Gillingham Job Club (Dorset)

Jobsearch Websites

 
The internet is often used by employers to advertise their vacancies and to make the application process easier. 
 
Below is a list of company websites that you may wish to use when job hunting.   If you want to see if the company you are interested in has a website you can always 'Google' it! 
 
Please note that Gillingham Job Club is not responsible for vacancies advertised or information on these websites.  Details correct at the time of this version (02/15)
 
Accessorize                            www.accessorize.com
Argos                                      www.argos.co.uk
ASDA                                      www.asda.co.uk
B&Q                                        www.diy.com
The Body Shop                       www.thebodyshop.co.uk
Boots                                      www.boots.com
Burger King                            www.burgerking.co.uk
Claire's Accessories               www.claires.co.uk
Clarks                                     www.clarks.co.uk
Currys                                     www.currys.co.uk
Debenhams                            www.debenhams.com
Dorothy Perkins                      www.dorothyperkins.com
House of Fraser/Dingles         www.houseoffraser.co.uk
Insure 4 Retirement                www.insure4retirement.co.uk
KFC                                        www.kfc.co.uk
Marks and Spencer                www.marksandspencer.com
McDonalds                             www.mcdonalds.co.uk
Next                                        www.next.co.uk
O2                                           www.o2.co.uk
RIAS                                       www.rias.co.uk
Richmond Group                    www.therichmondgroup.co.uk
Royal Mail                               www.royalmail.com
Sainsburys                              www.sainsburys.co.uk
Staples                                    www.staples.co.uk
Subway                                   www.subway.co.uk
Tesco                                      www.tesco.com
TK Maxx                                  www.tkmaxx.com
Vodafone                                 www.vodafone.co.uk
WH Smiths                              www.whsmith.co.uk
REMEMBER:  Jobs listed on the internet go jut as quickly as jobs advertised in shop windows and in newspapers, so it is always worth checking your favourite websites every couple of days to make sure you don't miss out.
For various websites all in one place, visit:
Also, remember to check the classified section of newspapers on a daily basis as there are usually a few jobs in there!
 

FOR LOCAL JOBS, please log onto www.gov.uk/jobsearch and register.  If you are unsure how to do this, please ask a volunteer.

Some other useful job search websites to try:

Please note that the Job Club is not promoting the content of theses sites in particular – they are just some suggestions to get you started.

 

(updated Oct 15)

 

JOBSEARCH

 

WWW.GOCONSTRUCT.ORG -Go Construct is a website launched in September 2015, containing lots of information and helpful tools about the Construction industry.

http://www.gillinghamjobclub.co.uk/

 

http://www.jobseekers.direct.gov.uk/   0845 6060 234

 

www.reed.co.uk/gillingham (or town of choice)

 

www.indeed.co.uk/jobs

 

http://www.workcircle.co.uk/jobs/gillingham

 

 

www.nextstep.direct.gov.uk

 

http://www.totaljobs.com/

Zoek.uk - job search engine that learns as you search, good for specific location searches.

www.gumtree.com/jobs

 

http://www.jobsearch.monster.co.uk/

 

https://www.jobbydoo.co.uk

 

http://www.fish4.co.uk/

 

http://neuvoo.co.uk/ 

 

http://www.freshrecruits.co.uk/

 

http://www.redgoldfish.co.uk/

 

http://www.newjobdirect.co.uk/

 

http://www.ujob.co.uk/

 

jobisjob.co.uk

 

www.thisissomerset.co.uk/jobs

 

www.thisiswiltshire.co.uk/jobs

 

www.thisisdorset.co.uk/jobs

 

http://www.jobsite.co.uk/

 

http://www.jobsrapido.co.uk/

 

www.jobmanji.co.uk/job-vacancies-in/gillingham

 

http://www.pure-jobs.com/

 

http://www.onesteprecruitment.co.uk/

 

https://www.jobbydoo.co.uk

 

For teaching/classroom assistants/clerical/cooks/lunchtime assistant try:

 

Dorset:  http://jobs.dorsetforyou.com/

 

Somerset: www1.somerset.gov.uk/jobs

 

Wiltshirehttp://jobs.wiltshire.gov.uk

 

 

 

ADVICE ON CV’s AND COVERING LETTERS, INTERVIEW TIPS, ETC.

 

http://www.jobcentreguide.co.uk/

 

www.direct.gov.uk/en/employment/jobseekers

 

www.alec.co.uk/cvtips

 

www.totaljobs.com/careers-advice

 

www.reed.co.uk/careertools

 

www.cv-library.co.uk                                                                                                                            

 

 

RECRUITMENT AGENCIES:

 

The UK Recruitment Agency Directory:  www.agencycentral.co.uk – for searching recruitment agencies in your locality, personalising your search for jobs.

 

 

 

Local Agencies:

 

 Gillingham Area:

 

Octopus Personnel, covering all sectors of the economy. 1 Newbury Court, Gillingham, Dorset SP8 4QX  01747 825568

 

 

Salisbury Area:

 

http://www.alphap.co.uk/  Alpha People, 65 New Street, Salisbury SP1 2PH

 

http://www.meridianbs.co.uk/ Meridian Business Support, 44 New Canal, Salisbury SP1 2AQ

 

http://www.pp-online.co.uk/  Personnel Placements Employment Agency, 20, Oatmeal Row, Salisbury SP1 1TH

 

 

Wincanton/Yeovil Area:

 

Acorn Recruitment (formerly Concept Staffing) specialising in contract work and training, 53 Princes Street, Yeovil, BA20 1EE 01935 709010

 

Adecco, specialising in IT and Telecoms, Sales and Retail, Finance and Insurance, Office, Admin and Secretarial. Peter Street, Broadway House, Yeovil BA20 1PN 01935 472453

 

Meridian Business Support, covering a large range of work. Suite 4, Yeovil Innovation Centre, Barracks Close, Copse Road, Yeovil BA22 8RN, 01935 432434

 

Pardoes Bevins Human Resources, HR Management and Administration, Preston Road, Abbey Manor Business Centre Yeovil BA20 2EN 01935 411191

 

Red Berry Recruitment, 16C Hendford, Yeovil, BA20 1TE Specialising in temporary industrial work 01935 432001 and 01749 330630 (Castle Cary)

 

Smart Recruitment Solutions, specialising in Office, Industrial and Construction sectors, Waterloo Lane, Waterloo House, Yeovil BA20 1TF 01935 310010

 

Travel Employment Group, Offering introductions to potential employers and a Temporary Work Service.  8 North Street, Yeovil, BA20 1DZ 01823 432900

 

 

 

You can also try the local press

 

http://www.salisburyjournal.co.uk/jobs/

 

http://www.thisissomersetstandard.co.uk//jobs/

 

http://www.wiltshiretimes.co.uk/jobs/ (Wiltshire Times & Chippenham News)

 

 

 

Others:

 

Caringhttp://www.apexliveincare.org/. 0330 2020200  info@apexcare.org

 

Construction: Professional Construction Recruitment Ltd 01252 330090

 

Engineering and Technical Recruitment: http://www.vispertechnical.co.uk/

 

Countryside Jobs Service: http://www.countryside-jobs.com/ (for jobs in conservation, forestry, etc, also voluntary opportunites)

 

 

 

Please also ask Job Club volunteers for help with CV writing, interviews and example CV’s.

 

If you have difficulty in accessing any of the above sites or know of any other helpful sites we can add to the list, please let us know.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Please also ask Job Club volunteers for help with CV writing, interviews and example CV’s.

If you have difficulty in accessing any of the above sites or know of any other helpful sites we can add to the list, please let us know.