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30th January 2015

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    OPERATIONS DEPARTMENT - HEAD PORTER

    12 month fixed-term contract
    Salary:  £23,833-£29,281 plus benefits

    An opportunity has arisen for a Head Porter to join our Operations Department on a 12 month fixed-term contract. The department is responsible for all operations at the College premises including the buildings, gardens, plant, equipment, facilities, services, security and health and safety. Main duties are to provide effective supervision of three porters to carry out general portering, including setting up meeting rooms and receiving deliveries, providing cover for building maintenance work and cleaning. Working hours are 40 per week, over five days, Monday to Sunday.

    Located in Regent’s Park, the College offers an excellent employment package.

    Further details and an application form are available on our website  www.rcog.org.uk/jobs.  

    Please return completed application forms to jobs@rcog.org.uk.  If you have further questions please call the HR Department on 020 7772 6453. 

    The closing date for applications is 13 February 2015 at 10.00am.  Late applications will NOT be accepted.

    The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists is an equal opportunities employer

     

    CASUAL EXAMINATION INVIGILATORS

    Required for our May-June 2015 session, invigilators to assist with, as well as supervise examinations.

    Those appointed will work hours to suit the examtimetable, but should be prepared to start work at 8:00am and work until the end of the afternoon (ranging from 4:00pm to 5:50pm).

    We are looking for trustworthy and reliable individuals with excellent communication skills.  You should be able to demonstrate a high standard of writing and spoken English.

    Salary:  £10.00 per hour

    The application form and details are available on the school website: www.camdengirls.camden.sch.uk.   

    CVs only are not accepted. We will collect references at the short listing stage.  Only applicants selected for interview will be notified.   

    Closing date for applications: 13 February 2015
    Interviews week commencing:  2 March 2015

    Camden School for Girls is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Offers of appointment are subject to satisfactory references and an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. 

    The School is an equal opportunities employer.

    CAMDEN SCHOOL FOR GIRLS - Frances Mary Buss Foundation
    Sandall Road, London NW5 2DB Tel: 020 7485 3414    Fax: 020 7284 3361
    Website: www.camdengirls.camden.sch.ukEmail: csg@camdengirls.camden.sch.uk
    Roll: 1,012 (450 in mixed Sixth Form)

     

    WEEKENDS & WEEKDAY EVENINGS GROUNDS AND SPORTS AREA PERSON

    £8.80 per hour

    We have an exciting vacancy for a Weekend & Weekday Evening Grounds and Sports Area person to work within our busy children’s park. 

    The varied role will include general grounds maintenance duties and repairs, ensuring hall bookings are prepared for, sports pitches are allocated according to schedules and changing room facilities are in good working order as well as park security.

    Please download job description and application form from our website: http://www.coramsfields.org/?q=node/256

    The deadline is 10am Monday 23rd February 2015 and interviews will take place on Wednesday 25th February 2015

    Please address any enquiries to fiona@coramsfields.org.uk – 020 7837 6138

     

    PART-TIME GENERAL ASSISTANT

    An independent school in Hampstead, NW3 is seeking a friendly team-spirited individual to join the team as a general assistant.  This is a very varied post that would suit someone enthusiastic and adaptable who works well as part of a team. An excellent command and understanding of English both written and oral is essential.

    This is a part-time position, 7.50am to 1.20pm, Monday to Friday, ALL YEAR ROUND – annual holiday allowance.  

    Salary – on application – paid monthly.

    Employment history, up-to-date CV and a minimum of two referees required.    

    All offers of employment are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS disclosure and other employment checks.      

    Please call 020 7681 8496

     

    FULL TIME & PART TIME SUPPORT WORKER VACANCIES

    Salary: £16,665 pa (Full time) 

    Full Time Hours: 37.5 per week (Job ref: SWFT11)

    Part Time Hours: 15 / 22.5 / 30 per week (Job ref: SWPT12)

    We are passionate about what we do and how we do it. We are fair, we expect to be challenged, we always aim to improve, and we believe that we can. We do this by being creative, flexible, and supportive but also by being energetic and enthusiastic.

    These are exciting times for the Westminster Society as we expand and offer more services to people with learning disabilities, autism and mental health needs in Camden and Westminster. 

