COVID-19 Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

COVID-19: What is Furloughing? The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme was announced on 20 March 2020 to provide security for employees over the coming months considering the current crisis. The scheme provides a mechanism that allows businesses to retain employees without the need for them to work and for those employees to still receive a minimum…

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Mitten Clarke Charity Football Match

Mitten Clarke Charity Football Match Congratulations to the Appointments Personnel team who are proud to be the winners of the Mitten Clarke Football Match! The event had fantastic support and participation which helped to raise a fantastic £4,000 for Douglas Macmillan Hospice! Thanks to all at Mitten Clarke for the event and for organising a…

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Local Workforce Recruitment Overview

April – June Appointments Personnel completed local recruitment research into the workforce that will benefit local businesses throughout Staffordshire and Cheshire, to build on candidate attraction and retention. The results highlight the headcount statistics, skills shortages, most popular jobs placed in the last quarter, how these skills shortages have impacted businesses and the local business…

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Contribute to our 2018 Recruitment Outlook Report & Salary Survey

Following on from the success of our 2017 Recruitment Outlook Report & Salary Survey, we’ve decided to create an up-to date report for 2018 that will benefit local businesses like you throughout the Staffordshire & Cheshire region to help you remain competitive in your quest to attract and retain the best candidates. But we need…

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How does your salary measure up? Complete our Salary Survey to find out!

Are you earning enough for your job role? We’re asking employees and jobseekers Staffordshire & Cheshire regions to help us compile our 2018 Salary Survey and Recruitment Outlook Report and give us your thoughts on your current salary, opinions on your position, job perks and attitudes towards your role in general. Surveying a wide range…

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Get job search ready for 2018

Your probably up to your neck in wrapping paper and Christmas party invites right now, so starting a new job search is probably right at the bottom of your to do list. But like many employers throughout the UK, you can see yourself changing jobs in 2018 – so it’s essential that you start to…

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Legal Bulletin: July 2017

At Appointments, we believe that every business should have access to the latest legislative updates and legal news surrounding HR and recruitment. That’s why we’ve created a legal bulletin packed full of the most recent changes to employment law and related topics to keep you in the loop. Read on to find out which recent…

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How to spot a recruitment scam

During an online search or sneaky peek at what’s around job-wise during your lunch break, you can occasionally come across a vacancy that sounds too good to pass up. But beware – not all vacancies are what they seem and you could be playing straight into the hands of the increasing amounts of unscrupulous individuals operating…

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Are you earning enough? Find out in our latest local salary survey

Ever wondered if your earning enough for your job role? Well thanks to employees across the Staffordshire & Cheshire regions we can now reveal our latest local salary survey results. Surveying a wide range of roles, our latest survey has gathered responses from local employees across a wide range of office support, administration, managerial and…

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Are you getting paid enough? Take our salary survey to find out!

Have you ever wondered how your salary measures up against others in the same profession? Or perhaps you’d like to know what roles are most in demand in our local area. Every year we conduct a salary survey to give our candidates the most up to date information on average salaries for your role plus…

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