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Jobs in Berkshire

In Berkshire we are fortunate enough to have a large range of great, fantastic employers. With thousands of businesses, including some industry leaders, there are plenty of opportunities in Berkshire if you know where to look. Whether you are seeking jobs in sectors ranging from medical to retail there will be the right job in Berkshire for you.


How many potential jobs in Berkshire are there?


Berkshire has approximately 40 colleges and universities, Reading Borough Council / Berkshire County Council and many, many thousands of other companies. There are also hundreds of companies who currently have over 100 workers. This basically means that there is hundreds of thousands of potential opportunities if you are looking for jobs in Berkshire, in the public or private sectors. You can expect Berkshire jobs to include part time, permanent and temporary work with salaries varying from minimum wage to top end executive wages.


What kind of jobs in Berkshire can you expect to find?


There are various significant sectors in Berkshire including retail, medical and agricultural where you can often find lots of opportunities. There are many industrial areas offering engineering and production work, a large number of business parks offering employment such as accounting, marketing and Information Technology, Reading Borough Council / Berkshire County Council have a massively varied range of positions including secretarial, youth support and project management and educational establishments offering teaching and lecturing role. So whether you are a lawyer, shop assistant, marketing executive, recent graduate or industrial worker there is guaranteed to be a job in Berkshire for you.


How can AllReadingJobs help you find a job in Berkshire?


We are pleased to bring you the most up to date jobs from employers large and small in lots of different sectors. Superb Berkshire employers often use AllReadingJobs as their first port of call for their vacancies. Whether you are searching for work in Reading or in the whole of Berkshire, by also using our other sites located in Berkshire or by increasing your search criteria to Reading and up to 60 miles you will view all the latest jobs in Berkshire.


Careers Advice

We work with experts in and around our local area to provide useful information relating to careers advice - we hope you will find these articles to be helpful


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Dealing with Redundancy - Part 5 - Finding a New Job

Once your redundancy is dealt with and any retraining has been undertaken you will probably need to find a new job. This can seem daunting, particularly if you have not had to look for a new

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Redundancy - Advice for Employers and Businesses

When we hear the word 'redundancy' it is natural to think of the impact that it will have on the person being made redundant with out regard for the difficulties inflicted upon the employer

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Dealing with Redundancy - Part 2 - Financial Advice

Do you know the tax implications of receiving a redundancy package and how to avoid paying unnecessary tax? If you are going to find yourself struggling financially do you know how to lessen

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Dealing with Redundancy - Part 1 - Knowing Your Rights

Do you know what redundancy package you are likely to receive? Do you know what the government stipulated minimum package is? As well as detailing the legal and financial aspects we will

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Dealing with Redundancy - Part 3 - Psychological Impact

Do you feel like you’ve lost your identity and can’t stop feeling negative? It is not only the practicalities of redundancy that need to be addressed. Redundancy can also have a massive

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Top 10 things not to do in a job interview

We've been asking local employers for tips on what to do in an interview – and, of course, what not to do! Here are our top 10 not to do in that all-important job interview.

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Dealing with Redundancy - Part 4 - Retraining and Development

Have you thought about a new career or improving upon the skills you currently have? In this article we will offers tips and advice on increasing your 'employability' through courses and

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10 Steps to Creating Career Opportunities

It's too easy to start looking in the job section of the paper and applying for everything that has an attractive salary, car or any other perks, before falling into this trap, be really

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Reading Employment & Business News

When attending interviews it's always good to be up to date with what's happening in the local business and employment sector - we hope you'll find these selected news articles interesting


Job Seeking in Reading

Reading is a popular, multicultural town within close proximity to London; in fact the capital is a mere 25 minute train ride away. Reading is home to a number of large businesses, particularly in the IT and insurance sectors. Reading is one of the top commercial town’s in the country and it is not uncommon for big businesses to set up offices here; it is cheaper to run a business based in Reading, salaries for jobs are less, rent for offices is less, but London is not too far to travel to should it be necessary. ..read more

New year, new job cuts for major businesses

It may be a new year and a fresh start for some, but for employees of Hewlett-Packard and the makeup company Revlon, 2014 has started with a bang for all the wrong reasons. ..read more

Major computer company announces job cuts

Hewlett-Packard recently announced anticipated over 1000 job cuts from positions across the UK. The American owned company is attempting to reduce the size of its workforce in the UK, meaning employees from a number of sites ..read more

HP announces over 1000 job cuts in the UK

HP has announced it is set to axe over 1000 jobs in the UK due to business cutbacks. An estimated 27000 HP employees are expected to lose their jobs with the global giant next year. UK employees based both at Bracknell and ..read more

Part time Jobs in Reading

It can appear hard to get a job that fits around your life commitments. We are aware that 9 to 5 from Monday to Friday does not be suitable everyone. In fact, statistics show that the number of people working in excess of 45 ..read more


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