Isle of Wight Jobs

Below are the articles that OnTheWight has published in connection with Isle of Wight jobs.

Jobs on the Isle of Wight can show seasonal changes as this is a tourist island, but many other vacancies are offered by a wide range of companies.

Isle of Wight council jobs have declined over the years, but vacancies are still offered by them.

OnTheWight publishes monthly statistics showing how many people living on the Isle of Wight are claiming Job Seekers Allowance (JSA) – a rough indicator of unemployment levels.

Another rise in Isle of Wight residents seeking out of work benefits

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There has been a rise in the last month in the number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits, and a rise of 95 since the same time last year

Tuesday, 11th December, 2018 9:33am

By Sally Perry

MHI Vestas forecasts 1,100 new jobs thanks to new blade production

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A new blade mould arrives at the MHI Vestas factory on the Isle of Wight, bringing with it a forecast of 1,100 direct and indirect jobs in the region, as well as £42m million additional economic benefit per year.

Tuesday, 20th November, 2018 12:01am

By Heather Wilkins with 2 readers' comments

MP welcomes news million more disabled people in work

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Isle of Wight Conservative MP, Bob Seely, has welcomed figures showing that nearly a million disabled people have found work since 2013.

Thursday, 15th November, 2018 10:10am

By The Office of Bob Seely with 5 readers' comments

New Isle of Wight CLA Chairman says rural world facing ‘greatest period of uncertainty for a generation’

Laurence Taylor IOW

New opportunities, as well as challenges await rural businesses who are facing great uncertainty says the new chairman of the Isle of Wight branch of the CLA.

Tuesday, 13th November, 2018 1:46pm

By Michael Sims with one comment

Rise in Isle of Wight residents seeking out of work benefits

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There has been a rise in the last month in the number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits, and a rise of 180 since the same time last year.

Tuesday, 13th November, 2018 9:41am

By Sally Perry

Universal Credit now fully rolled out across the Isle of Wight

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Those already receiving benefits that will be replaced by Universal Credit will be switched over once their circumstances change. New claimants for support will go onto Universal Credit.

Wednesday, 24th October, 2018 5:03pm

By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter

100s of new jobs at MHI Vestas. Their offer: Just bring a good attitude, we’ll train you up (Updated)

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MHI Vestas need hundreds of additional people to join them in the coming weeks to work on creating their V164 wind turbine. Just have a good attitude and willingness to learn and they say you'll get all the training you need.

Monday, 15th October, 2018 6:50am

By Feature Writer

Unexpected seasonal rise in those seeking out of work benefits

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Unusually for the summer season, there was a small unexpected rise in the number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits in August.

Tuesday, 11th September, 2018 9:41am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Isle of Wight bucking national trend with slight rise in those claiming out of work benefits

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There was a small unexpected rise in the number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits in July.

Wednesday, 15th August, 2018 7:03am

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Further seasonal drop Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits

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As we see every year, there was a seasonal drop in the number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits in June 2018.

Tuesday, 17th July, 2018 12:39pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

Jobs at South Boats saved by Diverse Marine

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The Director of Diverse Marine, says that "starting afresh and leaving the past behind has been invigorating for everyone involved".

Wednesday, 11th July, 2018 12:30pm

By Charles Skillings with one comment

Isle of Wight gas man retires after 45 years

SGN Operations managers Gavin, Phil, Paul and Glenn at Phil’s farewell lunch

Phil's bosses say he's been a loyal employee of SGN and his professionalism and dedication within operations has been second to none.

Thursday, 5th July, 2018 11:52am

By Waseem Hanif