Employment fair is aiming to help people find new jobs

PEOPLE looking for a job people are to be offered the chance to find work at an employment fair.

The event, which will be held at Acorn Training’s premises in Ripley on the October 6 and will be an opportunity for job seekers to meet a range of employers and training providers.

October’s event follows a very successful previous event in March of this year that was attended by more than 20 employers and 400 job seekers.

Kimberly Millhouse, marketing director for Acorn, said: “We decided that there is a need for this type of event on a regular basis to help jobseekers who may need help and advice.

A range of employers will be attending, offering vacancies in areas including care, hospitality, catering and manufacturing. Job seekers will be able to quiz representatives from the firms for advice and guidance in applying for jobs.

Employers interested in having a free stall can contact Kimberly on 01773747377.