About Brighton & Hove
Brighton's location has made it a popular destination for tourists, renowned for its diverse communities, quirky shopping areas, large cultural, music and arts scene and its large LGBT population, leading to its recognition as the "unofficial gay capital of the UK". Brighton attracted 7.5 million day visitors in 2015/16 and 4.9 million overnight visitors and is the most popular seaside destination in the UK for overseas tourists. Brighton has also been called the UK's "hippest city", and "the happiest place to live in the UK.
Jurys Inn Brighton Waterfront benefits from its own entrance at the front of hotel in the right corner and is located just a few minutes from the Pier, and fifteen minutes from the train station on foot
At our Brighton hotel we have nine function rooms, with space for anywhere between 8 and 300 delegates. So whether you’re hosting a meeting, running a training session or presenting to the board, our business facilities - complete with free Wi-Fi, air conditioning, and LCD projector and screen - are always second-to-none.
Jobseeker InformationJobseekers that we attract can include anyone from school leavers, graduates, people who have been made redundant and those who are just generally unemployed and looking to get back into work. They will be from the ages of 16-65.
Size of StandThe stand itself is 2m x 1m and there is plenty of room behind and to the sides to put any pop-up banners you may want to use, power will be provided on the day, and there's plenty of space in front of the stand to talk too all the candidates on the day.
Number of staff neededYou can bring as many staff members as you want to man your stand in Brighton. The majority of companies in the past have brought 2-3 people.
How we promote this event
- Press adverts in the Argus.
- Social media campaigns on Facebook and Twitter.
- Local Job Centre Plus engagement.
- Promoted through local colleges and universities.
- Promoted on www.brightonandhovejobs.co.uk through wesbite advertising and e-shots.
- Promoted to local job clubs.
- Any additional extras e.g. press releases, radio interviews, posters and flyers in libraries, councils etc.
Sectors/Industries that attendBusinesses that attend are from a variation of sectors. Sectors can include those from sales, retail, healthcare, engineering, manufacturing, apprenticeships, education, fostering, security, finance, training, and so on.
How to set up your stand
previous Brighton & Hove customers
“There is always a good attendance and quality of people at all these Job Fairs” – Gatwick Airport, 08/02/2017.
“Repeatedly a good source of candidates walking through. Aaron from The Job Fairs was extremely helpful and the quality of people was excellent” – Panserve, 08/02/2017.
“We have had an excellent response from those attending today. The location was great and Aaron was particularly helpful, always there to support us throughout.” – Health Education England, 08/02/2017.
“Been a good day – lots of footfall! This is great way to meet people and not have to read 200 CVs!” – Xoom Talk, 08/02/2017.
“Really good Jobs Fair, very successful” – Nurse Plus, 08/02/2017.
“Well promoted and at a great location. We also had plenty of space to operate our stand and there were a lot of people who attended in our specific market segment.” – Hove College, 08/02/2017.
Previous Brighton & Hove Events
Brighton Jobs Fair - 8th February 2017
Brighton Jobs Fair - 21st June 2017
Brighton Jobs Fair - 6th September 2017