Should schools fill key roles with volunteers?

Should schools fill key roles with volunteers?

The cake sale, a tradition for generations – but now some cash-strapped schools are asking much more. Photograph: Alamy News that an academy trust founded by the Conservative peer Lord James O’Shaughnessy is advertising for unpaid volunteers to fill key roles in its two primary schools was met with disbelief and dismay by teachers earlier this month. The Floreat Education Academies Trust is looking for full-time and part-time volunteers to fill the jobs of finance assistant, office administrator and personal assistant to the chief executive, Janet Hilary, who was paid £128,768 in…

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Tallulah Farrow turned down 44 scholarship offers to pick Colorado

Tallulah Farrow turned down 44 scholarship offers to pick Colorado

Canberra tennis player Tallulah Farrow had 45 American coaches chasing her signature before she accepted a scholarship at Colorado University. It wasn’t a smooth process with Farrow making two whirlwind 48-hour trips to America to comply with NCAA rules, before she eventually chose the Buffaloes. Canberra tennis player Tallulah Farrow has secured a scholarship at Colorado University. CREDIT:SITTHIXAY DITTHAVONG The 17-year-old wants to follow fellow Canberran and “freak talent” Nick Kyrgios into the professional ranks after she graduates in four years. Farrow trains under Todd Larkham – the same junior coach as Kyrgios –…

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The Top 5 Job Hunting Tips to Follow This 2019

The Top 5 Job Hunting Tips to Follow This 2019

Many people consider the new year as the perfect opportunity to get a new job or change careers. It is a great time to explore other employment opportunities, to seek career advancement, or to test the waters in a different country. Following the usual, tried-and-tested job seeking strategies will give you a leg up as you start looking for work. However, this 2019, you can increase your chances of landing your dream job by following these additional tips: Target the right job and company Applying for a new job doesn’t…

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Correct, convincing email communication is key to millennials career

Correct, convincing email communication is key to millennials career

With the increasing popularity of text messages, WhatsApp and other social media platforms, email may not be considered important by the millennials (people born between the early 80s to late mid-2000s). However, email gains importance in the workplace. If millennials can master the aspect of business writing, they will give themselves the best possible chance to make significant headway in their lives and professional careers. Before we jump to list the tips for writing great emails, it might be worth understanding why emails have assumed the kind of importance they have….

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IOCL Recruitment 2019:Apply for 420 posts of technical, non-technical trade apprentices from today

IOCL Recruitment 2019:Apply for 420 posts of technical, non-technical trade apprentices from today

IOCL Recruitment 2019: Apply for 420 apprentices posts from today (Amit Bhargava) he Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL)has invited applications for 420 posts of technical, non-technical and technician trade apprentices under multiple trades for southern regions like Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, Karnataka, Kerala, Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. Candidates can visit the official website of IOCL at iocl.com/peoplecareers to apply for the posts. The online application begins today, January 18, 2019 and last date for the same is February 10, 2019. According to the official notification, candidates who have a diploma in engineering on…

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ONGC scholarship for SC, ST students: Check last date and eligibility criteria here

ONGC scholarship for SC, ST students: Check last date and eligibility criteria here

Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited is providing this financial assistance to the students of scheduled caste and scheduled tribe community who wish to pursue professional degree courses. Last date of application is January 21, 2019 The applying candidates must meet the following pointers to be eligible: Indian students studying in India are eligible for this scholarship The applicant must be the 1st year student of graduation studying engineering or MBBS courses 1st year student pursuing master’s degree in Geology, Geophysics or MBA is also eligible The applicant must have secured at…

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RBI Recruitment 2019: Job Openings in RBI for Junior Engineers, Starting Salary Rs 21,400

RBI Recruitment 2019: Job Openings in RBI for Junior Engineers, Starting Salary Rs 21,400

RBI Recruitment 2019 notice is out and the organization is looking to hire engineers from the Civil and Electrical disciplines, the online applications for which will be accepted until 27th January 2019 RBI Recruitment 2019 has begun and the premier organization is looking to hire engineers for several vacancies. The Reserve Bank of India is accepting applications for the jobs online, and the registrations for the same started on 7th January 2019 and will go on till 27th January 2019. The selection for the post will be based on an…

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Top career skills for 2019

Top career skills for 2019

The career trends that will define 2019 Whether looking for a new job or planning to stay put, here’s how you can embrace the changing workplace and evolving career approach in the coming year Have a knack for automation and data By Devashish Chakravarty Be it your current boss or your future hiring manager, both will value you more if you are comfortable with technology. Every firm’s outlook for 2019 includes increasing automation and going digital, so you can leverage automation to boost your output. You should be able to…

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Scholarships worth Rs2.79 lakh distributed

Scholarships worth Rs2.79 lakh distributed

As many as 100 poor and needy students were given merit-cum-means scholarships by the Senior Citizens’ Conclave at Nehru Sidhant Kendra on Saturday. Photo: Ashwani Dhiman Tribune News Service Ludhiana, January 12 Senior Citizen’s Conclave distributed merit-cum-means scholarships worth Rs2.79 lakh to 100 students from 12 girls’ colleges and one school on Saturday. Rakesh Bharti Mittal, chief patron of the conclave, distributed the scholarships. As many as 74 students of 12 women colleges of Ludhiana were awarded the SCC-Scholarship (Girls). It was started in 2006. As many as 13 students…

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UPSC Recruitment 2019: 358 new posts announced; Check eligibility, vacancy details; apply on upsconline.nic.in

UPSC Recruitment 2019: 358 new posts announced; Check eligibility, vacancy details; apply on upsconline.nic.in

UPSC Recruitment 2019: Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has issued a recruitment notification for 358 Medical officer, Assistant Professor, Scientist, Director and Senior Lecturer posts. UPSC Recruitment 2019: Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has issued a recruitment notification for 358 Medical officer, Assistant Professor, Scientist, Director and Senior Lecturer posts. The last date for submission of the application form for these posts is January 31, 2019. The applicants may apply in the prescribed format before the last date. The applicants have to follow the instruction given on the official notification while applying for…

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