulwell’s the place to be!

Looking for work, training or apprenticeships? Bulwell’s the place to be!

March arrives, bringing us closer to spring. It’s also a time when many employers prepare their new year’s budgets ready to recruit ahead of national activity taking place for National Careers and National Apprenticeship Weeks. March also sees Rebalancing the Outer Estates Foundation and Nottingham City Council join forces with local employment and training specialists […]

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