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The town of Darlington is situated in County Durham in the North-East of England. The market town is most famous for being the location of the world’s first passenger railway in 1825 and that relationship between trains and the town has continued throughout the town’s history. During the 19th and 20th Centuries, it was a major centre for railway manufacturing and the town’s part in the development of railways is portrayed at the Darlington Railway Centre and Museum.

Today the town is a major stop on the East Coast Mainline connecting London to Edinburgh. Five miles east of the town is Durham Tees Valley Airport which offers travel to some UK airports and locations across Europe. And Newcastle International Airport is only 47 miles away. For road users, the A66 offers the main link into the town.

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  • DEPUTY HOME MANAGER - MENTAL HEALTH TRAINED Adzuna
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    ...Deputy Home Manager (Mental Health Nurse Qualified) Darlington – COUNTY DURHAM £15.50 per hour In Touch Recruitment is currently working on behalf of a prestigious nursing home provider to recruit a Deputy Manager for their specialist Dementia... more details

  • FULL PRODUCT TRAINING Immediate Start in Sales and Customer Service Total Jobs
    • £250-£400 average earnings per week (uncapped)
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    We have a number of opportunities for people willing to take on a new challenge in their lives and have a whatever it takes attitude to succeed. Not satisfied by doing something average? with no prospects? no thrill? We will offer all the training... more details

  • ...Due to maternity leave, a firm of chartered accountants based in Darlington, are looking to recruit an accounts assistant on a temporary 6 month contract. You will be capable of preparing accounts unassisted and will have some experience... more details

  • Sales and Customer service - Start ASAP, No experience reed.co.uk
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    Looking to get into Sales and Customer service but lack experience?  - No Experience Required but a great work ethic is essential. Urgently recruiting for immediate starts in Middlesbrough today! £300 - £400 per week average... more details

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Darlington Essential Jobseeker Information

Public Administration

Darlington Borough Council is the biggest employer in the area; they employ over 3,000 people in both full and part-time positions. Working in public administration is an ideal career for school leavers, those wanting a change from working in the private sector or for graduates. Local government roles can mean offering support and help to the public, assisting with social care, managing leisure facilities and a range of other worthwhile roles. Graduates should watch out for the National Graduate Development Programme - a graduate scheme for local government throughout England and Wales.

Private Sector

Telecommunications giant Orange is the largest private sector employers in the area, employing around 2500 people. The high number is the result of a call centre for the company being located in the town as well as the retail shops accustomed to many high streets in the UK.  Careers at Orange range from head office roles to working in retail. The company offers a person the chance to develop during their time of employment as well as an employee choosing their own perks such as Dental Cover, Critical Illness Cover and Travel Insurance.