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The city of Lancaster is located within the county of Lancashire.   Lancaster is situated in the North West region of the UK and is governed by Lancaster District (B) council.  Lancaster has a train station called Lancaster Rail Station (LAN).

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Train Stations in Lancaster

Lancaster Rail Station (LAN)

Churches and Places of Worship in Lancaster

Lancaster Priory
Church of Saint Luke
Lancaster Priory
Al-Kauthar Mosque.Mosque
Raza Masjid.Mosque

Roman Catholic Churches in Lancaster

Our Lady Queen of PolandLancasterLA1 1PT
St JosephLancasterLA1 2HU
St BernadetteLancasterLA1 4HT
St Thomas MoreLancasterLA1 5PT

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Posted: 14/11/2018

Salary: per

Salary: £40000 - £55000/annum per Annum

Posted: 14/11/2018

Salary: £25000 - £30000/annum per Annum

Posted: 14/11/2018

Salary: £8.52/hour per Hour

Category: Retail/Purchasing

Join the family
We believe in growing together - as a united team and working towards the achievement of our vision which is to be a winning brand in the food-on-the-go market. Greggs is a much loved and trusted brand with a strong traditional bakery heritage. Our people are what makes our business successful.

We aim to provide our people with a great place to work, where they feel valued by listening, developing and rewarding them.

Pay Rates
£8.52 per hour

Shift Pattern and Contracted Hours

Job Description
Greggs Shift Leaders or Senior Team Members (as the role is known internally) are at the heart of the team supporting with the management of the shop at key times of the day.
You would be looking after the shop for a few hours a day, either at opening or closing time so your role is invaluable to your manager.
When opening the shop you'll be working with the team to ensure our much loved products are ready for our customers and the shop is set up to the highest standard. This is where your passion to deliver a fantastic shopping experience for our customers comes in.
A close down shift means getting the shop ready for the next day; cleaning, stock counting and cashing up. You'll have a natural flair for team work whilst enjoying a little extra responsibility.
You'll fit right into the Greggs family if you're not afraid of hard work and enjoy some fun at work. Some supervisory experience always comes in handy although not essential.
Everyone in our family values hard work, commitment and a flexible approach to working hours.

To be able to:

•Serve customers in a friendly, professional and efficient manner.
•Prepare a variety food items to the highest standards, in order to meet customer demand.
•Ensuring that all areas of the shop and food products are displayed in a clean, tidy and attractive manner.
•Seeking to maximise the sales and profitability of their store.
•Working collaboratively with their Shop Manager and other Team Members and providing managerial support to the shop management team.


• Our Greggs Employee Staff Discount Scheme is very generous, offering you up to 50% off our food

• Your holiday entitlement starts with 21 days, in addition to bank holidays, which increases with service up to a maximum of 30 days after 25 years' service. (Pro-rata for part time)

• After 6 months service you may be eligible for our profit share scheme where the company distributes 10% of its profits and allows you to share in the success of the business

• You will receive free life assurance after 1 years continuous service. This is a death in service benefit which provides a lump sum payment equal to one years' salary

• You will automatically join our Greggs pension scheme which is a fantastic way to save for your retirement and allows you to benefit from employer contributions and tax advantages

• Other benefits include:

•Share Save and Share Incentive Schemes
•Childcare Vouchers
•Employee Assistance Programme
•Healthcare Plans
•Cycle to Work Scheme

Your Application
During the application process we'll keep in touch every step of the way. We know how big a decision it is for you to apply for a job. Once you do we'll work hard to keep you up to speed on how your application is progressing. With your help, we can make your application as quick and smooth as possible
Posted: 14/11/2018

Salary: £37000 - £38300/annum per Annum

Category: Medical/Pharmaceutical/Scientific

We can help build your exciting new career within Nursing or expand your existing skills and knowledge. A new nursing opportunity has opened up within a nursing home, offering chances of career progression within a forward thinking and innovative organisation. Read below for more information.

A well established care home is now looking to recruit a Staff Nurse to join their magnificent team of Nurses. The setting is based within the Lancaster area with good transport links. The setting is looking for a pro-active and well organised Nurse to carry out duties in order to provide excellent care for residents.

The setting is split into 2 general nursing units consisting of 60 beds; each of these units is staffed with 1 nurse and 5 carers. The setting specialises in Dementia as well as providing a warm centred approach for residents with complex care requirements.

Hours: Full-time

Salary: Up to £38,300pa

Location: Lancaster, LA1

The ideal candidate will naturally have a warm and person centred approach to join a team of professionals. Building relationships is a key skill to possess which will enable you to develop on good practice as a nurse.


* Excellent learning and development opportunities
* Part of a profit-share scheme
* Childcare vouchers
* Fantastic retail discounts
* Leisure savings
* Holiday and travel discounts
* Rewards points scheme
* Mentor bonus scheme
* Tier 2 sponsorship for eligible nurse
* Excellent transport links


* Caring for adults with a range of mental and physical needs
* Administrating medication
* Supporting and mentoring your team
* Producing care plans
* Producing detailed risk assessments
* Completing observations/notes
* Promoting independence and dignity
* Use your professional judgement in making critical clinical decisions


* NMC registered, with an active pin
* Experience is a similar sector is desirable
* Mentoring OR supervision qualification
* Up to date knowledge of recent clinical practices
* Understanding of regulatory frameworks. i.e. DoLs/MCA

If you are interested in this role please apply below. All successful candidates will be contacted within 3 days. The next steps are to speak with a consultant who will then support in arranging an interview.

Do you know any nurses looking for work within the health sector? We offer a fantastic refer a friend scheme where you can receive £300 in vouchers for every nurse you refer to us and we place them within a position. Terms and conditions apply.

