Peterlee company ZF partners with Cancer Research UK

ZF in Peterlee has agreed a partnership with Cancer Research UK to promote the charity’s Race for Life events. ZF employs around 1,000 people at its North West Industrial Estate location, a global leader in the production of specialist safety camera equipment. The...

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HR BLOG: Are your interview techniques a help or a hindrance

Are your interviewing techniques a help or a hindrance? Interviews. You either look forward to doing them, dread them or get someone else to do them for you. Perhaps you feel you have nailed your interviewing technique by now and typically follow the same process...

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Businesses tap into food and drink support programme

Small and medium sized food producers from County Durham are snapping up support to get their products to market. The Durham Food and Drink Network is helping producers of all sizes, who are making tasty and distinctive food and drink products but don’t know how to...

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Open day will showcase affordable housing in East Durham

Station Town is the destination for believe housing’s first open day for affordable housing, which could see attendees pick up the keys to their new home in one day.  believe housing, formerly County Durham Housing Group, is opening the doors to a property in Newholme...

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ENVIRO BLOG: Is your Business Waste Smart and Compliant?

Enviro UK Consultants are currently helping businesses in the North East be “Waste Smart”, save money and comply with waste management legislation through the successful delivery of environmental and waste management training. Enviro UK Consultants Ltd is a business...

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TTE Technical Institute co-hosts skills roundtable event

An event looking at the need to adopt a joined up approach to skills development has taken place. The TTE Technical Institute, which has a facility in Peterlee, has hosted a skills roundtable discussion event together with Policy Connect and the Learning and Work...

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HR BLOG: How to protect your business from employee sabotage

Seven tips to protect your business from employee sabotage Finding out that you and your business have fallen victim to sabotage is awful. Uncovering that the damage was done from the inside and it was an employee who caused it can be even harder to swallow. After...

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HR BLOG: How to keep the peace between employees

Wouldn’t it be great if everyone could get along all the time? With different personalities working in one organisation and people spending a significant amount of their time at work, conflict between co-workers is inevitable. It could be a one-off disagreement that...

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TTE officially opens Peterlee training facility

The TTE Technical Institute has rebranded its County Durham training facility, following its acquisition last year, as part of the continued growth of its portfolio of services to industry. The Peterlee-based facility, formerly Infinite Learning and Development (ILD),...

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HR BLOG: How to mange long term sickness absence

How to manage long-term sickness absence UK employee sickness rates being at an all-time low should be good news to employers’ ears. The statisticssuggest that the nation is healthy and fit for work after all. However, this might not be the whole picture considering...

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Manufacturer ZF proves commitment to apprenticeships

SIXTEEN young people are in the driving seat towards career within the automotive industry as they continue on their apprenticeship journey. ZF Peterlee is committed to investing in the best talent as part of its plans for long-term growth. To support that, the...

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