Jersey Chamber of Commerce News

  • Jun 13, 2019
    Festival of Learning
    Islanders interested in changing career, learning something new or starting a hobby are encouraged to attend a series of free events next week.
  • Jun 12, 2019
    States Assembly ‘Are you related?’ Appeal
    The States Assembly, Jersey’s parliament, has this weekend launched its ‘Are you related?’ appeal as part of its celebrations to mark 100 years since some women were allowed to vote in Jersey.
  • Jun 10, 2019
    Chief Minister’s Statement on Teachers’ Pay
    The States Employment Board has today agreed proposals to end the dispute with the two teaching unions, NASUWT and NEU, following months of negotiations.
  • Jun 05, 2019
    School Funding Review is Announced
    An independent review of school funding is to be carried out, following approval of a £250,000 contingency bid by the Treasury Minister.
  • Jun 04, 2019
    New Pay Offer Made to Teachers
    The States Employment Board today made a revised pay offer to teachers in government-funded schools, in order to seek a settlement to the 2018-20 pay round and thereby bring an end to the current disputes.
  • May 29, 2019
    Youth Justice Review Published
    Significant changes in Jersey’s Youth Justice System have resulted in substantial reductions in the number of young people entering the criminal justice system for the first time, a new report today reveals.
  • May 23, 2019
    Jersey Library Celebrates 30 Years in Halkett Place
    This Saturday, Jersey Library will celebrate thirty years at Halkett Place following its opening on the 25 May 1989 by her Majesty the Queen.
  • May 13, 2019
    Consultation on Vision for Post-16 Education
    Islanders can have their say on a government strategy for developing post-16 education to ensure Jersey has the right skill sets for the future.
  • May 10, 2019
    Budding Engineers Showcase their Designs
    Nearly 700 schoolchildren will have their engineering solutions and ideas judged by a panel of construction and design professionals next week, as part of a national competition that aims to inspire budding engineers.
  • Apr 17, 2019
    Press Release - New Skills Fund Launched
    The Jersey Chamber of Commerce Skills Fund, sponsored by Grant Thornton, is launched today (Wednesday 17th April 2019).
  • Apr 16, 2019
    Press Release: Ongoing Teachers Strike
    Chamber Response to Ongoing Teachers Strike
  • Apr 04, 2019
    Growing our understanding of Rural Culture
    Schools in Jersey have had the opportunity to meet representatives from the agriculture and horticulture industries, from Jersey and the UK, to gain a deeper understanding of the island’s rural culture.