Jobs, Work experience and Volunteering opportunities
Faringdon Job Club was started in September 2012 with the sole purpose of helping people find work.
You can see more about the advice and assistance on offer on Faringdon Job Club website.
If you are a local business and have job, trainee or apprenticeship, or work placement opportunities, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or use the Contact Us form with job details, suitable candidate information, start and end dates and contact information.
It is free to advertise on this page.
Maybe you are a voluntary group or organisation who can provide a young person some invaluable experience that will help them get a paid job.
Please do get in touch as above if you could do with some help.
Places to look for paid jobs and volunteering
www.jobseekers.direct.gov.uk (job centre)
Careerjet, jobs in Faringdon
Adzuna job vacancies
Oxcentric jobs, apprenticeships, work experience
Apprenticeships in the Construction industry
All about apprenticeships and real opportunities.
Search on location and the type of work.
URGENT-URGENT-URGENT COOK Wanted
Faringdon Day Centre for the elderly meets at Faringdon Baptist Church Hall each Monday and Thursday. We urgently need a COOK to prepare freshly-cooked 2-course lunches for 10-12 clients and staff.
4½ hours/day. Salary: to be discussed.
If you are an experienced cook or just love cooking for a family,
we would pleased to hear from you.
For more information contact Sue Thrower (Chairman) on
01367 240 848 or email@example.com
Accounts Admin/Office Junior Role
Company in Watchfield (Nr Faringdon) looking to fill the above role. Ideal starting role in business. Applicant must have a good eye for detail & Accuracy. Role will be to carry out various accounts/office admin work & will report to the company Accounts Manager. There will also be a need to support other teams within the business where necessary for various ad-hoc tasks. Applicant will use programs such as Word, Excel, Outlook and SAGE. Previous Accounts experience not essential as all training will be given.
Please forward CV's by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Or alternatively forward CV's by post to the following address:
FAO : Alex Young
Data Centre Response Ltd
Unit 71, Shrivenham Hundred Business Park
Majors Road Watchfield SN6 8TY
THE STAR INN, SPARSHOLT, IS HIRING!
"HELLO!" We are hiring at The Star Inn - Come and join our friendly 'STAR' team!
We are a highly acclaimed local pub, restaurant and hotel, set in the heart of Sparsholt, Oxfordshire.
As a Michelin recognised and AA recommended pub we are getting busier by the day!
FRONT OF HOUSE – TEAM OF TWO
We are looking for two new 'STARS' to join us as a ‘Super Star’ FRONT OF HOUSE team!
Start Date: Mid-August 2017
Smooth running of the bar, restaurant and accommodation on a daily basis.
Cellar & bar management, restocking and maintenance.
Managing bookings for the restaurant and accommodation via email & phone.
Working with the Head Chef & Kitchen to ensure the best quality of service and food is delivered.
Support in organising events.
General Front of House, house-keeping and cleaning duties.
Contributing to The Star, with ideas on how to evolve and better the business.
Hours: 48 hours each per week
Salary: Favourable, competitive salary (experience dependent)
Accommodation provided (small rental charge)
Excellent staff food
What’s required from you?
Previous and referenced experience of Front of House duties in a similar place of work.
Your own transport
Personal attributes that include: Attention to detail, hard-working, smart-thinking, positively driven, a people’s person, natural communicator, a contributor, team-player and a hospitality lover.
10 hours weekly - 10am-3pm on Saturday and Sunday.
IF YOU'RE A STAR, WE NEED YOU!
What’s next? If you think you are the ‘Stars’ we are looking for…
Give us a call on 01235 751873
Ask for Toby or Lucy to arrange a time to pop in and find out more about us and the roles.
Check out our website: www.thestarsparsholt.co.uk
All Saints’ Church Faringdon seeks a part-time administrator (9 hours per week over three mornings, to begin September 2017). S/he should be a friendly, organised person, sympathetic to Christian values and mission, with a good knowledge and experience of Microsoft Office and able to work as part of a team as well as being a self-starter.
For more information and to apply, please contact email@example.com. Applications should be received by 31 July 2017 and interviews will be held in August.
