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Employers looking to recruit in Cherwell.
Sainsbury's Bicester currently have vacancies for groceries online delivery drivers.
They are recruiting for 3 x 39 hour vacancies, 1 x 32 hour and 1 x 16 hour weekend vacancy.
Technical requirements for the role are:
• Applicants must be over 21;
• Applicants must possess a full UK driving licence for a minimum of 3 years;
• There must be no more than six points currently on the driving licence; and
• Applicants must not have been banned from driving for any reason within the last 10 years.
Drivers typically work a varied, flexible shift pattern based around a combination of early and late shifts, with early shifts starting at 7am and the latest finish time being 11pm. A minimum of an 11 hour gap is maintained between shifts. We are able to accommodate restrictions upon availability provided that candidates are able to offer their contracted hours plus an additional or alternative 50% hours availability i.e. for a 39 hour vacancy, applicants must be able to offer 59 hours availability across the week to reflect the varying shift patterns. Drivers typically receive a minimum of one weekend in four off.
Full training, including AA Drivetech driving training is provided.
In return, they offer:
• £7.83 per hour with all breaks paid;
• Company sick pay;
• Six weeks paid holiday per year;
• A contributory company pension scheme;
• Colleague discount following six months' service;
• Sharesave and share purchase plans;
• Staff social association giving discounts off a range of event tickets, days out and social activities.
All vacancies can be found on www.sainsburys.jobs Applicants will need to enter their home postcodes and confirm that they are over 18. They will then see a list of vacancies. Those interested in applying to be an online driver will also see more information about the role and the activities of a typical day.
Countrywide are currently looking to recruit for their brand new store opening soon in Banbury.
Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to develop your skills and passion for rural life in a growing company that cares about continually developing your skills and gives you great opportunities to progress? Countrywide - the UK's leading supplier of products, advice and services for the rural community - are seeking friendly and enthusiastic individuals for the following roles:
- Retail sales assistant
- Agricultural specialist
- Gardening specialist
- Store pet specialist
- Store equine specialist
If you are interested in a competitive salary and excellent benefits and joining an industry leading business with exciting plans for the future at the brand new Banbury store, please contact email@example.com or visit www.countrywidefarmers.co.uk
Day and Nightcare Assistance
Day and Nightcare Assistance in Banbury are seeking a home support worker.
• Full-time and part-time hours to suit all needs; care visits take place between 0700 - 2200
• Waking nights available 2200-0700
• Live in carer placements
Carers will be looking after clients with varying needs, some of whom may have just been discharged from Oxfordshire NHS Hospitals. They offer great rates of pay, generous mileage allowance, an excellent training and induction programme and the opportunity for career progression as well as further qualifications in the health and social care field. Car drivers are preferred but not essential.
For an application form, call 01295 252 277 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Tibbetts Group are seeking to recruit:
Customer Service Administrator, Polish speaking. Full time, permanent basis.
You will be responsible for:
- Responding to all sales enquiries and order requests quickly and efficiently
- Ensuring all orders are on entered onto the database within 15 minutes of receiving
- Ensuring all customers receive an order acknowledgment for their purchase order
- Ensuring all customer purchase orders are stored against the sales order
- Ensuring all true lost sales are recorded on the database
- Ensuring all delivered stock is allocated within 30 minutes of arrival and relevant Warehouse Team Leader briefed
- Printing and posting customer invoices
- Managing the supply chain by working with Purchasing and Warehousing/Logistics to ensure service level and backorder targets are met
- Proactively calling customers with weekly/monthly offers as supplied by the Sales/Marketing Team
You must be/have:
- Fluent Polish speaking skills
- Happy to travel internationally with the sales team to translate if required
- Willing to participate in daily Heads up meetings'
- Able to ensure customer delivery requests are completed before goods sent
- Able to reach and maintain an overall service level score that meets the targets
- Able to call Customer Service account customers per month (proactive calling)
- Personable and welcoming
- Able to drive, due to location
- Experience of working within a customer service role
Please send in a CV to Sue Griffiths, Tibbetts Group, Vantage Business Park, Bloxham Road, Banbury, OX16 9UX. For any other vacancies please take a look at our website: www.tibbettsgroup.co.uk
North Oxfordshire Apprenticeship Fair
Busting the Myths about Apprenticeships
North Oxfordshire Academy, in partnership with Oxfordshire Apprenticeships and local schools, will be hosting an Apprenticeship Fair on Thursday 12th March from 6.30-8.30pm. The event takes place during National Apprenticeship Week and gives young people and their families the perfect opportunity to find out all about Apprenticeships and meet over 30 local businesses and training providers who offer them. They'll also get the chance to ask any questions of Apprenticeships experts and chat with Apprentices about their experiences.
