5 minutes with Employment Client – Darren Joseph

15th April 2019

Darren Joseph, General Manager at Churchill’s Confectionery engaged with Work Avenue to help him find work. TELL US A BIT ABOUT YOURSELF My career started out in buying and merchandising. After working in Australia I returned to the UK in 2018, which meant a fresh job search. HOW DID YOU HEAR ABOUT WORK AVENUE? I googled Jewish/employment/community, and Work...

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Empowering Women for Work

12th April 2019

Nicola* was returning to work after lengthy sick absence, Esther* had never worked but now needed to and Hannah’s* children have just started school. All three approached Work Avenue with poor self-confidence and a lack of self-esteem, but all three have joined a ground-breaking inaugural programme, Empowering Women for Work. The workplace has changed immeasurably over...

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Squaring the Virtuous Circle

12th February 2019

There is no doubt that in this world of recycling and sustainability, it is the aspiration of many communities to run according to the principles of a virtuous circle.  Many of us may be more familiar with the concept of a vicious cycle, where a bad situation or behaviour causes another situation that is equally...

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