Local Economic Information

This website has a wealth of information about the local economy around Cambridge. http://www.cambridgeshireinsight.org.uk/economy/localeconomicassessments It also publishes monthly updates with information about local companies which could be very useful when thinking about a speculative application or to check the company’s website for possible new jobs. As an example of what they cover, here are the […]

Geographer Vacancy

The Geographer are recruiting for a part-time assistant. Closing date is 23 October and you can pop in for more details or see their facebook page https://www.facebook.com/TheGeographerDeli  

How to Succeed at: Writing Applications Course

Free online course which starts on 26 October 2015. Highly recommended as a way of understanding good approaches to creating a high quality CV, cover letter and dealing with application forms. Source: How to Succeed at: Writing Applications – The University of Sheffield

10 phrases employers hate to see on CVs

Recent research on UK CVs from Good Houskeeping Short article with some interesting facts. Includes: Top 10 most over-used CV phrases that are likely to put employers off Top 10 CV hates by UK employers Source: 10 phrases employers hate to see on CVs – Good Housekeeping

Care Opportunity Locally

This was posted yesterday on the village facebook group by Karen Baker, and reproduced here in case it is of interest. Be aware that there are other care companies and most have ongoing recruitment efforts. Future Care Solutions is a well established and locally owned care company, with an ongoing philosophy to provide a positive […]

Interesting job search site Trovit

  Jobs Cambridge – Trovit We have just had this site suggested to us. It is a job search site that seems to pick up listing from a surprisingly broad range of sites and has a good set of filters, including for part time jobs. While it includes quite a bit of advertising it could […]

Financial administrator in Histon

Limetree Financial are currently recruiting for an administrator role in our busy Histon office. Mortgage Administration experience preferred but not essential as full training will be provided. Full job role details are available on our website limetreefs.co.uk If anybody locally is interested please email shammond @ limetreefs.co.uk Posted on HI People Facebook group by Sian […]

“Parcel Mule” Fraud

Something that job seekers should be aware of (from the eCops mailing) is that people are being targeted to become “Parcel Mules” as part of a reshipping scam, which results in them handling stolen goods and losing out financially. Victims are predominantly recruited through job advertisements and dating websites. They are persuaded to have items […]

Resident Custodian

WESLEY METHODIST CHURCH CAMBRIDGE RESIDENT CUSTODIAN 40 Hours per week Salary between £9 and £10.50 per hour according to experience. Will include a 2 bedroom first-floor accommodation and car parking space at church. Responsible for: Oversight of use and maintenance of a busy city centre church premises Health and Safety on premises Cleaning Security Closing date […]

Part-time Shop Assistants wanted for the Great St Mary’s Gift Shop

We are looking for enthusiastic and presentable individuals to work in our gift shop inside Great St Mary’s during lunchtimes and weekends. Retail experience would be an advantage but not essential as training will be given. You will be required to have strong interpersonal skills to enable good relations with your team members and customers. […]