Conquer A League of Jewson’s Own

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in More | Posted on 21-12-2016

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Missed Jewson Live?

Well, you’ll be gutted that you missed the chance to flex your sporting knowledge in front of Dion Dublin, Neil Back MBE and an audience full of tradespeople.

Luckily for you, we’ve brought the quiz back for you to tackle*.

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Bobbin’ Along at Jewson Live

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in More | Posted on 21-12-2016

Jewson Live marked a monumental occasion: the launch of our BOB Magazine.

Our BOB email newsletter has been knocking around for ages, but we couldn’t resist the urge to put BOB on paper.

We noticed lots of tradespeople sitting down with BOB at Jewson Live (especially during the FREE LUNCH) so we thought we’d ask what you think.

You were pretty nice, overall…

Forgot to pick up your copy? You can read it all online here.

Thumbs up for Jewson Live

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in More | Posted on 21-12-2016

Jewson Live was bigger than ever this year.

There was a lot to take in, from talks and demos, to sausage rolls and freebies.

When it was all said and done, we asked you lot (including our CEO Mark Rayfield and Adam from On the Tools) for your thoughts.

Here’s what you said…

Graduate Opportunities at Jewson

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in More | Posted on 19-12-2016

Life can be daunting after university, with so many choices and a big wide world of work out there. Here at Jewson, we can help you work out which path is the right one for you.

Our 24 month graduate programme gives University leavers the chance to gain experience across different business areas. Whether this is in head office roles such as Marketing and Finance or Operations focused roles based in one of our 600 branches nationwide.

David Fenton, Marketing Director at Jewson was at Coventry University’s Marketing Leaders Event last month offering an insight into what graduates can expect from Jewson.

We caught up with Hamza Fazal, a recent graduate who has completed the Jewson Graduate Scheme to reflect on his experience. Read full article »

Top up your income and pass on your building and construction skills to the next generation

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in More | Posted on 19-12-2016

It’s no secret that the building and construction industry is crying out for experienced and quality employees, especially when it comes to the larger construction firms. This high demand in turn has caused a massive increase in popularity and need for young people to learn building and construction skills and further education colleges across the country are struggling to put a knowledgeable teacher in front of each lesson! You might be surprised to learn that many of the teachers that are delivering some of these courses are in fact not teachers at all! They are tradesmen who have either retired, decided to put down their tools or top up their income by passing on their skills. From bricklaying, plastering, painting, carpentry to engineering and roofing – if you have the skills – UK colleges need them!

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