There will be information on how to apply for apprenticeship vacancies available for anyone who's looking to start an apprenticeship, as well as general information for those wanting to find out more as they start to consider their career options.
The event also gives local businesses the opportunity to meet the local talent pool and showcase the opportunities they have to offer young people. With around 250 visitors expected, the event is a fantastic way to bring employers and future employees together.
For further details, see the flyer at the side or email email@example.com
Sanctuary are holding open days at their nursing & residential care home in Yarnton on 5th March. The event will run from 10am through to 4pm and they are looking to recruit:
- Care assistants (days & nights) - £7.55-7.95 ph
- Weekend receptionist - 13 hrs - 8.29ph
- Domestic assistants (36 or 24 or 16 hrs pw) - £6.70-7.97 ph
Telephone: 0845 543 6377 (Option 4) and ask for the care recruitment team. Alternatively, call into the open day at Yarnton Residential and Nursing Home, Rutten Lane, Yarnton, OX5 1LW
An exciting opportunity to put BICESTER on the map! Bicester Vision is a unique private/public sector partnership, chaired by the private sector, that seeks to deliver strategies for the growing economy and community of Bicester - recently designated as a future Garden Town.
The town is therefore poised for a major period of expansion which will transform the town and promote economic development.
Bicester Vision Partnership Manager
£40,000 per annum based on 37 hour week + benefits (fixed term until 28th Feb 2017)
The Bicester Vision stakeholders are looking for a "Champion" to work alongside them to prepare and deliver strategies that will support the growing economy and community of Bicester. This is a post supported by all three tiers of local government in Bicester and major stakeholders from the private sector. As the public face of Bicester Vision, you will be responsible for promoting Bicester widely, engaging with the community on key Partnership initiatives and actively promoting and developing the role of the Partnership.
You will have extensive experience in the marketing or communications industry or in a community management role. Experience of securing project funding and successful management of multi agency project working are also essential. You will be an excellent communicator, good net worker, self-starter and educated to degree level or equivalent in a relevant subject.
The post will be based in Bicester and the successful candidate will report to the board through the chairman. For an informal discussion about this post, please contact Adrian Shooter firstname.lastname@example.org or Karen Curtin on 0300 0030202 and visit the website: www.bicestervision.co.uk
Closing Date: Noon on 25th February 2015. Interview Date: Tuesday 3rd March 2015. You will be expected to prepare a 15 minute presentation as part of the process.
This postholder will be employed by Ngage Solutions Limited (www.ngagesolutions.co.uk). Ngage is an innovative not-for-profit deliverer of publicly funded services and economic development projects. We develop and deliver a wide range of projects that aim to add value to the economic landscape, to 'make markets' and to improve people's lives.
For a job specification, application form and to apply visit www.ngagesolutions.co.uk/about/careers/ or email email@example.com with a covering letter and CV or write to HR Department, Ngage Solutions Ltd, The Saunderton Estate, Wycombe Road, Saunderton, Bucks HP14 4BF.
No agencies please.
We are an equal opportunities employer. We welcome all applications regardless of nationality, ethnic or national origin, sex, disability, sexual orientation, age, religion or belief which will be accepted and reviewed solely on merit.
Part-time school bus driver required.
c. £7,469 per annum, plus benefits
Hours: 20 per week, 6.30 to 8.30 a.m. and 6.00 to 8 p.m. Monday to Friday.
The appointee will be responsible for one minibus route carrying out morning and afternoon pick-ups and drop-offs of pupils on specified routes. Duties include, collecting pupils on designated points on minibus route in the morning and return them to drop off points in the evening according to the timetable prepared by the Transport Manager. Liaising with parents of pupils on a day to day basis by telephone and complying with school's Road Transport Policy and carrying out other transport related duties specified by the Transport Manager.
Cleaning operative required: Rate of pay £8.50 per hour. Working 5 hours per week. 1 hour per day - Monday to Friday.
Experience preferred, but not essential. Training available and uniform will be provided.
To apply for this position please call David Tomlins on 07921 694123 or the recruitment line on 0844 225 1118
The Event Business
The Event Business requires a warehouse/stores manager. Part/flexible hours up to 30 hours per week to help with stock control - in & out goods. Must have clean fork-lift and driving licences.
Call Ellis Lloyd Payne on 01295 678042
Hook Norton Brewery
Following a grant from the heritage lottery fund towards conservation and repair of a grade 2 listed chimney, Hook Norton Brewery are seeking two separate film and museum volunteers to join their team. There are full descriptions of the roles on their website www.hooky.co.uk or you can email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Sheep & arable farm near Brackley
Part-time general farm worker wanted to help on a mixed sheep and arable farm near Brackley.
Must have experience of farm work, be able to drive a tractor and be enthusiastic and reliable.
Flexible hours. Wages negotiable, according to experience. Must be self-employed.
