Public sector jobs three times more desirable than private sector roles

Favourable pensions and working culture in the public sector is attracting applicants 09 December 2013 – Jobseekers favour roles in the public sector by over three to one, according to research from leading UK jobs website totaljobs.com.[1] In a...
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TOTALJOBS.COM ACCOUNT MANAGER WINS WOMEN IN SALES AWARD

4rd December 2013: Totaljobs.com Account Manager Philippa Myall-Chance was named an award winner at the Women in Sales Award, held last night at the Savoy Hotel in London. Birmingham-based Philippa won the ‘Advertising Sales’ category, beating off competition from businesses...
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Over 80% of older jobseekers say they missed out on jobs due to ageism

Jobseekers aged 60+ twice as likely to be unemployed for 6 months+ compared to 25-34 year olds 2 December 2013 – 83 per cent of jobseekers over the age of 60 believe they have been rejected for a job because of...
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Totaljobs.com offers recruiters option to advertise only to EU eligible candidates

Changes help recruiters to receive more suitable job applications for local roles  In an industry first in the UK, Totaljobs.com is today announcing new changes to help recruiters receive the most suitable applications for their roles. The totaljobs.com website allows recruiters...
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Eight out of ten Brits keep salary secret from colleagues

30% keep earnings completely private  The vast majority of British workers (78%) never discuss their salary with colleagues, according to a survey by totaljobs.com and StepStone. A further 30% of the3017 people polled believe their salary details are completely private, keeping...
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One in four young jobseekers don’t think they’ll find a job in the next 12 months

Yet job applications are being rushed by young jobseekers New research from totaljobs.com has found that 40% of young people are not confident of having a job in the next six months and one in four young jobseekers do not think...
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Almost two thirds of young people approach their parents first for career advice

41% of young people would take career advice from Sir Alan Sugar  New research from totaljobs.com shows that under two thirds (61%) of young people aged between 18 and 25 turn to their parents first for advice on getting a job,...
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Totaljobs.com launches ‘Job Academy’

New campaign to help young people find work  27th September 2013:  One of the UK’s leading jobs websites, totaljobs.com, is launching a new online campaign entitled ‘Job Academy’ to help young people find work.  The campaign officially launches on Wednesday 2nd...
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Totaljobs.com partners with Postgrad Solutions

A new partnership between totaljobs.com and Postgrad Solutions Ltd will increase the information available to future postgraduate students and opportunities for them to engage with potential employers. The collaboration seeks to supply students with advice on courses, universities...
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Jobseekers underestimate career prospects with SME employers

Over a quarter (28%) have not considered SMEs as an employment option Research from totaljobs.com shows that UK jobseekers are unaware of the value of SMEs as employers, with one in ten jobseekers stating that they had not previously considered working...
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