    You will be supporting individuals with disabilities to live full and active lives. The support will be varied and reflect each person’s health, communication, mobility, understanding, and current skills in managing their life as independently as possible. You are also key to enabling and celebrating goals and ambitions for the future.

    You may or may not have experience working with people with learning disabilities but you will be able to demonstrate a friendly approach, reliability, empathy, equality and care for anyone with whom you are working, their families and your team. 

    The role requires flexible working as we offer 24 hour services. This will include working weekends, late nights, early mornings and bank holidays. You may be required to stay overnight at some services for which there is an additional payment.

    If you can demonstrate the values and qualities people we support are looking for, are interested in a career in social care and want to join an award winning organisation then we want to hear from you. 

    What we offer:

    We provide excellent benefits to our staff at the Westminster Society. They include:
    • In-house training (mandatory, service needs and personal development)
    • Overtime opportunities
    • Career development opportunities
    • Regular 1:1 supervisions and team support
    • Generous annual leave
    • Access to our new Employee Assistance Programme

    How to apply:

    To be considered for these exciting opportunities please complete and return a completed application form explaining how you meet the Person Specification to recruitment@wspld.org no later than 4pm on Wednesday 11th February.  The Application Form and a copy of the Support Worker Job Description/Person 

    Specification can be found online at our jobs page at www.wspld.org.uk. We willbe conducting our award winning assessment centre for shortlisted applicants, on Monday 16th February 2015 (Other dates to follow as needed)

    All vacancies will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service Check, satisfactory references, right to work and Occupational Health Clearance.

     

    PREMISES MANAGER

    St George’s Hanover Square is a popular Primary school conveniently situated in the West End and close to transport links.

    The school is looking for an enthusiastic, diligent and practical Premises Manager who can work using their own initiative and form good working relationships with all staff and stakeholders.

    The post holder will be proactive in providing a safe, clean and well maintained learning environment. Basic computer skills will be required.

    Annual Pay: £24,935.78. Hours: 36 standard hours a week.

    The school is a Victorian building situated over 6 floors. We are entering a exciting phase of redevelopment and there will be the opportunity for the right candidate to play a key role in the development of the building.

    The right candidate will be provided with an opportunity to develop this new role in a supportive environment. Suitable training will be available.

    Closing date for applications is noon Friday 6th February.
    Interviews will be held on Friday 13th February.
    Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. 

    We have a clear commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful candidate will be required to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service (formerly known as Criminal Records Bureau). Further information can be found at: www.gov.uk.

    An initial offer of appointment will be made to the successful candidates and will only become a substantive position subject to appropriate references along with evidence of original documents for qualifications, health etc.

    If you are interested in applying for this role and would like further information, please contact Tina Cavanagh in the school office: 0207 629 1196 option 2 or email office@sghsprimary.co.uk

     

    ART EXHIBITION MANAGER

    We seek a recently retired person who enjoys a passion in art, to plan and orgsanise our new art exhibition in Holloway. Must be willing to travel. A handsome remuneration for the right applicant!

    Please write to: (please included your email address, if you have one): The Mendezi Art Studio, 55 Pollard Close, Holloway Road, N7 9SX

     

    PERSONAL ASSISTANT

    required for young female disabled adult in the Camden area. Must be physically fit, as some lifting is involved. 

    15.5 hours p/w at £11.28 per hour. 

    Good level of English and Sylheti is preferred. DBS check, References, NI number required. Phone: 020 7391 0614

     

    TEMPORARY DISTRIBUTORS REQUIRED

    To deliver the Thomson Local inIslington, Holloway, Stoke Newington, Haringey, Wood Green, Highgate, Tottenham,  Muswell Hill, and surrounding areas.

    Good rates of pay and flexible working hours. You will need a car to transport your directories.

    Call 01252 390990
    www.bookaroute.com
    Text ISLINN to 07786 208008

     

    RESEARCH ADMIN ASSISTANT

    Hours of work:  30 per week
    Salary circa £16k – paid holiday and company benefits.  

    SPA Future Thinking is one of the fastest growing and largest independent market research companies in Europe, with more than 150 employees across offices in the UK, France, and Italy and a partner network in 38 countries worldwide.  We offer thought leadership across a wide range of specialisms and genuine expertise across a wide range of industry verticals.  Please visit our website for more information – www.spafuturethinking.com 

    We’re now looking for a Research Admin Assistant to join our Media Research Team which is based in our London office in Clerkenwell.  Due to growth and more structured working practices, we now need admin support to help with the smooth and effective running of the team on a day-to-day basis.

