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‘New workers are vital’

‘New workers are vital’

Holly Buxton, Beth Caygill and Safia Hussain (centre) with students from Beckfoot School and Oasis Academy Lister Park.

A workplace insight for school and college students

Jake Andrews with Chris Clarke, AdviserPlus chief executive, and Disability Minister Mike Penning

Disability is no barrier

Left and right, franchisees Lara and Ian Dawes, along with new recruit Lee Edwards and Ingeus’s Catherine Cooke

Lee’s taste of success

Paul Mackie

Youth jobs boost call

NG Bailey apprentices and chief executive David Hurcomb marked National Apprenticeship Week at Birmingham New Street Station, one of the biggest refurbishment schemes in Europe and a flagship project

Ilkley firm NG Bailey overwhelmed by apprentice applications

PLANNING AHEAD: Some of the people involved in the new training scheme launched in Bradford

‘We are building jobs for the future in Bradford’

Thorite apprentice Sam Edmands, who was recruited by the Bradford-based pneumatics specialist

Apprenticeships boom

Jobs open day planned to solve Bradford's nursing crisis

Jobs open day planned to solve Bradford's nursing crisis

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The Keighley campus of Leeds City College

Appeal to small firms

A student on one of Tong High School’s construction skills courses

Tong High School is among first to deliver construction qualifications

PLANS: Lord Wallace of Saltaire (left) visits Incommunities’ training unit last year, and meets joiner Keiron Cook

£23m investment for jobs and housing in Bradford

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Keighley business hub is up and running

Keighley business hub is up and running

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TEAM: Ben Mifsud (left) and Mark White, two advocates of Morrisons Craft Skills Academy

Apprentices given gateway to the top in Yorkshire

PLANS:  George Mortimer (left) and Oliver Whitaker at the launch of the ‘centre of excellence’

Centre of excellence launched to help Bradford pupils to get jobs

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Coun David Green

'£10.5m jobs scheme in Bradford is working'

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Apprentice Joseph Normington

Firms praise help they are getting taking on apprentices

Indie Bhatoa, Thakorbhai Patel, Mohinder Singh Bhatoa, Chandra Patel and Mani Bhatoa

Food importer planning to create up to 50 jobs in Bradford

Jane Stanton and Nigel Halliday with some of the food on offer

Food and fun as city cafe opens its doors

Councillor Susan Hinchcliffe

Bradford Council hands out apprentice awards

Danielle Dixon with members of staff in Despicable Me costume outside her new nursery

More jobs on way at new children's nursery

Marks & Spencer offers placements in Bradford

Marks & Spencer offers placements in Bradford

Interns set for a taste of hospital

Silsden sessions help with jobs search

Sandy Needham, Bradford Chamber of Commerce chief executive

Bradford employers urged to take on apprentices as demand rises

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Students test out Industrial Centre of Excellence at Shipley College

Geraldine Howley, Incommunities group chief executive

Incommunities training scheme helps graduates onto career ladder

Susan Hinchcliffe

Scheme's apprentices advice boost for employers in Bradford

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Jain Camfield, of Bradford College

Bradford College seeks to tackle skills gap in jobs market

Principal of Shipley College Nav Chohan with students who have completed the programme

Shipley College leads the way in finding jobs for people with disabilities

Apprentice Sam Edmands at Thorite, based in Bowling Back Lane, Bradford

Survey finds that students will focus on vocational courses

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Inspiring the Future jobs scheme to be expanded

Director Mick Milner in the Fab Lab at Keighley, which he believes could transform the future of industry in the town

Jobs hope boost from new project

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Nathan Johnson, 17, and Roslyn Higgs, 23, at Forster’s Bistro and Deli

City centre venues create jobs

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Russell McGrath (right), managing director of Tandem Marketing, and his admin apprentice at the launch of the Apprenticeship Hub last week

Schools praised for apprenticeship efforts

Five Lane Ends store bakery manager Carl Smith who hails the investment in the skills academy

Morrisons launches second skills academy in Bradford

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Candelisa People managing director Jane Vincent

Firms taking on permanent staff again, figures show

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Lord Wallace of Saltaire with joiner Keiron Cook

Call issued for organisations to show 'social vision' over jobs

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Grants give a jobs boost to Bradford and Keighley firms

Kate Hardcastle

Come and inspire young people, says Kate Hardcastle

Councillor Susan Hinchcliffe

100 helped into work by Bradford Council

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Bob Cooper

Confidence is boosted by job with Bradford's Incommunities

MP David Ward MP, left, and Duncan Taylor discuss the McDonald's Apprenticeship scheme

MP David Ward visits Bradford McDonald's franchise

Ian Somers (front), who worked at Harry Ramsden’s for 32 years, is now at Central Fisheries in Allerton, co-owned by Phil Lightbody (centre)

Chip shop owners find their perfect catch with T&A advert

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BRIGHT CAREERS: Nathan Walker and Rachael Upham have spent time working at the Telegraph & Argus

Telegraph & Argus apprentices earn top honours

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Andrew Egan, of Bradford Waste Chasers Ltd co-operative

Bradford Waste Chasers reaps rewards of being a co-operative

Some of the previous graduates from the Incommunities GEM employment scheme

Organisation gets behind jobs campaign as graduates build housing careers

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Chris Ives

Saltaire and Ilkley breweries expand to meet demand

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Melanie Erangey with former apprentice Jonathon Stockdale, who now works at the college

Shipley College apprenticeship scheme grows as reputation grows among businesses

Apprentices at Yorkshire Water’s Esholt waste water treatment plant meet the Government's Energy and Climate Secretary Ed Davey with David Ward MP. From left Chris Cooke, 22, Ella Allen, 20, and James Graham, 22, all from Keighley

Keighley water apprentices talk to Minister at Esholt treatment works

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