Employers looking to recruit in Cherwell.
1st October 2016: Catering and Service Staff needed for Lucabuca - a unique pop-up service @ Bicester Village
Lucabuca is growing and we are looking for new team members to work in our unique Bicester Village Pop-Up!
Lucabuca has already gained a reputation for providing superb pizza using fresh, ingredients sourced from the best Italian & local British producers. Our handmade dough is proved for 24 hours, following a traditional recipe and method that we were taught on our travels in Italy.
We offer traditional artisan pizzas similar to the ones found all over Naples and the surrounding areas of Italy, cooked to order in a wood fired oven from our bright red, beautifully converted, red horse box.
We want high energy, friendly people, interested in food and enthusiastic about pizza! Some hospitality experience is preferred but if you have the right attitude we can train you.
If this sounds like something you'd relish, then email your CV to email@example.com. We can't wait to hear from you!
You can also learn more about Lucabuca and how we got our name, discover our delicious pizza menus and see the other exciting ways in which you can enjoy our food, including at the Bicester pop-up, by visiting our website at www.lucabuca.co.uk.
29 September 2016: Employment Opportunity at Shred on Site Ltd
Shred on Site have opened a new branch near Bicester and have a position for a CLASS 2 driver.
This is a customer facing role which requires an enthusiastic person to deliver exceptional service to an expanding business.
The ideal candidate will live locally and have good knowledge of Oxfordshire, Northamptonshire and Buckinghamshire.
A good level of conversational English is a must and a successful candidate will be DBS checked as part of the job vetting.
An attractive package is available with a basic of 28K plus bonus.
Hours of work are Monday - Friday 45 hours per week, with some overtime required from time to time.
20 days annual leave plus Bank holidays
Please email any interest with an up to date CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
26 September 2016: DPD BICESTER - NEW DEPOT, NEW EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES!
As the UK's leading parcel delivery business, operating on a UK wide basis, you'll no doubt have seen our vans on the road. We have over 40 years behind us and know what makes our operation tick - fantastic people and amazing service, delivered via state of the art technology to ensure an incredible customer experience. And that's why we're so successful.
We have some exciting new opportunities available based at our new Bicester depot. We need full-time, permanent Collection & Delivery Drivers and Depot Operatives.
As a Collection & Delivery Driver with DPD you'll be the face of the company, responsible for:
- Making multi-drop deliveries in and around the local area
- Working to time critical deadlines and set collection times
- Ensuring we provide a service to customers' that is second to none
- Keeping & maintaining regular records & journey details
Reliable, enthusiastic and able to deliver when the pressure is on, you should have:
- Good communication skills, a can do attitude and customer focused approach
- The ability to prioritise and work on your own initiative when under pressure
- Prior multi-drop driving experience would be beneficial, but full training is available
- A clean licence and some basic administration skills would be preferred
Operating on a 7-day a week basis, this post will require a commitment to Saturday and Sunday working.
As a depot operative your key responsibilities will be:
- To handle parcels within the specified parcel definition, either manually or mechanically as directed by the Shift Manager
- To use the available equipment to complete security checks
- To ensure that available equipment is in full working order and report any faults if required
- To monitor and prevent damage to goods and to inform a Shift Manager where damage is identified
- To monitor and prevent damage to vehicles and machinery and to inform a Shift Manager where damage is identified
- To implement the Health and Safety Policy, ensuring and maintaining a safe working environment at all times
- To implement the Security Policy ensuring and maintaining a secure passage of goods for the customer
- Carry out such other duties as may reasonably be requested by the Management or the Shift Manager
We're growing at a rapid rate, which means you can look forward to a secure and rewarding future with great development opportunities in an increasingly successful and expanding company.
DPD actively promotes its Dignity at Work Policy.
For more information about DPD and these vacancies and to apply, please go to https://careers.dpd.co.uk/vacancies/vacancy-search-results.aspx
CLOSING DATE: 30 September 2016
20 September 2016: Explore careers and Apprenticeships with the NHS at two open events in October
The National Health Service (NHS) offers a huge range of exciting and challenging opportunities for people who are passionate about making a difference. With so many different careers on offer, there is a job for you no matter what your interests, skills or qualifications.
