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2 May - 15 May 2014 / Issue 315

Our College is situated in Kendal, Cumbria on the edge of the stunning Lake District, a beautiful area to work in. Kendal College is opening an exciting new Animal Care Department on its main site based around a Wildlife rescue; and rehabilitation centre. The centre will have many varied species and a clinic operated by veterinarians producing an outstanding learning experience for our students. We are looking to recruit:

Lecturer and Co-ordinator Animal Care Level 1 – 2 Permanent 0.6 (22.2 hrs) L1 - £23,645 - £29,956 L2 - £31,784 - £35,778 p.a. (pro rata) Lecturer Animal Care Level 1 – Maternity Cover – 0.6 (22.2 hrs) Temp 4 months - £23,645 - £29,956 p.a. (pro rata) Animal Care Technician Permanent Full Time (37 hrs) £17,136 - £18,654 - p.a. or Part Time 0.5 (18.5 hours) - £8,568 - £9,327 pa We need our Lecturers to be innovative and enthusiastic, providing an outstanding experience for our learners. Lecturer 2 level should have veterinarian experience and the ability to co-ordinate the curriculum. You should welcome the opportunities that this will create for our learners and be focussed on high quality teaching and learning to ensure successful student outcomes. Our Technicians will care for the animals, prepare and maintain the environment and facilitate use of this superb environment for our learners. You should have a passion for wildlife and a desire to communicate this to our learners who you will be working alongside. This post includes some out of hours work. You will be joining a small, dedicated team that is developing a brand new department that will contribute to the outstanding reputation the college has achieved.

Elterwater, Langdale Valley, Nr Ambleside LA22 9HY We are a family owned business, our son is Head Chef and our daughter is the Manager. We are now looking for the following staff to compliment our very dedicated team.

Talented Chef de Partie Assistant Manager Must be well presented, well mannered and have experience in a quality hotel/restaurant. Possibly wishing to move up the career ladder in the hospitality industry. Own transport essential. These positions are live-out and carry a very highly competitive salary, plus bonus, plus gratuities. Please send CV’s and recent photo to, or call Ruth or Aimee Jones for more information on 015394 37207.

Closing date for applications in Animal Care: Friday 16 May 2014; commencement in post Thursday 21 August 2014. Due to our expansion of provision we are also looking to recruit additional Lecturers in Maths and English. You should have a passion for your subject and a belief in the subject’s importance as a life skill for our learners and inspire learning across a wide ability range (Levels 1 – 3)

Lecturer 1 Maths (Full Time 37 hrs - £23,645 - £29,956 p.a.) Lecturer 1 English - 2 Posts (Full Time 37 hrs £23,645 - £29,956 p.a.) Fractional posts maybe considered. These posts are eligible for the ‘Teach First Programme’ operated by the College which offers recent graduates of Maths/English or associated subjects enhanced conditions for teaching and management within the sector and an accelerated training package. Closing date for applications in Maths and English: Friday 23 May 2014; commencement in post Thursday 21 August 2014.

Assessor - Business Administration (Full-time 37 hrs £24,351 – £26,612 p.a.)

S A Associates

Sales Person & Business Administrator Established in 1995 S A Associates has become of the UK’s leading training companies. Due to its continuing success and increasing development this company wishes to recruit the following:

Sales Person & Business Administrator – full or part time, excellent remuneration package and commission. Full details of this position are available on our website or email to

With significant growth in apprenticeship delivery the College is seeking to expand the team of Assessors in the area of Business Administration. The successful applicant will also be able to deliver other supervisory and management employer programmes and recruit apprentices across the sector. You must have excellent communication skills and hold relevant qualifications up to level 3 minimum. Closing date for Assessor Business Administration: Friday 9 May 2014; commencement in post as soon as possible. We offer an excellent opportunity to enhance your skills, work with a committed team, receive generous paid holidays and benefit from an excellent pension scheme If you would like further details and an application form for any of the above vacancies please visit our website www. and go to the ‘About us’ tab then ‘jobs at the college’ and download the application form. Once you have completed the application form email it to: If you would like to include your CV as an enhancement to your application, you can, but you must complete the application form as well. CV’s will not be accepted in isolation. You can also call us on 01539 814742 if you have any questions. All posts are subject to a enhanced DBS check in line with our Policy of Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of Learners. Kendal College is committed to equal opportunities In return we offer


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Gilpin Hotel & Lake House is a family-run hotel with a long-standing team and a friendly environment. We are looking for people that are friendly, charming, enthusiastic, well presented, with good manners, good communication skills, and good English. Positions are full time, live in or out, with 28 days paid holiday, all For the attention of: Lindsey Hine meals on duty provided, great subsidised local staff accommodation. Salary commensurate with experience. Please approve by: 2pm Tuesday Crook Road, Nr Windermere LA23 3NE

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REQUIRES: Chesters are looking for staff to join our award winning team in the following areas, must be able to work weekends and have own transport.

