Having just received the latest UK Report on Jobs from KPMG and the REC, we’re encouraged to see:
When the coronavirus descended upon us in March 2020, the future was certainly unclear. There was an echo of shock and fear around the Island on that dreaded day when businesses were told that they were no longer permitted to operate as normal, which for many meant setting up their staff to work from home. The fact that so many businesses were able to introduce working from home so successfully has made them consider if working from home going forward isn’t something that can be introduced in the longer term
With Guernsey almost at the 100th day of no new confirmed cases of COVID-19 and with staff being back into the office environment for 2 months or so, it almost feels like lockdown and home working is a distant memory. However in fact it was only 8 weeks ago we were all complying to lockdown rules and queuing at the supermarkets!
Whether you have recently left university, are a school leaver or are in between jobs, having volunteer experience on your CV will help you stand out from the crowd.
The recruitment process can be very expensive and time consuming without aid from an agency. It is said that you waste 17 man-hours on an incorrect hire. So why not place your recruitment in the hands of an experienced local agency?
Well, we made it! Lockdown is finally over, and we have come out the other side, a little bumped and bruised but still in one piece and ready to get back to matching candidates to their dream jobs
With the great news that was delivered yesterday by our States members, that Guernsey will be entering into phase 5, to the population’s delight, a lot of people have been asking when will employers start recruiting again.
It was reported by the Guernsey Press on the 4th May 2020 that only 9% of Guernsey people wished for things to return to the way they were prior to lockdown and Covid-19.