There are two NHS Trusts in Oxfordshire covering different services within the NHS:
- Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust consists of four hospitals: the Churchill Hospital, John Radcliffe Hospital and Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in Oxford and the Horton General Hospital in Banbury.
- Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust provides physical, mental health and social care for people of all ages across Oxfordshire. Their services are delivered at community bases, hospitals, clinics and in people's homes.
Both are holding recruitment events this October to help you find out all about career pathways and Apprenticeships in the NHS and what opportunities there are available locally with each Trust. Oxfordshire Apprenticeships will be there too, with general info and advice about Apprenticeships.
Visit Oxfordshire Apprenticeship for further details about these exciting events and to find out more about other great Apprenticeship opportunities.
Jobs in the Care sector
There are very many opportunities to use your experience, skills and caring approach to others in a variety of settings across the Banbury and Bicester area. Why not check out the organisations listed below and discover the different roles and flexible opportunities they can currently offer? Don't worry if you feel you don't have the precise experience you think is required - the employer will be delighted to chat with you about the kind of person that would suit these roles. You could just be what they're looking for!
Cherwell Care - At Cherwell Care we are dedicated to providing the best care and support for our clients in the comfort of their own home. Our care programmes are tailor made and personalized so that every client receives as much or as little attention as they want.
As a team member we expect compassion, dedication, enthusiasm and passion. Flexibility and great time keeping are an essential quality. We are always looking for Carers who feel they can add to our excellent service. If you are not a qualified carer but have a keen passion for helping others then we want to hear from you.
For more information about current vacancies and to apply, please visit the employment pages of our website here http://www.cherwellcare.co.uk/employment/, call us on 01869 243839 or call in to our offices at 50 Bucknell Road, Bicester OX26 2DG.
Home Instead - Specialising in non-medical care of older people in their own homes, helping people remain at home where they're most happy while giving their families the freedom to relax in the knowledge that their loved ones are in excellent hands. Use the following contact details to find out more;
· For the North Oxfordshire branch in Deddington call 01295 237237 or visit http://www.homeinstead.co.uk/northoxfordshire
· For the Oxford branch based in Kidlington call 01865 841362 or visit http://www.homeinstead.co.uk/oxford
LifeCarers - Do you love working with people? We are recruiting people just like you to join our client support teams caring for people living in their own homes in situations such as dementia, rehabilitation and loneliness.
At LifeCarers we know great care comes from hiring great people who share our passion for quality care and putting clients first. Our care teams are committed, caring and reliable and they deserve our commitment in return. This is why we offer full and part-time guaranteed working hour contracts to all our carers (subject to availability and the usual pre-employment checks).
Call the Cherwell Branch on 01295 675071 to find out more or visit here to see details of current vacancies and apply http://www.lifecarers.co.uk/careers/jobs/
Day and Nightcare Assistance - We are looking for people who are passionate about people, treating them with dignity, providing care to the highest standard, and adding a touch of sunshine to their day. If you are trustworthy, reliable, happy to work on your own initiative and, preferably, have access to transport then we'd love to hear from you.
If you would like to join our team, please visit here http://www.danacare.co.uk/join-our-team/ and either fill-in our online application form, download & print the PDF application form, email email@example.com or get in touch with our Banbury office at 13 Market Place, Banbury, OX16 5LG, Tel: 01295 252 277: our staff will be delighted to tell you more.
12 September 2016: Hunt Bespoke Kitchens and Interiors Ltd
Vacancies - Kitchen Fitter, Kitchen Fitter's Assistant and Junior Kitchen Designer
Due to further expansion we are looking to appoint a full-time Kitchen Fitter and a full-time Kitchen Fitters Assistant to join our team, based near Brackley, fitting our hand built wooden kitchens and furniture.
Kitchen Fitter - The ideal candidate will represent the Hunt Bespoke brand in a courteous and profession manner and maintain excellent standards of workmanship:
• Taking responsibility for the installation of our kitchens and furniture
• Managing each fit by taking responsibility for the management of time and resources on site.
• Managing the Fitters Assistant and others whilst on site.
