The Job Show™ Leeds
Thursday, 9th February 2017

Leeds United Football Club
10.30 - 3pm
 

A resounding success as The Job Show™ Leeds returns!

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About BGL Group

BGL Group is a leading digital distributor of household finance products to more than eight million customers. The Group owns and operates the UK’s most loved price comparison website, comparethemarket.com, and also the market-leading French price comparison website, lesfurets.com. The websites offer customers market visibility and best value for money across a growing range of products including motor, home, life, travel and pet insurance as well as utilities and money products such as credit cards and loans.

BGL Group also owns and operates a substantial personal lines insurance distribution and outsourcing business, containing insurance brands Dial Direct and Budget Insurance, as well as the online life insurance provider, BeagleStreet.com. The Group’s partnerships business Junction is the UK’s largest independent personal lines affinity provider, partnering with blue chip UK brands to offer home, motor and life insurance. BGL Group’s brands use proprietary technology platforms providing sophisticated data analysis to drive compelling customer propositions. We also operate state of the art contact centres through our Fusion business.

BGL Group’s own brands are trading names of BISL Limited, which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. More details are available on www.bglgroup.co.uk

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People people wanted

We’re the unexpected bank and that means we’re looking for unexpected candidates.  We’re looking for people with personality, people with passion, and people who love to help other people. Basically, people people.

We value people with skills above everything else. It’s quite a rare thing to be able to talk to people in the grown up, friendly, down to earth patient way we do.

It’s our people who make first direct what it is, so it’s important to us that you you’ll fit right into our family. We have a unique personality, show respect and embrace our individuality. We also like to have fun at work; our customers are the most important thing to us, so we believe you need to be happy to give them your very best.

The role

Working as a Customer Service Representative you’ll answer inbound calls from our customers and help them with their everyday banking requests such as:

  • Paying bills
  • Setting up a standing order
  • Opening a savings and other relevant account
  • And much more
  • By building rapport and listening to our customers’ needs you’ll be able to identify which products and services are right for them.
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QHotels is a premium four star hotel group, boasting 26 hotels in the UK each with individual personality, character and a welcoming team. Our customers can choose from city centre locations, contemporary hotels, or resorts with golf, leisure and spa facilities, set in acres of countryside.  There’s no telling what you can achieve as part of QHotels and so whether you’re dishing up our food offering, organising parties or just making our guests feel special with your sparkling personality – you’ll get the training and support to develop as an individual as well as in your role.  This comes hand in hand with some amazing staff benefits including: discounted leisure/golf membership, ‘special’ staff rates to stay at QHotels and voucher reward scheme…to name just a few!

So whether you’re just starting your career and looking for an Apprenticeship, are an established ‘hotelier’ or looking for part time work with flexible hours, then visit our stand to speak to our team about opportunities with QHotels.

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Direct Line Group is a business with a clear mission: to make insurance much easier and better value for customers. We’re proud to say that we are one of the leading motor, home, pet and small business insurers in the UK. We’re home to some of the nation’s best-known brands, including Direct Line, Churchill, Privilege, Green Flag and NIG.

We offer an exciting range of career choices at our offices at the Headrow and Wharf in Leeds. From Claims, Sales and Service roles in our contact centres to HR, Analytical, Pricing and Underwriting jobs to name just a few. And for those starting to think about their career options after school or university we have varied Graduate and Apprenticeship Programmes. No matter what stage you’re at in your career your talents will be valued, recognised and rewarded as part of a business that’s going from strength to strength.

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Age Partnership is not your typical financial services firm.

Established in 2004, Age Partnership provides tailored financial solutions for the over 50s; but we do more than that…

Our team of over 300 employees deliver a first-class customer experience, continually innovating and embracing digital technology because we aim to be the UK’s number 1 choice for over 50’s finance.

We accept nothing other than being the best at what we do, and this objective is reinforced by an environment in which colleagues are encouraged to engage, to learn and to flourish. In-house training and development facilities and empowerment of colleagues are just a couple of components that have helped our culture to thrive.

Due to our increasing market position we are recruiting in all areas of our business:

  • Financial advisors
  • Mortgage and Equity Release Advisors
  • Customer Service Representatives
  • Training & Development Supervisors
  • Sales Coaches
  • Administrators
  • Software Developers
  • IT Infrastructure Technicians
  • Pension Income Specialists
  • Contact Strategy Analysts

To find out more, please visit the Recruitment Team at our stand or contact us:

http://careers.agepartnership.co.uk/

0844 854 2152

@JobsAtAP

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Callcredit are experts in consumer information management and direct marketing, both in the UK and internationally.

We bring together cutting-edge technologies and industry expertise to give some of the world’s leading brands better insight in to their customers. Callcredit have a reputation for delivering market-changing solutions that help businesses make smarter decisions and that protect consumers.

Our culture is fast-paced, dynamic and innovative and we recruit individuals who thrive in that environment. Our values are at the heart of everything we do and our employees are able to make a real difference to our business and our customers. 

We have a market leading benefits package and recognising, rewarding and developing our employees underpins our people strategy.

