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Sodexo pledges support for Friendly to Forces campaign

Sodexo has announced its commitment to support SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity’s latest campaign, Friendly to Forces. The campaign is calling for more UK companies to challenge their perceptions about hiring service leavers, as its new research reveals concerning misconceptions ...

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Mitie launches careers portal for veterans seeking a new career in FM

Mitie has furthered its commitment to veterans, reservists and families of those working in the armed forces, by launching a series of new initiatives focused on supporting these employees and pledging to recruit more individuals from the armed forces community. ...

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DIO extends Amey contracts

The Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) has exercised its contracted options to extend the Next Generation Estates contracts (NGEC) with Amey for a period of between 13 and 24 months. The contracts were let originally to CarillionAmey in 2015 and provide ...

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Sodexo extends MoD contracts

Sodexo has extended its contracts with the Ministry of Defence (MoD) to provide a range of support services to the UK’s Armed Forces in Cyprus and the Falkland Islands for a further three years. In Cyprus, the contract extension, worth ...

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New CCS maintenance agreement offers ‘better value’ for DIO

A major new Crown Commercial Service (CCS) agreement designed to give better value for money for public sector housing maintenance and security has been awarded and is being readied for use. Workplace Services (FM Marketplace) is expected to bring together ...

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Carillion campaign improving employability skills and social mobility for all

According to new research launched by integrated support services company, Carillion, the British public are of the opinion that helping homeless people into work and creating job opportunities for young people from lower income backgrounds should be among the UK’s ...

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Harrow Green has signed up to the Armed Forces Covenant

Harrow Green is proud to announce that it has signed up to the Armed Forces Covenant to demonstrate our support for the armed forces community. The Armed Forces Covenant is a pledge between the government and people of the UK ...

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Norse Commercial Services signs Armed Forces Covenant

By signing the Armed Forces Covenant on behalf of Norse Commercial Services, HR director Tricia Fuller has made public the company’s commitment to Defence personnel. The Armed Forces Covenant is a promise by the nation ensuring that those who serve ...

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ISS UK wins gold for its support of the armed forces

ISS UK has become one of the first FM organisations to receive an Armed Forces Covenant Employer Recognition Scheme gold award from the Ministry of Defence. The scheme recognises employers who actively support Defence and encourage organisations to adopt the same ...

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Emprise pledges support to helping the Armed Forces

Support services provider, Emprise Services plc has signed up to the Armed Forces Corporate Covenant, and demonstrated its commitment to the armed forces and helping ex-service personnel return back into civilian life. The company recognised that transitioning into civilian life ...

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