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Dudley Army Reserve CentreDudley, United Kingdom
 
 

Joining Military Forces with Business - Bridging the Skills Gap

By Black Country Business Festival (other events)

Wednesday, April 25 2018 9:30 AM 3:30 PM
 
ABOUT ABOUT

Is your business expanding? Does your business need specialist skills? Could you utilise Britain's best trained workforce in the workplace?  Then look no further...  This event will highlight and provide information on how Britain's ex forces and ex military personnel can help to bridge the gap in the skills shortage across the region.

By recruiting from ex military, reservists and cadets, they can bring together a range of transferable skills, training and the right attitude to help grow your business.

Forces Recruitment Services, is a specialised recruitment consultancy who specialise in helping Ex Servicemen and Women find employment when they leave the Armed Forces, but also advises clients on how to recruit them the right way,

Programme

08:45 hrs - Doors open/Arrival

09:00 to 09:20 - Displays by Dudley Reserve Centre

09:30 - Lt Col Richard Jones TD Rifles - SO1(V) | HQ 11 Signal and West Midlands Brigade. Speaking about the employability of The Reservists and their transferable skills, also what they can bring to Employers and their Business.

10:30 - Rob Lummis - Head of Employee Experiences, Jaguar Land Rover Speaking about Jaguar Landrover’s experience on employing Ex-Military and also what they have brought to the business.

11:30 - Paul Lewis – Director FRS - Speaking about the transferable skills of Ex-Military

12:00 - 13:00 - Lunch

13:15 - Christine Thomas – HR Update Employment Law Update

14:00 - Paul Lewis – Director FRS Introduction to The Launch of the Pilot Scheme of the Cadet Internship to The Black Country

14:45 - Networking

15:30 - Event Close

Mailing Address

CREATIVE INDUSTRIES CENTRE, UNIVERSITY OF WOLVERHAMPTON SCIENCE PARK, GLAISHIER DRIVE, WOLVERHAMPTON. WV10 9TG