428 Jobs in Wakefield found


Site Manager

Jobs in Wakefield,West Yorkshire,Yorkshire and the Humber

Gleeson Homes Jobs
 Posted about : 6 days ago


Due to rapid expansion we have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Site Manager to join our construction team to support the Build Manager on a new build housing development.

This is an exciting role within a rapidly expanding house building business. To be considered for this role you will have previous experience as a Site Manager working on high volume new build housing developments.


  • Generous holiday entitlement of 26 days per annum + bank holidays
  • Choice of company car or car allowance
  • Discretionary Bonus Scheme
  • Holiday Buy Back Scheme
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Private Medical Insurance Scheme
  • Healthshield membership
  • Life Assurance Scheme
  • The opportunity to join our Share Purchase Plan upon completion of a year working with Gleeson

Main Responsibilities

  • Managing the development to maintain and deliver the build programme in accordance with budgets and forecasts. Ensuring that the final product is to Gleeson Homes standard
  • Full responsibility and control of all site staff and sub-contractors including labour only groundworkers/contractors, ensuring that all employees comply with our Health and Safety standards
  • Liaison with head office, NHBC and local authority departments
  • Timely ordering of materials ensuring the build programme can be achieved
  • Ensure all NHBC inspections are carried out as required
  • Carry out hand over inspection of properties to the customers in accordance with our customer care procedures
  • Complete as soon as practicably possible any customer care defects raised in conjunction with our customer care team
  • Actively encourage a philosophy of safety, progress, quality and innovation

Ideal Candidate

Previous experiences as a Site Manager working on high volume new build housing development. Must have extensive knowledge and experience of managing labour only groundworkers/contractors.

  • Full UK driving licence
  • Excellent knowledge of construction build programmes
  • Strong commercial awareness
  • Comprehensive knowledge of construction processes
  • Experience of successfully achieving customer service requirements
  • Awareness of codes of practice that impact on Construction matters e.g. NHBC, Building Regs, etc.

Qualifications & Training:

  • SMSTS Qualification
  • CSCS Card
  • First Aid
  • Fire Marshall
  • Scaffolding


Wakefield - Bus Driver

Jobs in Wakefield,West Yorkshire,Yorkshire and the Humber

£10 - £10 /Hour
 Posted about : 8 days ago

If you love giving excellent customer service, then we have the perfect role for you!

Here at Arriva we are one of the biggest transport companies in Europe. We are at the heart of our community offering services to get you and other passengers from A to B. We are currently recruiting for both Trainee and Experienced Bus Drivers out of our Wakefield depot to become part of our supportive team and deliver great customer service in the local area. If you want to be at the centre of this then Arriva may just be the company for you.

Don't worry if you have never driven a bus before as we can train you, so if you are in a similar role or are looking for a change in career then apply now.

What Arriva can offer you
  • Competitive pay rates dependant on location
  • Minimum of 37 hours of work each week with potential overtime available
  • Uniforms will be provided
  • Arriva Workplace Pension
  • Fantastic career opportunities
  • Being part of a supportive team
  • Additional Employee Benefits
  • Free bus travel
  • Full route learning will also be provided
Training Process
  • Training will be given to obtain a PCV license by our qualified driving instructors
  • Additional training will be provided at your allocated garage after you have obtained your PCV license
  • Training will include vehicle familiarisation, route learning, ticket machines, customer care, policies and procedures
  • Full CPC training will also be provided

What we look for
You will need to be passionate about giving excellent customer service and love working with a variety of different people living and working in your local area; whilst being able to stay calm under pressure. We are looking for candidates who are prepared to work a variety of different shift patterns which will include weekend work.
What we need from you
  • Minimum of 18 years of age (DVLA Regulations)
  • Driving License Holder for a minimum of 12 months
  • 6 points or less on your driving license
  • Passed fit for a PCV medical
  • No drink driving conviction in the last 10 years
If this sounds like a position for you or somebody you know then click on the apply button below.


Head of Contracts/Projects (Racking & Storage)

Jobs in Wakefield,West Yorkshire,Yorkshire and the Humber

Alexander James Recruiting Jobs
£40,000 - £50,000 /Annum
 Posted about : 8 days ago

Alexander James Recruiting is currently working with a leading supplier of various racking and storage solutions looking to recruit a Head of Contracts/Project Management to work in an office & field based role overseeing their ongoing racking projects and managing a team. With a competitive salary and scope for growth, this is a great opportunity for an experienced contracts focused racking professional looking for a new opportunity.