Front of House Motivated, front line waiting on staff with bags of personality, knowledge and enthusiasm. Full time, day time only.

KP Ambitious and keen to join a challenging kitchen. Able to work cleanly and efficiently. Full time, day time only.

Chef An energetic, speedy, incredibly well coordinated chef who thrives on high volume and quality. Hungry to learn and join a very busy kitchen primarily working on the pizza section. No pizza experience necessary Full time, day time only.

Housekeeping Assistant (live-out) 5 days per week from 9.00am to around 3.00pm (including weekends) Approximately 25 hours per week. £6.97 per hour. Reviewed in October 2014

Receptionist (live-out) 38-45 hours per week (including weekends) Early and late shifts between the hours of 7.30am and 10.00pm (Sunday to Thursday) and 7.30am to 11.00pm (Fridays and Saturdays). £7.77 per hour. Please email us in confidence with your CV to: or telephone 015394 88877 for an application form

Book keeper Part time person required for basic inputting duties. Sage experience a bonus. Please contact Ashley or Jim on 015394 34711 Chesters By The River, Skelwith Bridge, Ambleside LA22 9NJ

We have opportunities for enthusiastic; customer focused staff with excellent communication skills and positive attitude for the vacancies below.


• Spa & Leisure Club Cleaner We are now recruiting for the following vacancy:

Kitchen Team Member Cartmel Priory School - Job Ref: FS0112 £6.44 per hour Monday – Friday, 12.30pm-2.30pm (10 Hours)

We are looking to recruit a flexible, enthusiastic person to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for participating in foodservice activities such as preparation, setting out, clearing away and washing up after lunch time foodservice provision.

To work evenings and weekends

• Full-Time Painter

Will be required to work across the 3 regional properties Please send cv to the attention of: Craig Moffat Email: Macdonald Old England Hotel and Spa, Church Street, Bowness on Windermere, Cumbria LA23 3DF

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions. To request an application form please contact Sophie Patterson by e-mail sophie. or by telephone on 01228 404711.

Closing date for returned applications is 12th May 2014. Orian Solutions Ltd is ultimately owned by Cumbria County Council.


NIGHT PORTER We are looking for a Full Time Night Porter to work for a business that prides itself on a reputation for outstanding service and hospitality. Excellent rates of pay, share of gratuities and use of the leisure facilities at Langdale Spa.

Food & Beverage Manager

Working 5 days per week, including weekends

Housekeeping Assistants (Full or Part Time) Working 2-5 days per week, including weekends

Restaurant & Bar Staff (Full, Part Time & Casual) Working 2-5 days per week, including weekends

Please telephone Stephen Dodd or Steve Brumwell on 015394 36347

Maintenance Person (Full Time)

To advertise in Employment Pages please call 015394 44965 or email:

Please email us in confidence with your CV stating the position that you wish to apply for.

Working 5 days per week, including weekends or telephone 015394 63550 for an application form

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Grasmere Garden Village Requires the help of a Hard Working, Motivated and Friendly Team Member to work as a

General Assistant in our Potting Shed Café. Full or Part Time considered. The position is till the end of October, but may have the possibility of leading to a permanent position. Good Rates of Pay, Free Car parking, Lunch and Uniform Provided. Call Mark or Christine on 015394 35255 or email your CV to


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Dodd`s Restaurant

Contact: Ian Flitcroft, Head Chef Stonecross Manor Hotel, Milnthorpe Road, KENDAL LA9 5HP

Tel: 01539 733559 / Fax: 01539 736386 Email:

Lakes Lodge Ambleside Quality bed and breakfast

Require a GENERAL ASSISTANT Duties include: Waiting on at breakfast, housekeeping and reception duties. FULL TIME position available (Excellent rate of pay, including weekends & evenings) Email CV’s to OR call Cath on 015394 31125


• Full-time Chef For more information please call on

015394 32134

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Part Time Chef

for Weekend Functions High standards of food and service. Wage according to age and experience. 015395 35688 /



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Chef De Partie To assist with the daily operation of our 34 cover restaurant and busy conference & banquet department. The successful applicant will have experience in a similar position or a Senior Commis Chef seeking a promotion.



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For 16 hours per week, Mon & Tues 8am—4pm (with flexibility to cover holiday periods)


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CHEF DE PARTIE/THIRD CHEF We are looking for a conscientious and committed Chef de Partie to work alongside our Head Chef and Sous Chef, but with a requirement to be able to work unsupervised at times. If you’ve already gained some experience in a busy kitchen environment, and have the interest and enthusiasm to learn more, then we would like to hear from you.

