According to the most recent ONS release, unemployment in the UK fell by 35,000 in February! Check out this very informative graphic from the BBC to see how your area fares. The drop in employment means that companies are hiring and people are getting back to work. As always, see below for the companies we are showcasing this month.
Formed in 2002, Tragus is one of the UK’s largest independently owned restaurant operators with over 285 sites across the country serving over 21 million meals a year. The portfolio of leading brands are operated as four divisions — Café Rouge, Strada, Bella Italia, and the Brasseries — with offerings ranging from pizza and pasta to French classics.
Available positions: Tragus is hiring Head Chefs, Sous Chefs, Assistant Managers and Managers for their four divisions across the UK.
H&M today operates in 38 countries and sells clothes and cosmetics in around 2,200 stores around the world. About 76,000 employees worldwide work for the Swedish company.
Available positions: H&M is hiring store and floor managers, visual merchandisers and sales advisors across various locations in the UK.
Bupa Care Homes
Bupa Care Homes is part of Bupa, a leading international healthcare group. Bupa has over 300 care homes in the UK, offering expert residential, respite and nursing care, and specialist homes in dementia and other conditions.
Available positions: Bupa offers jobs for managers, carers, nurses and support workers in different care homes throughout the UK.
Rackspace Hosting is the World’s leader in Hosting and Cloud Computing. Since 2001 Rackspace has been hosting and supporting mission critical websites, internet applications, email servers, security and storage services for 6,000 customers.
Available positions: Rackspace is hiring mostly in London in the areas of IT, Sales, HR, Finance or Tech Support.
The Betfair group of companies (‘Betfair’) offers a global portfolio of gambling products and services. This includes the world’s leading betting exchange (a concept pioneered by Betfair), which is provided in the UK.
Available positions: Betfair is hiring in the areas corporate, marketing, products and services, technology and they seek talented graduates for their graduate programme.
Oracle provides business software and hardware systems to more than 370,000 customers — including 100 of the Fortune 100 — in more than 145 countries around the globe. Oracle’s 110,000 global employees, including 30,000 developers working full-time on Oracle products, are critical to that success.
Available positions: Oracle recruiters are always searching for employees with an entrepreneurial spirit as well as top university graduates, bringing ideas and motivation to the business.