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Middlesbrough has had to reinvent itself following the demise of its historic heavy industries such as iron, steel, shipbuilding and chemical works. There are still many jobs to be found in these industries in Teesside (such as the Wilton and Billingham chemical plants) but the majority of Middlesbrough’s employment is within the service sector. This includes distribution, hotels, transport, finance, IT, education and health.

One of the other major employers is Middlesbrough Council, reflecting the reliance on public sector jobs in the area. The council employs more than 7,000 people in education, social care, health, education, tourism, cleaning and administration. The council also helps support the town's cultural life which includes the Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art which opened to great acclaim in 2007 at a cost of £14m. The gallery is a proud statement by the town of the value of arts and the town's determination to be at the cutting edge.

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    Head Of Procurement Darlington Salary £NEG My client specialises in the fabrication, erection and protective treatment of high quality steelwork for heavy structures. The company has a turnover of £55 million and approaching 300 employees. They are... more details

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    Core requirements: Strong C++ in Windows Worked with SQL Any 2D graphics programming a bonus Agile experience a bonus Overview: A great opportunity has arisen for an experienced C++ Engineer to join a well established and engineering focused company... more details

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    Carewatch Redcar and Cleveland is now looking to recruit a full time Registered Manager to join our team in Redcar. With many years of experience, Carewatch is a leading national provider of home care, providing a wide range of services that help... more details

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    Core requirements: OpenVMS Pascal C or C++ Agile experience a bonus Real-Time application experience Overview: A great opportunity has arisen for an experienced Software Engineer with experience working with OpenVMS to join a well established and... more details

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Middlesbrough Essential Jobseeker Information


Shopping remains one of the most vibrant sectors with Middlesbrough boasting one of the largest shopping centres in the north-east. In fact the town has four main shopping centres: The Mall, Dundas Street, Hillstreet and Captain Cook Square. He you will find a wide range of national retailers (BHS, HMV, Orange, Vodafone, Warehouse etc) as well as a range of independents. The chains can offer a structured career in retail while the independents can offer the chance to work for a family firm, quickly learning a wide range of skills.


Middlesbrough has launched a DigitalCity initiative which includes the 'Boho Zone', a series of flagship offices for digital media and technology companies. And continuing the council's cultural policy, one of the buildings in the Zone is devoted to professional artists and crafts people.


Teesside University has over 20,000 students, and was recently voted Times Higher Education university of the year. Jobs in education and training are also boosted by the presence of the Cleveland College of Art and Design, within the exciting Middlehaven development.