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Cardiff chooses ELITE for confidential waste collections

Cardiff Council has appointed EPS as their new provider to dispose of more than 70,000kg of confidential waste it produces each year. Following a successful tender exercise, ELITE Paper Solutions, has been appointed to collect confidential waste documents from more than 75 sites throughout the city of Cardiff including schools, community hubs and Council offices. Cabinet Member for Finance, Modernisation and Performance, Cllr Chris Weaver, said: “We want to do business with organisations who share our principles around promoting social value and fair work practices, as well as ensuring our work aligns to the requirements of the Well-being of “Generations
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The return of Luke O’Neill!

It’s that time again, where we’d like to share a journey of one of our staff members, telling their story about working at ELITE. Our journey today is with Luke O’Neill, who originally joined ELITE back in 2015, being one of the first volunteers to walk through our doors. Luke was a shy individual, and came to us low on confidence. Quickly progressing into an important team member, Luke was given a 16-hour a week contract after just 6 weeks as a volunteer. In just a short space of time, we could see a massive improvement in Luke’s social skills
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Do you want to volunteer?

We’re currently offering numerous volunteering opportunities at ELITE Paper Solutions, and would love to hear from anyone interested in joining our team! Participants will be encouraged to take part in the many volunteering opportunities available at ELITE, which will aim to improve their confidence within the workplace & also build employment skills. Through the ‘New Opportunities Project’ you could access valuable work experience in the following areas; Warehouse – Sorting, shredding, bailing paper.Office – Answering the phone, data inputting, scheduling collections.Scanning – Preparing files, operating scanner, quality checks.Cleaning – General office cleaning, sweeping, hoovering floors. As a volunteer, the participants
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Meet Karen, our document sorter!

As we love good news stories here at ELITE, we thought it would be a good idea to share with the world some of the journey’s our staff have made with us. Every month, we’ll upload a new story about one of our staff members to our latest news page. We will also share the stories on our social media platforms, Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn. Our first journey will be with Karen Evans, our document sorter. Karen has been with ELITE for nearly two years and absolutely loves the job. When Karen first came to ELITE she was low on
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Traineeship Employer of the Year!

Back in October 2018, we were given the amazing news that we had been shortlisted as 1 of 3 finalists for the Traineeship Employer of the Year Award by PeoplePlus Cymru. The Awards were held at the National Assembly building in Cardiff Bay earlier this morning (6th Dec 2018). Following an introduction to some fantastic candidates and employees working throughout Wales, we were proudly awarded Traineeship Employer of the Year! Shane Tucker, who is now an important staff member at EPS, came to us around 18 months ago on a placement, following joint working with PeoplePlus Cymru and is now a paid
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