One more year of jobs!
Published: 28 Jul 2017 By Zoe Lee
Today (Friday 28 July) marks the one-year anniversary of the re-launch of WMJobs.
WMJobs is the fastest growing public sector career site across the West Midlands.
It’s the only place to look for public sector career opportunities across the region.
The site brings the latest jobs from over 30 public sector authorities and multiple third sector, education and charity organisations in one easy to use website. www.wmjobs.co.uk
Over the last 12 months the site has marked the following top 5 achievements:
- Over 17,000 jobs advertised
- Over 650 organisations advertising jobs
- 30 per cent of jobs advertised are £25k plus
- 2.6 million visitors to the site
- Features the biggest names in public sector recruitment across the region
To celebrate the one-year re-launch anniversary WMJobs has produced a short wideo showcasing the achievements. Click here to watch it.
WMJobs is unique in that it is not for profit and is run by public sector specialists West Midlands Employers who are in turn owned by the region’s local authorities.
The biggest public sector employers in the region advertise on the site including the seven councils making up the West Midlands Combined Authority (Birmingham City Council, Coventry City Council, Wolverhampton City Council, Sandwell, Solihull and Walsall Metropolitan Borough Councils). Click here to see the full recruiter list.
As well as career opportunities job seekers can find out all about perspective employers via dedicated recruiter pages. Job seekers can also set up job alerts for the latest opportunities.
There is also a plethora of careers advice to help when making that all important next career move.
The state of the art website boasts the latest in online job advertising providing more ways to promote vacancies for recruiters and gives a better experience for candidates as the site is fully responsive and adjusts to any device – e.g. mobiles, tablets etc.
To mark the occasion organisations advertising on the website and people who have secured a job through WMJobs have posted happy anniversary messages. Click here to watch them.
This short film, with real life public sector workers, shows why a career in the public sector could be for you.
Cherie Cuthbertson, WMJobs Interim Head of Resourcing, said: “We have had a fantastic year in terms of growing WMJobs and attracting more organisations posting jobs and candidates applying for jobs from the site.
“The site is really user friendly – it’s easy to register for job alerts and to apply for the exciting and challenging roles the sector has to offer.
“We are continually seeking to grow the number of recruiters using WMJobs so that we can continue to be the only site people think of when considering a career in the public sector.
“There is a breadth of opportunity across the public sector – that you will be hard pushed to find anywhere else.
“There are multiple chances to make a real difference across a sector that is vibrant, challenging and where you can go home each day knowing that you are part of something bigger.”
WMJobs is a not for profit organisation and any surplus revenue is re-invested back into the public sector.
To see the latest jobs available on the site visit www.wmjobs.co.uk
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