Graphic designers must not rely on computers to be truly creative

Clacton and Frinton Gazette:

1:29pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

TECHNOLOGY may have steered creativity towards the computer screen, but graphic designer Peter Silk says he still keeps paints, brushes and cameras in the office.

Showcasing Essex has been a big hit

Clacton and Frinton Gazette:

1:25pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

A CAMPAIGN to showcase Essex businesses has been hailed a success.

Competitive spirit serves Gary well in the recruitment game

Clacton and Frinton Gazette:

1:22pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

GARY Tappin studied sports science at Portsmouth University, and planned to make a career in the field.

Paige is council’s 3,000th apprentice in just 5 years

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: paige

9:11am Thursday 16th October 2014

A staggering 3,000 apprentices have been recruited by Essex County Council in just five years.

College jobs agency marks first anniversary

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: college

9:06am Thursday 16th October 2014

South Essex college students looking for a job do not have far to go.

Business club is launched to give firms a little bit of extra support

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: witham

9:02am Thursday 16th October 2014

The Witham Business Club – a support network for new and established firms – has been officially launched.

Key players get together to help tackle skills shortage

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: david

1:39pm Thursday 9th October 2014

Young people deciding on their future careers could benefit from better careers guidance after an event for schools and businesses tonight.

Teacher is in class of her own as a garden designer

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: sarah

1:35pm Thursday 9th October 2014

From classes to grasses, Sarah Jarman’s career has ranged across two very different vocations.

Star Richard helps challenge myths about builders

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: richard

1:32pm Thursday 9th October 2014

The Great British Bake Off’s Richard Burr is more than master of the oven – he is also a master builder.

Father and son engineer rewarding careers at MK

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: luke

10:01am Thursday 2nd October 2014

The products made by John Chapman and his son Luke can be found in most households the length and breadth of Britain.

‘Summit’ to focus on training and skills

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: mike

9:57am Thursday 2nd October 2014

A special event devoted to the development of skills in the workplace will be held by Rochford District Council.

Investing in the young is key part of our success

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: trainees

9:51am Thursday 2nd October 2014

As a businessman Bob Weston understands the importance of investing in people and helping them develop.

James’s Unsung Hero Award

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: james

9:37am Thursday 2nd October 2014

A maintenance officer for a Colchester care home has picked up an Unsung Hero Award.

Nurses need to be kind, caring and ambitious

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: Nurses need to be kind

11:43am Friday 26th September 2014

Gemma’s dying grandfather spurred her to choice of career

Open wide – dentistry is more than just tooth work

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: Open wide

11:25am Friday 26th September 2014

AMONG the clearest trends in the jobs market is a great urge to look at teeth. Dentistry at every level is one of the most sought-after occupations.

Opportunity knocks – if you are keen for a career in sales

11:21am Friday 26th September 2014

Are you looking to start a career in sales?

Passionate about nursing people at end of their lives

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: fliss

1:14pm Thursday 18th September 2014

Fliss Callely always knew she wanted to care for people. Having trained as a nurse at 18, she went on to work as a district nurse in Essex for 23 years.

Cocktail? Rob creates big stir as a master bartender

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: rob

1:10pm Thursday 18th September 2014

There are thousands of people who work behind bars in the UK, but only seven accredited master bartenders in the country. One of them is Rob Stevens.

1,000 construction apprenticeships in Essex

1:06pm Thursday 18th September 2014

School-leavers urged to forget uni and build a career now

Care home sector opened a new door for jobless pair

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: danielle

1:58pm Thursday 11th September 2014

A wide range of job opportunities exist in the care sector with many previously unemployed people finding rewarding career opportunities in this field of work.

Hunt for ambitious people who want career in sales

1:51pm Thursday 11th September 2014

Sales can offer a rewarding career, both financially and in terms of achievement.

Pilot mentoring scheme to bring out best in students

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: sherry

1:49pm Thursday 11th September 2014

A pilot programme designed to help students reach their academic and vocational potential has been launched at Colchester Institute.

Following in her family footsteps leads Donna to be an undertaker

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: donna

3:01pm Thursday 4th September 2014

Is anyone, anywhere, born to be an undertaker? Donna Adams has her doubts.

250 new jobs as Ford on hunt for production ops

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: ford

2:56pm Thursday 4th September 2014

The Ford Motor company is recruiting locally for 250 new employees.

So glad housing association opened door to an internship

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: charlotte

2:53pm Thursday 4th September 2014

A business student had a taste of working life during an internship with a housing association.

