Category Archives: Friday’s Featured Vacancy

Friday Featured Opportunity: part-time tutoring in Cumbria

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Cumbria Clever Tutors is a professional provider of private one-to-one home tutors in a range of school based and professional study subjects in the Cumbria area, which includes Carlisle, Penrith, Workington, Cockermouth, Whitehaven, Kendal and the surrounding area. They are looking for tutors in a wide range of disciplines including:  Science, mathematics, English and other related subjects, and would like to hear from post-graduate students to tutor  across all levels from primary to GCSE and A-level and above.

They are looking for degree qualified people with an interest in teaching, tutoring and helping others with a passion for their subject, to deliver one-to-one tuition within various towns across Cumbria. The candidate will be degree qualified with some experience either in tutoring, teaching, mentoring, supervising, lecturing, training, or generally helping others to succeed in life. You will need to be available during or  after school hours and some weekdays.  It would be helpful if you had your own transportation to travel to pupils/students homes in the areas listed above.   However, you can offer private tuition in your own home if you choose. You will need an enhanced DBS (formerly known as a CRB)and if you do not have one you will need to cover the cost of acquiring one, although we can initiate the process for you.

The benefits are as follows: they provide part-time work on a self employed basis with a very good level of remuneration (minimum of £20-00 per hour), together with insurance cover whilst working on our behalf. This is a brilliant opportunity for the right candidates to get involved within the educational sector and really make a difference for pupils and students looking for help. PLEASE CALL DR ALAN WATSON ON 01900 608211. or E-MAIL CUMBRIA@CLEVERTUTORS .COM

Friday’s Featured Vacancy – Enterprise Rent-a-Car Graduate Scheme

Not secured a Graduate Job yet?

Do you want to work for the Graduate Employer of the Year 2016?

 

About Us…

Enterprise Rent-A-Car started in the US in 1957 as a small, family run business with 7 vehicles, we now have a turnover of over $19.4 billion, over a million vehicles on fleet, and employ more than 90,000 people across the UK, Ireland, Germany, USA, Canada, France and Spain.

Where can you go?

On the Enterprise Graduate Management Trainee Programme, you will join one of our branches and learn all the business necessary to run it as your own business. This gives you the chance to experience all areas, from sales and marketing to customer service and finance.  At Enterprise, 100% of our promotions are from within, so our Graduate Trainee Programme is the fast track into a diverse management career.  In as little as two years you could be running your own business, recruiting your own teams, and earning your share of the profits!

What makes the perfect Management Trainee?

At Enterprise you’ll need to be comfortable balancing business-minded entrepreneurialism with the empathy and care needed to understand and meet each and every customer’s requirements. If you are motivated by identifying and engaging with customers’ needs and can deliver new and creative approaches to attracting new business, then this is the business for you.

Along with an aptitude for sales, team work and ability to deliver excellent customer service, our team show genuine appreciation for the hard work of others. There’s nothing we love more than someone who can motivate the people around them while gaining the loyalty and support of a team through an inclusive and inspirational style of leadership.

Ask yourself – do I have a “yes” mentality? Am I driven by the desire to achieve results? If the answer to both these questions is yes, then a graduate career with Enterprise beckons.

A few key traits and skills we look for….

  • Current and valid UK/EU driver’s license with a satisfactory driving record
  • Aged 21 years or over (for insurance purposes)
  • Legally eligible to work in the UK
  • Basic IT skills
  • Experience with customers and working in a face-to-face customer environment
  • Sales orientated: knowledge of sales techniques
  • Good work ethic and ability to work independently and as a team
  • Great communication skills and ability to adapt communication style
  • Leadership skills and ability to manage a project or team
  • Problem solving and initiative driven 

Send your CV to bethany.j.jackson@ehi.com to fast track your application… Immediate start vacancies available across the Cumbria area!

Support is available from your Careers and Employability Service with career planning, CVs and applications, interview skills, practice interviews and more. Contact careers@cumbria.ac.uk with your careers queries.

Friday’s Featured Vacancy: Chunky Wombat Media

Chunky Wombat Media are a small team who’ve all graduated from the University of Cumbria in the last three years. We launched our studio last October and are getting busier and busier every week.

Find out all about Chunky Wombat and the services they offer here: www.chunkywombatmedia.co.uk 

One element missing at the moment is a more dedicated web developer to partner up with our resident designer. To help find someone, we’ve put together a job listing on our website here: www.chunkywombatmedia.co.uk/careers/

 

Friday’s Featured Vacancy: Enterprise Rent-a-Car: Graduate Employer of the Year 2016

Enterprise

Not secured a Graduate Job yet?

How about working for the the Graduate Employer of the Year 2016?

Enterprise Rent-A-Car offer a Graduate Management Trainee Programme Scheme and currently have vacancies across Cumbria with an immediate start.

Enterprise Rent-A-Car started in the US in 1957 as a small, family run business with 7 vehicles, and now have a turnover of over $19.4 billion, over a million vehicles on fleet, and employ more than 90,000 people across the UK, Ireland, Germany, USA, Canada, France and Spain.

Where can you go? 

