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The National Careers Service offers free, expert advice to help you move on in your career or get on the job ladder. Our professionally qualified careers adviser is available every Thursday at Thame Library, from 9.30 am-1.00 pm (by appointment).
We can help you to: develop your CV; improve your interview skills; find the right learning and training; search for a job; review your career options; set goals for the future
To book an appointment, please call 0333 0062 966
The National Careers Service helpline can be reached on 0845 408 5055
The National Careers Service is free to all adults aged 19-plus (or 18yrs if on benefits). For more information visit the national careers service website
Defaqto is an independent researcher of financial products and funds, focused on providing intelligence to support better decision-making. At our heart is the UK's largest retail financial product and fund database - we maintain it by collecting data from across the whole market, and using our expertise and insight to analyse this data and make it comparable. From this, we create a range of products and services - ratings, software solutions, consultancy services, data services, and publications and events - to deliver this information in a meaningful way. And we're based right here in Haddenham!
We are currently looking for people to join us in the following roles:
£20-25k plus generous benefits
We are currently looking for a dedicated and enthusiastic general insurance expert to join our team of specialist Researchers. The role primarily involves researching product information for a specified product area (in this case, general insurance - i.e. motor, home, travel, pet, etc.) using the Internet, industry press, and documentation from insurance companies and underwriters; updating our database with any new information; and building effective relationships with insurance companies and underwriters to facilitate the acquisition of accurate and up-to-date information.
£20-25k plus generous benefits
This is an exciting opportunity to join an experienced Marketing team and get involved in many different aspects of what they do. Your main task will be around co-ordinating the process to turn content written by our Insight & Consulting team into online publications (including liaising with external proof-readers/editors/designers and uploading the final documents to our website). You will also support the co-ordination of Defaqto arranged events and other speaking opportunities for our analysts and consultants. In addition, you'll look after our contact database, update content on our website and monitor/reorder marketing collateral - plus many other things.
part time (30 hours per week) - maternity cover contract
£25-30k (full time salary) plus generous benefits
In this role, you will monitor client projects and other work requests (liaising with the Sales, Marketing and Product Management teams), schedule future work for our team of ten Insight Analysts and Consultants, help to resolve resource/scheduling conflicts, track time spent on each project and report on profitability and utilisation. You will also project manage the annual cycle of work required to produce our Ratings. With the aim of improving efficiency and utilisation of project resources, you will also provide general administrative support (diary management, travel arrangements, etc.) for the team and provide PA support for the three Heads of Insight & Consulting.
See our website: www.defaqto.com/careers for further details and to apply.
A local business is looking for a German and possibly an Italian translator.
Do you speak fluent German?
We are looking for someone to translate occasional press release documents into German.
We will pay per press release.
Please contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Abbeyfield Haddenham Society is a small independent home providing residential care for 11 older people. Its philosophy is to respect the individual and to provide care with privacy & dignity in a family atmosphere.
We currently have the following staff vacancies:
Wake over care staff every Saturday night 10pm till 8am
Wake over care staff alternate Sunday nights 10pm - 8am
Alternate Monday evenings care 6.45pm - 10pm
Fri, Sat & Sun 8am to 10am care
Plus bank carers to cover holidays & sickness.
DBS (previously known as CRB check) required.
All training given
For further details contact Lindsey McGibbon. Tel: 01844 290028
or via Email: email@example.com
Industrial and Provident Society 23635R. An exempt charity
Bucks Pay Range 1B
£14,641 - £17,246 pro-rata (term time only)
Required as soon as possible
W.A.S.P.S is the successful extended services provision at Haddenham Community Infant School catering for primary aged children. We are looking for casual play workers for our breakfast/after school to help run a range of activities with the children. The hours of work are varied depending on the club, on an ad-hoc basis.
Successful candidates may occasionally be offered hours during school holidays.
Please contact Natasha Alleyne on 01844 291207 or firstname.lastname@example.org for an applicationpack.
This post is subject to an enhanced CRB disclosure.
We have a fantastic opportunity for a web designer/developer to join a start-up with an innovative product in an exciting new high-growth technology area. We provide motion sensing products for racket sports that record the player's match and then provide statistics, performance feedback, and coaching advice via the web site. We now are looking for a talented and enthusiastic web designer/developer to take the web application to the next level. This is primarily a front end role, though any experience of back end technologies would be useful.
Salary: £30-£35k depending on skills.
Location: Thame, near Oxford.
