#AmazingAccringtonare working in partnership with local businesses to host a Jobs and Apprenticeship Fair on Friday 28th Juneat Accrington Town Hall from 11 am – 4 pm, after a hugely successful event last year.
The Job’s fair will be opened by Camilla Ainsworth, formerly of The Apprentice and Graham Jones MP.
Camilla Ainsworth, from Blackburn, is a former law student who ditched wig for nuts. Camilla is a huge advocator for Women in Business and has conducted workshops to facilitate start-ups. In addition to running her nut M+LK empire, Camilla became the youngest ever finalist to battle it out to become Lord Sugar’s Apprentice on BBC ONE.
The event will be sponsored by Accrington and Rossendale College, Coach House, Studio Retail Ltd. Hyndburn Borough Council and Hyndburn Leisure Trust. With sponsors secured, plus plans to expand from inside Accrington Town Hall to include stalls on the Town Square, the event is set to be bigger and better than ever before.
Zahida Shamin, Event director for Amazing Accrington said:
“We are really pleased with all the support from local businesses, it’s a record turn-out for stalls this year and is something on offer for everyone, at every stage of their career. I urge anyone looking for a job, an apprenticeship or a career change to come on down and have a chat with some of the providers. It’s wonderful to see just how many roles are available locally.”
Businesses/providers attending the Job’s Fair include:
- Studio Retail Ltd.
- Coach House
- Accrington and Rossendale College
- Hyndburn Leisure Trust
- McMurrays Haulage
- East Lancashire Hospital Trust
- North Lancs Training Group
- Lancashire Police