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.

Isle of Wight JSA claimant numbers released

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Figures for the number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits in August have been released.

Wednesday, 13th September, 2017 9:34am

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight claimants for ‘out of work benefits’ sees slight rise

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Figures for the number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits have been released.

Wednesday, 16th August, 2017 9:34am

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight man now head of technology at IBM UK

Andy Stanford-Clark sitting on a shell at Blackgang

In tech terms, this role is top of the tree. An innovator in many different areas, this week IBM picked Isle of Wight resident Andy to being their CTO.

Friday, 14th July, 2017 7:50pm

By Simon Perry with 3 readers' comments

Shanklin’s Store Twenty One closes after company forced into liquidation

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All branches were closed down last Friday prior to corporate recovery and business advisory firm, Quantuma, being appointed to handle the liquidation. Our thoughts are with all those who have lost their jobs.

Wednesday, 12th July, 2017 12:45pm

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight claimants for ‘out of work benefits’ falls as peak season approaches

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Not surprisingly given the seasonal nature of work on the Isle of Wight, the number of Islanders claiming out of work benefits has dropped again this month.

Wednesday, 12th July, 2017 9:37am

By Sally Perry

Number of Isle of Wight claimants with ‘out of work benefits’

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The number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits in May has been released.

Wednesday, 14th June, 2017 9:39am

By Sally Perry

The company behind the promised 600 new Isle of Wight jobs

ASCENSOS bosses

Up to 600 new jobs are being promised by contact centre management specialist, Ascensos, as they announce new call centre on the Isle of Wight, following £2.1m investment by IWC.

Monday, 22nd May, 2017 6:58am

By Callum Spreng with 6 readers' comments

Number of Isle of Wight claimants with ‘out of work benefits’ falls

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The number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits is slightly less than the UK average.

Wednesday, 17th May, 2017 3:19pm

By Sally Perry

Call Centre jobs could be on the way to the Isle of Wight

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The council executive will decide next week whether to invest £2.1m in the scheme, which they say it's "estimated that this will leverage an overall investment of at least £35million over the next five years from the operator".

Wednesday, 10th May, 2017 4:47pm

By IW Council Press Office with 26 readers' comments

Hovertravel Apprenticeship Scheme looking to take on nine

Hovertravel three apprentices

Want to get into working in cross-Solent travel? Hovertravel are opening up opportunities for another six apprentices across their engineering, finance and operations departments. Details within.

Wednesday, 10th May, 2017 11:17am

By Stephen Forster

Slight fall in the number of Isle of Wight claimants for ‘out of work benefits’

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As would be expected as we enter the holiday season the number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits has fallen.

Wednesday, 12th April, 2017 10:02am

By Sally Perry

Highways PFI company promotes apprenticeship opportunities

National Apprenticeship Week

The Highways PFI company has 200 Island employees and recently took part in two events aimed at young people looking for apprenticeship opportunities.

Thursday, 30th March, 2017 11:55am

By Gavin Foster