Finding a part time job
What to do
There are lots of ways to find a job - applying direct is just one of them.
You may want visit the store or the business to see what it is like or to get an initial impression.
Ask yourself the some questions. For example, could you see yourself working there? Are staff motivated and friendly?.
Here are the details of employers recruiting now.
Visit the Recruitment Centre at 83/84 Long Acre, London WC2E 9NG between 10am - 3pm Tuesday to Thursday.Visit the café's website http://www.caffenero.com/ for more information.
Pret A Manger
Visit the café's website (www.starbucks.co.uk) to locate stores in your area and for general information.
See http://careers.starbucks.co.uk/ for job opportunities with Starbucks.
Fast Food Restaurants
Visit http://www.burgerking.co.uk/ to locate stores in your area and for more information.
See www.bkcareers.co.uk/Home.aspx for job information
View the restaurant's website (www.kfc.co.uk) for more information.
Visit http://www.mcdonalds.co.uk/ for general information or see www.mcdonalds.co.uk/people/join-the-team/join-the-team.shtml for information on current vacancies.
Visit http://www.pizzaexpressyourself.com/ for job vacancies and career information.
Visit the stores jobs website: http://www.careersatpizzahut.co.uk/
Retail - Department Stores
Visit http://www.argoscareers.com/ for career information and current vacancies.
View the store's website (www.argos.co.uk) for more information (including Oxford Street, Old Street and Shepherds Bush)
Visit http://www.bhs.co.uk/ for general information or click onhttp://www.bhs.co.uk/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/CatalogNavigationSearchResultCmd?catalogId=34096&storeId=13077&langId=-1&categoryId=538578&interstitial=true to see current vacancies.
Visit the Recruitment Centre with your CV. This is situated opposite the store at the Crown Court building in Basil Street.
Or visit http://www.harrodscareers.co.uk/ for more information including current vacancies.
Visit careers.harveynichols.com to search for positions vacant or to register your interest and send your CV.
Go to http://www.harveynichols.com/ for general information.
Homebase (Argos Retail Group)
House Of Fraser
Visit http://www.houseoffraser.co.uk/ for recruitment information with House of Fraser.
Visit http://www.johnlewis.com/ for jobs and recruitment details.
Marks and Spencer
Visit corporate.marksandspencer.com/mscareers?intid=gft_jobs to find current vacancies.
Visit http://www.johnlewis.com/ for jobs and recruitment details.
Selfridges & Co.
Visit http://www.selfridgescareers.com/ and select from the latest opportunities.
Retail and fashion
Visit the stores individually to enquire about vacancies visit http://www.gap.com/ and click on 'Store Locator'/'United Kingdom' to find your local store. (Oxford Street, Bond Street, Regent Street, Bayswater, Putney and Chelsea).
Visit the website www.dorothyperkins.com/promostores/dp/recruitment_2003/site to view current vacancies.
Alternatively visit the store directly with your CV to enquire about vacancies and complete an application form.
Hennes & Mauritz (H&M)
Visit http://career.hm.com/content/hmcareer/en_gb.html to search for jobs.
Alternatively, Visit individual stores to apply for position.
Visit http://www.janenorman.co.uk/ click on 'stores' to view your local stores.
Send your CV and covering letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org
In writing to HR Department: 3 Tenterden Street, Hanover Square, London W1S 1TD
Jigsaw and Jigsaw Junior
Visit the store directly with your CV. Or visit the Jigsaw website for current vacancies.
Visit www.missselfridge.com/careers/ss10/recruitment/index.html for more information and current vacancies.
Approach the store directly to enquire about vacancies or visit http://uk.monsoon.co.uk/ to find vacancies.
Visit http://www.newlookcareers.co.uk/ for current vacancies.
Visit http://careers.next.co.uk/ for current vacancies.
Visit www.office.co.uk/view/content/careersAboutus for information on vacancies or send your CV and covering letter to: Mary Groves, OFFICE London, Human Resources, 9-10 Great Sutton Street, London EC1V 0BX Or email CV and covering letter to email@example.com (including Oxford Street & Brent Cross)
To apply for store positions, email firstname.lastname@example.org Alternatively pick up an application form in-store and post to: River Island, Chelsea House, Westgate, London W5 1DR or visit www.riverisland.com/Online/inside-river-island/careers/want-to-join-us for further information
Topshop & Topman
Visit www.topman.com/careers to check for current vacancies.
Apply directly to individual stores. Visit the stores website (http://www.tkmaxx.co.uk/) to locate stores and for general information.
Visit http://www.warehouse.co.uk/vacancies/content/fcp-content for information on vacancies. Click on Info & Services/ Store locator to find your local store. Visit the local store and ask the store manager for an application form.
Retail - Sports
Call the customer service line (0189 581 4934) to enquire about possible vacancies, then take your CV to stores with identified vacancies. Visit the store's website (http://www.footlocker.com/) for general information and to locate stores in your area (click on 'Footlocker Europe' then select the country and city).
Applicants may need 1 year retail experience.
