Businesses facing all-time difficult battle to recruit staff

Oct 14, 2021 - City AM

Nine out of ten hotel and catering firms struggled to recruit in the third quarter, as hospitality bosses have called for government intervention.

Pub bosses are struggling to find chefs while nightclubs have found it hard to recruit door staff.

There have been calls in the hospitality sector for a Covid Recovery Visa to help businesses fill vacancies with overseas workers as they recover from pandemic measures.

Six in ten firms overall attempted to recruit in the quarter, the ...