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Apprenticeship Recruitment Event

Some of the Octopus Team are at Yeovil College this evening at the Apprenticeship Recruitment Event. The event is open to potential apprentices of all ages to come along and meet with potential employers and can speak with Yeovil College's dedicated team to find out about the Apprenticeship experience, how to apply and the wide range of courses available. Charlotte who joined the Octopus Team as an apprentice 3 years ago will be on our stand... Read more >
Post Image TEMP OF THE YEAR 2015


This year we have awarded a temp of the year.

Some of you may remember Kevin, our temp of the month from April this year, Kevin has been temping with us since March this year. He has been an absolute star since, he brightens our days when he pops into the office, is incredibly reliable and always does a superb job wherever he goes.

Kevin has been awarded temp of the year because over the past 10 months that he was been working for us he... Read more >
Post Image 5 Reasons to work on Boxing Day

5 Reasons to work on Boxing Day

There are numerous opportunities with employers and agencies to work on Boxing Day and there are some distinct advantages of snapping up that chance and working!

1) HIGHER RATES OF PAY - while your employer isn't obliged by law to pay more to staff working on Boxing Day, most of them do out of appreciation and most of them raise rates of pay quite considerably! On top of that if you are working in a hospitality environment it's likely that... Read more >
Post Image Zuzana - four years on!

Zuzana - four years on!

its was lovely to catch up with Zuzana on Friday - we placed her in her currently position back in March 2011 on a temporary assignment; she did so well she was taken on permanently in August 2011 and is still thoroughly enjoying her role. Its great when you catch up with candidates that you have helped in the past and had a part to play in their futures. ... Read more >