If you feel this job would be an interesting opportunity for you, then please do not hesitate to contact Jveria on (Apply online only).

This position will be suitable for; Staff Nurse, Staff Nurse Band 5, Staff Nurse Band 6, RGN, RMN, RNLD, Staff Nurse in Lancaster, Registered Nurse, Registered General Nurse, RMN, Mental Health Nurse, RNLD, Community Nurse, Agency Nurse, Dementia Nurse.

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing

Salary: £25000 - £35000/annum per Annum

Posted: 13/11/2018

Salary: £35000 - £45000/annum per Annum

Category: Other

Transport Manager, Compliance Manager, Transport Operations Manager.

Job title: Transport Manager.
Location: Lancaster.
Salary: £35K - £45K DOE.
Contract: Permanent, full time.
Industry: FMCG.

Acorn Recruitment is currently searching for an experienced Transport Manager to join our client based in Lancaster.

This role has recently been created due to continued expansion, therefore the successful candidate must be a strong team manager with extensive experience of overseeing a large FMCG transport operation.

Key duties and responsibilities:

• Effectively organise and manage a team of planners, drivers and vehicles.
• Be first point of contact for any problems that might arise – requirement expert communication skills.
• Develop customer relationships, dealing with queries and complaints calmly and decisively.
• Be aware of all transport legislation and procedures to ensure Company compliance.
• Investigating and interviewing post incident and / or accident reports.
• Possess knowledge and understanding of budgets and financial controls, legislation and relevant fleet controls.
• Manage staffing levels effectively.
• Ensure Rotas effectively resourced to minimise RDW and overtime payments.
• Ensure cost effective planning maximising commercial return.
• Support the Driver Trainer and Compliance / Health and Safety Manager.
• Be safety conscious with a full knowledge of transport operations and vehicles.
• To undertake appropriate training and personal development activities across the Company as required.

Essential criteria:

• Previous experience working within a Transport Management role, for a large FMCG company.
• CPC qualified.
• NEBOSH or IOSH qualified.
• Strong and effective team management skills.

If you’re interested in working for a fantastic, growing company who offer excellent company benefits, then please apply online today.

Acorn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment
Posted: 13/11/2018

Salary: £85.00 - £160/day per Day

Category: Education

Primary Supply Teachers Needed!

Are you an experienced qualified primary teacher?

Are you looking for flexible work across the Lancaster area to fit around your schedule?

Do you want to complete your NQT year while gaining experience across various classes and schools?

We are looking for primary supply teachers to work with a range of primary schools in the Lancaster/Garstang area. We are dedicated to find the best supply work to suit you; we cover general / short term and long term placements.

TeacherActive are looking for primary supply teachers that have the following:

Experience of teaching students in a primary school setting
Flexible and adaptable to teaching in any Key Stage in primary school
The ability to developing and encouraging learning
Creative and have the ability to conduct fun and inspiring lessons

We offer all supply teachers:

Guidance and advice
Expert advice and guidance from a primary school trained teacher
Free CPD advice
Great referral scheme *Terms and Conditions apply*
Updates on news and events

If you feel you are the perfect supply teacher for TeacherActive then please contact Thomas on (Apply online only) or send you a copy of your CV to

All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive.

Registration involves an enhanced DBS check, ID checks and will require you to supply good professional references. We pride ourselves on excellent service. We can provide a wide range of opportunities in schools and other educational institutions, with good rates of pay, at times to suit your needs.

Regular external audits have shown repeatedly that our standards are exceptional. We are passionate about finding the right staff for each environment.

TeacherActive is an equal opportunities employer, and operates as an Employment Business in providing temporary or contract job-seeking services
Posted: 13/11/2018

Salary: £16286 - £19000/annum per Annum

Category: Sales

We have an exciting opportunity for a full time Design Sales Consultant, with full design training provided, we are looking for an enthusiastic and eager individual to become part of our client's success story.

Our client is the country's leading specialist bathroom retailer with 165 stores across the UK. Our heritage and expertise means we truly understand bathrooms and we understand what our customers need to achieve their dream bathroom. It would be your responsibility to help them get it! From inspiration to installation and beyond. A passion for sales and excellent service are the only qualifications you need to:

•Support our customers with the full design and purchase of their perfect bathroom

•Ensure our customers receive the best service available

•Achieve individual monthly sales targets and other KPI’s as required

•Actively sell and promote the company’s products and services always

•Help drive store profitability in line with expectations

•Act as an ambassador for our client's brand

•Help maintain a good team spirit

•Conduct home consultations with your customer using our Pool Car that is kept on site

Full UK Driving License is required - Our Unique Service by Design offering ensures that we deliver the service our customers have come to expect - this will include our Home Design Service whereby you will visit your customer in their home to go through the design (a Pool Car is provided for these visits but will be kept on site - this is NOT a company car)


•You can earn as much as you can due to our uncapped commission structure!

•Sales Incentives with the ability to win some amazing prices, including overseas holidays

•Continuing progression within the company

•Generous staff discount that even your friends and family can benefit from

•Full design training provided

•To utilise your initial 3-month training period we will support you financially by ensuring you earn a minimum of £75 in commission / bonus in addition to your basic salary

•28 days holidays (including Bank Holidays)

Job Details

Title: Design Sales Consultant
Hours: 40 hours a week, 5 days per week, including weekends and Bank Holidays (two weekend days off per month)
Job Type: Full time, permanent
Basic Salary: £16,286 pa increasing to £17,500 after probation.
Expected Earnings: £19,000 (based on last years’ figures in this showroom) As the UK’s leading specialist bathroom retailer, we only recruit the best! If you are up for the challenge and you want to be part of our continued success, APPLY TODAY and our Internal Recruitment team will be in touch
Posted: 12/11/2018

Salary: per