Jobs in Bradford, United Kingdom

Bradford is a city where culture and history are still fascinating and the natural beauty and fresh air are invigorating. Located at the foothills of Pennies in West Yorkshire, the city of Bradford has a long and prestigious history. Bradford is a unique city in its own right. It is among the very few cities in the world which offers a delightful blend of cultures and languages as well as natural beauty, amazing countryside and numerous UNESCO world heritage sites. The city also has been home to many literary giants including the Bronte sisters, Barbara Taylor and J.B. Priestly.

Economy of Bradford

Bradford has a strong economy worth billions of pounds. With the growth rate of 3.7%, Bradford is the fastest growing economy not only in Leeds region but in entire England. The city is expected to grow at the same rate for next decade as well. It will also contribute almost 16% of total economic growth in West Yorkshire region including cities like Leeds.

Textile has been the cornerstone of the city’s industry since early 19th century.The city was once home to the largest silk mill in the world, the Lister Mills. Although, the textile industry in the city is declining yet it remains an important component of local economy.

Manufacturing has been the identity of the city for centuries. There are more than 1,200 manufacturing companies of all sizes in Bradford. Manufacturing industry is mostly made up of textile, energy, advanced manufacturing and utilities companies. These companies account for almost 13% of all the employees in the city. The city also ranks fourth in United Kingdom in terms of number of manufacturing jobs.

Some of the biggest companies headquartered in the city include Provident Financial, Morrisons, Hallmark Cards, Yorkshire Building Society, British Wool Marketing Board, Damart and Pace Micro Technology. In general, there are almost 176,000 businesses in Bradford employing approximately 200,000 people.

Bradford is also a center of retail and trade. The City Center, the hub of retail in the city, generates £423 million in terms of annual revenue. The largest retail or shopping store in the city is the Broadway Shopping Center which has totally revitalized the shopping scene in Bradford. The Broadway Shopping Centers brings thousands of new shoppers to the city, drawing in million mores for the local economy.

The city is also a bustling culture center featuring UNESCO World Heritage buildings like Saltaire Model Village. Similarly, the immensely entertaining National Science and Media Museum attracts 650,000 visitors on average every year, making it the most visited museum in the UK outside London.

Bradford is also the best city in country for entrepreneurs. The number of self-employed people has increased by 24% since 2010. Currently, there are whopping 35,000 entrepreneurs in the Bradford.

Finally, Bradford is also home to the University of Bradford. The city is a great place to live thanks to its thriving economy, multiethnic and diverse culture, fine dining and shopping and of course, high quality of living.

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KPH Healthcare Services
Overview Responsible for providing supervisory leadership in the absence of store management. Typically authority is assigned on an individual shift basis. Responsibilities Job Duties: Ability to fulfill all duties ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th June
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Hannaford
The Main focus of this Position will be the day to day operation of the VT Liquor Outlet.Position Title: Full-time Customer Service Leader Department: Front End Reports to: Manager of Customer Service Numbers and Titles ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th June
Benefits and Features:$93,000 -$120,000/yr, depending on experience; Sign on bonusExcellent Medical, Dental insurance, Life; STD/LTD, with retirement savings plans4 weeks PTO + holiday7 paid CME days per year with ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th June
Part-time Deli Sales Associate new Add to Favorites
Hannaford
Job Title: Part-time Deli Sales Associate Department: Deli Department Primary Purpose: Perform duties that ensure department appearance, quality, variety, safety, and food safety are consistently maintained at the ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June
Full Time Position POSITION SUMMARY: The Rehab Office Coordinator assists the Program Manager in the administrative management of the rehabilitation department. The Rehab Office Coordinator is responsible for all ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th June
Hannaford
Job Title: Deli and Bakery  Service Leader Department: Deli and Bakery Primary Purpose: Perform duties that ensure department appearance, quality, variety, safety, and food safety are consistently maintained ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th June
Meridian Behavioral Health
DescriptionNurse ManagerLocation: Bradford, VTMeridian Behavioral Health LLC is a leader in behavioral health care and addiction recovery services, with a network of addiction treatment centers nationwide. Our Bradford, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th June
Housekeeping new Add to Favorites
Bradford home needs a full-time house cleaner. Ideal match will meet the requirements below. Can you provide your own cleaning supplies (detergents, etc)? Can you provide your own cleaning equipment (vacuum, etc)? ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June
Hannaford
Job Title: Part-time Bakery Sales Associate Department: Bakery Duties and Responsibilities: 1.Observe and follow all company policies and established procedures. 2.Maintain a neat and well-groomed personal appearance at ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 13th June
Valley Cooperative Preschool
Valley Cooperative Preschool in Bradford, VT is looking for a paraprofessional to join our 5 STARS prequalified prekindergarten program. We are looking for someone who is fun, energetic, and enjoys working with ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th June
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Averte
Averte has a full time support staff position available in our Bradford, Vt location. Must be flexible and willing to work any shift. We are looking for kind, compassionate and patient individuals who enjoy helping ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th June
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Meridian Behavioral Health
DescriptionNurse (Licensed Practical Nurse / LPN or Registered Nurse / RN)Location: Bradford, VTAvailable Shifts: Opportunities available on all shifts. Does include rotating weekends.Meridian Behavioral Health is a ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th June
Part-time Customer Service Leader new Add to Favorites
Hannaford
Position Title: Part-time Customer Service Leader Department: Front End Reports to: Manager of Customer Service Numbers and Titles of Associates Supervised: Variable Prerequisite Training:Service Desk/Kiosk Stores: ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th June
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Health Direct Institutional Pharmacy Services
Overview Responsible for providing supervisory leadership in the absence of store management. Typically authority is assigned on an individual shift basis. Responsibilities Job Duties: Ability to fulfill all ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th June
Hannaford
Part Time Grocery Store Associate Hannaford is hiring Part Time Grocery Store Associates; Bakery, Cashier/Customer Service, Center Store, Deli , Grocery Crew (Day & Night Shifts), Maintenance/Custodial, Meat, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 13th June
Knowhow Recruitment
The role is to work with the Restaurant Manager & Deputy Manager to help run the Restaurant and team.Motivate and lead the Team to deliver amazing customer serviceEnsure all Team on shift sell additional products in ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th June
EncompassCare
:EncompassCare, a provider of mental health, home health, short- and long-term medical and rehabilitation care, is seeking compassionate and driven Occupational Therapists (OTR/Ls) to join our therapy team in Bradford, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th June
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We need a nanny to take care of 1 child in Bradford. Some help preparing meals would be ideal. A car is not provided - please have your own.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th June
Part Time Grocery Store Associate Hannaford is hiring Part Time Grocery Store Associates; Bakery, Cashier/Customer Service, Center Store, Deli , Grocery Crew (Day & Night Shifts), Maintenance/Custodial, Meat, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June
Job objectives & responsibilities• To be responsible for all maintenance, reactive & small works within the scope of the portfolio.• To ensure that all PPM & reactive works are carried out ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 12th June