erecruitment solutions combats IT skills shortage with Informatics CTEC Monday 18 December 2000 PDF Print erecruitment solutions plc, the vacancy and human resource management software provider, has signed a deal with the UK’s largest IT training organization, Informatics CTEC, to provide the job seekers and providers that register on the erecruitment.com site with a ten per cent discount on all Informatics CTEC IT courses. Glenn Smith, Chief Executive of erecruitment solutions explains "Research tells us that around 5,000 IT courses are booked per day in the UK. The IT skills shortage is well documented and has become a very real problem for UK industry. Training is critical for bridging this skills gap, but high costs can often make this prohibitive for the individual or the smaller company. We’ve incorporated this offer into our site to allow our job seekers to increase their value to their potential employers, and to help our job providers benefit from a trained and skilled workforce." erecruitment.com members can join the 150,000 people a year that are trained by Informatics CTEC in an extensive range of courses from elementary ‘Internet Skills’ to the more advanced 'Network Skills' and 'Windows 2000' courses, simply by registering on http://www.erecruitment.com Notes to Editors erecruitment solutions plc provides a totally web-based internet recruitment service and vacancy management system. Future products include Tellerecruitment, which allows off-line access to erecruitment solutions’ unique matching technology and www.ercontracts.com, an on-line administrative support system for in-house human resources professionals. Informatics CTEC is the United Kingdom operation of Informatics Holdings Ltd, listed on the Singapore stock market, and a world-leading provider of IT training and education services. Informatics CTEC employs over 300 staff at training locations throughout the country - Birmingham, Bristol, Coventry, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Leeds, London (EC4 and EC2) and Manchester. CTEC was founded in 1980 and became part of the international Informatics group in 1998. Informatics CTEC is a Lotus Authorised Technical Education Centre, Microsoft Certified Technical Education Centre and Novell Authorised Education Centre. The company recently won the Institute of IT Training’s Millennium Award for Training Project of the Year, for its work in developing the IT skills of The Highways Agency. For further information Lucy Freeman: PR Officer erecruitment solutions plc 020 7613 7669 Karen Best: Marketing Programmes Manager Informatics CTEC 0161 932 1424 This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of erecruitment solutions in the following categories: Consumer Technology, Personal Finance, Business & Finance, Computing & Telecoms, for more information visit https://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.