The position is full time with a salary based upon experience.

Full/ Part-time Waiting on Staff also required:- flexible hours, good rate of pay

Heaves Hotel

Nr Kendal LA8 8EF


20 hours per week, Mornings Thursday to Sunday.

Restaurant & Bar Person Approximately 30 hours per week. All positions are live out.

£8.36ph with increase paid after a successful probationery period

Please contact Catherine Whitelock on 015395 60396

NVQ 2 preferred but not essential Uniform & meal provided, 5.6 wks paid hol pa (pro rata)



CLOSING DATE: Friday 16th May 2014

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General Vacancies Financial Services Officer Salary Scale J (£28,922 - £33,998) Permanent, full-time 37 hours per week


The role offers a great opportunity for an enthusiastic and committed individual to develop professionally and take on challenging, interesting work within our Finance Team.

We are seeking to recruit a

General Assistant

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for the summer period. Hours to be negotiated. Duties will include working in our Housekeeping, Tea Shop or Food Service Team. We are looking for a person who is thorough in their work and committed to excellent customer service. Applicants need to be in sympathy with the Christian ethos of Rydal Hall.

Closing date for applications: Noon, Tuesday 27 May 2014. Please note that interviews will be held on Friday 6 June 2014.

For further details and an application form please contact: Mark Strand, Rydal Hall, Rydal, Ambleside, Cumbria LA22 9LX. Tel: 015394 32050 /

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Cumbria View Care Services Providing quality care to clients in their own homes

Room Assistant 30 hours - flexible hours. Would also help with breakfast service. Monday – Friday.

Cocktail Bar / Wine Service Full-time permanent position. Must have some experience and knowledge. Both positions £7.50 per hour Please contact Darryn 015394 32254 /

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FRIENDLY COMPASSIONATE RELIABLE If you answered yes to the above then we would love to hear from you. Working in partnership with families and other external agencies, we provide quality care and support to clients within their own homes, which enables clients to remain independent for as long as possible. But in order to increase our business further we need additional people to join our company. We are currently looking to recruit for the following positions:

DAY CARERS – Windermere, Grange, Kendal & Carnforth

Shift patterns vary, hours can be flexible depending on business needs and lifestyle choices. We require reliable, caring and compassionate people to join our existing teams.

NIGHT CARERS – Based in Kendal

Shift pattern 11pm to 7am. Working 2 to 3 regular evenings you will be working in a team of two, visiting clients in their own homes providing care, support and re-assurance during the night. Experience is not essential as full training and support is provided. A full UK driving licence and access to a reliable vehicle is necessary for these roles. Uniform, mobile phone, holiday pay and business mileage is provided. Due to high levels of occupancy, we are looking to expand our team. We are looking for:

• Full-time Receptionist We’re looking for a hard working individual to join our young, lively, and enthusiastic team. An excellent grasp of the English language, a great sense of humour and common sense are a must for the job. Uniform and meals on duty are provided. Wages dependent on experience. Live in is available. Please forward CV’s to Nicola:

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For further details and an application pack for any of the above vacancies please call Joanne or Amanda on 01539 735694, or e.mail us at All posts subject to enhanced DBS disclosure checks (previously CRB check) Part Time

Home Delivery Courier

Windermere area. Delivering for major high street brands. Payment is per parcel, flexible hours, full details and application form at

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1657 Chocolate House

54 Branthwaite Brow, KENDAL Require a

Full/Part Time

Retail Assistant To work in our busy chocolate shop. Applicants need to work on Saturdays and be flexible, having good customer service skills.

Please apply within, email Joan at or call 01539 740702

To advertise in Employment Pages please call Richard on 015394 44965 or email:

Following the opening of our brand new luxury apartments, we require

Property Cleaners to join our friendly team.

Working hours are Monday and Friday between 10am & 3pm on a casual contract, other days may be available Excellent rates of pay per property. To apply or for further information please contact Hannah Sewell, Accommodation Manager, Windermere Marina Village, Bowness on Windermere LA23 3JQ. call 015394 46551 or email

Service Administrator Working from our offices at Windermere Marina this is a full-time customer focused role to co-ordinate between our clients and service department. Requires an organised and computer literate person with excellent customer skills. A sound knowledge of boating would be an advantage although good training will be provided. Good rate of pay dependent on experience.

Please apply with CV to

Staff needed for high ropes course in Windermere, Summer 2014

Summer, seasonal and full time positions available including weekends and school holidays. Full ERCA Instructor training included so no experience required. Must love the outdoors, be comfortable at heights and have fantastic customer service skills.

