Jobs For Parents Harrogate

Returning to work after having children can be a daunting prospect however there are jobs that can fit around the needs of your family.

“Jobs for Parents” are family-friendly positions that may be part-time, flexi-time, term-time, temporary contracts or even working from home.

If you have a vacancy to fill and would like to advertise the role on Harrogate Mumbler then please contact us here.

Part or fully qualified accountant at Smith McBride

We have the opportunity for a part or fully qualified Accountant to join a dynamic and growing Accountancy Practice based in Knaresborough, North Yorkshire.

You will ideally have previous experience of working in an Accountancy Practice, and be responsible for preparing accounts for SMEs, limited companies, sole traders and partnerships, ranging in turnover and sector.

The ideal applicant will be enthusiastic, conscientious and will enjoy working in a friendly environment.


* To prepare sole trader, partnership and limited company accounts from incomplete records

* Preparation of monthly management accounts

* Bookkeeping duties as required

* Preparation of quarterly VAT returns


* Full or part qualified a full or part qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, AAT)

* Previous experience of using Xero, Sage and Quick Books would be advantageous

* Previous experience of Tax (payroll, personal and corporate tax) would be advantageous

* Good attention to detail and highly accurate

* Able to work on your own and as part of a team

* A good problem solver

* Excellent communication skills

* Good common sense


* Salary: Competitive, dependent on experience

* Hours: Full or part time considered (Part-time – 20-25 Hours per week, flexible over a minimum of 3 days)

* Location: Knaresborough, North Yorkshire

* Company Pension scheme with up to 5% employer contributions


Please email CV to

Residential Property Viewer in Knaresborough with Dacre, Son & Hartley

Finance Assistant (Part-time ) at Appaway

Central Harrogate

£10 per hour

6-8 hours per week (flexible)

Appaway is the UK’s leading provider of ordering apps to the takeaway industry and we are currently seeking a part-time Finance Assistant to join our team.

You will be responsible for keeping internal systems up to date with financial information and producing financial reports. It is a busy and varied role requiring strong Excel and numeracy skills as well as experience of analysing financial information, producing accurate presentations and reports

You will have a friendly/confident manner with excellent interpersonal and organisational skills.

Working hours are flexible but ideally 6-8 hours per week split over at least two days.

To apply please send a copy of your CV, or a simple summary of your experience, to

Part Time Office Admin at Dunnington Electricals (approx 25 hours over 5 days)

Dunnington Electricals Ltd are a well-established Electrical Contractor based in Harrogate, who, in 2018 were recognised as one of the ‘Top 50 Fastest Growing Companies’ in the Yorkshire region. Due to the continued growth and success of the Company we are now looking to recruit a part time admin assistant to help in our busy administration department.

The role is varied and offers different challenges on a daily basis – previous office administration experience would be useful but not essential as training will be given. 15 days holiday per year, excluding bank holidays, salary negotiable.

The role requires the following attributes and skills:

Good interpersonal and communication skills

Clear and polite telephone manner

Competent with Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel

Organised, efficient and have excellent attention to detail

Ability to use own initiative but not afraid to ask questions

Have a good sense of humour

If you are interested in the above role then please contact the below for further details


Nikki Milburn

Dunnington Electricals Ltd

Station House

Station Yard




Tel: 01423 771017



Part time Administrative Assistant at NHS Foundation Trust

Harrogate & District NHS Foundation Trust

Administrative Assistant, Corporate Services – Part time, 24.75 hours per week worked over 5 days between 10am to 3pm, some flexibility on start and finish times available.

Do you want to work for a forward thinking healthcare organisation? An excellent opportunity has arisen to provide a full administrative service contributing to the successful running of Corporate Services and based in the HR Department.

If you enjoy working in a fast paced environment, meeting people and have good organisational and planning skills then this could be the role for you.
To apply or for further information regarding this role, please visit:

Closing date: 21 August 2018

Looking for a new direction? How about fostering?

Fostering North YorkshireLooking for a new direction?

Could you help a child or young person with complex problems turn their life around?

Fostering North Yorkshire wants to recruit foster carers with previous experience of working with children or young people with a range of complex issues.

Could you help a young person reach their full potential in both home and school life?

In return we offer a great package of training and support, plus development opportunities and tax free payments.

For example, our advanced level foster carers can receive over £25k per annum, based on a 52 week placement, for a child aged 11-15.

Want to know more?


The Toddler Sense Harrogate and Wetherby Franchise is For Sale!