On the Enterprise Graduate Management Trainee Programme, you will join one of our branches and learn all the business necessary to run it as your own business. This gives you the chance to experience all areas, from sales and marketing to customer service and finance.  At Enterprise, 100% of our promotions are from within, so our Graduate Trainee Programme is the fast track into a diverse management career.  In as little as two years you could be running your own business, recruiting your own teams, and earning your share of the profits!

What makes the perfect Management Trainee?

At Enterprise you’ll need to be comfortable balancing business-minded entrepreneurialism with the empathy and care needed to understand and meet each and every customer’s requirements. If you are motivated by identifying and engaging with customers’ needs and can deliver new and creative approaches to attracting new business, then this is the business for you.

Along with an aptitude for sales, team work and ability to deliver excellent customer service, our team show genuine appreciation for the hard work of others. There’s nothing we love more than someone who can motivate the people around them while gaining the loyalty and support of a team through an inclusive and inspirational style of leadership.

Ask yourselves – do I have a “yes” mentality? Am I driven by the desire to achieve results? If the answer to both these questions is yes, then a graduate career with Enterprise beckons.

A few key traits and skills they look for….

  • Current and valid UK/EU driver’s license with a satisfactory driving record                                                                                                                                            
  • Aged 21 years or over (for insurance purposes)
  • Legally eligible to work in the UK 
  • Basic IT skills
  • Experience with customers and working in a face-to-face customer environment
  • Sales orientated: knowledge of sales techniques
  • Good work ethic and ability to work independently and as a team
  • Great communication skills and ability to adapt communication style
  •  Leadership skills and ability to manage a project or team
  • Problem solving and initiative driven

 £21000 first year OTE

 Send your CV NOW to bethany.j.jackson@ehi.com to fast track your application…

Beth Talent Acquisition Specialist North East and Cumbria

Unit 1A Seacroft Industrial Estate Coal Road Leeds LS14 2AQ

  • 07436 790186 mobile

  • 0113 301 8900 telephone

  • 0113 301 2355 fax

http://www.enterprisealive.co.uk/

 

 

Friday’s Featured Vacancy: Graduation Ceremony Work

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Graduation Ceremony work

Ede & Ravenscroft are looking for ceremony workers at upcoming ceremonies on the 18th, 19th and 20th July. The work is customer facing, and duties will include:

  • Meeting/greeting customers
  • Queue Management
  • Dressing Graduates
  • Advising on photography packages
  • Some cash handling may be involved

If you are positive, reliable and would relish the opportunity to work as part of a team in this exciting fast paced environment, please contact:

01223 205 636 or info@graduation-services.com

Due to the length of the ceremony this may not be appropriate for those on an international working visa with restricted weekly allowances.

Pay is £72 – £81 per day plus overtime.

 

 

Friday’s Featured Vacancy: Casual Web Editor @ UOC

Vacancy: Casual Web Editor

Employer: University of Cumbria

Location: Lancaster

Salary: £10.12 per hour

This role is for a casual employee to work up to 420 hours until 08 September 2017.

A highly motivated Web Editor is required to join the Project Team to update and revise the online student support content http://my.cumbria.ac.uk. You will act as a central point for the receipt of page revisions from page owners. You will be in charge of implementing the submitted revisions by editing existing student support web pages in the Terminal Four content management system.

You should have the ability to prioritise workloads and work to tight deadlines as well as possessing good IT and communication skills.

Previous experience using a content management system or creating web pages is advantageous.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Editing web pages in the Terminal Four content management system
  • Clarifying proposed revisions with the Page Owners
  • Monitoring quality against defined specifications
  • Proactively ensure deadlines are met

Informal Enquiries: Michael Stanning, michael.stanning@cumbria.ac.uk

Closing date: 01 June 2017 (midnight)

Reference: 73397

Apply online via https://cumbriajobs.engageats.co.uk 

Friday’s Featured Vacancy: Trainee Accounts & Adminstration @ Bimson Haulage Ltd

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Job Title: Trainee Accounts & Administration

Employer: Bimson Haulage Ltd

Location: Carlisle and Wolverhampton Offices

Job description:  The role will provide a structured and comprehensive introduction into Accounts & Administration. The company offers full training and support to ensure the individual can maximise their potential. The training is constantly reviewed at regular intervals, and based on the applicants understanding, new tasks and challenges are continuously added. It is expected the candidate will progress through to Managerial level.

Person requirements: The successful applicant will enjoy working as part of a friendly team and possess a professional approach to their work. We are seeking candidates who are self-motivated, conscientious and pay attention to detail. Strong organisational skills with an eye for detail are essential. We require a versatile candidate to support the Accounts Team in all areas of accounts using both Sage and MS Excel.(Training provided). This position offers an excellent opportunity for someone to work in a professional, positive environment whilst advancing their own career aspirations.

Company information:  BHL is an innovative and progressive national logistics company that has established itself as a market leader within its specialist field. As a company we have enjoyed consecutive growth for the past ten years, and are looking to build on this success with recruitment for the following position.

How to apply: Please send your CV and a cover letter to Jobs@bimson.co.uk. Within the cover letter, please offer an examples of where you have shown the following traits:

  1. Accuracy

  2. Attention to Detail

  3. Organisation skills