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Driving Up Skills Company wide

December 14th, 2015 Elring Klinger logo

Teesside based Elring Klinger GB Ltd have chosen Amacus and Gateshead College as training partners to support their ongoing business strategy of up-skilling their workforce to support excellence in innovation and operational efficiency. Focusing on productivity and increasing the capability of their production staff, supervisors and managers, Elring Klinger recognise by introducing a company-wide training [...]

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Preparing to Work in the NHS

December 14th, 2015 NHS logo 3.jpg

The Amacus Employability team are busy supporting and training unemployed individuals to be better prepared when applying for Health Care Assistant (HCA) Bank staff vacancies at the NHS Co Durham and Darlington Foundation Trust. The Trust, which has eight hospital sites across a wide geographical area from Darlington and Bishop Auckland to Durham, Chester-le-Street and [...]

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Dry January - are you up for the Challenge?

December 14th, 2015 Photograhp of Dry January Launch in Hartlepool

Amacus has joined forces with Balance, the North East Alcohol office, to promote the challenge for people to make a resolution to ditch the drink for 31 days. Not content to promote this campaign, the team at Amacus have also pledged to take on Alcohol Concern’s Dry January challenge and will be supporting each other [...]

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Hartlepool firm helps 400 into work (From the Hartlepool Mail 01.07.15)

July 2nd, 2015 Jason Popal, Leapfrog programme delegate

A Hartlepool firm has reached a milestone of helping more than 400 people to get a job.  Amacus runs an employability programme called Leapfrog – Jump Start Your Future. Since December 2012, it has helped 423 delegates to find employment. The programme, backed by Job Centre Plus, includes practical skills workshops, one-to-one coaching and a [...]

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Sunderland Businesses Speed Networking for Health – 26.06.15

June 26th, 2015 Workplace Health companies participating in Speed networking event

Companies in Sunderland took part in a ‘speed networking’ session yesterday to increase their knowledge of workplace health and wellbeing. The event, organised by Amacus, took place at Gateshead College’s Skills Academy for Sustainable Manufacturing and Innovation, and involved companies such as EDF Energy, HMRC Sunderland Contact Centre and Sainsburys. Company representatives spoke to each [...]

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