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Durham has a rich history and it's entire town centre is a designated conservation area, with hundreds of listed buildings. The Cathedral Church of Christ is the most famous building here, and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Tourists flock to see the spectacular cathedral, as well as the observatory and the castle. Durham University is one of the country's oldest and most prestigious, with students coming from round the world to study there.

The historic University has a huge turnover of over £150 million, and with over 16000 students enrolled across many campuses it is one of the region's biggest employers. Over 3000 people work at the University, and the students, staff and the university itself spend over £60 million on local goods and services, sustaining a further 1500 jobs. The university provides research training and consultancy for over 3500 organisations, around half of which are situated in the north east.

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  • Night Care Assistant Total Jobs
    • £8 per hour or more depending on working day
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    The Human Support Group are currently recruiting for Night-Sit Care Assistants to provide personal and domestic support to adults in their own home on a working shift pattern of 7 nights on 7 nights off, the candidate will be required to be a... more details

  • Business development/telesales consultant Total Jobs
    • From £18,000 to £18,000 per annum Great Bonus Scheme
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    We have an amazing opportunity for business development/telesales consultant to work with one of the lead training providers in the country. Summary of duties: Support all sales teams nationally . It will be your responsibility to generate quality... more details

  • Call Centre Consultant / Telesales Executive Total Jobs
    • £14040 - £35000 per annum + cash & holiday incentives
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    Enthusiastic, talkative Sales Consultants are sought to join this outbound call centre. It''s an energetic and bright working environment, setting the tone for how they approach every day. The sales team here works hard on behalf of big-name... more details

  • Landscape Director - Tyne & Wear Adzuna
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    Our client is a large, multi-disciplinary consultancy that has an environmental department that provides comprehensive support at all stages of business and project development. They currently require a talented and motivated Landscape Architect to... more details

  • Field Sales Executive - Dust & Fume Control CV Library
    • £35000/annum + OTE £43k
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    ..., you will need to live in Newcastle, Durham, Darlington, York, Harrogate, Leeds My clients are a successful and growing company who supply dust and fume control products and systems into the manufacturing sector. Areas they specialise in selling... more details

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Tourism

Tourism is a large and growing part of the economy in Durham, with over 1.5 million tourists visiting the area last year, spending 4.2 million nights in the area. In addition to this more than a staggering 16 million day visits were made. These visitors make a huge contribution to Durham's economy of over £650 million. Around 9,000 full time jobs are supported by direct tourist expenditure in the county, and a further 2200 are supported by indirect revenue from tourism. In addition to academic qualifications, make sure your CV demonstrates skills such as teamwork, communication and customer service. Work experience with any job involving direct communication with the public is useful, as well as any knowledge of foreign languages.