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The Town of Colchester in the County of Essex

The town of Colchester is located within the county of Essex.  In 2014 the population of Colchester was 119,441.  Colchester is situated in the Eastern region of the UK and is governed by Colchester District (B) council.  Colchester has 3 train stations called Colchester Rail Station (COL), Colchester Town Rail Station (CET) and Hythe (Essex) Rail Station (HYH).

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Map of the town of Colchester in Essex

map showing Colchester

List of Streets in Colchester

Train Stations in Colchester

Colchester Rail Station (COL)Colchester Town Rail Station (CET)
Hythe (Essex) Rail Station (HYH)

Churches and Places of Worship in Colchester

Cemetery Chapel Disused
Nonconformist Chapel
St. Peter's Colchester
Saint Leonard's in the Hythe
Artillery Street Evangelical Church
St Leonard, Lexden
Wimpole Road Methodist Church
St. John's Orthodox Church
Severalls Hospital Chapel
St John's Church Community Centre
Colchester Islamic Cultural Association.Mosque
University of Essex Islamic Society.Mosque

Roman Catholic Churches in Colchester

St James the Less and St HelenColchesterCO1 2QB
St Teresa of LisieuxColchesterCO3 9BE
St Mary & St MichaelColchesterCO4 3QD

Hotels, Guest Houses, Bed & Breakfasts and Places to Stay in Colchester

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Latest Jobs in
Posted: 17/01/2019

Salary: £60 - £70/day £60-£70 p/d depending on experience per Day

Category: Education

Maths Instructor – Colchester

You’re an aspiring Maths teacher whose completed their degree…
Are you considering a Maths Instructor role ahead of applying for your PGCE?

Our client secondary schools in Colchester are looking for ambitious Maths Graduates to support their forward-thinking Maths department. If you are looking for a role to excel and be well-supported in, this could be the ideal post for you…

>>Maths Graduate Instructor role
>>Secondary Schools in Colchester
>>Full-time role lasting until the end of the academic year
>>£60-£70 per day
>>MUST hold a 2:1 or higher in your degree

What can the Maths Instructor role offer you?
As a Maths Instructor, you will find yourself working inclusively with the Maths department, developing your own personal developments and understanding to ensure the students are giving the best possible education. This Maths Instructor role will see you working with a variety of low and high achieving students, allowing you to adapt your teaching techniques to each students’ individual needs.

Our partner schools are all affiliated with fantastic CPD programmes, available to all members of staff, as well as supportive network of SLT to help guide you through your role as a Maths Instructor. You will be giving a personal mentor who will also support you as you gain necessary classroom and behaviour management skills.

Personal Requirements:
*Must hold a 2:1 or higher in your Maths degree
*Must have an academically strong background
*Previous experience mentoring/tutoring is highly desirable
*Must have considered teaching for a long time

A large number of our partner schools have fantastic Teacher Training programmes available, so if you’re excited to jump feet first into this progressive role, why hold back on your application?

Apply today! – click ‘apply now’ to send your CV to Lauren at Edustaff.
Please note: due to the volume of Maths Graduate applications, only successful Maths Instructor applicants will be contacted
Posted: 16/01/2019

Salary: £30000 - £40000/annum Van, Bonus & Benefits per Annum

Category: Other

Dual Fuel Engineers - Colchester

Dual Fuel Engineers Required – Earn up to £40,000 - Are you looking for work closer to home? Tired of driving extensive distances between jobs? Look no further;

Our client is a large metering contractor with an excellent reputation in the industry for creating a rewarding working environment and developing and progressing their staff.

What you'll get:
·Earn an OTE salary of £36,000 to £40,000 per annum
Pay Rates: £30,000 per annum + Bonuses.
London Weighting allowance - £2000 (£32,000 Base salary)
Overtime at £20.35 per hour.
Overtime after 8pm at £27.14 per hour.
Standby week - £140
Metering bonus – earn £700 bonus per month on 4 x Dual Fuel installs a day.
Vehicle, Fuel card, Phone, PPE will all be provided
Ongoing training & development
Pension scheme
Childcare vouchers
·Great Career Opportunities
·Excellent Working Environment
·High earning potential - Great Bonus Scheme
·This company is at the forefront of the SMART metering sector
·Award winning company

What you need:

Experience working on Dual Fuel Metering Contracts.
No unspent criminal convictions.
Full UK driving licence - maximum of 3 points.
Our client has several large on-going contracts and are looking to grow by upwards of 300 engineers, they have excellent training programmes to help you progress up the ladder and into management positions.

These positions will move fast so please apply quickly!

