Hundreds of opportunities are available for job seekers as one of the UK’s leading business parks prepares for its first ever jobs fair.
The Quorum Jobs Fair takes place on Thursday 2 March, where a huge range of job and training opportunities will be on offer.
Quorum Business Park is home to major employers such as Greggs, Tesco Bank, Balfour Beatty, Convergys, Fabricom, British Engines, Insure the Box and Sitel.
Information and recruitment for a range of entry-level roles and senior positions, as well as apprenticeships, will be available.
The event will take place between 10am and 3pm at building Q12 at Quorum Business Park and is organised by North Tyneside Council and the team at Quorum. The main sponsors of the fair are NCFE, Swiftpage and Convergys.
The Quorum shuttle bus will operate a free service to and from Four Lane Ends between 9:30am and 3:30pm. The bus leaves from stand C at Four Lane Ends Metro station.
North Tyneside’s Elected Mayor, Norma Redfearn, will be opening the event and is hoping for a great turnout.
She said: “This is a fantastic event for anyone looking to start a career at Quorum Business Park. We are extremely fortunate to have such a high standard of employers here in North Tyneside and I would encourage any job seekers to come along and find out how they could benefit.”
Fergus Trim of Broadoak, Asset Managers at Quorum said ‘We have seen strong employment growth at Quorum, with a number of occupiers expanding and taking more space. It is great news that new roles are being created and that we have the talent pool available locally, to meet the needs of these growing businesses.’
Quorum is one of the UK’s leading business parks. It is home to over 25 businesses, who between them employ over 6,000 staff at the park.
Another attraction for job seekers is the on site amenities and benefits at Quorum. Onsite facilities include the Kids 1st Nursery, Pure Gym, Greggs and the Eat@cafe, alongside free to use sporting facilities such as tennis courts, a seven-a-side football pitch and table tennis tables.
Over 300 events are delivered on-site every year, including summer barbeques, Christmas fairs and sports leagues.
All staff at Quorum Business Park benefit from the Q card scheme.
The Q card offers a variety of benefits including discounts at local restaurants, hotels, shops and entertainment venues, as well as travel discounts on buses travelling to Quorum.
For more information about careers at Quorum Business Park, visit www.quorumbusiness.co.uk