We are always looking for the best talent, so please visit our stand to speak to our team about opportunities currently available, including IT, Sales, Client Management, Marketing and Analytical vacancies.

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At Interserve Learning & Employment, our aim is to redefine the future for people and places through realising people’s potential and delivering economic growth. We do this through providing first class skills, employment and education services, working with and changing the lives of employers, employees, young people and career positive people. Through our services, we deliver thousands of Traineeships, Apprenticeships and short courses every year, getting people into work and helping them to progress once they’re there, benefiting both employers and their employees.

Our dedicated team of professionals ensure that individuals are confident, competent and work ready and can help with that all-important matching with the right vacancy. So whatever help you are looking for in the world of Learning & Employment; be that a perfect role or the right individual to fill that perfect role, our specialists can help to make it a bright future.

 

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Farnell element 14 is part of the Premier Farnell organisation, a leading multi-channel, high service distributor supporting millions of engineers and purchasing professionals globally. We operate in 36 countries and trades in over 100, with over 3,500 employees servicing our world-wide customer base. Products range from electronic components to industrial products from over 3,500 leading suppliers; we pride ourselves on the products and services we offer our customers both internal and external.

We offer excellent opportunities to develop and grow in a friendly, trusted and team orientated environment to support our vision to become the global destination for electronics customers; as the trusted experts that link suppliers and innovators of technology in our world. 

Close to a number of local bus routes and rail networks, in addition to retail parks and restaurant facilitiesFree parking & gym also available!

Working hours  between  8am-8pm (Monday to Friday)

Currently Recruiting!

  • Inbound Customer Service
  • Internal Account Manager / Telesales  (Warm Leads Only)
  • Telemarketing (Warm Leads Only)

And More……

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HSBC Contact Centre In Leeds:

Looking for a career that will help you stand out from the crowd? Look no further than our dedicated contact centres across the UK. All our people come together to put our customers at the heart of everything we do. If you’re ready to support us in that goal, we’re sure to have a role for you.

Our UK contact centres, based in Swansea, Leeds and Hamilton are home to more than 4,000 employees handling 18 million calls a year. Working as a Customer Service Advisor you will be a trusted ambassador making our customers better off every day. Put simply, it’s all about understanding their unique needs and helping them achieve their ambitions in a way that’s straightforward and honest

We are currently recruiting for Customer Service Advisors in our Leeds Contact Centre.

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At Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust we believe that You Matter Most. This is reflected in our values of Responsible, Respectful and Passionate. So if you’re looking for an interesting and rewarding career in the NHS, where you can make a real difference to patients’ lives, Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust is the place for you.

Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust is one of only two trusts in Yorkshire and Humber to be awarded HSJ’s Top 100 Best Places to Work.

We have a huge variety of available roles, including:

Student and registered nurses

Healthcare support workers

Engineers and maintenance workers

Administration and secretarial

Apprenticeships

Theatre nurses / operating department practitioners

Dieticians

Occupational Therapists

Any many more!

All our roles come with 27 days annual leave, pro rata and a range of local & national discounts including 20% off Nando’s and up to 50% off Dominos Pizza.

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Mears Care aim to provide the highest quality of Care to our customers in the local community.

We are currently looking for caring, enthusiastic and dedicated people to join our team of Community Care Workers to work in either Leeds or Kirklees.

You will be providing day to day care for people to enable them to live in their own homes as independently as possible. This position allows you to make a positive difference to our service users lives, helping with tasks in their own homes, such as domestic support, meal preparation & personal care support.

We have both full and part time vacancies available.

Although experience is welcomed, if you do not come from a care background we will support you in the training you need.

In return we offer excellent pay and benefits and opportunities to study for Health and Social Care Qualifications.

Call 0333 200 1723 or apply online at www.mearsgroup.co.uk

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Santander UK plc., part of the Santander Group, is a leading financial services provider in the UK. We offer a wide range of personal and commercial financial products and services. Our success is built on our focus on retail and commercial banking. We‘ve consistently delivered strong financial results, with profits and revenues that are balanced by strict cost-management and responsible lending.

Of course, our drive, ambition and success are down to one thing: our people. As our business grows and improves, the opportunities for our people will do the same. Working together, we aim to deliver exceptional service from exceptional people, inspired and motivated by strong teamwork, market-leading benefits and incentives packages. That’s why we’re committed to supporting and nurturing them as they deliver their personal best, in a culture that knows everyone counts. 

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Previously known as ‘Leeds Apprenticeship Hub’, Absolute Apprenticeships is a Leeds-based service provided to support local people, businesses and support organisations across the region.

Absolute Apprenticeships will help young people to understand apprenticeships and what they entail. We can also help with vacancy applications, interview preparation and finding an apprenticeship in their chosen field with a local employer and training provider.

Please visit www.absolute-apprenticeships.co.uk to find out more.

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Work Routes helps long-term unemployed people start and sustain work.

It is a voluntary programme that tailors itself to meet the needs of local jobseekers.

We help people to overcome their barriers to work with a range of personal support available for up to a year.