    We are looking for someone who has experience in an office environment and can help oversee and administratively manage the MMT team – training will be provided where necessary.  You will need excellent time management skills, ability to multi-task and prioritise work with strong attention to detail and problem solving skills.

    In order to apply for this role, you must be eligible to live and work in the United Kingdom.  

    Please send a CV and covering letter to careers@spafuturethinking.com 

     

    PA TO PRINCIPAL

    36 hours per week all year round
    Grade 5 - £25,541 - £28,231 per annum

    Based in the heart of Camden Town this Adult Education College which has been judged as Outstanding by Ofsted, is looking for an exceptional PA to work with and provide professional administrative support to our new Principal.  We are looking for an ambitious and experienced PA who has the relevant qualifications, experience and skills for this role.

    The role is varied and challenging, including liaison with internal colleagues and external organisations at a senior level including offices of chief executives and Government cabinet ministers.  No two days will be the same!

    We take pride in looking after both our students and staff and offer a friendly and welcoming work place.  This post offers a generous annual leave allocation, pension scheme, life insurance, disability insurance, family friendly policies and a free course at the college.

    For further information on this post please visit our website www.wmcollege.ac.uk where you can find the Job Description and Application Form.  If you would like an informal discussion about this role,  please contact Jo Turner on 020 7255 4728 or by email jturner@wmcollege.ac.uk

    Once you have completed your application form, please email this back to Jo Turner.  
    The closing date for this post is 5pm Thursday 29th January 2015.  
    Interviews and assessments for this post will take place on Friday 6th February 2015.

    WMC - The Camden College, 44 Crowndale Road, London NW1 1TR - 020 7255 4700

    www.wmcollege.ac.uk

     

    JUNIOR ASSISTANT AND SENIOR STYLIST FULL TIME OR PART TIME

    Mad Lillies Hairdressers

    www.madlillies.co.uk

    Karen - 020 7435 3869  karenhowell100@hotmail.com

     

    CARE WORKERS - HOLLOWAY, ISLINGTON, HARINGEY, HACKNEY

    • Competitive rates of pay
    • Flexible working hours
    • Full FREE Training
    • 28 days’ paid annual leave (pro rata)
    • No previous experience necessary
    • Good written and spoken English
    • Morning, evening, weekend hours
    We are now also urgently requiring Kurdish, Turkish, Bengali and Mandarin speakers.

    London Care is a leading provider of care support services to vulnerable older people and children with disabilities living in their own homes.

    For an application pack e-mail your contact details to soz.qadir@londoncare.co.uk

    London Care is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

    London Care - Passion for independence, respect for choice

     

    VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITY

    Are you looking for a really rewarding volunteering opportunity helping children learn to read?

    Beanstalk recruits, trains and supports volunteers to work in primary schools with children who have fallen behind with their reading.

    We are urgently looking to recruit more reading helpers  in Camden, Islington and the surrounding areas to work with children on a one-to-one basis, to improve their reading levels, increase their overall confidence and inspire a lifelong love of reading.

    To find out more contact Beanstalk’s local office on 020 7250 8275 or visit www.beanstalkcharity.org.uk/reading-helpers

    Beanstalk - Read • Grow • Succeed

     

    Easy going and flexible
    PERSONAL ASSISTANT 
    required for disabled man in camden NW1.

    Domestic cleaning house work including windows,gardening and car. MUST DRIVE with a clean drivers license, must be ok with dogs. 19 hours per week, £10 per hour. 

    Must have a current DBS,NI number, and reference required. 

    Please contact between 9am to 5pm on 07955 886 603

     

    Work as a
    PERSONAL ASSISTANT
    Join new PA register and find rewarding health and social care work

    • £9.15 - £15 p/hr
    • NO zero hour contracts
    • Work directly for the client
    • More control and flexibility

    www.camdenpas.org.uk or call 020 7278 4437

     

    WEEKEND & EVENING CARE WORKERS

    Hartwig Care offer our Care Workers free training, flexible hours and competitive pay.

    020 7916 7270. Email: recruitment@hartwigcare.co.uk