If so, you may be interested to learn that we’ve just launched a 2-year Management Trainee Programme for 2013, offering a combination of on the job and off the job training, designed to equip you with the knowledge, skills and experience needed to become a Jewson Branch Manager.
We have used a huge variety of different timber on the job so far. In fact from the instance that we stripped the property back to bare walls there seems to have been a never ending stream of wood flowing into the house.
This summer our senior management team will be testing their mettle against the 55 miles of the Annandale Way, in gorgeous Scotland, to raise money as possible for our charity partner Barnardo’s.
If you live in or around the Hastings area and are free this weekend make sure you check out Pathway to Construction 2013 in Alexandra Park this Saturday (22nd June) from 10am-4pm. We promise it’ll be a FREE fun-filled day for all the family!
Our very own branch manager Sam Kirwan recently took part in a video for primary schools explaining the importance of ratios when it comes to paint-mixing in a builders’ merchant. The video was part of the Yes Programme, a new education initiative that introduces work-related learning into primary schools through a bank of 90 career-related films.
Want to know more about the Green Deal and how your business can benefit? Watch this film for more info and then book yourself on a Green Deal Awareness Day.
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We’ve recently hosted a series of CPD events with Local Authority Building Control (LABC) at our Newbury, Sunderland, Stockport, Birkenhead, Lincoln and Peterborough branches. The events proved such a success, with more than 250 trade professionals in attendance that we’re now planning to add further dates in the London area.