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Employment/Volunteering Opportunities

Employment opportunities for parents or all the family (Feb 2019)

Lidl has vacancies for shop assistants in many of its Bristol stores. Also require warehouse assistants in Avonmouth. Apply on line at lidlcareers.co.uk.
 
Bristol Waste has vacancies for street cleaners all over Bristol on a regular basis. Pay up to £18.500. Four day shifts. Check web site www.bristolwastecompany.co.uk.
 
Tesco has various positions including Customer Service Assistants, pickers, drivers, Café assistants in many of their stores. Also recruiting for Chilled Warehouse Operatives for their Avonmouth Distribution Centre. More details on www.tesco-careers.com.
 
NHS vacancies for catering assistants, cleaners and porters - www.heartofthehospital.co.uk.
 
Silva Care has positions for care assistants. Flexible hours. Full training provided. Care for Adults 18 + with learning difficulties and autism. Day Centre on Dovercourt Road. Web site www.silvacare.org.uk also has a Facebook page.
 
Brandon Trust supports people with learning disabilities and autism. Vacancies for casual bank support and full time staff who need to be flexible as positions involve weekends, evenings and one sleepover. More information on www.brandontrust.org.
 
Shipleys Bingo will be opening a Bingo Lounge and Adult Gaming Centre in the Galleries Shopping Centre. Open 24/7. Need staff for mornings, afternoons, evening and night shift. Minimum age 18 due to gaming laws. Apply via Indeed web site. Many other jobs also available on this site.
 
Direct Line has 24 positions on the City centre. Jobs Inbound Customer Service or Complaint Handling. Apply on line www.directlinegroupcareers.com.
 
DTS Learn Direct will be running a Sector based work academy with McDonalds in March.
 
Bristol Airport has a Jobs Fair on 7th March at South Bristol Academy.
 
Galliford Try Partnerships and Avon Construction have teamed up with Ixion Holdings to deliver a BTEC Level 1 in Construction. Ixion will be also at Temple Street Hub on 19.02.19 from 9am - 12pm to have a one to one chat with customers interested in gaining a qualification in this sector.
 
Volunteering Opportunities
 
A few websites and suggestions to help find volunteering opportunities:
 
Voscur website https://www.voscur.org/volunteers
Do-It: https://do-it.org
Charity Job: www.charityjob.co.uk/volunteer-jobs
Volunteering Matters: https://volunteeringmatters.org.uk/
Sports Volunteer opportunities: www.joininuk.org
Media skills, the Media Trust: https://mediatrust.org/volunteer/
 
Other places to look:
  • Library notice boards
  • Community centres/cafés
  • Facebook/Twitter
  • Community newsletters

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