The Independent London Newspaper
11th February 2016

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    CAREER OPPORTUNITIES AT KING’S CROSS

    KX Recruit matching local people with local employers

    We are currently recruiting for several new businesses moving into King’s Cross. We have permanent full time and part time positions across a range of sectors.

    Current vacancies include:
    - Cleaning Account Manager, Cleaning Supervisors, Cleaning Operatives
    - Front of House Supervisors, Visitor Centre Supervisors, Office Concierge
    - Cafe, Bar and Restaurant Managers and Supervisors
    - Retail Operatives, Baristas, General Assistants
    - Chefs, Sous Chefs, Commis Chefs, Kitchen Porters

    www.kingscross.co.uk/vacancies
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    King’s Cross Recruit is a part of King’s Cross Central Limited Partnership. King’s Cross Central Limited Partnership (a limited partnership formed under the provisions of the Limited Partnerships Act 1907 with registered number LP12617) of 4 Stable Street, London N1C 4AB acting by its general partner King’s Cross Central Partner Limited (company number 638/691) having its registered office at 4 Stable Street, London N1C 4AB.

     

    DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY TECHNICIAN

    Salary range: £23,658 – £25,620 pa
    Scale 5 point 22–25, depending on experience
    Actual Salary range: £13,898 – £15,051 pa
    24 hours per week over 5 days preferably
    Part-time, 39 weeks a year • Permanent

    Required for April 2016 to join our thriving D&T department. You need to be flexible, reliable, well-organised and able to use your initiative.

    Closing date is Friday 19 February 2016.
    Interviews will take place on w/c 29 February 2016.

    For an application form and job description go to www.camdengirls.camden.sch.uk
    Completed applications should be sent to the Head’s PA at technician@camdengirls.camden.sch.uk

    Camden School for Girls is committed to safeguarding students. Appointed staff require an Enhanced Disclosure through the DBS. The School is an equal opportunities employer.

    THE CAMDEN SCHOOL FOR GIRLS
    Frances Mary Buss Foundation
    Roll: 1,010 (450 in mixed Sixth Form)
    Headteacher: Elizabeth Kitcatt
    Sandall Road, London NW5 2DB
    Tel: 020 7485 3414
    Email: csg@camdengirls.camden.sch.uk

    Camden is a successful comprehensive school, identified in 2013 and 2014 by government ministers as one of the top 100 schools in the country.

     

    ASSISTANT SITE SERVICES OFFICER

    to start as soon as possible

    Scale Point 4 Range 18 – 21 (£21,119 - £23,145)
    27.5 hours per week for 43 weeks per year
    2 pm – 7:30 pm Monday to Friday

    Primrose Hill Primary School are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and willing Assistant Site Services Officer to join our school team.   You will work alongside our Site Services Officer for the first part of the afternoon before you undertake sole supervision of the school and the cleaning team before closing up at the end of the day.

    The successful candidate will:
    Be honest, reliable and hardworking
    Be able to work using their own initiative
    Have good DIY and premises skills and be able to carry out minor repairs and jobs competently
    Be committed to achieving high standards in their work
    Be willing to attend courses to develop their expertise
    Be flexible, cheerful and friendly and enjoy working with staff, parents and children 

    We can offer you:
    Ongoing support and guidance
    Excellent professional development opportunities
    Regular overtime

    Visits to the school are strongly recommended. Please telephone the school to make an appointment, noting that school will be closed for half term from 15th-19th February.

    Application packs available on the school website.  Completed applications should be returned to the school. 

    Closing date: Monday 22nd February 2016
    Interviews: Wednesday 24nd February 2016

    Successful candidates will be notified by telephone.

    Primrose Hill Primary School, Princess Road, Regent’s Park, NW1 8JL
    Tel: 020 7722 8500                          
    admin@primrosehill.camden.sch.uk    
    www.primrosehill.camden.sch.uk

     

    CAN YOU SPARE SOME TIME EACH WEEK?

    Do you agree that access to good quality information is the key to knowing your rights. If so Age UK Camden has volunteering opportunities for you.

    We have a range of roles which support Older People in Camden and need volunteers to help us expand our Information and Advice Team.

    Interested?

    Telephone / email Harriet Ingham for an informal discussion: 020 7239 0408
    harriet.ingham@ageukcamden.org.uk

     

    WE ARE LOOKING TO  RECRUIT A STRATEGIC CHAIR 

    who has the business skills and the time to develop and lead a dynamic board of directors.  Our current chairman is retiring after 15 years with QCCA. 

    The chair will be both a public face for the charity and a leader of growth and sustainability. You will be someone passionate about ensuring local communities have access to services that significantly improve their quality of life.  Using your transferrable business skills and experience you will have a desire to make a real social impact in the community. Knowledge of Camden would be a real benefit.

    Queens Crescent Community Association is one of the fastest growing voluntary sector organisations in Camden, employing over 60 staff, providing vital services for local communities from birth to old age across 6 facilities with an annual turnover of £1.5m.

    A full Job Description is available on request. To apply please contact Neil Rebak at neil@qcca.org.uk or on 020 7267 6635.

