Author: Emma Ellis

Im a Recruiter, Get Me Out Of Here

Just in time for the return of ‘I’m a Celebrity’, the Utility People boys Ben, Charlie, Jordan, Matt and Renz will be taking on a special Bushtucker Trial of our own, for our new charity OPERA Global Youth Foundation, who aim to raise £40,000 in...

OPERA Global Youth Foundation

It was great to be invited to attend the launch of the OPERA Global Youth Foundation last night. The purpose of OPERA is to unite recruiters to empower 71 million young people who are facing unemployment. Our director Angela Peart attended the event to see how we...

Ascot 2017

Friday was a great day at Utility People.  2016 was such a successful year that we chose to celebrate in style with a private box at Ascot.  The team finished early Friday put on their glad rags and trotted off to the races.  It was...

Utility People’s growth leads to office move

Recruitment firm Utility People who specialise in providing skilled staff to the Utility industry has moved to bigger offices at Breakspear Park this week.  The move comes as a result of the company’s sustained growth, allowing them to plan to double their workforce by the...

Water Market Opens in April
No room for error when the Water Market opens

Ofwat, the water industry regulator, has warned that they will immediately fully enforce its customer protection Code of practice from April 1st, warning new players not to expect any ‘settling in time’. The regulator has set out clear standards which fully protects the customer after market...

How can an Apprenticeship scheme help your business?

As part of National Apprenticeship Week we attended Oakland College’s Apprenticeship Breakfast this morning. The event explained the benefits of Apprenticeships, and highlighted one of the key benefits as being retention of skilled staff – as Apprentices frequently stay long term after they have finished...