Kitchen Fitter's Assistant - The ideal candidate will have some experience of kitchen fitting and woodworking skills and will report to the Senior Fitter.
Essential attributes for both roles:
• A thoroughly professional and positive approach to work
• Excellent attention to detail
• Sound communication skills
• A full clean driving licence (use of a shared company van)
• The ability to deliver a first class finish within agreed timescales
The majority of our clients live within 50 miles of our Bloxham, Oxfordshire showroom; occasionally, fits are further afield, therefore some flexibility is needed.
Salary is dependent upon skills and experience.
Required experience for both roles:
• Kitchen fitting and woodworking skills: 1 year
• Required licence or certification:
• Driving licence.
We are also looking for a talented, enthusiastic individual to join our small, vibrant office located in Bloxham as a Junior Kitchen Designer, in a full range of design, project managing and administrative duties. You will need to be flexible and thoroughly professional; confident in dealing with our clients both in the showroom, on site and over the telephone. The successful applicant will also be required to have the ability to manage multiple tasks and work on their own initiative with exceptional attention to detail.
Ideally educated to A level/degree level with at least 2 years' experience in a customer service, design and office environment. High proficiency with business software (Microsoft Office) and CAD are essential.
Hours of work: 37 ½ hours per week, to include every other Saturday (with a day off in the week, Wednesday, when working a Saturday). Monday - to Friday 9am to 5pm ; Saturday 9am to 4pm.
Salary range: £18k + dependent upon experience.
· Kitchen design min 1 year. CAD, Office and Customer services 1 year.
· Required licence or certification
· Drivers Licence
To apply for any of the above jobs, please send your CV to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Only those who fulfil the requirements will be contacted by Hunt Bespoke Kitchens directly. If you have not received a response within 5 working days, then you have not been successful on this occasion.
Hunt Bespoke Kitchens & Interiors Ltd - Bespoke Kitchen Makers and Joiners, Showroom: High Street, Bloxham, OX15 4LT.
7 September 2016: Brandon Trust - Support Workers, Permanent and casual, Full & part-time
Opportunities in Banbury, Bicester, Chalgrove, Hook Norton and Chipping Norton
Want to find out more? Come along and meet us at the Job Fairs in September; we'll be in Banbury on Wednesday 14th and in Bicester on Wednesday 28th.
£15,294 - £17,195 pa pro rata (perm rate) + benefits + full training
£7.20 - £8.11 p/h (casual rate)
Joining Brandon Trust as a Support Worker is truly rewarding; you'll empower individuals to realise their dreams. We're a charity that supports people with learning disabilities and autism to live a life of freedom with fewer limitations.
We offer a wide range of benefits and our Choices employment contract gives you the freedom to tailor some benefits to suit your needs. For those new to Social Care we offer full training and support to gain professional qualifications including a Diploma in Health and Social Care.
Some of our roles in Oxfordshire involve supporting several individuals who share a home, whilst others involve supporting people in registered care homes. Each day is often very different depending on whom you're supporting. In their homes your day could include supporting with household tasks, personal care, medication or finances. In the community you might be supporting people to socialise, attend day centres or access employment, sporting or education opportunities for example, if that's what they want to do.
You'll need to be compassionate, love working with people and able to build professional relationships based on trust, respect and consideration. You'll need to be flexible around shift and weekend work as many roles include a 24/7 rota. With many roles it will be highly desirable or essential that you have a full driving licence, and are able and willing to use your own vehicle on business (for which mileage expenses will be paid).
For more information and to apply visit Brandon Trust
Successful applicants will require an enhanced DBS check.
We are an Equal Opportunities employer and welcome applicants from all sections of the community.
1 September 2016: Customer Assistant - MARKS & SPENCER BANBURY
Marks and Spencer Banbury and M40 Gateway stores are recruiting for both temporary and permanent Customer Assistants roles with various shift patterns available.
For further information and details of how to apply please go to: Marks and Spencer careers
1 September 2016: Do you want to change the world? Be a member of an award winning business? Work with motivated and inspiring people? Great! So do we!
