National living wage – £9.50
21 to 22 Year old – £9.18
18 to 20 years old- £6.83
16 to 17 years old £4.81
Apprentice rate – £4.81
We have been overwhelmed by the generosity of the local community and our clients for the support they have given us. Our shipment is on its way and we have been busy sorting and packing again today. We are only receiving medicines, toiletries, Bandages, Ladies’ underwear, Children’s underwear, Toys, Batteries, Thank you once again Di & Team.
We are supporting Ukraine so if you would like to donate that would be fantastic, already our customers have supported us with storage and transport. As well as Supplies.. keep up the good work.
The UK employment rate increased by 0.2% in the quarter to 75.5%. The number of part-time workers decreased strongly during the pandemic but has been increasing from April to June 2021, driving the increase in employment during the latest three-month period.
Anti-Slavery Day, 18th October, provides an opportunity to raise awareness of human trafficking and modern slavery, and encourage government, local authorities, companies, charities and individuals to do what they can to address the problem. It was created by the Anti-Slavery Day Act, a Private Members Bill introduced Anthony Steen CBE, now Chair of the Human Trafficking Foundation.
Each year more and more charities, individuals, local authorities and police forces take action to mark Anti-Slavery Day.
The Human Trafficking Foundation hosts Anti-Slavery Day Awards to recognise journalists, filmmakers and broadcasters who have exposed issues of modern slavery, and to celebrate organisations and individuals who have made an outstanding contribution to the fight against modern slavery. Find out more by visiting humantraffickingfoundation.org
Direct Response are EXCITED to announce that we are launching a new video recruitment software service as part of our commitment to providing the best recruitment solutions for our candidates and clients.
☑️ Personalised and Engaging job adverts through video.
☑️ Personable Touch – CVs are great for listing a candidate’s skill set and experience but sometimes its more about the person than what’s written on paper which is why our Video CV tool is a great way for clients to really get to know candidates better.
☑️ Live 2-way interviews – We can record 2 way interviews with candidates which we can record, save and clients can view.
☑️ Solo, One-Way Interviews – Solos are a great way to get to know the candidates in the first initial stages of your recruitment process. Clients will be able to add questions to a pre-recorded first stage interview that candidates can complete in their own time which is then submitted back to the client.
☑️ Boosting your company brand.
Want to find out more then give us a call on 01225 776500.
Direct Response have some exciting news…. We are going paperless!
Here at Direct response, we want to ensure we are keeping ahead with technology and also supporting the environment by reducing are paper usage. We want to ensure our candidates also have a smooth and easy registration process which is why we are launching a new online registration form.
You will be able to access the registration form from either your laptop, tablet or phone and will electronically complete and fill in our registration form for both temporary and permanent work.
As a responsible recruiter we would still require you to meet with us face to face to check right to work documents, however with our new registration process we will ensure a quick and easy process.
If you are actively looking for work and would like to register, then please give us a call and we would be delighted to assist you in your job hunt!