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ProjX

ProjX, a new work awareness programme sponsored by Sellafield Ltd, and delivered by CfLP in partnership with Cumbrian business. The programme offers Year 10 students a week-long interactive work experience, which features a multi-disciplinary project working with a range of organisations within the nuclear supply chain. Student ‘employees’ come together to work on a business…

NEW Job Position – Non-Destructive Testing Instructor

Job Title: Non-Destructive Testing Instructor Job Reference: 220620-NDT We are looking for inspectors or tutors with at least a PCN Level 2 with 5 years’ experience or more in any of the following disciplines; MT, PT, RT, UT, WI. The Company Responsive Ltd is a group of specialist companies offering professional services including Non-Destructive Testing,…

Business School Partnership

The business school partnership is something that we take part in through BECBC. All of our staff are signed up to receive emails from the group to tell us when schools need help from businesses. This ranges from needing members on the school board to need help running STEM workshops. Many of our staff have…

Bright Stars Challenge

Bright stars challenge is all about raising the aspirations and confidence of Cumbria’s young people. Bright stars challenge is a competition for primary schools across Cumbria. The aim of the challenge is to teach children about leadership and entrepreneurship which we hope will help kids to develop and preserve their own creative confidence. Centre for…

Mentoring Circles

https://www.in-cumbria.com/news/17892966.unemployment-rises-cumbria/ Responsive Training Services was approached by Allerdale & Copeland Job Centre Plus to be involved in a scheme that they wanted to run called “Mentoring Circles”. The idea of this course was to help young unemployed people gain some skills that could help them into potential employment. Our Operations Director Mathew was given free…

Whitehaven Amateurs FC

Responsive have sponsored local children’s football teams for many years now. We have supported both girls’ and boys’ teams from the ages of under 7’s to under 14’s. We currently sponsor Whitehaven Amateur’s Under 12’s boy’s teams – we have now sponsored this team for 5 years . And we actually employee one of the…

Dream Placement Programme

Dream placement is a scheme ran by Centre for Leadership Performance for 16-18-year-old school and college pupils. It gives students an insight into the world of work by matching them with a Cumbrian “Host” employer. Responsive Ltd have now been involved in Dream Placement as a host company for a couple of years. We enjoy…

Gareth’s 70 Mile Challenge in aid of Calderwood House

While lockdown has been hard and difficult for a lot of people, Gareth McNally is using the opportunity to do some good. Gareth, who is Operations Director for Responsive NDT at Lillyhall, has set himself the challenge of running 70 miles by covering five miles a day for fourteen consecutive days as his local exercise.…

Responsive NDT Employee Qualification Quadruple in Radiography

Recently, Responsive NDT based at our Lillyhall facility has had a course running for our apprentices that are studying radiography PCN Level 2, as part of their NVQ Level 3. All 4, Lisa Grears, Gary Linford, Ellis Selkirk and Rikki Tweedie have been studying within the workplace and in their own time, for an NVQ…