We’re approaching the two year anniversary of our Time to Change pledge, an initiative that opens up the conversation about mental health and how we can work together to help those that need it. CarmichaelUK staff members from our Thame and London offices made the most of the sunny weather by taking an extended lunch … Continue reading CarmichaelUK staff take time out for Wellness Picnic
Staff from CarmichaelUK took part in celebrations this weekend at London’s Pride 2018. Our Business Manager Kelly, joined forces with Papyrus, a UK charity working to prevent young suicides by providing confidential support and advice to young people or those worried about a young person. CarmichaelUK is proud to be in partnership with Stonewall and … Continue reading CarmichaelUK attend London Pride 2018
We understand the difficulties faced by those leaving the military when it comes to finding a new career path. At CarmichaelUK we have made a commitment to the Armed Forces community by signing the Armed Forces Covenant. This pledge states that we acknowledge and understand that those who serve/have served in the Armed Forces, and … Continue reading CarmichaelUK is committed to helping Armed Forces leavers
Last week, members of staff from CarmichaelUK took part in our Stonewall Refresher session. The team enjoyed a presentation filled with shocking facts and real-life experiences which led to an ensuing discussion about how to be a truly inclusive employer and agency, as well as understanding the challenges those in the LGBT community face. For … Continue reading Understand, However, Therefore: Coming out for LGBT in the workplace
Over the last twenty years, we have placed thousands of overseas candidates throughout the UK and Ireland. We understand that moving abroad can be daunting, that’s why at CarmichaelUK we will be your first point of contact upon arrival to help you hit the ground running. At CarmichaelUK many of our workforce hail from Australia and … Continue reading Coming to the UK for work? Make CarmichaelUK your first port of call!
We know that summer doesn’t officially start until next Thursday, but we’ve already been lucky enough to have experienced record-breaking heat this year! We understand that working outside can get uncomfortable in the summer sun so we’ve put together our top tips to staying cool on site in the heat: 1. Stay hydrated -Your body … Continue reading Summer is on its way! Here are our top tips for keeping cool on site.
The Health and Safety of our candidates and clients on site is a top priority here at CarmichaelUK. It’s for this reason that our health and safety expert, Nikki Norris, takes regular visits to the sites our candidates are working on to ensure that Health and Safety standards are being met. Did you know that … Continue reading Top tips for staying safe on site!
Our Compliance team works tirelessly to ensure that here at Carmichaeluk we are providing the highest levels of candidate compliance, and our teams’ hard work doesn’t go unnoticed! Earlier in the year, CarmichaelUK was shortlisted for the ‘Most Effective Compliance Operation Award’ at the 2018 Recruiter Awards. Alongside this, we are also a member of … Continue reading CarmichaelUK is ISO compliant, but what does this mean?
Mental Health Awareness Week is running from the 14th-20th May this year, the intention of the week is to focus on helping employees and employers create a mentally healthy workplace where everyone feels valued and supported. This year there is a spotlight on Stress. Research has shown that two-thirds of people experience mental health problems … Continue reading Mental Health Awareness Week – Spotting signs of stress in your workplace
At the start of the year, we introduced you to Cooper, our newest and third Hearing Dog Puppy. Now at 6 months old he’s a little bigger than before and is as cute as ever! Cooper lives with his socialiser Clare and has already passed his 2-star award, perfecting commands such as Sit and wait … Continue reading A pupdate from Cooper