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This market town lies just ten miles from Northampton in Northamptonshire. The town has a population of 75,400 but this is set to grow by up to 30 per cent over the next 30 years, due to 12,800 extra homes being built in the east of the town. Good transport links, particularly to both London and the Midlands, mean that it is becoming a popular commuter town. The A45 links the town with the A14, and M1 which also allows links to the east and west of the country. The A45 links the town with other important local settlements such as Northampton and Peterborough.

The Swansgate Shopping Centre is the main shopping facility in the town, with all the usual high street favourites such as HMV and New Look. Other big retailers and supermarkets can be found in nearby out of town centres. There are several industrial including Park Farm, Denington, Leyland and Finedon Road. The nearest university is The University of Northampton.

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  • Assistant Manager / Deputy Manager Retail Choice
    • £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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    Assistant Manager - £28k - £30k + Benefits Off the back of an exciting period of change and development in our business and in time for a significant amount of new store openings we are looking to add driven, fast paced, customer focused shop floor... more details

  • Corporation Tax Manager Total Jobs
    • From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
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    CORPORATION TAX MANAGER, Northamptonshire, £45 - £50, 000, Ref:CJ11601     Excellent new role with long established firm, specialising in a client base of medium, large and corporate organisations; this role is very much hands on whilst offering in... more details

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    We are seeking professional category C+E (Class 1) drivers to join the team at our Raunds Depot (NN9 6EJ): The role is a Monday to Friday affair. We have roles available for Day shift Drivers. There are NO planned nights out for this work. We... more details

  • Chef / Temporary Chef - Looking for Extra Income- £9.00 and £12.00 /hr Caterer.com
    • From £10 to £12 per hour
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    Chef / Temporary Chef are required for West midlands location who are looking for extra income, enjoy taking on new challenges; willing to travel, flexible, outgoing and motivated. Gain experience to better your career. As Chef/ Temporary Chef, you... more details

  • Healthcare Assistant - HCA Adzuna
    • £7.00 per hour
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    ... various shifts in Wellingborough and surrounding areas with some of our prestigious clients.Various shift patterns, both days and nights, are available throughout the week from Monday to Sunday. Immediate starts.Requirements:• You must have a minimum of 6... more details

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Wellingborough Essential Jobseeker Information

Horse Racing

Founded in 1770, Weatherbys is a family firm based in the area with a rich history. Weatherbys provides British Horseracing with its central administration and acts as its bank, maintaining the founding thoroughbred breed register. From its headquarters, the company employs hundreds of people and provides a range of business and financial services to the equine sector, making it one of the most important employers in the area. Behind the scenes and face to face roles within the company create employment opportunities for people with a range of qualifications.

Business Services

The town is a popular location for businesses to have headquarters and main offices, with 2,500 businesses taking advantage if its good transport links and cheap office space.  Traditional employment specialisms in engineering and footwear are increasingly being complemented in the area by diversification to include wholesale, distribution and transportation activities as well as a growing service sector. Major employers with bases in the area include The Oxford University Press, Siemens, and Whitworths. Business and secretarial skills would benefit a career here.