We have many jobs on offer across our site: http://www.milletsfarmcentre.com/other-info/jobs.html
"Person Friday" needed. Market Research and Packaging Consultancy looking for part time admin role (10 to 15 hours per week) to help us cope with our increasing workload. Must have enthusiasm for chocolate, cake! packaging, etc. Please apply to firstname.lastname@example.org with CV and your reason for applying!
You can do various tests on this national website to help you choose a career or job that suits you
South Central Ambulance Charity
Volunteering As a Community First Responder
Do you want to experience the reward of helping with a medical
emergency without changing your career? We currently have over
650 Community First Responders, who provide life-saving first aid
in the crucial minutes before an ambulance arrives, and we’re
looking for more people who want to experience the ultimate in
What it entails
You will often be first at the scene, offering life-saving treatment
whilst the ambulance is on its way. In non-life threatening
situations, you will be there to comfort the patient, provide
information and reassurance. You can choose exactly which hours
you wish to volunteer, and will receive first-class training - skills
which you can use for life.
You need to…
Have access to a car, have an appetite for the unexpected, and the
level-headedness required to make instant decisions.
More information at: www.sca-charity.org.uk
Email us at: email@example.com Call us on: 01869 365000
South Central Ambulance Charity; Registered Charity no: 1049778
Library volunteers needed
Community Library volunteers https://www.oxfordshire.gov.uk/cms/content/becoming-community-library-volunteer
Monday to Saturday opening hours
Also to help us in our busy little library
Book Club Leader (adult)
Rhyme time volunteers
Coffee Morning helpers
Please pop into the library for more details
Faringdon Community Bus needs more volunteer drivers
Have you ever wanted to drive a bus?
Do you have some spare time?
Do you want to help in providing a valuable service to the community?
If the answer to any of these questions is “yes” then why not join the Faringdon Community Bus team which needs more volunteer drivers?
The bus is straightforward to drive and full training will be given. Although welcome, no significant commitment is required, maybe only 3 or 4 mornings a month.
If you would like to join us, please contact
Richard Smith (07879 470440) or
Steve Wright (01367 241011) or
YOUR COMMUNITY NEEDS YOU – Just some of the volunteer opportunities in Faringdon
Children’s Centre – THE PLACE
The community are all coming together to try and save the Children’s Centre when OCC withdraws funding from March 2017. The new look service will be called ‘The Place’ and based at the Pump House Project. We will need an army of volunteers. If you are interested in getting involved as a volunteer at the new centre or as a fundraiser PLEASE get in touch. Contact Sally Thurston or Rebekah Pugh. firstname.lastname@example.org 01367240281
Faringdon Town Council Youth Services
We need volunteers to:
We always need enthusiastic people to help at our cinema events. Taking tickets and selling popcorn! Please contact Billie Hayter by emailing email@example.com or call 01367240281
We want to start regular community litter picking and tidying in the town in 2017 – we need your help. Please contact Rebekah Pugh by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01367 240281
CAB wants to provide a full day advice service in Faringdon and potentially a Saturday. To do this they need a volunteer from Faringdon. All training is provided.
Please email Sally Thurston on email@example.com or call 01367 240281 for details or visit http://www.caox.org.uk/volunteering
Wantage Independent Advice Centre
WIAC want to provide a service in Faringdon. To do this they need a volunteer from Faringdon. All training is provided. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01235 765348 or visit http://wantageadvice.org.uk/volunteering
Pump House Project
Always need Volunteers for their multitude of activities Please email email@example.com for details.
Faringdon library VOLUNTEERS
Home Library Service Volunteers
We are looking for volunteers who are willing to give a couple of hours each month to brighten up a housebound person's life and be part of a worthwhile service
If any of our volunteer positions appeals to you please ring us or email
01367 240311 firstname.lastname@example.org
Jobs and volunteering opportunities for 16-19s
This is an online search for jobs, apprenticeships, and other opportunities for young people aged 16-19 and up to age 25 for those with learning difficulties. Some jobs and other opportunities will be suitable for older and younger young people