JD Sports/First Sport
Email your CV and cover letter to email@example.com enquiring about Sales Assistant positions.
Or approach the store directly to enquire about positions vacant. Visit the website on (http://www.jdsports.co.uk/) for more information.
Visit the SportsDirect website for current vacancies or send a CV and covering letter outlining positions and areas you are interested in ( eg. Part time sales assistant in the Southwark area ) to the head office at: JJB Sports PLC, Martland Park, Challenge Way, Wigan WN5 0LD
Retail - Music
Employs over 18s only Apply online http://isw.changeworknow.co.uk/hmv/vms/e/in-store/home or alternatively apply directly to the individual store(including Christmas Vacancies).
Retail - Supermarkets
Visit http://www.asda.jobs/ for information on current vacancies.
Visit http://aldirecruitment.co.uk/?WT.z_src=main or visit your local store and ask the store manager for an application form. Submit a covering letter & CV to your local store.
Visit http://www.inretail.co.uk/ and click on 'Iceland' to view advertised jobs.
Call 08704441234 or visit your local store to pick up an application form. Quote SALW on the top right hand of the form and send it to: Human Resources Lidl Ltd 19 Worple Road London SW19 4JS. View the store's website (http://www.lidl.co.uk/) for more information.
Approach the store directly for an application pack. For other positions (including traineeships) visit http://sainsburys.jobs/?from=http://www.sainsburys.co.uk/sol/index.jsp for more job vacancies.
Visit http://www.tesco-careers.com/ to register to apply for any upcoming positions.
Approach the store directly to enquire about vacancies or visit http://www.waitrosejobs.com/ to view positions vacant in your area.
The Co-operative Group
Visit http://www.co-operative.jobs/ for information on current vacancies.
Retail - Telecommunications
The Carphone Warehouse
Visit www.careersatcarphone.com/fe/tpl_CarPhoneWarehouse01.asp?newms=hm for information on current vacancies.
Visit http://www.o2careers.co.uk/ for current vacancies.
The Orange Shop
Phone 4 U
Visit http://www.phones4ujobs.co.uk/ to view current vacancies. Or visit your local store withy our CV to enquire about vacancies and pick up an application pack.
Visit http://www.phones4ujobs.co.uk/ to search for vacancies and apply online.
Visit the Vodafone careers website to search for current vacancies or to register your details and CV.
Retail - Other
Approach the store directly to enquire about possible vacancies or visit the stores website http://www.boots.jobs/
Early Learning Centre
Visit http://www.elcjobs.com/ for information about vacancies and applying or contact local stores for current vacancies and application form.
Send CV with covering letter to: HR Department, Early Learning Centre, South Marston Park' Swindon SN3 4TJ
The Body Shop
Visit www.thebodyshop.co.uk/_en/_gb/services/aboutus_careers.aspx to search for vacancies.
Visit www.dixonscareers.com/ to view current vacancies or to make a speculative application.
Visit http://retailjobs.game.co.uk/ for information on job vacancies.
Visit http://www.mothercarejobs.com/ to search for vacancies(including Christmas Vacancies).
Visit http://www.robertdyascareers.co.uk/ to view and apply for vacancies
Visit the stores directly to enquire about possible vacancies and to complete an application form.
Visit http://www.superdrug.com/ for a store locator and for general information (including Oxford Street, Victoria, Wood Green & Christmas Vacancies).
Whittard and Chelsea
Approach the store directly to enquire about possible vacancies or visit www.whittard.co.uk/customer/careers.
Approach the store directly to enquire about possible vacancies. Visit the stores website (http://www.whsmith.co.uk/) to locate stores in your area and for general information (including Christmas Vacancies).
World Duty Free
Operate out of 7 major airports, including Heathrow and Gatwick. Opportunities to join full or part-time shifts, including weekends and nights. For further details visit http://www.inretail.co.uk/
Must be over 18 due to licensing laws. 20 hours per week flexible according to events, £6.50 ph.
Applicants will need to be polite, courteous, enthusiastic and friendly and enjoy working as part of a team.
Work only available when events are taking place. Apply http://www.wembleystadium.com/
British Airways London Eye
Visit http://www.londoneyejobs.com/ to search for vacancies and apply.
Chessington World of Adventures
Go to http://www.chessingtonjobs.com/ to search for current vacancies.
Crest of London (souvenir sellers)
Visit www.crestoflondon.co.uk/jobs for information on vacancies and how to apply.
Visit http://www.madame-tussauds.co.uk/. Click on 'about us' then 'job opportunities' followed by 'job search and apply'
Go to the Cineworld Cinemas careers website to look for current vacancies.
Visit your nearest Odeon cinema and get an application form from the box office. Odeon say forms are kept on file for when vacancies do arise
Visit http://careers.myvue.com/ to search for current vacancies.
Guest assistant is the only part time position and jobs are for 18+ only.
Search for a job with the Royal Mail.
Or, visit your local Post Office to pick up a brochure regarding Christmas Casual work. Employs 18+ only.