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Started: 7th Aug 2019 at 12:40
Last edited by jo anne: 29th Jan 2021 at 08:55:45

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

- THE BRICK Outreach & Engagement Worker -

37.5 hours per week over 5 days, Salary £ 22,178.00 pa
Closing date: 12noon Friday 17th August 2019

Full details at:

Replied: 7th Aug 2019 at 12:40

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Wigan & Leigh Carers Centre (WLCC)

- Chief Officer -
Salary £34,788 – £37,849
Closing date: Monday 2nd September 2019

- Communications & Digital Media Officer -
17.5 hours a week, Salary circa £22,000 pro rata
Closing date: Monday 2nd September 2019

Links: (Latest news) / Facebook

Replied: 7th Aug 2019 at 12:41
Last edited by jo anne: 7th Aug 2019 at 13:01:50

Posted by: ann-spam (3470) 

is there anyone looking for a girl school leaver 34 cvs she has delievered not one response ..

Replied: 13th Aug 2019 at 07:25

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Good luck to her, Ann-Spam, hope something comes along soon.

Age UK Wigan Borough - Jobs:

- Bright Days Team Leader -
£19,874 per annum; 37 hours a week
Closing Date: 5pm on Wed 28th August 2019

- Home Helper - Home Help Service -
£8.21 per hour, Zero hour contract (12-24 regular hours per week preferred).
Closing Date: Ongoing

Replied: 21st Aug 2019 at 14:03

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Greater Manchester Police - Link

- Business Admin Apprenticeship -
£10,932 - £13,425, 36.25 hours a week, min age 15
Closing Date: 1st Sept 2019

Replied: 30th Aug 2019 at 16:17
Last edited by jo anne: 30th Aug 2019 at 16:18:07

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Grower for Greenslate Community Farm - Link
£7280 per annum, 14 hours a week (flexible system)
Closing Date: 30th September

Replied: 13th Sep 2019 at 14:22

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Wigan Youth Zone’s Get A Job Course - Link
For those aged 16 – 21 and not in education, employment or training

Open Day ~ Wed 18th Sep, 1pm ~ Wigan Youth Zone

Replied: 16th Sep 2019 at 18:11

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Staff wanted at The Coven - A vegetarian/ vegan restaurant at The Old Courts - FB Link

Floor staff roles for a mix of weekdays, evenings, & weekends.

Send CV and availability to

Replied: 24th Sep 2019 at 17:35

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

My Life Charity Recruitment Evenings (7 till 9pm) - FB Link
Posts: nurses, team managers, team leaders, personal assistants & bank workers

Thursday 17th October ~ Thursday 7th November ~ Monday 2nd December
Stable Door Cafe, Thompson House, Pepper Ln, Standish. WN6 0PP

To book & for more info call the HR Team on 01942 233422 (Mon–Fri, 9-5) or email

Replied: 3rd Oct 2019 at 15:30

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

“We're looking for capable and experienced people to work on our new 7 Hub Parishes. You'd work as a PA to the Hub & Associate Hub Leaders, provide admin and secretarial support to the hub and work closely with the Wigan Deanery Trust” - Link

Deadline extended to Fri 11th October - Link

Replied: 4th Oct 2019 at 22:24

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Open Evening: Working at The Brick - Book Here
Mon 14 October, 5.30pm - 7.30pm

Community Warehouse, 4 Hodson St, Wigan. WN3 4EN

Bank Staff, Exec Team PA, Cleaner, Chaplain Team Leader, Bike Mentor, Outreach, Independent Living Mentors

Replied: 8th Oct 2019 at 17:58

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

DRIVEN Charity Part time Driver - £8.21 / hour - Facebook

Must be over 25 hold a full UK Licence and MUST have the D1 (minibus) on your licence

Full enhanced DBS will be undertaken. Job may develop into full time role. Must live locally to Wigan

Replied: 15th Oct 2019 at 19:57

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust
Recruitment Event 10am - 8pm on Wed 6th November, at Leigh Sports Village

They’re looking for registered practitioners including nurses & allied health professionals.

Click the link for more info -

Replied: 17th Oct 2019 at 14:15

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Wigan Youth Zone are hiring - Full-time Roles / Part-time Positions

Including: Communications Manager, Catering Supervisor, Dance Coach, Catering Assistant

Replied: 18th Oct 2019 at 12:43

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Local job vacancies with the Canal and River Trust currently include - Link:
Urban Engagement Manager, Engineering Technician, and Asset Engineer

Replied: 24th Oct 2019 at 17:09

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Attention Wigan Job seekers!

