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.

Number of Isle of Wight residents seeking out of work benefits in August

Person job seeking in the paper, sat at table with cup of tea

See within for the number of Isle of Wight residents seeking out of work benefits or Universal Credit in the last month, broken down between sex and age groups

Tuesday, 15th September, 2020 9:27am

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Opportunity for six Islanders to gain work experience through heritage project

iw tank museum - tanks on display

Those taking part can gain valuable work experience as a step in their employment journey. Details within

Thursday, 10th September, 2020 7:54am

By Nicholas Harrison with 2 readers' comments

Isle of Wight jobs at Costa Coffee at risk in restructure plans

Costa Coffee sign outside branch

It's not yet clear how many Isle of Wight jobs are at risk as Costa Coffee announced streamline plans for branches across the UK

Thursday, 3rd September, 2020 5:13pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

Isle of Wight employers encouraged to sign up for new scheme to help 16-24-year-olds

two young women looking at computer

The government has committed to fully fund each “Kickstart” job - paying 100% of the age-relevant National Minimum Wage, National Insurance and pension contributions for 25 hours a week

Thursday, 3rd September, 2020 12:13pm

By The Office of Bob Seely with one comment

Job losses at Isle of Wight ferry company due to Covid-19 (update 2)

Fran Collins

CEO of Red Funnel said this is a situation they've "tried very hard to avoid", but a review of the company resourcing will see a reduction of roles

Wednesday, 19th August, 2020 12:26pm

By Enya Lumley with 8 readers' comments

Pizza Express Isle of Wight to close its doors as company shut 73 restaurants

The exterior of Pizza Express

Our thoughts are with those who will now be seeking new employment, as it's now confirmed the Newport branch will close

Tuesday, 18th August, 2020 9:35pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

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

Job Centre Plus sign

The number of Isle of Wight residents seeking out of work benefits or Universal Credit increased in the last month. Details within

Tuesday, 11th August, 2020 8:39am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits drops slightly in June 2020

person job seeking with paper and pen

After a large rise in the number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits in May, there has been a slight drop for June

Tuesday, 21st July, 2020 9:38am

By Sally Perry

Number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits nearly triples since May 2019

person job seeking with paper and pen

Given the current Coronavirus crisis the rise in those claiming out of work benefits is to be expected, but nearly tripling compared to this time last year will be a surprise to many

Tuesday, 16th June, 2020 9:34am

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Wages of 21,000+ Isle of Wight residents supported by Government, but Directors of limited companies still waiting

best wishes tag from HMRC

Many Directors of small limited companies have fallen through the funding support gap. Details of who has received support within

Thursday, 11th June, 2020 4:13pm

By Sally Perry

GKN open voluntary resignation scheme on the Isle of Wight (updated)

entrance to gkn aerospace

In light of the Coronavirus pandemic, the voluntary resignation scheme has been opened due to a change in demand

Thursday, 28th May, 2020 11:09am

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits nearly doubled last month

job centre plus

Given the current Coronavirus crisis the rise in those claiming out of work benefits is to be expected, but by almost double will be a surprise to many

Tuesday, 19th May, 2020 1:46pm

By Sally Perry