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Spotlight vacancies – Tyne and Wear


Bakery Assistant

Location: Sunderland

Purpose of Role: This role will include baking a variety of goods such as cupcakes, cookies and brownies to a high standard. Assisting in the development of new products and ideas. Assisting the head baker with orders, keeping the bakery clean, tidy and ensuring food hygiene safety is to the highest standard.

Skills required: An avid home baker and should be enthusiastic, reliable, with a good work ethic and be a great team players. Clean and tidy, can read, write and speak English. Work to tight deadlines and be resilient in a fast-paced bakery. Can carry out physical work

To apply, speak to your Work Coach or message via the Journal.


Young Women’s Engagement Worker

Location: South Shields

Description: The YWEW will work with the Service Development and Delivery Coordinator, Volunteer Coordinator and volunteer team to engage women age 16-25 years in South Tyneside and work with them to identify the issues that they are dealing with and what services might meet their needs.

To apply, speak to your Work Coach or message via the Journal.


Visitor Service Assistant

Location: Berwick

Description: This is an exciting time to come and join us, as we get ready for our 2021 season. An exciting and busy place to work with various roles and responsibilities including taking people through the House as a guide, room stewarding, serving in the shop and tearoom and welcoming people- providing the highest standard of customer care for all our visitors.

To apply, speak to your Work Coach or message via the Journal.



Remember, you must be aged 16 to 24, unemployed (with no other income received in the last five weeks) and claiming Universal Credit to apply for a Kickstart opportunity. To apply, speak to your Work Coach or message via the Journal.


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*Please note this list is a snapshot of vacancies at the time it was produced. Some newer opportunities may be available that don’t appear below and some of the opportunities below may no longer be available.

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