By working collaboratively with a range of specialist local partners we can reduce economic inactivity and support people by changing their lives for the better.

All Work Routes participants must be aged 16 or over, Pre-Work programme and have been unemployed for more than six months. They must be legally resident and have the right to take paid employment in the UK.

Our support is especially suitable for:

  •    Lone parents
  •    Ex-offenders
  •    People with mental health conditions
  •    Young people in particular those leaving care (16-24)
  •    People with caring responsibilities
  •    BAME groups or those with language barriers
  •    People with drug or alcohol issues in recovery
  •    Homeless People

Reed In Partnership provides public services to change people’s lives for the better.

We have helped over 150,000 people into work to date.

We focus on changing lives by increasing employment opportunities and improving skills.

www.workroutes.co.uk

 

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Busy Bees have grown to become the largest childcare provider in the UK, with over 250 nurseries nationwide.

Our child-centred approach promotes the development of creativity, individuality and self-confidence, whilst delivering the highest standards of nursery care to each and every child; to help us achieve this, we are currently recruiting for dedicated, fun childcare professionals to join our amazing teams. 

We currently have these exciting positions available –

  • Nursery Managers
  • Assistant Nursery Managers
  • Senior Room Manager
  • Room Managers
  • Qualified Early Years Educators – QEYE/Nursery Nurses
  • Early Years Educators – EYE/Nursery Assistants

We offer a competitive salary and fantastic benefits package, including

  • Up to 80% discount on childcare
  • Outstanding training & development opportunities
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Retail Discounts on high street brands
  • Pension scheme
  • Free uniform 

If you feel you have what it takes to be part of our award winning nurseries, come along and see us on our stand.

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The Prince’s Trust helps unemployed young people into work, education and training. If you’re unemployed, our courses could help you grow in confidence and develop new skills and experience to help you find a job. 

Whether you’re interested in meeting new people and trying new things, getting work experience in a particular sector, gaining funding to pursue a work, education or training opportunity, or taking your first steps into self-employment, The Prince’s Trust can help. 

All our courses are completely free and won’t affect your benefits.

To find out more, visit our stall or contact us:

princes-trust.org.uk
0800 842 842
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 National Careers Service

Are you looking to get back into work following unemployment? Do you need support following a redundancy? Are you thinking about improving your skills or a career change? Whatever stage you’re at in your career, the National Careers Service provides information, advice and guidance to help you progress in learning, training and work. At The Job Show, our qualified careers advisers will be running CV workshops to give you top tips to make sure your CV is up to scratch, you’ll also be able to leave your details in case you want to book a more in depth face-to-face appointment at one of our centres. We’ll be on hand all day in case you have any questions and the sessions will run at 11am, 12.30pm and 2pm. 

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At aspire2work, we offer a wide range of free, vocational and ‘hands on’ courses to help you achieve your goals and get a great job.  It’s not ‘like school’; instead, we treat all our learners as young adults and work hard to make learning easy and enjoyable.  You can learn at your own pace, make new friends and get real work experience, all in a practical learning environment.  You can also tap into on going careers advice or get involved in an apprenticeship or further learning. Our friendly engagement advisors will be on hand at The Job Show, to talk you through the range of vocational courses we have available. If you like the sound of it, you’ll be able to take the initial steps to enrol or leave your details with us for a more detailed chat.

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Alzheimer’s Society, the UK’s leading dementia charity.  Dementia is the biggest health and care challenge we face. By 2021, over a million people will be living with the condition.

Right now, 850,000 people are living with dementia in the UK with over 67,000 of those people are from Yorkshire.

Tour de Yorkshire charity partnership 

  • We are recruiting a team of 1500 volunteers to line the route and collect funds to help defeat dementia. You will be the face of Alzheimer’s Society across Yorkshire and on TV screens!
  • To support us, we are also calling for local charity champions who will recruit, coordinate and inspire individuals, groups and businesses in their local community to get involved
  • Sign up today online and we will provide you with the support and materials you need! Tour de Yorkshire volunteer

We also have volunteering opportunities at our local services at Armley Grange and across West Yorkshire and more fundraising activities such as Memory Walk volunteers, Fundraising Group members and many more.

About BGL Group

BGL Group is a leading digital distributor of household finance products to more than eight million customers. The Group owns and operates the UK’s most loved price comparison website, comparethemarket.com, and also the market-leading French price comparison website, lesfurets.com. The websites offer customers market visibility and best value for money across a growing range of products including motor, home, life, travel and pet insurance as well as utilities and money products such as credit cards and loans.

BGL Group also owns and operates a substantial personal lines insurance distribution and outsourcing business, containing insurance brands Dial Direct and Budget Insurance, as well as the online life insurance provider, BeagleStreet.com. The Group’s partnerships business Junction is the UK’s largest independent personal lines affinity provider, partnering with blue chip UK brands to offer home, motor and life insurance. BGL Group’s brands use proprietary technology platforms providing sophisticated data analysis to drive compelling customer propositions. We also operate state of the art contact centres through our Fusion business.

BGL Group’s own brands are trading names of BISL Limited, which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. More details are available on www.bglgroup.co.uk

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