There is a Jobs and Skills event at #Wigan Jobcentre on Tuesday 5 November

Come and meet @WiganCouncil, @WWLNHS, @BakkavorCareers, @lowri_beck, @Bridgewater_HC @CordantPeople and more to talk about #WiganJobs and training!

Replied: 30th Oct 2019 at 14:11

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Peer Support Worker (Lived Experience) Band 3 -

Do you have experience of using mental health services? Would you like to use this experience to help others?

NWBH NHS have an exciting opportunity for peer support workers with lived experience of mental health problems to join a range of clinical teams.

Adult inpatient mental health – Wigan
Community autism spectrum conditions – Wigan
Community crisis resolution home treatment – Wigan
Community perinatal team – Cheshire & Merseyside
Community perinatal team – Wigan

Full or part time roles on offer, as well as flexible working hours.

Closing date: Thu 7th Nov 2019

Replied: 31st Oct 2019 at 07:06

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Current vacancies at Derian House Children’s Hospice in Chorley -

Including: Clinical Admin Assistant, Graphic Designer, Clinical Educator, Bank Chef

Replied: 31st Oct 2019 at 09:35

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Greater Manchester Fire & Rescue Service are now recruiting for firefighters.

Find out more and express your interest:

Replied: 8th Nov 2019 at 16:00

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Wigan and Leigh Young Carers - Part Time Transition Support Worker

Find out more via or call 01942 679352

Links: / @WiganandLeighYC

Replied: 9th Nov 2019 at 16:06

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

HR & Payroll Manager position (part-time job share)
Closing Date: 9am on Tue 12th November

Octagon Theatre, Bolton

Replied: 10th Nov 2019 at 15:43

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Admin & Support Officer - Wigan Borough Community Partnership (24hrs/wk) - Link

Replied: 26th Nov 2019 at 16:58

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Wigan Warriors Community Foundation have two vacancies:
A Community Rugby League Development Officer and a Disability & Youth Inclusion Officer

Closing Date: 5pm on 31st Dec - More info

Replied: 11th Dec 2019 at 15:09

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

@JCPinManchester (28th Dec):
The @BBCGetIn Business Degree Apprenticeships are now open for applications!

There are 3 to choose from … Business Management, Data Analysis and Digital Marketing.
All based at Media City in Salford

Closing Date: 15th January 2020, Link

Replied: 28th Dec 2019 at 09:18

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust

Recruitment Event, Mon 3rd Feb at DW Stadium 10am - 8pm

If you’re interested, book a time via Eventbrite

Replied: 11th Jan 2020 at 16:11

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Three self employed, social enterprise vacancies at Sunshine House, Wellington St, Scholes, Wigan WN1 3SA -

Cook – 16 - 20 hours contract £8/hr
Cleaner – 16 - 20 hours contract £8/hr
Kitchen Assistant – 16 - 20 hours contract £8/hr

For further information email or 01942 820026

Replied: 16th Jan 2020 at 12:17

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Chef needed for new not-for-profit arts cafe in The Old Courts - Link

Replied: 23rd Jan 2020 at 18:12

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Northern is hiring train drivers - Wigan Today / Facebook

Replied: 24th Jan 2020 at 12:52

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Greater Manchester Apprenticeship & Careers Service (GMACS) has launched today!

Learn more -

Replied: 4th Feb 2020 at 16:01

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Canal & River Trust Apprenticeship opportunities - register your interest now

C&RT Customer Support Administrator - Link (Closes today, 4th Feb)

Replied: 4th Feb 2020 at 16:09

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Groundwork CLM’s Prince’s Trust Team Programme in Wigan

Youth Development Officer and Assistant Youth Development Officer, closing date 4th March - Link

Replied: 13th Feb 2020 at 09:54

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Citizens Advice Wigan Borough are looking for an Adviser Supervisor

Closing date: Tue 25th Feb at 12pm - Link

Replied: 19th Feb 2020 at 09:12

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Current job opportunities at Age UK Wigan Borough -

1. Food Action Together (FAcT) Project Worker
£8.72 per hr; 18.5 hrs/wk Closing Date: 4pm Mon 16th March
2. iNVOLVE Groups Development Project Worker
Providing support to informal groups and clubs across Wigan Borough.
£8.72 per hr; 18.5 hrs/wk Closing Date: 4pm Mon 16th March