We are looking for someone who loves technology, and who is keen to learn new things and enhance their skills. You will be a self-starter, happy working in a start-up environment, and able to deliver working solutions on time. You will be looking for a growth opportunity and to expand your role as the company grows.
To apply for this vacancy, please send your CV to email@example.com
Absolutely no agencies.
McCormick is a multinational food flavouring company based in Haddenham and are currently looking to recruit an Apprentice to join their friendly production team.
If you have Grades A-C at GCSE in 5 subjects including Maths, English and Science and are interested in engineering, then this could be the role for you. Are you reliable, computer literate with good communication skills, a track record of using your own initiative and problem solving and have a demonstrable interest in technical matters? Would you like to earn while you learn?
The role includes an Engineering Apprenticeship at ATG Training where you will study at our centre in Aylesbury for 9 weeks and then on day release following that for 3 years. Qualifications you will gain are:
The role itself includes training and experience on the following skills and equipment
· Mechanical assemblies
· Servo & Invertor motor controllers
· Working within a team supporting other departments
· Planned Preventative Maintenance schedules
· PLC fault finding and diagnosis
· Electrical fault finding
· Computer skills, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Windows
· Packaging Machinery
· Filling Machinery
· Sealing Machinery
· Metal detectors & check weighing machinery
· Site services, Compressed air, water boilers, pumps etc.
· Health and safety regulations
Hours are Monday-Friday 8am-4pm (37.5 hours per week) £131.25 a week.
If you are interested,
please apply via this link: http://www.atgapprenticeships.co.uk/maintenance-engineering.html
Haddenham Community Junior School is looking to appoint two Lunchtime Assistants to receive, serve and clear up after, hot meals from January 2015.
Hours will be 11:45am to 1:45pm, Monday to Friday. Approx £7.58 per hour.
Please contact Mrs Rogers in the school office on 01844 291829 for an application form.
Closing date for applications: Friday 5th December
Do you know anyone who lives in or near Quainton looking for part time work? They can work between four to twelve hours a week, looking after a nice gentleman in Quainton. With visits of one hour required 3 times a day each day, they will share the visits with others in a discreet team for this client. They can choose how much they want to work, but will need to live nearby. A caring nature is essential and experience in a caring or health related field would be a bonus.
Earnings will be between £12 and £17 an hour and you will work directly for the family. We are interviewing for this assignment now.
Phone Caring Support at Home on 01844 291007 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
A growing Buckinghamshire firm specialising in project management and architectural design is seeking an Architectural Technician to join their busy team.
Our portfolio encompasses a diverse range of projects, particularly from the residential, educational and community sectors. The role of architectural technician is to develop designs and specifications, often to tight deadlines. The role includes liaising with other team members and third-party contractors or consultants in order to co-ordinate design details and resolve technical issues, so strong interpersonal skills will be required.
The successful candidate will have a university degree or equivalent qualification in the field of architecture, engineering or building surveying, and a minimum of 3 years direct work experience in a building design capacity, including aspects of planning and specification. A good working knowledge of current construction techniques, statutory requirements, and non-statutory design guidance is essential, in addition to demonstrated experience in CAD.
The experience of working both independently and in a team is important, as is the ability to effectively prioritise and execute tasks in a time-constrained environment.
Some local / regional travel may be required for the purpose of meeting with clients or contractors, and candidates will need to have a full driving licence. Depending upon the nature of the projects, there may be a requirement for a DBS check to be carried out.
This is a full-time role but a working pattern over 4 days per week would be considered.
To apply for this vacancy, please email your CV with a covering letter explaining why you will be a good fit for this position and stating salary expectations.
Tel: 01844 202932 or Email: email@example.com
No Agencies please
Full & Part-Time
The local McColls store in Banks Parade , Haddenham is looking for Part Time and Full time staff to join its Team.
No experience necessary as full training will be provided.
Benefits include a competitive Company Discount Scheme and progression opportunities.
Please call the Manager David on 01844 299578, or pop into the store.
Building Bespoke is a rapidly growing and successful Haddenham based building company. The firm is looking for experienced workers to expand their team. Ideally candidates will have experience in the construction industry and preferably specific experience in the carpentry, painting/decorating and general labour trades. Great opportunities offered by Building Bespoke to develop an even broader skill set.
For further information, or to apply, please contact Andy on 07817 543 068 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Twist in Wendover is an independent pub that has built up a great name for itself, based on quality food, great service and a relaxed and homely atmosphere, making both customers and staff feel comfortable the moment they step through the door.
