News and Updates from FWA
18-24th May 2020 marks #mentalhealthawarenessweek in the UK. For many of us, not only are lockdown restrictions meaning us finding our new way of life in our personal surroundings, but finding a “new norm” in working from home. To some this can lead to feeling isolated and having to adapt to less interaction with colleagues.
Whether you are feeling anxious, stressed or isolated, it’s important to know that there is help and support available. If reaching out to your inner circle makes you uncomfortable, there are online resources available through the NHS at https://www.breathingspace.scot/, as well as through mental health charities, including our charity partner YOUNG MINDS https://youngminds.org.uk/.
I joined FWA in 2015 as a recruitment consultant and my main focus is on placing junior level lawyers as well as providing advice on firms, salaries and future career prospects. It is satisfying to help junior level lawyers achieve their first role as an NQ and sometimes in an area of law or location […]
COVID-19 We appreciate that this is a very uncertain and challenging time for us all. FWA has recently invested in excellent IT and infrastructure allowing our small team, some of whom already work remotely, to work between home and office. We are putting the well-being of our people, our families, and our communities at the […]
In honour of International Women’s Day this weekend, we would like to recognise our own international woman, Managing Director Frasia. An accountant by profession, Frasia Wright has been involved in legal recruitment since 1988. Having also worked in both New York and London, she is today recognised as having the longest track record in Scottish […]