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Loughborough University

4.3
LocationLeicester Area
Global Company Size1001 to 5000 Employees
IndustryColleges & Universities
Description

Loughborough University is a fantastic place to work and study. There’s a real pride in the University that touches everyone associated. Throughout our history we have built on our distinctive characteristics. Our origins in 1909, as one of the UK’s foremost technical institutes focused on meeting society’s needs, set in train an ethos that’s still evident today. Our campus in Leicestershire – one of the largest in the UK – provides a supportive and enriching environment with first-rate facilities for both staff and students. Loughborough University London, our postgraduate campus on Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, the former site of the 2012 London Olympics, offers education, research and enterprise opportunities. Today we’re one of Britain’s leading universities. Our combination of world class research, enterprising outlook, unparalleled sporting achievement and excellent student experience gives rise to something that is truly special, and distinctive among the UK’s universities.

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De Montfort University

4.0
LocationLeicester Area
Global Company Size1001 to 5000 Employees
IndustryColleges & Universities
Description

Are you the sort of person that can make an unique contribution to thousands of lives each year? A career at De Montfort University (DMU) will give you the opportunity to impact oon future generations, share in the passion of education and above all, make a real difference. Choose to develop your career at DMU and become a part of our vibrant, dynamic and forward-looking institution! We pride ourselves on the length and breadth of diversity at DMU - we have even been named the first university of the year for Social Inclusion by the Sunday Times good University Guide! Our award-winning campus is situated in the culturally vibrant city of Leicester which has been named one of the best cities to live and work in for the 3rd year running. There are plenty of reasons to join DMU one of these being the extensive amount of rewards and benefits available to staff which include: our DMU rewards scheme which offer a huge range of discounts for staff, the QE2 Diamond Leisure Centre has a range of discounted memberships available to staff, employees can claim student discounts such as, NUS/Totum card and many other amazing rewards and benefits which our employees can access! As well as our fantastic academic departments our professional services aims to achieve quality and distinctiveness across our institution and ensures that everyone should have the freedom to be, freedom to inspire and freedom to succeed. Our people and organisational development department supports the university in attracting, developing and retaining the best staff for DMU by providing up-to-date training, professional opportunities, policies and procedures and offering support and guidance on a range of staff and well-being initiatives.

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Tesco

3.8
LocationLeicester Area
Global Company Size10000+ Employees
IndustryGrocery Shops & Supermarkets
Description

As a leading multinational retailer, with more than 360,000 colleagues, we aim to serve customers every day with affordable, healthy and sustainable food – to help them enjoy a better quality of life and an easier way of living. Founded in 1919 by Jack Cohen using the £30 he received on leaving the Royal Flying Corp, we’ve come a long way from his small market stall in East London. Today over 400,000 colleagues work across our stores, offices, distribution and customer engagement centres in the UK, Europe and Asia. Share our passion for the people, products and places that make us great, and we can offer opportunities to get on with the right support to develop your skills. If you’re looking for work-life balance, a collaborative culture and flexible ways of working, explore our world at www.tesco-careers.com

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Dunelm

3.8
LocationLeicester Area
Global Company Size10000+ Employees
IndustryHome Furniture and Houseware Shops
Description

It all started 40 years ago in Leicester, when Bill and Jean Adderley opened a home textiles business offering a wide range of products at affordable prices. Our first shops were small high street units, based in a few towns across the East Midlands. But thanks to their philosophy of "simply value for money", the business began to grow and grow. Today, there are now over 170 Dunelm stores right across the UK and Northern Ireland. While we've grown to become one of the UK's leading home furnishing retailers, Dunelm still has the feel of a family run business with simple values and continuously putting our people first. Our company is built around the strong relationships we have with our people, their hard work and commitment has made our business a real success story. A success story that you too could be part of! Dunelm is the UK’s leading homewares specialist, selling everything from curtains, furniture and bedding to cookware, cushions, gallery, lighting and much, much more.