Contact: R Hawes on 01869 810796 (please leave a message if no answer) or email email@example.com
Busy Bees of Bicester
Busy Bees currently have a vacancy for a full time nursery chef. 40 hours per week. 8.30am-5pm. Applicants would need to have experience in catering and a knowledge of allergies would be beneficial.
If you're interested, please email or send in your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Style Acre are seeking a support manager for Banbury - supported living.
Salary: £25k-£28k depending on experience
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Holiday:30 days including bank holiday
Pension:5% contribution dependent on personal contributions in line with government policy.
Style Acre provides wide ranging support for adults with learning disabilities throughout Oxfordshire. It's a growing charity which is highly respected as a leading and innovative organisation in the field of learning disability. It has recently won the prestigious Thames Valley Business Charity of the Year award. They have a fantastic opportunity for a qualified individual with at least 3 years experience in learning disabilities supported living to manage their new service in Banbury. The service, currently being developed, is in the centre of Banbury and comprises 4 flats on two floors and will be situated above a day service.
Style Acre currently supports over 70 people in 30 homes. This is a significant career opportunity, working alongside a strong and dedicated team. If you would like to discuss this role in more detail, please contact Ben Lanes, Director of Supported Living at email@example.com
If you feel that this job is for you, they'd love to hear from you. Please apply online via this link:
http://www.styleacre.org.uk/work-for-styleacre/application-form.php and write 'Support Manager Banbury' in the 'Post applied for' section.
There are a number of vacancies at Bicester Green that might excite anyone who has been hoping to put their spare time to good use. They have a great team already, but there are some specific gaps they'd like to fill. Would you feel rewarded by becoming involved,volunteering your time and expertise? Importantly Bicester Green are happy to provide references, assist your development and have a funded platform for skills to support you while you volunteer.
Contact the Centre Manager, Emma Gordon to discuss. 01869 388564 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Day and Nightcare Assistance can offer you the opportunity to either start a new career or to further an existing job role.
They have a number of positions available and are able to offer excellent rates of pay, a first-class induction and training programme, a great range of benefits and above all a rewarding and stimulating job.
Telephone 01295 252277 or email email@example.com for details.
Busy Bees, Bicester
Cover staff required. Flexible part-time hours to work in a lovely children's day nursery. No formal qualifications required - just a desire to work with children. All successful applicants will be subject to reference and DBS checks.
Busy Bees currently has a vacancy for a full-time qualified Early Years Educator at their nursery in Bicester. You would need to be qualified to NVQ level 3 or its equivalent.
They also have vacancies available for relief nursery assistants. It would not be essential to have qualifications but a childcare background would be beneficial.
Cherwell District Council and South Northamptonshire Council
We are seeking Election Staff. There will be Elections taking place on 07 May 2015 in both Cherwell and South Northamptonshire. We are therefore looking to recruit:
- Presiding Officers - in the region of £195 per day. Previous experience is essential and you should ideally have been a Poll Clerk at least three times. You will be responsible for managing the polling station, briefing staff, dealing with enquiries and completing paperwork. At the close of poll you will be required to bring all items to an allocated drop off point.
- Poll Clerks - in the region of £115 per full day / £57 per half day. You will be responsible for recording and issuing ballot papers as well assisting members of the public and opening / closing the polling station.
The hours of poll are 7am until 10pm; however election employees are expected to be at the polling station no later than 6.30am and will be required to remain until the station is fully closed and paperwork completed.
- Count Assistant - in the region of £50 - £60 per session. Hours of work are 9.30pm until the completion of the count (approximately 4am). Previous experience would be an advantage but is not essential. You will be responsible for sorting and counting ballot papers under supervision.
For all roles you should have a polite and professional attitude, be confident that you can work to a high level of accuracy. It is vital you are able to act impartially and maintain the secret of the ballot and are not working for or on behalf of any candidate.
Attendance at a training session prior to the election is compulsory for all new Presiding Officers and Poll Clerks. Count Assistant training will be provided prior to commencement of the count.
If you have any questions, or want to return your completed application form please email: firstname.lastname@example.org or leave us a message on 01295 221528. Please note that the recruitment team work for both Cherwell District and South Northamptonshire Councils.
Closing date: Saturday 28 February 2015 Interview date: To be advised if shortlisted
Scope in Banbury are looking for people who are enthusiastic about building their retail skills, as they can offer experience in everything from visual merchandising to customer service and stock management. It would also be an excellent opportunity for those who lack references to gain one from a reputable and respected national charity.
They're open 7 days a week with a variety of shifts available - they're fortunate to be quite flexible with days and are conveniently sited within the town centre. As a charity who focus on disability and equality for all, they run frequent campaigns focused on improving the lot of disabled people and their families in our society, and are very disability friendly in terms of volunteers who come to them.
