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.

Britten-Norman to ‘create or safeguard another 50 jobs’ in Lee-on-Solent

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The aircraft manufacturer which also has a base on the Isle of Wight, Britten-Norman, reveals their plans to expand operations on the mainland and 'safeguard or create 50 jobs'.

Friday, 8th February, 2019 10:39am

By Sally Perry

Depression and anxiety highest cause of staff sickness at Isle of Wight NHS Trust

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A third of staff absences at the Isle of Wight NHS trust are due to depression and anxiety a report to the Board reveals.

Thursday, 7th February, 2019 11:11am

By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter

Isle of Wight apprentices seeing early successes

Apprentices with their tools

These Isle of Wight Woodland Apprentices are quickly developing the skills and gaining the practical on-the-job experience that will provide a valuable step-up to securing full-time permanent employment.

Wednesday, 6th February, 2019 9:22am

By Peter Fellows with one comment

Cheaper bus travel for Isle of Wight apprentices

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A project to promote work-based sustainable travel – has agreed deal with Southern Vectis to enable apprentices to benefit from an 80 per cent discount on 30-day, multi-day Key Card.

Tuesday, 29th January, 2019 3:15pm

By IW Council Press Office

Latest figures: Isle of Wight out of work benefits and universal credit

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There's been a rise in the number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits, and a rise of 190 since same time last year, but new figure now also include new Universal Credit claimants.

Tuesday, 22nd January, 2019 10:00am

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments

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