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University of Leicester

3.7
LocationLeicester Area
Global Company Size1001 to 5000 Employees
IndustryColleges & Universities
Description

Ours is an energetic and diverse global community, in which dedicated and talented people are united by a desire to change the world for the better. Together our staff and students are discovering innovative ways to change the world for the better. We are one of the top universities worldwide and have an international reputation for excellence in teaching and research. We are led by discovery and innovation, with the synergy between research and learning at the core of our activity. In the heart of the most multicultural city in the UK, a city with a reputation for winning against the odds, we recognise strength in diversity. We have a wide range of academic and non-academic teams on our close-knit campus. Many of our opportunities will put you at the forefront of your field. The University itself is entering a phase of ambitious development and transformation. There has never been a more exciting time for you to join us.

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3.6
LocationLeicester Area
Global Company Size10000+ Employees
IndustryDepartment, Clothing, & Shoe Shops
Description

There’s a certain type of person that thrives at Next. The ones who are excited about what they can do with their creativity. What they can do with their work. And what they can do in a workplace that makes an impact by always asking what’s next? Discover what it means to be part of a revolutionary team that is expanding into new and exciting areas. Challenge yourself and defy convention, bring your ideas to life and watch them grow. There are plenty of reasons to join us 👍 Whether it's creating products, supporting our stores or helping to grow our online and international websites. Our rewarding roles bring together people from all kinds of backgrounds who find a home for their skills and ambition.

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ASDA

3.6
LocationLeicester Area
Global Company Size10000+ Employees
IndustryGeneral Merchandise & Superstores
Description

WHY JOIN US Whatever role you play at Asda, you are part of a business where everyone is focused on making life better for our customers. You’re also part of a business whose vision, scale and culture makes it uniquely equipped to lead the ongoing retail revolution. Every day, in every area of our business, we are reimagining the possibilities of in-store and online retail. Ours is a fast-paced business, but it’s also a fun and friendly one that’s open to new ideas and embraces change. There’s always something new to learn at Asda. That’s why it couldn’t be a more exciting time to join us. WHO WE ARE Founded in the 1960s in Yorkshire, and still true to its Yorkshire roots, Asda is one of Britain’s leading retailers. Dedicated colleagues serve customers from our network of stores and online services, including supercentres, superstores, supermarkets, Living stores, petrol filling stations and depots across the UK. More than 18 million people shop with Asda every week and 98 per cent of UK homes are served by www.asda.com. OUR VALUES At Asda our mission is to be the most trusted retailer. We help our customers to 'Save money. Live better’ We value: Service to our customers Respect for the individual Striving for excellence Acting with integrity

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RS Components

3.6
LocationLeicester Area
Global Company Size5001 to 10000 Employees
IndustryLogistics & Supply Chain
Description

As the world’s leading high-service distributor of electronics and maintenance products, we serve over one million customers worldwide. We operate in 32 countries and offer over 500,000 products which range from electronics, automation & control, and test & measurement to electrical and mechanical components, and we ship more than 44,000 parcels every day.

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Hastings Direct

3.5
LocationLeicester Area
Global Company Size1001 to 5000 Employees
IndustryInsurance Agencies & Brokerages
Description

Founded in 1996 in Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex, we’re one of the UK’s fastest growing general insurance providers, offering a full range of car, van, bike and home insurance products. We’re built for the way that customers buy insurance, and with over 3,000,000 live customer policies we have doubled our customer base in just three years. It’s our attitude and the way we run our business that makes us different. Our data driven, digitally-focused business model enables us to remain agile, price effectively and to deliver refreshingly straightforward service and products for customers. All of our actions are based on our 4Cs way of doing things. We focus on getting it right for our colleagues, customers, company and community. It’s our colleagues who help drive our growth, so we give them all the support, training and development they need, as well as scope to tell us how they feel about life at Hastings Direct.

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University Hospitals of Leicester

4.0
LocationLeicester Area
Global Company Size1001 to 5000 Employees
IndustryHealthcare Services & Hospitals
Description

Our patients are the most important thing to us and we are constantly striving to improve the care they receive, through looking at the ways we work, ensuring our staff are highly trained and encouraging research which allows us to offer our patients the latest technologies, techniques and medicines – and attract and retain our enviable team of more than 10,000 highly skilled staff. We are one of the biggest and busiest NHS Trusts in the country, serving the one million residents of Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland – and increasingly specialist services over a much wider area. Our nationally and internationally-renowned specialist treatment and services in cardio-respiratory diseases, cancer and renal disorders reach a further two to three million patients from the rest of the country.

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