Skip to the content

Latest News

How to handle tough interview questions

How to handle tough interview questions – five top tips

No matter how well you prepare for a job interview, or how confident you are in your CV and application, the chances are you’ll face tough questions that you may struggle to answer.

National Apprenticeship Week 2021

What types of apprenticeships are there? Your ultimate guide to apprenticeship levels in England

If you’ve been looking at apprenticeship vacancies, you’ll have seen phrases such as ‘higher apprenticeship’ or ‘level 2 apprenticeship’ and you might be wondering what these all mean. The National Careers Service explains all!

Engineer Showing Apprentice How To Use CNC Tool Making Machine

Applying for an apprenticeship - five top tips for a successful application

Applying for an apprenticeship can be a daunting task - but with these top tips from the National Careers Service you can maximise your chances of landing an opportunity. 

Diary open on a desk next to a phone and cup of coffee

Is an apprenticeship right for me? Lizzie's story

Lizzie made a career change from hospitality to business admin through an apprenticeship. Read about her experiences here. 

University or an apprenticeship? Morgan’s Story

Making the choice between university or an apprenticeship isn't easy - Morgan shares his thoughts on why an apprenticeship was the right path for him. 

Hundreds of new jobs for North West as car repair firm HB Accident Repair Network opens large Manchester site

HB Accident Repair Network has been incorporated by three former directors of fellow repair firm Howard Basford.

Digital skills festival

Hundreds of jobs on offer at Digital Skills Festival

The UK's largest digital skills careers fair is to return to Manchester this year. It is estimated that one in 10 job vacancies are currently in tech.

Opportunities available at Greater Manchester vaccination centres

Recruitment for the COVID-19 vaccination service has begun, including roles for registered nurses and healthcare assistants. 

New Opportunities in Care as new care home opens in Cheadle

New Care has opened the doors to Cheadle Manor, its latest state-of-the-art care facility located on Stockport Road in Cheadle.

Drive-in theatre set to open at Trafford Centre next year, creating 1,000 jobs

The DriveINSIDE Theatre, created by Beyond Theatre, has a venue capacity of 800, it said, with each vehicle having a dedicated parking space under a 68,000 square foot marquee.