    We are also recruiting for new trustees, for more information please get in contact. 

     

    VISITOR EXPERIENCE MANAGER

    Highgate Cemetery

    Required to oversee visitor operations and volunteer management and maintain high standards of service at all times so that visitors receive an exceptional experience. 

    Provide administrative support in the office (reporting to Chief Executive).

    Contract type Permanent part-time, £22,000 - £25,000 per annum pro-rata

    Hours 4 days a week (30 hours), working alternate weekends. Normally 9.30am to 5.30pm with flexibility to cover for special events and late openings.

    To apply, please go to our website: www.highgatecemetery.org/news

     

    BANK CARE ASSISTANTS

    £9.09 per hour (plus Shift Enhancements)

    About Us
    Mary Feilding Guild is a registered charity and long established care home for the active elderly with a care for life policy.  Located in Highgate N6, we have a very friendly environment and provide high quality care for our residents who maintain a high level of independence.  Our valued staff enjoy a supportive working environment.

    What we need you to do:
    Work with colleagues to meet the personal care needs of residents to ensure the dignity of each individual and promote independence; Update care planning documentation and keep up to date with current policies and procedures.

    What you must have:  
    Care Assistants support the Senior Carers to deliver high quality care for our residents and must have good communication skills and experience of writing care plans in a residential setting. You must have NVQ Level 2 in Health and Social Care or recognised equivalent.

    For further information and details of application process, please visit our website on www.maryfeildingguild.co.uk.  

    Closing date: Friday, 19 February 2016 at 5.00pm  

     

    PART-TIME CO-ORDINATOR

    Dixon Clark Court Management Ltd is a small Tenant Management Organisation (TMO) managing a block of 60 council flats for Islington Council. 

    We are looking for a new part-time Co-ordinator to assist the Management Committee. Requirements for the post include experience of managing staff, budgets and financial records; computer literacy and familiarity with office applications; and the ability to self-manage own workload. 

    Previous tenant management experience in the public sector (eg local council, Housing Association or other TMO) and training in plumbing and electrics are desirable but not essential.  Hours and salary negotiable. 

    For further information, email dixonclarkcourt@btconnect.com or phone 020 7359 9239

    To apply email your CV and a covering letter with the subject title “Job Application” by Thursday 25 February.

     

    ASSESSOR - APPRENTICESHIPS / WORK BASED LEARNING 

    Location: City Of London, London
    Salary: £ 25,000 - £29,000 depending on experience with exceptional benefits 

    We are currently looking for motivated and experienced Assessors to join our Apprenticeship team, delivering Business Administration Apprenticeships, Customer Service Apprenticeships, Digital Marketing and Team Leading and Management qualifications. 

    You will be responsible for a caseload of learners and on average will be required to attend an average of three appointments per day covering the London zones. 

    Experience Required
    • You must hold an A1/TAQA qualification
    • You must have delivered a minimum of two qualifications we offer - Business Administration, Customer Service, Digital Marketing, Team Leading and Management
    • You must have experience in a similar role covering the above duties
    • You must have excellent communication and interpersonal skill.In return we offer a competitive salary, exceptional benefits and a great place to work!

    For more information please contact Natalie Rees on 0207 690 5000 or email Natalierees@jobwisetraining.co.uk 

     

    BAND 6 CLINICAL NURSE SPECIALISTS £31,249 - £41,218 INCLUSIVE

    BAND 2 HEALTHCARE ASSISTANTS £19,217 - £21,917 INCLUSIVE

    Do you want to work close to home and earn above the London living wage? Do you want to work for an employer who values you and invests in your development?

    Then you should join us at Camden and Islington NHS Foundation Trust!

    With services situated throughout Camden and Islington we are seeking compassionate healthcare professionals with lived experience and knowledge of the communities we serve to join our team. 

    The Trust believes our employees are the driving force of our services, offering high quality care to our service users while continually looking for ways to further enhance services. Working in the thick of it our employees possess a “can do attitude”, meeting the challenges of this specialist branch of health care with positivity and professionalism. We believe passionately in supporting the professional development of our staff. We are proud to offer development pathways for our unqualified staff, specialist preceptorship programmes for newly qualified staff, and an extensive range of development pathways for more experienced staff.

    We require Clinical Nurse Specialists and Healthcare Assistants to join teams within the following divisions: -

    • Acute Mental Health (Psychiatric Liaison, Crisis Resolution Teams and Inpatient Wards)
    • Recovery and Rehabilitation
    • Services for Ageing & Mental Health 

    If you want to work in the heart of a vibrant and diverse community; want to challenge yourself; possess the drive to deliver high quality compassionate care; excellent communication skills; the ability to pay attention to detail; and a positive and proactive approach we want to hear from you.

    We are proud to be rated as 4th best mental health trust in the country by service users, listed in the HSJ Top 100 NHS Employers (2014) and to have been nominated for a 2015 Nursing Times Award for improving staff experience. 