We are now opening 'Twist at the Green Dragon' in Haddenham and are recruiting staff.
You will gain an understanding of our processes and develop a passion for everything we're about.
So if you're passionate about the industry and wish to further your career and have a great time, Twist is a brilliant and rewarding company to work with and for.
We are currently looking for the following:
Experience is essential, as we run a tight ship and our standards are very high
Experience and passion are essential, as well as a 'can do' attitude
As long as you are 18+ years of age, then please send your CV to John at: email@example.com or drop it in to the Green Dragon in Haddenham.
We may consider staff aged 16-17 years with a mature outlook and relevant experience.
We are looking for a term time cleaner / ironing person to work two hours on a Thursday in a house in Haddenham.
Pay £10 per hour.
If interested please call 07905 229095
Highly successful B2B marketing company working in the dental, veterinary and healthcare sectors seeks an experienced person to provide administration and financial support to senior management team. Ideal candidate would improve, develop and maintain the companies administration systems and have the ability to develop relationships internally and externally for the benefit of the company.
Based in modern offices just 100 metres from Haddenham & Thame Parkway train station on the main London to Birmingham train line (High Wycombe 20 minutes & Banbury 30 minutes), we are accredited with Investors in People and have excellent staff relations.
The ideal candidate would ensure that everything behind the scenes is running smoothly, with the ability to multi-task with ease, whilst also having the ability to prepare a variety of management reports from our internal management systems.
Haddenham-based Boffins Computer Workshops would like to recruit two local university graduates from this year's output to train for a career in IT. The roles are as follows:
1. IT Support
The company will provide all the training necessary to allow the successful candidate to support our customers with their IT. The work would involve workshop jobs such as new builds, configuration, upgrades, and repairs, as well as telephone assistance on client problems. A keen interest in computers and good communication skills are essential.
2. IT Sales
We would provide all the training necessary to allow the successful candidate to engage in sales activity with existing and prospective clients. The work would involve prospecting, researching opportunities, preparing quotes and proposals, answering incoming queries, entering orders, and purchasing goods. A keen interest in computers and good communication skills are essential.
Both opportunities will provide the tools and experience to pursue a well paid and challenging career in the industry. Starting pay £15,000 p.a. whilst training, rising to £20,000 after one year. For more information see www.boffins.co.uk
Applications in writing, please, to Jim White, Boffins Computer Workshops, Thame House, Thame Road, Haddenham, HP17 8HU or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
An early morning and evening Cleaner/Caretaker is required on the Haddenham Business Park.
Hours: 5.00am - 7.00 am and 6.00pm - 7.30 pm Monday to Friday
£6.60 per hour
Please contact 01296 432051 for further details.
Kathryn Smith, who organises the 'Monkey Clothes' sales of children's clothes in Haddenham is looking for help. She needs someone who fancies a couple of days work per month and can be flexible.
This would be ideally suited to a student.
The work will involve some heavy lifting and ability to add up!
Must be friendly and able to cope with a busy environment on sale day.
The next Monkey Clothes sale is likely to be in October, so if you're interested, please get in touch with Kathryn Smith as soon as possible.
Tel: 07703 428007 or Email: email@example.com
What's on 4 Juniors websites
Work exclusively from your home, selling internet advertising space.
Award winning company What's On 4 Ltd has been running since 2006 providing a nationwide service to parents looking for activities for their children.
Your role will be to contact prospective customers, build solid relationships with them and strengthen our business to business sales.
Hours: Minimum of 15 hours. There will also be a weekly phone meeting with your manager. Initially you will be required to touch base with your manager on a daily basis. Hours will need to be worked during the day.
Salary/Wage: 40% commission paid on your sales monthly. This should give you an income of approximately £500 per month for 15 hours work. You will be given a Skype account and work email address so no financial lay out is required.
Best Suited To: You will need to be hard working with plenty of sales experience, dedicated, computer literate, able to work unsupervised and as part of a team. We would particularly welcome applicants from Bucks. Fits well around family life.
Type: Permanent Employment
Working Times: Set My Own Hours
Working at Home or Office: Home Based
Area: South East England
Telephone: 01273 252600
We are looking for an after school nanny, based in Haddenham - can you help?
Pick up from Haddenham Junior School
Two lovely children - aged 7 & 10
Help with homework
Days flexible - ideally 2 or 3 afternoons a week
Ideally a car driver for any after school clubs outside of village
Please ring Katie on 0777 6406820 / 01844 290789