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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.

Employment advice available for all GM workers

Employment lawyers to provide free advice to GM workers hit hardest by the pandemic

The Growth Company has partnered with Citizens Advice Manchester and a network of experienced legal firms to ensure that Greater Manchester’s workers who have been hit hardest by the pandemic can access free legal advice.

Northcoders launches deferred payment scheme for all and a new gender diversity fund

Northcoders - the coding school for the North – is launching a brand-new Study Now, Pay Later scheme for those who want to change career and take its 13-week Coding Bootcamp course. The initiative is the organisation’s latest effort to make careers in tech more accessible for all.

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'British answer to Amazon' Onbuy to open Manchester office creating over 100 jobs

Onbuy claims to be the world's fastest growing marketplace and a British "ethical alternative" to Amazon. They have now announced plans to open an office in Manchester as part of a £10m investment, creating over 100 jobs.

Aspire Recruitment looking for 129 temporary staff for Covid-19 testing roles

Aspire Recruitment, part of the Growth Company, is looking to recruit 129 temporary workers to assist with the administration and processing of Covid-19 tests for 30,000 students in Manchester.

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Vodafone offers unlimited voice and data plan to job seekers for £10 a month

Vodafone has launched a new plan to help people who have become unemployed as a result of the coronavirus pandemic to stay connected.