  • Coordinate Projects from the office and assist customers over the phone and email with queries
  • Run a team of internal contracts controllers
  • Carry out and oversee onsite projects, liaising with customers, installers and subcontractors
  • Liaise with various areas of the business as well as suppliers to ensure racking and storage solutions are provided on time and to budget
  • Assist I the companies growth by ensuring projects run smoothly


The company require an individual with previous experience in a racking capacity. You will ideally have worked in a contracts or Projects role before with a high level of experience within the industry. You will have strong attention to detail and organization skill and we be able to communicate effectively with various parties and types of people. Management experience is also essential.


  • Competitive salary of up to £50k (depending on experience)
  • Bonus Opportunity
  • Company Car (or van if preferred)
  • Phone & Laptop
  • Potential company car/car allowance (depending on experience and scope of role)
  • Fast growing company within the racking industry
  • Strong team environment

The Company

Our client are a national provider of various types of racking and storage systems in addition to office interior and refurbishment services. Having been established for a number of years they have a strong setup and footing in the racking market across Northern England. Their range of racking products include pallet, narrow aisle, push back and wide aisle in addition to shelving. Due to continued growth, they're looking to take a number of new staff on.

To find out more about this opportunity, please get in touch with Alex Hopkirk on 07557658751. Alternatively refer to www.alexanderjamesrecruiting.co.uk for our latest jobs.

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Principal SD WAN Network Consultant

Jobs in Wakefield,West Yorkshire,Yorkshire and the Humber

Concept Resourcing Jobs
£75,000 - £85,000 /Annum
 Posted about : 8 days ago

Principal SD WAN Network Consultant - Wakefield, Remote

Up to £85k salary + Bonus + Perks

A remote working opportunity for a Principal SD WAN Network Consultant is available right now for an award-winning Managed Service Provider specialising in Cloud and Network Security.

As the Principal SD WAN Network Consultant you will be the SME / Subject Matter Expert within the Network Security division, applying a focus on the emerging SD-WAN technology, including Security of Networks and migration of customer Networks, Workloads, Data into the Cloud environment!

You will ideally be a 'customer driven', Pre-sales Technical styled Principal SD WAN Network Consultant, ideally with the following experience:

- Technical HLD and LLD / Designs of MPLS to SD WAN, specifying solutions, hardware, budgets and services
- C-level engagements / Pre-sales - Business outcome focused / Subject Matter Expert / Consultant level - able to have senior / C-level conversations and NOT jump straight into 'Technical' based conversations
- Able to discuss deeply about Networking Security - eg. Routing and Switching, Security solutions including SD-WAN, enterprise level LAN / WAN and next generation Firewall technologies

The ideal Principal SD WAN Network Consultant will have:

- 5+ years experience of designing / delivering technical Networking and Security based solutions
- MSP / Professional IT services / Consultancy experience (enterprise level customers)
- Ability to have C-suite customers conversations, and provide a 'bigger picture' influence
- Experience of successfully designing Networking solutions (On-Prem to Cloud / MPLS to SD-WAN projects on multi-site roll-outs)
- Strong Network and Security background, SD-WAN, Routing & Switching, enterprise level LAN / WAN, next generation Firewall technologies, Identity and Cloud (Microsoft / MS Azure)
- Ideally CCNA certified, a holder of ITIL V3 Foundation accredited but not essential

On offer for this Principal SD WAN Network Consultant opportunity is a salary of up to £85,000 per year + a bonus scheme.

For more information, please submit your CV, hit apply, or visit the Concept Resourcing website for more information.

Network Architect, Principal Network Architect, SD WAN, SD-WAN, SDWAN, Azure, MSAzure, MS Azure, Microsoft, Security, Network & Security, Network Security, LAN, WAN, LAN/WAN, Routing, Switching, Routing & Switching, Firewalls, Cloud, Identity


School Caretaker

Jobs in Wakefield,West Yorkshire,Yorkshire and the Humber

Maze Recruitment Group Jobs
£10 - £12 /Hour
 Posted about : 9 days ago

School Caretaker required in Wakefield

Maze Recruitment Group is currently recruiting for a Caretaker to work in a primary school in Wakefield, on a temporary, long term basis. The ideal candidate will have previous experience of working as a School Caretaker or within a maintenance role.

