Weekly Roundup

Weekly Roundup – Week 25


Weekly Roundup – Week 25

Are Mental Health issues underdiagnosed in society which impact the workplace?

Mental health is core to everything we do at work. Protecting it will take all of us, so no matter what level you are in your company, if you’re passionate about mental health, be persistent… continue reading

St Stephen’s Catholic Primary School – Careers Week

Our trainers Luke and Genine were in attendance at St Stephen’s Catholic Primary School’s careers week event last week.

They spoke about their roles, day to day activities and spoke about their responsibilities as First Aiders.

We received the feedback below from the Headteacher at the School:

I am writing to thank you for taking part and supporting our school. The children had a fantastic week learning about a day in the life of various jobs and becoming inspired by their future prospects.  

We understand that your time is valuable, and we really appreciate the effort you have put in to accommodate us and make a difference to our school.  

Once again, please accept our sincere gratitude on behalf of the whole school and we look forward to meeting with you again at our next careers event.


Maintenance Engineer – Newton Aycliffe

Senior Automation Engineer – Newton Aycliffe

Automower Technician – Newton Aycliffe

Maintenance Support Technician – Newton Aycliffe



FLT Counterbalance Driver – Stanley

Dresser – Ferryhill

CNC Operator – Ferryhill

Senior Production Operative – Seaham



Production Operative – Newcastle


Two thirds of organisations report ‘worrying’ skills shortages, research finds

Skills gaps remain “stubbornly high” with nearly two thirds of organisations facing skills shortages, research has revealed.

According to The Open University’s annual Business Barometer report, conducted in partnership with the British Chambers of Commerce, three in five (62 per cent) UK organisations continue to report “worrying” skills shortages… continue reading

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