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The City of Preston in the County of Lancashire

The city of Preston is located within the county of Lancashire.  In 2014 the population of Preston was 97,886.  Preston is situated in the North West region of the UK and is governed by Preston District (B) council.  Preston has a train station called Preston Rail Station (PRE).

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List of Streets in Preston

Train Stations in Preston

Preston Rail Station (PRE)

Churches and Places of Worship in Preston

Saint Matthew's Mission
Seventh-Day Adventist Church
James Gardner Christian Spiritualist Church
Minster Church of St. John the Evangelist
First Church Of Christ
The Parish Church of Saint George the Martyr
Central Methodist Church
Preston City Mission
Fishergate Baptist Church
Wycliffe Memorial Evangelical Church
Sacred Heart Church
Maahadus Shuhada Mosque.Mosque
Masjid-e-Quba.Mosque
Hanfi Sunni Muslim Circle Raza Mosque.Mosque
Jamia Masjid.Mosque
Madina Masjid.Mosque
Masjed Quba.Mosque
Masjid Bilal.Mosque
Masjid Saliheen.Mosque
Masjid-e-Aqsa.Mosque
Masjid-e-Falah.Mosque
Quwwatul Islam Masjid.Mosque
Gujarat Hindu SocietyHindu Temple
Swaminarayana Hindu MissionHindu Temple
Gujarat Hindu SocietyHindu Temple
Swaminarayana Hindu MissionHindu Temple
Al Huda Preston.Mosque
Gujrati Sunni Muslim Society Masjid-e-Noor.Mosque
Al-Ansaar Welfare and Education.Mosque

Roman Catholic Churches in Preston

St TeresaPrestonPR1 0DS
St Thomas of Canterbury and the English MartyrsPrestonPR1 1NA
St IgnatiusPrestonPR1 1TT
St WilfridPrestonPR1 3JJ
St JosephPrestonPR1 5UY
St Gregory the GreatPrestonPR1 6HQ
St Mary MagdalenPrestonPR1 9XS
Sacred HeartPrestonPR2 1DU
St Peter and PaulPrestonPR2 1PP
Shrine Church of St WalburgePrestonPR2 2QE
The Blessed SacramentPrestonPR2 6LX
St Maria GorettiPrestonPR2 6SJ

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

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Salary: £7500 - £35000/annum per Annum

Category: Sales

Are you passionate about Health & Beauty?

Are you looking for a flexible and fun career?

We are working with an exclusive Swedish beauty and wellness company expanding rapidly throughout the UK and Ireland. Innovation, quality, environmentally friendly, brand recognition and great customer service are their core values.

Huge expansion plans have opened exciting opportunities for male or female individuals or couples to work from home as Retail Sales Consultants part or full time. This is an ideal opportunity for someone who wishes to take control of their own level of earnings and working hours.

If you are hard working and keen to learn, we can teach you all you need to know with our free full training programme. A keen interest in Social Media applications will be an advantage to successful applicants.

This Retail Sales role requires you to recommend a wide range of products including Cosmetics, Gifts, Fashion, Beauty & Wellness Products, Costume Jewellery and much more targeted at male & female customers alike. You will post online via Social Media, use brochures, or combination of both, as appropriate, using an established format.

Rewards include:

* Large Discounts For Personal Shopping
* Flexible Working Hours
* Generous Bonus Scheme
* Career Progression

Ambitious candidates will have the opportunity to progress into leadership and management roles where there are exciting and rewarding Car & Travel Incentives available.

Applicants must have a genuine interest in offering great customer service to maintain high standards of customer care. You must be over 18, resident in the UK and own your own computer or electronic device.

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Upon application we will provide you with more details about this opportunity, which is renowned for providing high rewards for hard work with the flexibility of working hours to suit individuals.

Training is free and is in the form of ‘one to one’ coaching, backed up with online support including ‘step by step’ YouTube Training videos to help individuals achieve their desired level of success.