We're HelloFresh, the UK's number 1 recipe box service. Every week, we send thousands of people recipes, together with a box of perfectly portioned ingredients to make those recipes come to life. More than a company; we are a group of fiercely passionate foodies, on a mission to shake up the UK cooking scene. In short, we're on a mission to change the way people eat and cook, forever.
We are currently recruiting for full-time Warehouse Operatives for our new site in Banbury, north Oxfordshire, As a Warehouse Operative, you'll be responsible for monitoring goods in and out, as well as general warehouse duties. You'll be able to work closely alongside the Inventory Manager, ensuring everything in the warehouse is located in the correct location.
For more information about HelloFresh and to see details of the vacancies and apply, please see HelloFresh
We look forward to hearing from you!
1 September 2016: Marks and Spencer - recruiting for Customer Assistants
Memorable in-store experiences start with our Customer Assistants. They're the ones who keep customers happy, shelves stocked, tills manned and displays looking beautiful. Join the team and show us what service with a smile really looks like.
We are currently recruiting for a variety of temporary and permanent Customer Assistant roles at our Banbury town centre and Banbury Gateway stores. To find out more about the range of jobs on offer this autumn and to apply visit Marks and Spencer careers in Banbury
24 August 2016: Apprentice Personal Assistant (PA) - Webmart, Bicester
Want to start your Business Administration apprenticeship working at the top level? The Executive Assistant to the CEO at Webmart is looking for an Apprentice PA. Webmart is a local company and a finalist and winner at the 2016 Cherwell Business Awards. So if you think you can tackle anything from opening post to organising adventures take a further look and find out more about Webmart and the exciting opportunity that awaits you - visit Find Apprenticeships Service
Closing date: 18 September 2016
11 August 2016: Exciting Apprenticeship opportunity - Distinct Estate Agents, Bloxham nr. Banbury
IMPACT Apprenticeships are seeking out a confident individual to gain a Business Administration Apprenticeship qualification, whilst working alongside a busy team of Sales and Lettings Negotiators working in a business centre close to Banbury.
This growing business is located in a superb managed services office with full reception, café, gym and free parking. The business is looking to take on an Apprentice who would relish a busy work place where the client is the key focus. along with efficiency, attention to detail and the ability to work in a face paced environment with quick turn-around times is essential.
This varied support role offers a fantastic opportunity for an individual looking to start a career in within the fast and highly competitive property market. You will be dealing with clients and customers so excellent customer service skills is key for this position. You will be working towards your Level 2 in Business Administration with future progression and potential employment opportunities available for the successful applicant.
For further details and to apply please visit http://www.impactapprenticeships.co.uk/jobs/view/-2/
4 August 2016: Full-time Print Finishers required by Henry Stone Ltd, Banbury
Do you have the drive, enthusiasm and experience to contribute to the success of a high-profile and well established local printing company?
Are you skilled in any of these following areas, with a minimum of two years' trade experience?
Then this is your chance to join the team at Henry Stone Ltd. as a skilled print finisher working in the busy bindery department.
To apply, visit Indeed.co.uk here and submit your CV;
Would you like to work for the council?
Cherwell is a busy district council in a beautiful rural area. Its main centres of population are Banbury, Bicester and Kidlington. We now share a joint management team with South Northamptonshire council and we advertise vacancies on their behalf too.
We have a comprehensive range of pay and benefits which includes competitive salaries, excellent holiday and leave arrangements, flexible working hours, pension scheme, relocation scheme, childcare voucher scheme and an on-going commitment to your training and development.
Vacancies are listed here.
The Employment Shop at Activate Learning
The Employment Shop is Activate Learning's on-line resource on which to find local employment vacancies, apprenticeships, volunteering opportunities and local recruitment events. To find further details and for more useful careers, training and employment advice and guidance, visit their website here: https://sites.google.com/site/bicesteractingclasses/-employment-shop-at-activate-learning/home
Activate Learning runs Banbury and Bicester College.
Retail jobs in Castle Quay
Please follow this link for a number of retail jobs in Castle Quay, Banbury: http://castlequay.co.uk/search?q=Jobs
SIA Security Guards jobs
If you are an SIA licensed Security Guard seeking work, call 01295 275073 or visit the website of Thames Security to see details of the very latest vacancies in and around Banbury and Bicester:
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