Or contact Jack at Carrington West on (phone number removed) to discuss further
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Salary: £16 - £26/hour per Hour

Salary: £7 - £11/hour per Hour

Category: Medical/Pharmaceutical/Scientific

Job Title: Care Assistant
Location: Colchester
Salary: £7.83ph-£11.00ph

At Swanstaff, our passion is care and support. We offer support to nursing and retirement organisations in the public and private sector across the Colchester area
Working as a Care Assistant within our clients` teams, it`s not just the resident`s health needs you`ll help meet. You`ll also help them to get more out of life - to be more independent, to enjoy a wider range of activities, and, above all, to have more choice in their day to day life. Whether you`re assisting a nurse, getting involved with a daily activity, filling in vital paperwork or lending someone a hand to eat their lunch, you`ll make all the residents you care for feel safe, comfortable and secure. In other words, you`ll make them feel right at home.
But why join our team?
We couldn`t achieve what we do without our amazing teams. We believe in our people and want to ensure you feel appreciated and supported at every step of your journey with us. For this reason, we offer an excellent range of benefits as listed below.

- Competitive pay rates
- FREE training
- 24 hour support
- Flexible hours
- Refer a Friend Scheme - get between £50 and £200 for referring a carer or nurse to us

The skills you`ll need
To join us, you will need a minimum of six months experience in a care environment - but more importantly, you will need flexibility, enthusiasm and the be able to work as part of a team
To Apply
If you would like a meaningful career making a positive impact on the lives of those who require care and support, then please apply now!
EMPOWERING PEOPLE WITH OPPORTUNITIES

Swanstaff Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer

Salary: £8 - £11/hour per Hour

Category: Accounting/Financial/Insurance

At Swanstaff, our passion is care and support. We offer support to nursing and retirement organisations in the public and private sector across the Colchester area

We require additional staff experienced in supporting people with learning disability and/or autistic spectrum disorder in the Colchester area

NVQ2/3 in Healthcare would be advantageous, but not essential.

Working as a Support Worker within our clients` teams, it`s not just the service users` health needs you`ll help meet. You`ll also help them to get more out of life - to be more independent, to enjoy a wider range of activities, and, above all, to have more choice in their day to day life. Whether you`re getting involved with a daily activity, filling in vital paperwork, lending someone a hand to make their lunch, or simply being there for them, you`ll make all the people you care for feel safe, comfortable and secure. In other words, you`ll make them feel right at home.

But why join our team?

We couldn`t achieve what we do without our amazing teams. We believe in our people and want to ensure you feel appreciated and supported at every step of your journey with us. For this reason, we offer an excellent range of benefits as listed below.

- Competitive pay rates
- FREE training
- 24 hour support
- Flexible hours
- Refer a Friend Scheme - get between £50 and £200 for referring a carer or nurse to us

The skills you`ll need

To join us, you will need a minimum of six months experience in a care environment, an Adult and Child Services DBS, and due to the location, a full driving license and own transport are essential.

To Apply

If you would like a meaningful career making a positive impact on the lives of those who require care and support, then please apply now!

EMPOWERING PEOPLE WITH OPPORTUNITIES

Swanstaff Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer

Salary: £25000 - £27000/annum PLus benefits per Annum

Salary: £19 - £30/hour per Hour

Posted: 16/01/2019

Salary: £8.50 - £15/hour per Hour

Salary: £32000 - £34000/annum Competitive + Additional Benefits per Annum

Category: Construction

My client is currently the largest Gas company in East Anglia with over 130 employees and over 100 Engineers. They have been established for over 35 years and have a reputable client base with the ability to deliver large Public Sector Housing projects.

They are currently seeking Domestic Gas Engineers to cover Colchester and surrounding areas. This is a permanent opportunity with an ASAP start.

Your role will be to attend properties and carry out Gas & Heating works to include emergency reactive maintenance and pre-planned servicing calls. The works will be in the Domestic Social Housing sector. You will be highly customer focused with the ability to demonstrate excellent customer service at all times as well as ensuring compliance with operational and legislative procedures and standards.

In addition they are looking for the following;

- Possess experience of maintaining gas and heating systems, breakdowns and servicing
- Hold a City & Guilds Plumbing & heating qualification
- Ideally be a Domestic ACS Gas Safe qualified engineer
- Candidates must have proven experience with CCN1, CENWAT1, CKR1, HTR1, CPA1 as a minimum
- CONGLP1, PD, RPH & Unvented, OFETC would also be desirable
- Highly competent in all aspects of Plumbing and Heating works
- Good verbal and written skills
- Hold a full UK driving licence
- Hold a DBS or be prepared to gain this
- Flexibility and open to working additional hours when required to do so
- Live within the Colchester area and be happy to cover this area as part of your duties

To Apply;

Please submit your current CV or call Gerry on (phone number removed) to discuss in more detail.

This is a full time permanent position with an ASAP start. The role is paying a salary competitive in the current marketplace and also comes with a package that includes a company van, fuel card, uniform, workplace pension, life insurance, company sick pay scheme, employee assistance program, childcare vouchers and free cover plans

Salary: £135 - £175/day per Day