Many of our successful Retail Sales Assistants have come from various backgrounds such as; Beauticians, Hair Stylists, Managers, Beauty Therapists, Make Up Artists, Graduates, Retail, Sales Assistant, Catering, Hospitality, Recruitment Consultant, Training Manager, Customer Service, Call Centre, Teachers, and Care workers.

There is a large income range attached to this role, which is due to the fact that individuals have different amounts of time available, income requirements and levels of ambition. Although income is calculated on a commission only basis, there is a set system that guarantees your income for following a standardised system and working practice.

Whether you are looking for a secondary income source or an exciting new career, click Apply Now for more details emailed directly to you and arrange to speak directly with one of our consultants.

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Posted: 15/12/2018

Salary: £20000/annum Company Car & Uncapped OTE per Annum

Salary: £24000 - £34000/annum per Annum

Category: Engineering

Electrical Building Services Engineer

Preston

Salary: £24,000 - £34,000

Ref#: 16327

A successful design Consultancy needs an Electrical Building Services Engineer to work within their design office in Preston, in the town centre. We are looking to recruit an engineer to the ranks who can come in and get stuck in with the increasing workload, ideally you will be working at an intermediate level so will be able to work with some autonomy. This is a new vacancy, not a back-fill, this consultancy is well established in the Preston market, whilst also having great success in other areas of the UK and internationally and in the other departments they offer including Building Surveying and Architecture.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate relevant engineering experience as an Electrical Building Services Engineer with strong experience in design with a consultancy or a contractor background. Having worked in an Electrical design role previously it is expected that you will have familiarity with CAD Drawings and some of the associated Electrical design software. This company can provide you with training to enhance your skills and make you an exceptional engineer with a diverse and varied project base. They have excellent senior/principal/associate engineers with vast experience for you to learn from who can eventually mentor you in the pursuit of Chartership, external training if required for different software including Revit can also be provided.

It is essential that you have had some exposure to software which includes; Amtech, AutoCAD, Dialux, IES, Relux or Revit. Experience in the design of applications including; CCTV & Security, Telecommunications, Fire Alarms, IT Infrastructure, Lighting or Emergency Lighting is essential. We are looking for ONC qualified candidates as a minimum, however if you have a HNC or BEng we would welcome your application. The Preston based company is prepared to be flexible on working hours to accommodate your development within education and engineering. If you are still studying for a qualification and require day release, there is an allowance for you to do so.

Calibre Search promotes equality in the workplace and acts as both an employment agency and employment business
Posted: 14/12/2018

Salary: £28000 - £38000/annum per Annum

Category: Engineering

Electrical Design Engineer
Preston
Salary £28,000 - £38,000
Ref: 16325

You will be working for a North West based Engineering consultants in Lancashire from their Preston offices as a Electrical Design Engineer. They have a formidable reputation in the marketplace and over 80% of their work is from repeat business and a strong majority of the rest based on word of mouth. This is testament to the 25+ years since the formation of the company and the exceptional work that has been produced during this period. My client has an expanding portfolio of both Large and Medium sized projects and it is due to this increase that a fresh face is required for the office in Preston.

This opportunity is to work on a variety of projects in the local area. Experience of Commercial, Public, Healthcare or Education schemes is a must within a building services organisation and anything that has been done on defence contracts would also be of added benefit. You should be an accomplished user of some of the relevant engineering software; AutoCAD, Amtech, Dialux, Relux, Revit.
There is a requirement for a candidate with a strong background in Electrical Building Services Design is essential and you will need a good grounding of the relevant regulation including BS7671.

You will be given very hands on training and mentored by the senior engineers. Aspirations of Chartered status is a must and is supported fully by this consultancy. Ideally you will already be educated to degree level with a BEng in a CIBSE approved course. However we also welcome ONC/HNC qualified candidates as there may be options to support you through further education.

For this role as an Electrical Design Engineer, you will need familiarity with the relevant engineering software associated with your discipline (Amtech, Relux, Dialux, Autocad) and Revit knowledge and practical experience would be highly desirable within the role as an Electrical Design Engineer.