Due to the nature of this role shift patterns may be split so having access to a car would be an advantage. Some of the duties that will be required are as follows:

Key holding.

  • Carrying out security procedures for school buildings and grounds, including opening and closing of the premises.
  • Regularly checking the proper operation and function of alarms and fire equipment and ensuring emergency exits are not obstructed.
  • Liaising with the emergency services including calling out as required.
  • Reporting acts of theft or vandalism to Headteacher and/or Police, as necessary.
  • General maintenance duties around the school, including cleaning and repair work.

If you have the above skills, knowledge and experience we would love to hear from you. Apply now!

Maze Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


Kitchen Sales Designer - Yorkshire

Jobs in Wakefield,West Yorkshire,Yorkshire and the Humber

New Line SR Jobs
£18,000 - £36,000 /Annum
 Posted about : 9 days ago

Kitchen Sales Designer - Yorkshire

As part of long term growth plans, a national and fast-growing retailer are looking to expand their kitchen design team.
Due to increased demand and need for multi-store cover, they are looking for someone to work multiple stores as support.
The majority of the work will be in South Yorkshire area, with the rest in West Yorkshire.
The position is full time and permanent.
If you have kitchen design experience and thrive is a targeted environment please do enquire for more details!

You will be responsible for the following:
Designing a product that meets the requirements of the customer and oversee the process from design to installation.
Conduct onsite kitchen surveys where required.
Develop excellent business relationships with customers.
Create and submit quotes.
Keep up to date with industry trends.

What are we looking for?
The successful candidate must be:
Experience in kitchen sales and design
A sales professional who has worked and excelled in a targeted sales environment
Personable with a passion for service and exceptional design skills
Constantly aiming for the highest level of customer service
Excellent presentation and communication skills
Strong attention to detail
Great problem-solving skills
The ability to generate innovative design ideas
Experience of using Microsoft Office
Creative thinking
An ongoing interest in design and a desire to keep up with new interior/designer trends
Able to work to deadlines
Full driving licence

What's in it for you?
Working 40 hours
5 days over 7
£18,000 plus 3% - 3.5% of net sales.
£36,000 OTE
Targeted at 600K per store but looking to overachieve based on other showrooms

New Line SR Ltd - Jenny Greasley
Construction and Interiors sector recruitment specialist
New Line SR are specialists in the recruitment of field sales and executive management positions across the UK, Ireland and Europe since 2005. We pride ourselves in building long lasting relationships with our clients based on mutually beneficial recruitment relationships - "If our clients don't succeed, we don't succeed".
I specialise in recruiting for Companies that sell residential and commercial interior and exterior products and services, and finding candidates roles in these sectors.
Roles types we recruit for include Field Sales People of all types, Sales Designers, Key / National Account Managers through to Senior Executive Management positions; and everything in between!
Sectors I recruit for include all areas of Commercial, Industrial and Residential interiors, Construction and any associated products and services (including but not limited to tiles, worktops, surfaces, kitchens, appliances, finishes, sinks & taps, light side, heavy side, etc).


Behaviour Support Worker

Jobs in Wakefield,West Yorkshire,Yorkshire and the Humber

Maze Recruitment Group Jobs
£55 - £70 /Day
 Posted about : 9 days ago

Behaviour Support Workers and Learning Support Assistants urgently required for our Wakefield based client schools.

Maze Education is exclusively recruiting for Behaviour Support Workers and Learning Support Assistants for a specialist BESD School based in Wakefield for ongoing, long term support.

The role of Behaviour Support Worker involves working either on a one to one or small group basis with students who have been excluded from mainstream schools.

The students have been identified with Emotional, Social, Behavioural or Mental Health issues known either as BESD, EBD or SEMH. Some students may also have a Moderate Learning Difficulties such as Autism, ASD, ADHD or OCD.

The successful applicants must be patient, resilient and empathetic to each of the student's individual needs. They will be required to keep behaviour under control whilst assisting staff in educating and nurturing each and every pupil.

Do you have what it takes to work with underprivileged and/or disengaged students? Do you have experience of working with teenagers either as a Youth Worker, a Sports Coach or within an education setting? Do you hold a degree in PE/Sports, Youth Studies, Education or similar? Are you a qualified Teaching Assistant with experience working with SEND students?

If you can answer yes to any of the above questions Maze Education wants to hear from you!!!

Maze Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


Teaching Assistant SEND Support

Jobs in Wakefield,West Yorkshire,Yorkshire and the Humber

Maze Recruitment Group Jobs
£65 - £80 /Day
 Posted about : 10 days ago

One to One classroom support for pupils with additional needs.