    Work with us and you will be working for a Trust who values and supports you; and is committed to your continuing professional development. As a member of our team you will receive:

    • Excellent terms and conditions of employment
    • The opportunity to work flexibly
    • A supportive working environment
    • Opportunities for personal and professional development
    • A clear pathway for career progression
    • Childcare Vouchers and access to discounted playschemes

    To apply for these positions and view the full range of our current vacancies please visit www.candi.nhs.uk/careers

     

    FEMALE PERSONAL AND DOEMSTIC ASSISTANT

    Looking for an energetic and flexible female personal and domestic assistant to work 16 hours per week with a physically disabled woman in Camden. £8.50 per hour gross. CRB, References and NI number required.

    Please phone 07404 237 479

     

    BENGALI (SYLHETI) SPEAKING CARER REQUIRED 

    Looking for a fluent Sylheti speaking male carer with experience to care for an elderly wheelchair user with dementia. 

    Assist with taking him out for shopping, paying bills, banking, GP and hospital appointments and also support with personal care and some domestic tasks. 

    6 hours per week, Monday 9am to 1pm and second day (2hrs) negotiable. £9.50 per hour, DBS, NI number and references required.

    Contact: Runa 07525 000 126        

     

    RECEPTIONIST VOLUNTEERS

    CAMDEN COMMUNITY LAW CENTRE

    Hours: Must be able to commit to 14 hours per week
    Key duties: To provide a customer-oriented information and reception service and provide administrative support to caseworkers.
    Hours:  9.30am-5.30pm, Monday – Friday (to be negotiated)
    Location: Camden Community Law Centre, 2 Prince of Wales Road, NW5 3LQ 

    To find out more www.cclc.org.uk

    For an application pack please write to us stating clearly in your email subject “Receptionist Recruitment”. 

    For an informal discussion please telephone Annie Campbell on 0207 284 6514.

    Applications should be emailed to: annie@cclc.org.uk

    Closing date for applications is Friday 12 February 2016 at 5pm

     

    SUPPORT WORKER REQUIRED 

    6 hours per week ideally over 3 mornings, £14 per hour, in Islington

    To support a delightful 10 year old boy with cerebral palsy, learning difficulties and other complex needs. 

    He is energetic, adventurous, fun-loving and a huge music fan. The right person will have natural warmth and energy with a strong sense of empowering him to enjoy the things he loves while developing a sense of independence. Experience of working with children with complex health needs is preferred.

    Duties include:
    • Support access to fun activities in and out of the home
    • Feeding support, both oral and enteral, giving medication
    • All aspects of personal care
    • Use of specialist posture management equipment 

    Skills needed:
    Must be organised, proactive, creative, caring and energetic and have a great sense of fun
    Good spoken and written English essential
    Training will be given 

    The right person will join an existing support team and may be needed as a backup to cover sickness and annual leave. Days and hours are negotiable.

    To apply please email your current CV and a cover letter explaining why you are applying for this position to: harry.gardner@islington.gov.uk

     

    PROPERTY COMPANY - KENTISH TOWN NW1

    We are looking for a good administrator who likes helping people by giving them the information they need, and solving problems so they enjoy where they live.

    Someone who is a Born organiser, a Good listener, a Detailed note taker, a Compulsive doer and Very practical and Computer literate.

    Apply to careers@ringley.co.uk or 020 7428 1999.     More at www.ringley.co.uk  

     

    WEB DEVELOPER

    Radical tech co-operative Outlandish – based in Finsbury Park – seeks an experienced web developer.

    The following are required:
    • Experience of building WordPress plugins and/or themes
    • Experience of using HTTP APIs using JavaScript

    The following skills and experience would be an advantage:
    - An active GitHub or StackOverflow account
    - JavaScript async programming
    - React and/or Angular
    - PostgreSQL, MongoDB and/or MySQL
    - Semantic web publishing using RDF, JSON-LD or similar
    - WordPress REST API plugin
    - DevOps using git, continuous integration, automated testing
    - Systems administration using Linux/FreeBSD

    Email hello@outlandish.com or call the Outlandish office on 020 7561 9968. 

     

    PART TIME CARER REQUIRED

    I am a young lady who is registered blind with some learning difficulties.

    I enjoy books, travel, going out and cooking. I am looking for someone to assist me in daily activities for 3 days a week/4 hours a day - £10 a hour.

    Please call me on: 07478 416 720

     

    CONSCIENTIOUS PERSONAL ASSISTANT 

    for woman with  M.E. in Camden, 7-10 hours pw @£10 ph

    Shopping, cooking, cleaning, some admin,  personal care & help with activities.

    Efficient organisational and time management skills, computer literacy, fluent English, ability to listen & follow instructions, empathic understanding of chronic illness needs essential. 

    Preferably long term basis to provide continuity of care to progress client goals.   

    Interest in health, cooking, gardening & the arts desirable. Refs, N.I. and DBS required.

    Tel: 0207 391 0614

     

    CLASSIFIED SALES

    We require a hardworking, reliable person to work on the classified section of our three titles, Camden New Journal, Islington Tribune and West End Extra.

    Experience useful but not necessary as training will be given.

    Salary £13,000+ commission OTE £18-20k

    Please email your CV to vacancies@camdennewjournal.co.uk

     

    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

    www.hartwigcare.co.uk