Start your career in recruitment

  • January 6th, 2017
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Athona is looking for talented individuals to join our assessment day. Date: Thursday 23rd February Time: 10:30 – 16:30 Location: Athona Ltd. 1st Floor, Juniper House, Warley Hill Business Park, The Drive, Great Warley, Brentwood, Essex, CM13 3BE What should I expect from the assessment day? Group and individual exercises to assess your strengths Meet our knowledgeable […]

How have our apprentices found their time with Athona?

  • December 7th, 2016
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We recently teamed up with The Lightbulb to launch our apprenticeship scheme for ambitious young people looking to start their career in recruitment. The apprenticeship scheme is designed to offer school leavers the chance to learn a range of employable skills, including sales, administration and communication. Since the scheme started, we’ve had six apprentices join […]

Record number of students get university places on A-Level Results Day

  • August 18th, 2016
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Record numbers of students are celebrating getting a UK university place today. The proportion of A* and A grades was 25.8%, down by 0.1% on last year. The pass rate of 98.1% however, remained the same. UCAS say 424,000 places have been offered, which is an increase of 3% from last year’s results day. Thousands […]

Survey shows almost half of students think apprenticeships are mainly for men

  • July 27th, 2016
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The latest student community website in the UK, The Student Room, recently conducted a poll, asking 10,000 students about their options following A-levels, looking at apprenticeships, employments, gap years and going to university. The results found that only 11% of young people said they felt ‘fully informed’ about this training and career option, and a […]