Send CV and covering letter to or call (015394) 47186

Distribution Assistants Kendal Centre Fixed-term (approx. 8 months) Full-time 39 hour contracts Part-time 32 hour contracts Part-time 16 hour contracts 35 hour night contracts Between now and early January 2015, we need extra help in our distribution centre in Kendal. Our distribution team are responsible for picking and despatching stock against very tight deadlines for our home shopping department, our 68 retail stores throughout the UK and our overseas franchised stores. These are manual jobs, therefore you need to be able to reach and bend to pick items from shelving and pallets. You need to be conscientious and accurate, with good maths abilities and basic keyboard skills. You should be self-motivated as well as a good team player and be able to work under pressure in a fast moving environment. Roles involve operating order picking machines however full training will be given so no previous experience is required. Contracts available are full-time 39 hours (over 5 full days, including one weekend day each week), part-time 32 hours (over 4 full days, including one weekend day each week), part-time 16 hours (1 weekday and 1 weekend day or 2 weekend days each week) and 35 hours, nights (on a 4 on, 4 off rota system). Day shifts are operational between 7am - 11pm every day, apart from Sunday (currently 7am - 7pm). Your days and hours of work will be rota’d to include late and early shifts and we will require 6am starts as we get busier. Night shifts operate between 8.30pm - 7am over 4 nights (on a 4 on, 4 off). Due to the nature of the equipment used, applicants need to be over 18 years of age and be available to attend a pre–employment medical examination. Please only apply if you can commit until January 2015. Please call our recruitment team at our head office in Windermere on 015394 40595 for more details and an application pack.

Closing date for receipt of applications: Monday 12 May 2014. Alexandra Buildings, Windermere, Cumbria LA23 1BQ

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ONLY THE BEST NEED APPLY Exciting and unusual position with an opportunity to join an ambitious new company at the early stages of development. Although the salary will initially be commissions based, the earnings potential is considerable, with OTE of £36,000 pa after the first year as we strive to become a national company. We need someone who is entrepreneurial, extremely confident, resilient, ambitious, determined and persistent, whilst at the same time being friendly, likeable and polite. The role can initially be either full or part-time and will be mainly home-based, carrying out business to business selling, sales visits when required, and building up long lasting relationships with clients. Previous sales experience would be preferable, as would owning car and a clean driving licence, but the most important qualities are those detailed above and passion for the product. To see what we hope to achieve, and what you could be part of, visit: To apply, please send your CV with a covering letter to

Full and part time Sales Negotiators / Receptionists We require full and part time sales negotiators/receptionists for our Windermere office. The successful candidates must be outgoing and able to work on their own initiative and as part of our team. A friendly confident personality and proven ability in sales is essential and knowledge of estate agency is preferred. Please apply in writing with CV to David Hogarth, Lakes Cottage Holidays, 2 Lonsdale Street, Carlisle CA1 1DB

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Grasmere Garden Village Requires the help of a Hard Working, Motivated and Friendly Team Member to work as a

Plant Area General Assistant

Part-time Retail Assistants

to work in our Plant Area. The position is a permanent full time position. Must have a knowledge of plants

Windermere Store 14.5 hours Permanent

Good Rates of Pay, Free Car parking, Lunch and Uniform Provided.

As the home of creative kitchenware, innovative solutions and 4,000 quality products, Lakeland has a lot to offer our customers – and even more to offer our people. Developing your skills and career in a thriving family owned company that looks after its customers and colleagues, we’ll listen to your ideas and support you to become the best you can be. To come and work for our fabulous company you will need to: • Demonstrate a passion to succeed in selling our products through developing great product knowledge • Be able to deliver an extraordinary customer service experience • Have the ability to communicate with customers • Be able to work within a team and also on your own initiative • Demonstrate good interpersonal skills • Have retail environment experience • Be numerate and literate. If you enjoy meeting people come and join us. Naturally our stores are busy, so you’re likely to be on the go all day delivering the best possible experience for our customers and supporting all aspects of running a store from deliveries, merchandising and restocking to till and PC procedures. All our vacancies involve weekend working and some late shifts. Your working pattern is provided on a rota basis a month in advance, although primarily those positions are for full days on Saturdays and Sundays.

Call Mark or Christine on 015394 35255 or email your CV to

To apply, please call our recruitment team on 015394 40595 at our head office in Windermere for more details and an application pack. Benefits include 20% discount, company uniform and a graded pay scheme.

Closing date for receipt of applications: Sunday 18 May 2014 Alexandra Buildings, Windermere, Cumbria LA23 1BQ

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