Potential to combine 1+2 into one role working 37 hrs/wk for the right person.
3. Home Helper - Home Help Service 
£8.21 per hr (£8.72 from April) Zero hour contract

Replied: 28th Feb 2020 at 12:03
Last edited by jo anne: 28th Feb 2020 at 12:06:05

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Age UK Wigan Borough -

1. Switch On IT Helpdesk Officer
To provide one-to-one support to older people who wish to take advantage of Zoom and other IT platforms.
£10.33 per hr; 37 hrs/wk for two months (Sep & Oct)

2. Home Helper - Home Help Service
£8.72 per hr; zero hour contract

Replied: 20th Jul 2020 at 18:47

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Wigan and Leigh Hospice -

Fundraising Manager
Closing date: 21st August
37 hours per week, Permanent
£28,710 – £33,244 per annum

Retail Admin Assistant (2x15hr/wk)
Closing Date: 7th August
Permanent, £7,105 – £7,657 per annum

Replied: 6th Aug 2020 at 11:56
Last edited by jo anne: 6th Aug 2020 at 11:57:50

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

My Life Charity
Pathways to Employment Intro Course - Link

Register on 01942 233422 or

Replied: 19th Aug 2020 at 14:18

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Bickershaw Assistant Engagement Officer -

Base: Wigan Office, Worsley Mesnes Dr, WN3 5UF
£19,903.26 / yr Fixed term, Full time
Closing date: Tue 1st Sept 2020

We went to Bickershaw Country Park recently and it’s a great place to explore.

Replied: 26th Aug 2020 at 16:30
Last edited by jo anne: 26th Aug 2020 at 16:31:12

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

There’s a new(ish) Twitter account:

Wigan Work & Skills - @WiganWork
Posting and retweeting handy skills and employment information relevant for Wigan residents.

Replied: 3rd Sep 2020 at 13:46
Last edited by jo anne: 3rd Sep 2020 at 13:47:15

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Recruitment Open Day at @3P_Logistics
Sat 19th Sep, 8am-1pm, Lockett Rd, Ashton, WN4 8DE

Vacancies include Fulfilment Team Members and Inventory Control, Warehouse & Operational Support Apprenticeships

Replied: 11th Sep 2020 at 15:40

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Groundwork Support Services Admin - Link

36.25hr/wk, £18,911 - £20,452
Closing date: 30th Sep

Replied: 15th Sep 2020 at 20:43

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

@LivCarersCentre (20 Oct):
Our hugely successful @MyTime_LS is recruiting for someone to develop #MytimeWigan.

If you want to make a difference and develop breaks for #unpaidcarers then call 01942 914046 and grab this opportunity!

Replied: 20th Oct 2020 at 18:03

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Aspirations to work in social care?

Replied: 21st Oct 2020 at 10:22

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

18-29 resident of Greater Manchester or Lancashire? Join our FREE 5-week Customer Support bootcamp with a guaranteed interview at the end!

Start date: 22nd Feb
Apply here:

Replied: 7th Jan 2021 at 15:39

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Enterprise Awareness Programme
by Abram Ward Community Cooperative

Introductory Session
Wed 3rd Feb, 3 - 5pm Eventbrite

For anyone 18 & over who is out of work & looking for training that is a bit different.
This programme will provide you with the outline knowledge of what it takes to run an enterprise. The introductory session will be followed by 5 workshops covering finance, funding, marketing, legal structures and people management.

Replied: 12th Jan 2021 at 16:26

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Church Wigan Executive PA to Team Rector
£10,933 at 20hr/wk

For job description & application form, email: Link

Closes: Mon 1st Feb

About Church Wigan:

Replied: 25th Jan 2021 at 20:41
Last edited by jo anne: 25th Jan 2021 at 20:43:14

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Wigan Lidl Part Time Customer Assistant

Closes 3rd Feb - Link

Replied: 29th Jan 2021 at 08:51

Posted by: madamehmurray (6222) 

Hope they dont ask Bryan to get it because he will quit. My brother caleb's wife got sick from second shot. Some people dying from the vaccine. I am not getting it. As a christian it's against my rights. Well what you expect we got communist fumbling idiot in the White House taking away all our religious freedoms.

Replied: 23rd Feb 2021 at 00:09

Posted by: jo anne (33881) 

Virtual Job Fair, Tue 6th - Thu 8th April

Register free - here

Replied: 4th Apr 2021 at 15:17


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