Tags: Seasonal staff

6,000 Christmas jobs still unfilled as demand soars

A new study from job search engine Adzuna.co.uk has revealed over 6,000 Christmas jobs are still available in the UK, an impressive 50% increase on last year, as employers struggle to cope with the festive rush. The big British Retailers are hiring almost 5% extra staff this winter, amounting to thousands of temporary roles flooding…

UK Retailers Expect Bullish Christmas, But Rein In Seasonal Hiring

* High street giants expect to maintain or improve YoY Christmas sales * Majority do not plan to hire more temporary staff * Pay for Christmas workers to lag behind inflation * Staff engagement top priority to ensure consistent service The UK’s major high street retailers are optimistic about the festive season, with the significant…