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Careers Advice

This page is dedicated to local job advertising. Local companies are invited to post their vacancies here, at no cost. Please email the editor with the details, and we will post them within 24 hours of receiving the information:

Careers Advice

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). Also on the third Monday of the month at Haddenham Community Library.

We can help you - 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 our Freephone 0800 1954 700 or

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

Architect / Building Surveyor / Architectural Technician

PCMS Design, Haddenham

PCMS Design is a project management and architectural design firm working on a varied mix of public sector and residential projects. A new vacancy has arisen within our team for an Architect, Building Surveyor or Architectural Technician.

The role of Architect, Building Surveyor or Architectural Technician is to support projects by developing designs and specifications according to strict deadlines and to meet a budget. 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.

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 (Building Regulations, Building Bulletins, CDM Regulations, etc) and non-statutory design guidance is essential, in addition to demonstrated experience in Computer Aided Design (CAD).

The experience of working both independently and in a team is important. The ability to effectively prioritise and execute tasks in a time-constrained environment is crucial, as are strong interpersonal skills.

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 CRB 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.

No Agencies please

HR Manager

McCormick in Haddenham is currently looking recruit an HR Manager Operations and Supply Chain

Main Responsibilities:

  • HR Business partner supporting Haddenham Plant, Supply Chain UK, Engineering UK and Procurement EMEA
  • In conjunction with of the Management teams and through robust recruitment and development processes, ensure organisational design and resource capability are in place to enable achievement of business goals (structure, recruitment, training plan, talent and succession management)
  • In partnership with managers, delivers an agreed HR agenda which support business growth, builds Capabilities and engagement and improves Ways of Working in support of the EMEA Strategic Roadmap
  • Supports HPO program and effectively lead any change management initiatives in support of organisational and employee related changes in any areas
  • Stay current with all employment legislation to ensure compliance and provide appropriate advice to managers
  • Work in partnership with managers to ensure effective management of employee relations issues by providing pragmatic HR solutions which meet business needs and ensure McCormick Values are adhered to
  • Pro-actively managing HR systems in order to maintain integrity of employee and organizational data.
  • Work closely with HR expert functions and with other HR managers Operations/Supply Chain in EMEA (Compensation and Benefits, Organisation and Development, Internal Communications) to ensure appropriate deployment of HR processes consistently across EMEA Operations Supply Chain (Talent review, VOE, learning Academies, ASR, Induction, etc.)

Candidate Profile:

  • CIPD qualified
  • Proven significant experience of providing generalist HR support in manufacturing environment, leading HR projects and managing employee relations in a matrix, multi-country/cultural environment
  • Strong knowledge of UK employment legislation
  • Demonstrable personal leadership qualities
  • Good balance between strategic and hands on
  • Ability to influence without formal authority at all levels of organisations and with different cultures
  • Ability to build trust and credibility with a strong customer-service orientation
  • Excellent communication (written and oral) skills
  • Results orientated, process and details oriented including strong prioritization skills
  • Ability to work remotely with a good balance of autonomy and reporting
  • Energy , curiosity and enthusiasm
  • High integrity and sound judgement
  • Willing to grow in the role and further
  • Fluent in English, another language would be a plus
  • Good knowledge of Excel, Word, Powerpoint, SAP

If you are looking for a new challenge and want to join a highly motivated team in a rewarding environment, please send us your CV with a covering letter.

In return we offer a competitive salary and benefits package and opportunity to work with a global flavour leader.

To apply, click here.

Practice Nurse

At Haddenham Medical Centre

Due to staff retirement, the Medical Centre in Haddenham is recruiting for a part time Practice Nurse to join this friendly rural practice. The village medical centre is a four partner GMS practice with a growing list size, currently 7,800.

The post is permanent part time and the hours available are 12 - 16 per week.
If you would like a job description and application form please contact

Ellen Solley
Practice Manager
Haddenham Medical Centre
Stanbridge Road
HP17 8JX

Telephone: 01844 293300

Closing date is 22nd Apr 2014. The post is due to commence at the end of May 2014.

Cook for Abbeyfield

Stonehill House (Abbeyfield in Haddenham) is looking to recruit a cook (or cooks, as a job share will be considered).
Hygiene of the utmost importance, as catering for vulnerable people.
Training will be given. Hours: 10am - 2pm.
Days negotiable, weekend work included. DBS checking (new name for CRB) + references required.
Deadline for applications: 25th April 2014

Application form available from Mrs McGibbon, 01844 290028
Industrial & Provident Society 23635R. An exempt charity.

Care Administrator

Part Time or Full time (minimum 20 hours a week)

Caring Support at Home in Haddenham need an additional person to help them with their growing business.

You will be a confident administrator with an eye for detail, experienced in MS Word and Excel and a good communicator with people of all types. You will drive and live in or within 6 miles of Haddenham. Ideally you will have some caring experience either in a professional capacity or with a family member, but if you have a caring nature, and working in this sort of environment appeals, then do get in touch with us anyway.

You will turn time sheets into pay sheets using our bespoke Excel package, produce documentation relating to care packages, communicate with carers and clients, organise rotas and meetings and keep our records in order. Ideally you will also be happy to carry out occasional caring visits (essential if you need full time hours) and training is available.

We offer the buzz of a small office, working in a rewarding environment. Pay will be according to the experience and abilities you can offer.

Apply in the first instance by emailing your CV to Liz Dee:

Caring Support at Home, 2 Thame Road, Haddenham, Bucks HP17 8EW 01844 291007.

Part-Time Estate Agent Role

Are you looking for something different to do on Saturdays?
Would you like a challenge?
Want a break from the family?
Are you a car owner?
Would you like to work in Estate Agency?

Tim Russ & Company are looking for Saturday staff to work in their new Haddenham Office in Fort End.

Hours 9am - 4pm on a rota basis

For further information please contact Karen on 01844 292211 or email

Sales Advisor

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.

Take a look at:

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.

Finer Details
Type: Permanent Employment
Working Times: Set My Own Hours
Working at Home or Office: Home Based
Area: South East England

Contact Details

Telephone: 01273 252600


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:

Weekend Cook :
11am - 2pm. Ability to cook from fresh ingredients essential.

Permanent and Bank contracts available to cover day and night shifts.
Full training provided. DBS checking required.

For further details contact Lindsey McGibbon. Tel: 01844 290028
or via Email:

Industrial and Provident Society 23635R. An exempt charity

After School Nanny

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
Cook tea
Days flexible - ideally 2 or 3 afternoons a week
Ideally a car driver for any after school clubs outside of village
References required
Please ring Katie on 0777 6406820 / 01844 290789
Thank you!


Are you an experienced and capable Housekeeper looking for part time work in Haddenham, probably twice a week?

We need someone to organise our slightly chaotic household. Someone who is organised and maybe a little bossy!
Someone who is flexible and willing to get stuck in, happy to take on cleaning, ironing, washing and tidying.
Maybe baking the odd cake, cooking supper or some 'child'-sitting too.
Hours and salary are flexible.

If this sounds like you, please call Sarah on 07958 984232

Regular leaflet deliverer

Keep fit and earn £100 minimum per month (£8 per 100 + mileage)

Mostly within 5 miles of Haddenham but sometimes further afield.

You will be totally reliable and own your own car. Ideal for a couple but can be one person. You can choose when you do the work though sometimes it is urgent. This is not a temporary requirement.

Phone 01844 291007 or email

Or call in to Caring Support at Home, 2 Thame Road, Haddenham, Bucks HP17 8EW (opposite the Rising Sun pub)