Digital training scheme will have extra purpose

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: united

2:13pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Council aims to get young into work – and help firms to grow

Not too late to apply for course at my old college

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: christina

2:07pm Thursday 28th August 2014

First in business studies opens a door to auditing job for Christina

More work now, and coming up, in the construction trade

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: chris

1:57pm Thursday 28th August 2014

The past few years may have been difficult for the construction industry, but figures released recently suggest things are back on track – and getting better.

Paul’s passion as a property auctioneer lands him top role

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: paul

3:13pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Paul Bridgeman, of Dedman Gray Auction, is an auctioneer, but more than that, he is the auctioneers’ auctioneer.

Our event can help you get a career headstart

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: gazette

3:08pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Host of firms will exhibit at Careers and Training show

On the up at law firm

3:04pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Two members of staff at a Colchester law firm are celebrating promotions.

Alex, 17, won the chance to be a trainee estate agent

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: alex

2:29pm Thursday 14th August 2014

The concept of apprenticeships came quite late to the property industry, making Alex Dray one of the first of his kind.

2 dog-grooming trainees up for national award

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: hands

2:25pm Thursday 14th August 2014

Two dog-grooming trainees from Writtle College have been shortlisted for the top national award for apprentices.

From working in a zoo to being a driving instructor

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: dan

2:21pm Thursday 14th August 2014

With a baby on the way, Dan Hearn decided the time was right for a career change.

Teaching is a vocation, but more staff are badly needed

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: sara

12:12pm Thursday 7th August 2014

Teachers will often tell you their job is not just a job, it’s a vocation.

Setting up a business could be made easier by a course

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: building

12:08pm Thursday 31st July 2014

There is one thing successful businesspeople have in common, and that is passion.

Problem-solving led Martin to practise employment law

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: martin

12:05pm Thursday 31st July 2014

Why become a solicitor?

Master baker Kevin, 59, will always rise to the challenge

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: kevin

3:04pm Thursday 24th July 2014

Kevin Barke is more than a master baker, he is a sculptor in bread. His animal-shaped loaves, displayed in the window of his bakery-cum-cafe, in Wickford, are one of the town’s distinctive attractions.

Choose your own route to a job, urges new minister

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: david

3:01pm Thursday 24th July 2014

It is wrong to think all schoolchildren will take the same route to get a job the new employment minister has said, championing the right of people to start their own businesses.

Legal eagle Shelley homes in on new job in family law

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: shelly

2:50pm Thursday 24th July 2014

Moving back to her home town as a fully-qualified solicitor was a dream come true for Shelley Cumbers.

Training firm vows to find jobs for 300 young people

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: martin

11:21am Thursday 17th July 2014

A Southend company has pledged to find more than 300 jobs for young people as part of a Government drive to get people into work.

Bid to put young jobless on right track for work

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: alasdair

11:17am Thursday 17th July 2014

Firm which helps students set to expand its services

Katy went to uni, with her baby, and got a first in sports therapy

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: katy

11:12am Thursday 17th July 2014

Katy Hughes had set herself a big challenge when she started a four-year degree course in sports therapy with a 14-month old baby.

College instructor relishes role as a part-time soldier

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: lee

3:22pm Thursday 10th July 2014

Employees in Essex are being encouraged to take on a second job – with the blessing and backing of their employer.

Echo has the tweet way for you to find a perfect job

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: sarah

3:18pm Thursday 10th July 2014

Twitter is not just about social networking. Essex users can now tweet their way to the right job.

Tweet way to find a job via the Gazette

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: sarah

3:15pm Thursday 10th July 2014

Twitter is not just about social networking . Essex users can now tweet their way to the right job.

Check me in! Chris wins hotel school scholarship

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: chris

3:09pm Thursday 10th July 2014

A teenager has secured a scholarship mwith Essex University’s Edge Hotel School.

Could you work in HR?

4:52pm Thursday 3rd July 2014

A vacancy has arisen in the HR department of Newsquest Essex, the parent company of this newspaper.

It’s a tough job...but asbestos removal is booming for Daniel

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: daniel

4:51pm Thursday 3rd July 2014

The presence of asbestos in a building may be bad news for those who live or work there, but this killer material does have one positive aspect.

Don’t relax about landing your dream job...stay sharp

Clacton and Frinton Gazette: GINA

4:44pm Thursday 3rd July 2014

Recruitment expert Gina on what to do to start a career


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