Jobs in Mansfield, United Kingdom

Mansfield is the most enduring market town with a tradition running to more than 700 years. Because the town is mainly a retail outlet and market centre, that does not rule out the fact that you will find no employment opportunities here.  The town centre shopping outlets will give you a chance to choose from a variety and competitive prices making your stay to be more affordable.

Mansfield is home to several stores that also include a big indoor shopping centre- the Four Seasons that has more than 50 units. Here you also find another large store called Beales. The town also has most of UK’s famous shops like Burton, Thomas Cook, Boots, HMV, Debenhams, W.H. Smith bookstore, The Perfume Shop, Primark and many others. If you are the type of person that loves sampling the fashion world, you will not fail to notice outlets by Marks and Spencer for your exciting menswear choices and Dorothy Perkins for the chic fashions in women’s wear at West Gate. Here you will have a smell of coffee and thank goodness nearby you find Costa Coffee – UK’s multinational coffeehouse. You will also find many cafes where you can take a bite at your convenience.

Although the economic recession from 2008 affected some shops that closed you will notice plenty of opportunities especially in the retail sector. The town was formerly home to Mansfield Brewery, one of the biggest independent brewers in the United Kingdom

If you love walking as a pass time, Mansfield has many parks and green spaces.  Apart from the green spaces, you can also visit the Palace Theatre along Leeming Street the main entertainment spot in town.

Like many other cities and towns, when you are in Mansfield between June and August, the town’s District Council hosts the Summer in the Streets. This festive event will give you maximum entertainment because it has many public events that take place in town over many days. During this time you will get children’s entertainment for you and your family, fairground rides around the market square, crafts workshops experiences and circus skills. You will be absorbed during this festival and can know the town much better while you look out for any employment opportunities that may come by. When you come to Mansfield, you should also know that it is a low wage-high welfare town meaning you can get help from the Employment and Support Allowance and Housing Benefit.