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Hastings in East Sussex suffered badly towards the end of the 20th century from neglect and it developed a bad image which did little to help the town's prospects. But this small seaside resort has learned to pull itself up by its socks and has started to shout about the good things it has to offer. The people of the town have organised their own events - ranging from International chess congresses to May Day motorbike runs and Jack-in-the-Green folk festivals - to create a better image for Hastings and provided a much-needed boost to the town's economy. Like most seaside towns, it does well enough during the summer but can struggle during the winter months.

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  • Accountant - East Sussex - £36,000 Total Jobs
    • £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
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    Accountant - East Sussex - £36, 000 Accountant - Hastings - up to £36, 000. A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a talented Accountant to join a highly successful accountancy firm. This is a great opportunity to join an established yet modern firm... more details

  • Service Delivery Nighthawk Administrator - Hastings, East Susse Total Jobs
    • £16500 per annum
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    Service Delivery Nighthawk Administrator £16, 500 per annum (£11.33 per hour) 28 hours per week Working on a 5 week rolling rota: Evening shift - 16:45 to 00:00 Night shift - 23:45 to 08:45 or 23:00 to 08:00 Intermediate shift - 20:00 to 04:00 Our... more details

  • Head Chef Hastings - Fresh Food! Day-Time Hours Operation! Caterer.com
    • £18000 per annum + bonus
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    HEAD CHEF We are currently recruiting for Head Chef positions for a number of our key clients across the UK, many of whom have registered their vacancies with us and us alone, choosing Cherryred as the consultancy of choice. o Are you a Head Chef... more details

  • Assistant Store Manager - Hastings Adzuna
    • £18305 per annum
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    Location: Ore, Hastings Salary: £18, 305 - £24, 567 New thinking. New ranges. And new products hitting the shelves all the time. Things are changing at The Co-op - fast, as we invest in our people, stores and technology. We''re growing, and there''s... more details

  • Physiotherapist - Hastings CV Library
    • £29 - £30/hour
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    Service Care Health have a requirement for a Band 8 Extended Scope Practitioner Physiotherapist in Hastings, East Sussex. Service Care Health have a position available for an immediate start for an experienced Physiotherapist within a private... more details

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Transport Links

Transport and communication links have slowly been improved - be they road links to London or rail links to Brighton, Ashford or the capital. And the town has realised that its history (the links with 1066 and being one of the Cinque Ports) is something to celebrate. Even its fishing industry - much diminished from its 19th century heyday - has been identified as an important potential for future growth.

Sea Change

Over the last ten years, economic development agencies have spent much money and resource on a regeneration programme for Hastings which has also led to many job opportunities. At North Queensway an Innovation Park is being developed to help fledgling companies. And North East Bexhill will see the development of 17 hectares of land into a range of business schemes hopefully creating 3,000 jobs. And the Priory Quarter in the town centre sees buildings for a creative media centre and Hastings University creating a range of exciting jobs. Within the Priory Quarter you'll also find Saga Insurance, Bibby Financial Services, solicitors firms and various others.

Creative Media

It's often a mystery why some towns become associated with particular industries. Often one major employer in a sector will encourage others to come and move in next door. The town has a long link with journalism and the creative media industries that is now being developed at the Priory Quarter. Links with Hastings University, Sussex University and others is fanning the flames of this burgeoning industry. The town also has long artistic links which combine nicely with journalism for the new 'creative media' sector. Hastings' time as a popular seaside resort led to many theatrical stars and agencies establishing themselves here, followed by many writers and artists. Creative media can cover writing, photography, illustrating, computer graphics, design and many other potential career paths. Beef up your CV with weekend or evening courses in any of these arts - and be prepared to show a bulging portfolio at your interview, crammed full with illustration or design ideas you've created yourself.