Maze Recruitment Group is working in partnership an SEND setting in Wakefield. Together we are recruiting for several experienced SEND classroom support assistants to work within the setting. Sucessful candidates will be assessed and placed with the pupils who best match their experience.

The successful applicants will ideally have worked in a similar role and will have excellent behaviour management skills including negotiation and diversion and de-escalation techniques.

Team Teach training would be beneficial.

These are long term roles to start immediately, initially for 1 term however may continue for the whole academic year.

This is a fantastic opportunity in a good school for anyone who has a passion for working with SEND.

Working with Maze Recruitment Group you will have access to a range of benefits including:

  • A dedicated consultant with a wealth of experience within the education sector.
  • Fair pay for your hard work.
  • Access to supplementary bonus.
  • Access to personalised services and resources, such as coaching, strengthening personal resilience training etc.

Our candidates are more than just a number, they are the foundation of what we do.

Maze Recruitment Group is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to APSCo Compliance+ standards. Any appointment will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check in addition to other safeguarding checks. Maze Recruitment Group is acting as an Employment Business in relation to these vacancies.

Due to the expected high-volume of applications we receive only short-listed candidates will be contacted within 3-5 days.

Maze Recruitment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.


Trainee Driving Instructor

Jobs in Wakefield,West Yorkshire,Yorkshire and the Humber

£25,000 - £35,000 /Annum
 Posted about : 20 days ago

My Four Wheels are looking to expand our team and are recruiting both part time and full time Driving Instructors though out the UK. Next year there will be a record 700,000 learner drivers hitting our roads, there has never been a better time to become a Driving Instructor. No experience is necessary as we provide a comprehensive training course which once completed will get you your ADI licence. During the training we cover many aspects including – * Up to 50 hours in car training with our ADI Instructor * Online theory testing and content * Ability to get your PDI licence which will allow you to earn income during your training Becoming a Driving Instructor has many benefits, these include – * Getting your very own dual controlled car to teach in * Choose which days you want to work your hours * Excellent Pay * Guaranteed position with us upon completion of training We are looking for candidates who meet the following criteria * Reliable * Punctual * Patient * Possess excellent customer service skills * Enjoy meeting new people Anyone can become a Trainee Driving Instructor. Recently we have taken on candidates from driving roles such as HGV drivers, delivery drivers, van drivers, taxi drivers, forklift drivers and bus drivers. We have also successfully trained candidates who have changed career from the education, Sales and engineering sectors. As long as you hold a valid UK / EU driving licence and are 18, you are eligible. Please note that this is a course and fees will be involved For more information, please click the apply now button and fill out our short application form


Plumbing Tutor

Jobs in Wakefield,West Yorkshire,Yorkshire and the Humber

Protocol Jobs
£20 - £23 /Hour
 Posted about : 22 days ago

Protocol are delighted to invite a skilled Plumbing Lecturer to deliver plumbing lessons at various levels in a college setting in West Yorkshire. We are seeking candidates who are passionate about plumbing and have the drive and motivation to help learners to progress in their careers, increase their employability and support their personal development. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in plumbing, experience of teaching, and have strong organisational and communication skills in order to inspire and educate learners. This role is part-time, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6 hours on each day and will run until at least the Easter break. The person & qualifications A qualification in a relevant subject (plumbing) A teaching qualification Experience teaching both practical and theory up to level 3 About Protocol Protocol are the specialist full-service recruiter dedicated to education, training and skills. People are at the heart of everything we do. We place people first. We're more than a recruitment agency - we pride ourselves on our ongoing support and aftercare delivered by our expert team, and all our candidates benefit from free access to our exclusive online CPD portal, Learning Zone. Whatever your career goals, we've got the right role for you. With a wide range of temporary and permanent positions available, from lecturing and training jobs to assessment and support staff roles, all with very competitive pay rates and benefits - your future is in good hands. The legal bit Protocol promotes equal rights and is an employment business under The Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003. Work is undertaken on a self-employed basis under contract with Protocol. An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check is required for all Protocol assignments. All positions advertised by Protocol comply with the Agency Workers Regulations 2010. As a result of the volume of applications we receive, we regret that we might not be able to respond to every candidate with individual feedback. If we have not contacted you within two weeks of your application being received then regretfully your application will not be taken forward on this occasion.

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