First Base Employment - Jobs for Gloucestershire and the South West

Winner - Corporate Social Responsibility

Tricia Hay, Director and founder of First Base Employment is thrilled to be a winner:


Bottle Green factory workerBottle Green's Production Grows, Thanks to First Base

Paul Martin, Operations Director at Bottle Green Drinks, the leading supplier of adult cordials and soft drinks in the UK, talks about his experiences of working with First Base Employment;


Work4Youth Update

While employment figures appear to be improving, David Kern, chief economist at the British Chambers of Commerce, still has concerns: "The youth unemployment rate is still much too high at 19.1% and, while long-term unemployment is falling, more than 800,000 people have been unemployed for more than a year.


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For the first time since since the recession, unemployment has fallen below 7%. The number of people out of work in the UK was shown at a five-year low of 2.24m in the three months to February, according to official figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) and average earnings in the three months to February grew 1.7% compared with a year earlier. Joe Grice, chief economic adviser at the ONS, said: "These figures - rising employment and falling unemployment and inactivity - continue the strong trend in the labour market that has been seen in recent months."


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