'It can be quite soul destroying': SSI employees still searching for work one year on
A year on from SSI UK’s liquidation and former steelworkers who are still suffering from the fallout attended a jobs fair today.
Dozens of former SSI workers were among the hundreds attending the event - one of several since the steelworks closed - at the Redcar Leisure and Community Heart.
By 1.45pm - three and a quarter hours after the doors opened - 224 people had come through the doors.
But with today’s event running until 4pm, many more job-seekers - including non-SSI workers - were expected to attend.
Companies attending include MGT Power, Carillion, NHS, EE, LMR, Husqvarna, BJP Care,... read more
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