If this is something that would prove helpful to you or would like to discuss it further, please call Gill Ross on 01295 276540.
The Iffley residential and nursing home in Oxford is seeking care assistants. Full and part-time hours are available at this brand new, purpose built nursing home. They are also being sought for the Yarnton residential and nursing home. Full and part-time hours are available, including days, nights and weekends.
To apply via an online application form or a CV/covering letter, please visit www.sanctuary-group.co.uk/careers and click on the 'Find a Vacancy' link. For assistance please call 0845 543 6377.
It's really great working for Home Instead - it's to do with the heart, it's to do with initiative and it's to do with empathy. Specialising in non-medical care of older people in their own homes, Home Instead Senior Care assists people to remain at home where they're most happy and comfortable - giving their families the freedom to relax in the knowledge that their loved ones are in excellent hands.
Home Instead Senior Care, Oxford is looking for a full time Staff Coordinator to work in their offices in Kidlington. The Staff Coordinator will be the first point of contact for all incoming telephone calls and will need to deal with them in a friendly, professional and knowledgeable manner. They will also be responsible for scheduling all client support visits.The hours of work will be 8am to 5pm with an hour for lunch plus one weekend a month participating in the on-call service, so flexibility and access to your own vehicle is essential. In addition this role will contribute to the welcome week training for all new caregivers. In return they are offering an annual salary of £18,000, access to the bonus scheme, a private health scheme plus a high street voucher scheme.
They are also currently recruiting a full time Client Services Coordinator to support the Client Services Manager in providing the highest quality of care to all clients. The successful candidate will work to develop and then maintain strong relationships with clients through quality assurance visits and telephone calls. This is a full time role based at the Kidlington offices - normal working hours will be 9am to 5pm with a half hour lunch break. You may be needed to provide care for clients (covering for sickness or holidays) including participating in the on call service, so flexibility and access to your own vehicle is essential. In addition this role will contribute to the welcome week training for all new caregivers. In return they are offering an annual salary of between £18,000 and £20,000pa (depending on experience), access to the bonus scheme, a private health scheme plus a high street voucher scheme.
You really can help to make a difference!
For more information please call us on 01865 841362 or contact Lorraine Ball at email@example.com
Bluebells Cleaning Services
Bluebells Cleaning Services are a professional commercial cleaning business with a prestige client base. Due to expansion they require additional part-time cleaning staff for one of their clients.
- Part time cleaners are required to work in a professional five star events venue
- Good rates of pay
- Flexible working hours
- Own transport preferred but not essential
- Cleaning duties will include vacuuming, dusting, mopping, cleaning toilets and lots more
- The working hours will include mornings, daytime, evenings, nights and weekends
- In some cases transport might be provided. (To be discussed at the interview)
To arrange a trial day (paid): Call Andrea on 07786 476633 or email your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
The Thames Valley Community Rehabilitation Company Limited have an ongoing need for sessional staff to work in the community payback team supervising adult offenders carrying out community service across the Thames Valley.
The Thames Valley Community Rehabilitation Company currently has opportunities for supervising adult offenders carrying out Community Payback (or 'Community Service' as it was known) on a sessional basis. The work can be anything from clearing pathways to painting schools or conservation work.
For information on pay and requirements, please visit to www.jobsgopublic.com or contact Erica Swift, Probation Community Payback Manager on 01869 328500.
They are committed to developing individual potential and offer a range of professional development opportunities.
NB. Applications will only be accepted on official Thames Valley Community Rehabilitation Company application forms.
Choice Care Group
The Choice Care Group of Kidlington need full-time and part-time social care workers, senior social care workers, and night support workers.
The Group's vision is to lead in the provision of outstanding residential and supported living services for people with learning disabilities, autism and complex mental health disorders. They're committed to delivering exceptional outcomes, giving the people they support the opportunity to lead a full and active lifestyle within their local communities and continue with life-long learning and personal development.
For further information contact Emma Williamson, the home manager, on 0203 1953555.
Roses Care Services
Roses Care Services are currently looking to recruit care workers to join their team of domiciliary care workers working within Banbury and villages within a 10 mile radius of Banbury.
No experience is needed as full training will be given. Their service operates 365 days a year to enable their clients to live independently in their own homes.
They welcome applications for full- and part-time positions covering the hours 7am to 10pm, 7 days a week, including alternate weekends. At this time they're looking for people who are able to start work at 7am during the week and at weekends.
Applicants must have good communication skills (both verbal and written), a full driving licence and access to a vehicle, an enhanced Criminal Records Bureau check (cost to be met by applicant).
In return there are competitive rates of pay, paid mileage, 28 days' annual leave (inclusive of bank holidays) for full-time employees and in-house and external training including vocational qualifications. Please call 01295 221866 for further details.
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