Research Interviewers for Kantar

We have had a contact from Kantar who are recruiting for field based research interviewers in and around our area as well as all over the UK & Ireland. They are looking for people on a flexible often part time basis, the current members of our interviewing panel are from 17 to 86 years old […]

Cafe Supervisor

30 hours per week at the Saint Andrews Centre Histon.  For further information about the role please visit standrewscentre.org.uk/vacancies  or contact the cafe manager Emma at  cafe@standrewscentre.org.uk.  or tel. 01223 232313. Closing date for applications 5pm Monday 21 January 2019.

Local Editorial Assistant Job at IWC

EDITORIAL ASSISTANT VACANCY Based in Cambridge, the International Whaling Commission (IWC) is the global body charged with the conservation of whales and management of whaling. The IWC currently has 89 member governments from countries all over the world. An exciting opportunity has arisen to for an experienced Editorial Assistant to join the International Whaling Commission […]

Job Hunting Guide

Here is a page with a collection of useful advice and and some interesting links that could be helpful, albeit with a bit of a USA bias. https://backgroundchecks.org/job-hunt-preparation-guide.html

Hiring Older Workers

Interesting post on linked-in from Oleg Vishnepolsky, Global CTO at DailyMail Online and Metro.Co.Uk about the benefits of hiring older workers link to post  

The Dots Jobs Site

The Dots is both a jobs site & a network for creators, creatives and freelancers. Companies such as Google, BBC and Spotify use the platform to promote their jobs. https://the-dots.com/jobs/search The site is quite London centric (they are trying to build our community), however, we do have occasional roles in Cambridge

Jobseekers urged to apply for FREE railcard giving 50% off fares

If you’re on jobseeker’s allowance or job hunting and claiming universal credit you may be able to get a free railcard from the jobcentre which gives 50% off many rail tickets, thanks to a little-known discount scheme. But you aren’t guaranteed to get a railcard just because you’re on jobseeker’s allowance or job hunting and […]

Importance of truthfulness

Saw this on twitter recently and thought is was a fun reminder to be truthful in CVs When you lied on your CV about having previous sheepdog experience. pic.twitter.com/I8A5L5b3DT — Paul Bronks (@BoringEnormous) March 26, 2018