Calibre Search promotes equality in the workplace and acts as both an employment agency and employment business
Posted: 14/12/2018

Salary: £18000/annum car allowance/bonus per Annum

Category: Property Services

Property Surveying Administrator
Field Based around Preston
£18k plus 4k car allowance and bonus

The role is conducted remotely and the day to day objective is to conduct checks on relevant
Council records with the aim of delivering error free search reports and other delegated tasks involved in the legal profession

To provide accurate and error free property and environmental search reports and other validation tasks when required with the aim of providing the best customer service in the industry

* To submit all search reports on the day they are scheduled (excluding searches that are awaiting information)
* To liaise with relevant data providers for all search queries to ensure the smooth running of the search production process to minimize delays to search turnaround.
* To ensure all instructions are conducted correctly, dealing with all enquiries which are relevant and to include additional client requirements.
* To communicate effectively with the internal booking team and Search Manager on delays / issues when needed.
* To send an end of day report for all outstanding searches.
* To report all changes to council booking processes for the local authorities you visit.
* To monitor and update all regional borough guides
* To improve client relations through effective communication with Local Authorities, Customers and work colleagues
* To comply with the company expenses policy and send personal related expenses and petty cash expenses by the required deadline.
* To be aware of the requirements within the Search Code

* Ability to multi-task and shift priorities at short notice
* Ability to work alone and use initiative to resolve day to day issues
* Highly motivated, punctual and enthusiastic
* Proactive approach to work
* Resilient and able to remain calm under pressure
* Ability to work well as part of a team when needed
* Committed to progressing own learning and development
* Confident personality with good communication skills, both written and oral, in addition to a strong attention to detail
* Strong problem solving skills with the desire to provide service excellence

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Posted: 14/12/2018

Salary: £8/hour per Hour

Posted: 14/12/2018

Salary: £8/hour per Hour

Salary: £100 - £165/day negotiable per Day

Category: Education

Teacher of Science - Preston: January 2019

An Ofsted rated ‘Good’ secondary school in Preston are seeking a qualified Teacher of Science. The role will be covering maternity and is due to start in February and will continue up until the Summer Term. The school welcome applicants from both experienced and NQT teachers and are open to all specialisms (Chemistry/Biology/Physics).

* Science Teacher
* Preston
* KS3
* Full Time
* Pay £100-£165 per day (depending on experience)
* February 2019 start
* NQTs, RQTs and QTS

Science Role Information:

* Plan, prepare and deliver engaging Science lessons to inspire and engage pupils
* Mark work, give appropriate feedback and maintain records of pupils' progress and development
* Manage pupil behaviour in the classroom and on school premises, and apply appropriate and effective measures
* Undertake pastoral duties, such as taking on the role of form tutor, and supporting pupils on an individual basis through academic or personal difficulties.

Science Teacher Requirements:

* Have a Bachelor of Education, PGCE or UK recognised equivalent teaching qualification
* Have experience of teaching KS3 & KS4 Science
* Be specialised in Chemistry, Biology or Physics
* Be an inspirational role model; committed to their own learning and that of others

Veritas Education can offer you the following benefits:

* Competitive rates of pay of £100-£165 per day
* 24/7 support and feedback from experienced Consultants
* An attractive ‘recommend a friend’ scheme, for any referrals that you make to Veritas Education (£100)
* Veritas will arrange your clearance including Barred List Check, Qualifications Checks, References and Enhanced DBS

If you are interested in applying and would like to hear more, then please send your CV in response to this advert and contact Laura Porter on (Apply online only)

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS FOR VERITAS EDUCATION

* All applications are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) in line with our stringent safeguarding policy
* Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and all employment breaks must be explained
* You must have legal right to work in the UK
* You must be willing to attend a registration interview

Veritas Education work with a variety of schools covering a wide geographical area. We deal with teaching placements at Primary, Secondary and college level as well as support staff positions also within these.

