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The town of Maidstone is situated in the county of Kent. Historically the town was a major base for heavy industry, however due to the decline in heavy industry in most areas of the UK; the town is now more a service industry town.

Maidstone is well connected by road with the A20 running through the town and the M20 motorway runs to the north The M2 motorway is also only a short distance from the town. Maidstone has three train stations. The nearest major airport is 39 miles away at London City Airport, offering international and domestic flights. It's also just 35 miles from the Channel Tunnel.

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    BREAKFAST CHEF - MAIDSTONE - 2 ROSETTE STUNNING HOTEL- £16, 000 Platinum Recruitment''s Chef Division is currently representing a deluxe corporate luxury hotel in East Sussex and we have a fantastic opportunity for a Breakfast Chef to join their... more details

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    Night Audit & Security Associate - TDMGS - 14001Y8D Job :   Bellstand/Door Primary Location :   GBR-Kent-Maidstone-Tudor Park, A Marriott Hotel & Country Club Organization :   Marriott Hotels Resorts Position Type :   Non-Management/Hourly... more details

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    Retail Sales Assistant Skills Wanted for Sales Trainee Location: Maidstone, Town Centre About Valiant: Last year was been bigger and better than we had planned, due to the commitment to developing the relationship between ourselves and our clients.... more details

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    RGN or RMN (day or nights)- required for a friendly and supportive nursing home specialising in dementia. Our client is looking for qualified candidates, RGN or a RMN who has clinical knowledge and skills and overall will be an asset to their... more details

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    Career opportunities in Maidstone: Please note you must be 18 or over to apply for a role with our client. These opportunities would suit someone loking for around 38 hours per week. Sales and Customer service people Urgently required to join our... more details

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Maidstone Essential Jobseeker Information


There are two shopping centres – Fremlin Walk and The Mall. The town is ranked in the top five shopping centres in the south east of England and in the top 50 in the UK - the High Street is also undergoing a £2.2m redevelopment programme that should secure its position as a retail centre. Fremlin Walk is home to large chains such as Apple, Next and Topshop. There can be a range of full-time and part-time jobs found in this sector. Next offer a structured Manager Development Programme in each of their stores throughout the UK.

Office skills

The growth in business is centred around office businesses and support services for those businesses. This means jobseekers should develop a wide range of skills which will be attractive in the office environment. Try to gain experience of a wide range of computer software packages - perhaps through evening classes or tutorials on the internet. Word processing, use of spreadsheets and knowledge of email programs should be at the fore - you need to demonstrate you are skilled enough to offer the business you are joining skills they will find attractive. But also look at basic financial packages such as Sage or design programs such as Photoshop and InDesign. Your future boss will also want to see evidence of team-working so include on your CV any voluntary work or part-time jobs which demonstrate an ability to work with others to produce results.