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Flood Recovery – Business Support Officer Based at the Northern Area Office, Threlkeld, or at Murley Moss, Kendal Grade J: £17,397 - £19,355 pa pro rata | Part-time (3 days a week) Fixed Term until 30 June 2018

We are looking for a Business Support Officer to provide quality support to our ‘Routes to Resilience’ Flood Recovery Project. You will need to have an excellent understanding of administrative processes in relation to project management or service delivery. Reporting to the Flood Recovery Project Manager, this important role provides an opportunity to help shape an exciting project as part of a dynamic new team. For an informal discussion about the position please contact Ged Acton on 01768 871403, ext. 2403 / Mob. 07584593274. For further details, visit our website at We are unable to accept CVs.

General Vacancies Stricklandgate House 92 Stricklandgate, Kendal LA9 4PU Registered Charity No. 1027444

Presentable, reliable people required for well-respected community building.

Manager’s Assistant

To cover for the Manager in his absence. Duties may include: Tenant liaison, admin (bookings, finance and computer work), ensure compliance with Fire/H&S and Trust policies, managing meetings, reception, light maintenance and, if necessary, caretaking duties.

Closing date for applications is Monday 23rd January 2017 at 5pm. Interviews will be held on a date TBC.

Do you want to work for the number one selling and letting agent in Kendal? Due to our continuing success we are now looking for two highly motivated individuals looking to progress their careers within our Sales and Lettings departments based between our Kendal and Windermere branches. The ideal candidates will have previous experience, be motivated, organised and enthusiastic and display high standards of service and presentation. You will be rewarded with a competitive salary and generous bonus scheme together with excellent staff benefits. As an award winning, growing and fast paced business we are committed to both client care and staff development. If you want to work as part of this progressive and forward thinking company then we would love to hear from you. Full driving license is essential. Please send C.V. and covering letter to Clare Hoban, THW Estate Agents, 112 Stricklandgate, Kendal LA9 4PU or

Grasmere Gingerbread ®

Person Spec: Organised, good written and spoken communications skills, numerate, personable, presentable, tactful. Would suit a good ‘all-rounder’ with a positive and flexible approach. Hours: 1 day per week to start plus holiday/sickness cover. Rate of pay: £9.50 p/h


Duties will include light maintenance duties, ensuring public areas, meeting rooms and tenant’s offices are cleaned to a high standard, managing and catering for meetings. Hours: Minimum 5.5 per week plus holiday/sickness cover. Pay Rate: £8.12 per hour. For full job/person specs. please contact the Centre Manager on 01539-742601 - applications by CV with covering letter plus minimum 2 references should be sent to the above address. Closing date: 31st Jan 2017


Even after 163 years Grasmere Gingerbread continues to grow and maintain its world wide reputation; this unique family business is looking to recruit a:

A-ha! Distribution is looking for a merchandiser to work 2-3 days per week from February to October including weekends.

Sales and Marketing Manager

The role involves visiting a wide variety of outlets including hotels, tourist attractions, supermarkets and stations all over Cumbria to liaise with staff and stock up leaflet display racks with information about things to see and do in the area.

to work within a small dedicated team. This is a full-time varied and exciting new position covering all areas of digital marketing, sales promotion and events. Salary: 20 - 25K. Further details: Tel: (015394) 35428

You will need to have a customer-focussed approach, be friendly, tenacious and happy driving large vans. In return we offer good rates of pay, a flexible work environment and a role that involves travelling around and meeting people. The position will be based at our Kendal office. E-mail or post an outline of relevant skills and experience to us at A-ha! Distribution, Mintsfeet Road North, Kendal, LA9 6LZ. Closing date: 20th of January 2017 E-mail: or call for an informal chat on 01539 739 777

Administrative Assistant To work Monday-Thursday, approximately 24 hours per week in open season (0830-1430 AprOct) and 18 hours per week out of season (0830-1300 Oct-Apr) in the busy Estate Office. Must be highly numerate, computer literate, possess an excellent telephone manner and have previous administrative experience to undertake this varied and challenging role. A basic knowledge/experience of accountancy would be helpful but not essential. Competitive salary for the right candidate. Email for an application form and further information. Closing date for applications 1000 on Monday 30 January 2017.

Property Viewing Assistant Applications are invited from well-presented individuals to work flexibly as a viewing assistant around the South Lakes area, and also assisting with general property management duties such as meter reading in commercial properties. Flexible and varied hours on an ad-hoc basis with hourly remuneration plus mileage expenses. Must have own car and full driving licence. Applications by 3 February 2017 to Sharon Laurie, Peill & Co, Tanners House, Gulfs Road, Kendal, Cumbria LA9 4DT or by email to

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