Disclaimer

'Nothing within the above advert was in any way designed or intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. Veritas Education is an Equal opportunities employer and is proud in the knowledge that all placements are made on merit and suitability. We accept applications from all sections of the community

Salary: £8 - £9/hour per Hour

Category: Education

Support Worker

Location: Longridge

Type Permanent - Full Time

Hours 40 per week (Shift work - Early/Late including weekends)

Our client is the UK’s leading independent provider of specialist Education care services. Their aim is to provide the right support in the right home for all the individuals we accommodate.

With community-based residential care settings, as well as a network of supported living services, they support boys with autism, dementia, learning disabilities, mental health conditions, Prader-Willi Syndrome (PWS) and behaviours that challenge. They also offer a range of residential and nursing care settings for older people with varying levels of need.

The School is a small residential service for 4 boys. As a service that provides specialist support to people with learning disabilities and autism we are looking for the right people to make a difference. The 4 people who live with them all require individual support in order to enhance and enjoy their lives and to reach their full potential. Located in the Longridge area of Preston, close to the town centre with easy access to the motorway and local transport links.

As a Support Worker you will be a key member of the team, providing high standards of person-centred support and care to their service users. Through a creative and caring approach, you will build good relationships with both service users and their families, supporting service users in the planning of goals and in living as independently as possible. Both personal care and participation in activities are key tasks for the role, so energy and initiative is vital; experience however is not essential, providing you have a willingness to learn and the compassion and patience needed to support.

What we’d like from you:

Excellent communication skills

Effective organisational capability

Great team player

Flexibility to respond to the changing needs of those who we support

Strong “can do” attitude

Up to date DBS

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS FOR VERITAS EDUCATION

* All applications are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) in line with our stringent safeguarding policy
* Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and all employment breaks must be explained
* You must have legal right to work in the UK
* You must be willing to attend a registration interview

Veritas Education work with a variety of schools covering a wide geographical area. We deal with teaching placements at Primary, Secondary and college level as well as support staff positions also within these.

Disclaimer

'Nothing within the above advert was in any way designed or intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. Veritas Education is an Equal opportunities employer and is proud in the knowledge that all placements are made on merit and suitability. We accept applications from all sections of the community
Posted: 14/12/2018

Salary: £30.00/hour per Hour

Category: Military/Emergency/Government

Responsibilities:
The role will contain, but will not be limited to, the following:

- Prepare and issue engineering data to meet project requirements, in line with design standards, whilst maintain quality, cost and schedule adherence
- SOP Engineering data to be issued in accordance with agreed programme timescales to a high quality standard.
- Check engineering data after completion & prior to a formal check to ensure compliance with the project requirements.
- Authorised checkers are to carry out a formal check to ensure compliance with the project requirements SOP Data to be checked in accordance with current working practices in particular.
- Liaise with IPT members in other departments and customer areas, fostering a team-working and collaborative environment.
- SOP Maintain and promote professional standards of conduct at all times, and a positive attitude towards the work of the IPT, both internal and external to the team and company.
- Support all activities designed to provide benefit to the business.
- Identify risks & propose mitigation action SOP feedback provided to design team leader.
- Produce & evaluate queries as appropriate & support the generation of any resulting REA’s & MCA’s SOP all queries to be answered in agreed timescales.

The Individual :

• We are looking for candidates who typically hold a relevant engineering qualification to HNC/HND level or above.
• Ability to apply engineering principles to problem solving in the Product Design domain .
• Ability to work effectively in a team.
• Good presentation and communication skills.
• Ability to work effectively with people from technical and business backgrounds.
• Possess commercial awareness Excellent: Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Project Good: Outlook

Pay Rate & Working Hours:

- £30.00 per hour on a LTD company basis (PAYE & Umbrella options are available).
- 12 Month Initial Contract.
- 37 hours per week.

To apply for this vacancy please submit your most up to date CV with a daytime contact telephone number.

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application