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Leiths to offer 100 free places on online courses to address skills shortage

24 June 2021 by

Leiths School of Food and Wine has launched a Hospitality Recovery Grant worth £750,000 aiming to assist the UK hospitality sector by bridging the skills gap in professional kitchens and ease the recruitment crisis.

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Umbrella Training launches initiative to support hospitality SMEs

22 June 2021 by

Hospitality training and apprenticeship provider Umbrella Training has launched Boost, a new initiative to support the immediate staffing needs of small- to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the hospitality sector.

David Moore asks: 'What is the point in creating jobs if there is nobody to take them?' In-Depth

David Moore asks: 'What is the point in creating jobs if there is nobody to take them?'

15 June 2021 by

Why have we made it so difficult for young people to come to the UK for[...]

Hospitality staff shortage: some restaurants unable to open while others cut trading hours News

Hospitality staff shortage: some restaurants unable to open while others cut trading hours

14 June 2021 by

Some restaurants are still unable to open and others are having to reduce opening hours and[...]

Restaurant job applicants 'asking to be paid off the books' while on furlough News

Restaurant job applicants 'asking to be paid off the books' while on furlough

11 June 2021 by

A restaurant owner struggling to find staff says he has been shocked by candidates asking to[...]

UKHospitality partners with JobCentre Plus to tackle staff shortages News

UKHospitality partners with JobCentre Plus to tackle staff shortages

03 June 2021 by

UKHospitality has joined forces with Jobcentre Plus to promote vacancies in the hospitality industry as the[...]

Viewpoint: Making ourselves part of the hospitality recruitment solution, not the problem Staffing

Viewpoint: Making ourselves part of the hospitality recruitment solution, not the problem

03 June 2021

Alex Dimsdale explains what Marriott International is doing to solve the staffing crisis, from developing strategic partnerships with colleges to offering work experience with real value.

Mayor of London pledges to tackle hospitality staff shortage and calls for ‘coronavirus recovery visa’ News

Mayor of London pledges to tackle hospitality staff shortage and calls for ‘coronavirus recovery visa’

03 June 2021

The mayor of London Sadiq Khan has today pledged to “use all the powers at this disposal” to tackle the major staffing shortages in the hospitality industry that threaten to undermine London’s recovery.

Three ex-hospitality workers on why they had to leave the industry Staffing

Three ex-hospitality workers on why they had to leave the industry

03 June 2021 by

As employers struggle to boost their workforce, three former hospitality professionals who left the industry within[...]

Le Gavroche forced to go dinner service-only due to staff shortage News

Le Gavroche forced to go dinner service-only due to staff shortage

02 June 2021 by

Michel Roux Jr has been forced to cancel lunch service at Le Gavroche restaurant in London’s[...]

What's the solution to hospitality’s staffing crisis? Staffing

What's the solution to hospitality’s staffing crisis?

02 June 2021 by

The double whammy of Covid and Brexit has stripped the industry of some of its best[...]

Domino's seeking 5,000 staff as workers return to pre-pandemic jobs News

Domino's seeking 5,000 staff as workers return to pre-pandemic jobs

01 June 2021 by

Pizza chain Domino’s is recruiting for 5,000 roles as staff who joined the business during the[...]

Jacobs Media Group is honoured to be the recipient of the 2020 Queen's Award for Enterprise.

The highest official awards for UK businesses since being established by royal warrant in 1965. Read more.

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