* Are you looking for an amazing new job opportunity?

* Would you like flexible, part time hours and a brilliant work/life balance?

* Would you like to be your own boss while still being part of a supportive team?

* Would you like to take on an established business rather than having to start from scratch (giving you a great income from the word go!)

If you are saying yes to the questions above, you love working with children, and you want a job that works around family life, then this opportunity could be for you!

Toddler Sense Harrogate & Wetherby is an extremely successful and established activity class franchise, running in two excellent locations, two days a week. The sessions for children aged 13 months to 5 years offer an enjoyable balance of free play and structured activities, giving busy toddlers and their families a fantastically varied and fun learning experience. Every week is different, and every week is so much fun!

For further information, or an informal chat about the business, please contact current franchise owner, Eleanor Thompson on 07771 982412 or email

Part-time Sales & Marketing Manager at Fishers Logistics

Role : Sales and Marketing Manager – Part time (2-3 days per week)

Location : Harrogate

Reports to : Owner / Managing Director

Job Summary
The job holder will be responsible for driving business development activities to establish new growth for a well respected Harrogate based storage and logistics company. This is a front end sales role with the job holder being required to locate leads, make contact, prepare proposals and ultimately convert new business with the support of the owner/MD.

Key Responsibilities
Sales of Storage, Fulfilment and Exhibition logistics services including negotiation and contracting. Activities to achieve this will include :

Market research and lead generation
Cold Calling ( Telephone and in person )
Networking in the local business community
Use of social media as required to aid lead generation
Developing and presenting compelling client proposals
Negotiating prices, commercial arrangements and contracts.
Management of CRM system and sales pipeline
Marketing support to aid lead generation
Key Attributes & Experience
Minimum 5 years Proven Sales experience ideally within Logistics or other similar environment.
Commercial acumen
Ability to self manage workload and prioritise activity to ensure Job goals are met
Demonstrable ability to seek out and convert new business
IT literate with appropriate knowledge of MS Office and WEB based applications
Current driving licence and use of appropriate vehicle

Other Job Features
The role is initially 2-3 days per week and based on a 3 month contract. Hours can be managed flexibly by agreement (but typically within day hours Mon-Fri)
The role is based in Harrogate but it is envisaged there will be significant local travel and some national travel required.

Please email CV with covering letter to

Maintenance Person at Heath Lodge

Harrogate Neighbours Housing Association

We have a vacancy for a Maintenance person to work at our Heath Lodge Care Home on Pannal Ash Road in Harrogate – This position is to help do repairs around the home. The role is for 20hrs / week – £8.78 per hour.
Working days and hours to be agreed with the Hiring Manager Denise McEvoy.

Please ring 01423 882970 to discuss this opportunity with Denise Directly.

Assistant Accountant at CCF Accountancy & Tax

Accountants – There is such a thing as Work-Life balance!

We are looking for one or two individuals wanting to work on a flexible basis from home. We would be looking for between 10 and 30 hours per week, depending on workload. There is the opportunity to work from the office up to two days per week if preferred (on a hot desking basis).

The role is for an assistant accountant, to produce accounts from client records up to TB and review stage. This is not a trainee position and the successful candidate needs to be able to work unsupervised, but should know when to ask for help/advice.

Ideally you would have AAT Level 4 as a minimum or be ACCA qualified or part qualified.

Client records would be mainly in excel format or on an accounting system such as Sage, Xero or Quickbooks, so knowledge of all or some of these systems would be essential.

This is a great opportunity for someone to fit their work each week around other commitments. We are a supportive, inclusive employer and look forward to hearing from potential candidates who are knowledgeable, hardworking and reliable, wanting to help us deliver a fantastic service to our clients!

Great rates of pay which are based on experience.

To start the ball rolling, please call Leigh on 01423 567499 to discuss the application process.

Midday Supervisory Assistants (MSA)

Midday Supervisory Assistants (MSA)

Part Time (either 5 or 10 hours per week options available) Term Time Only

Mon – Fri 11:45am to 1:45pm, £16,495 to £16,755 FTE Salary

Actual Salary£1,838 – £3,734 p.a. Immediate Start Available.

Additional staff benefits include access to a wide benefits and discount scheme plus membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme.

School address: Oatlands Junior School, Beechwood Grove, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG2 8QP

Closing Date: 12noon on Thursday 6th September 2018

Click here to download the supporting pack

Benefits include an excellent Local Government Pension Scheme + access to a wider staff benefits package.

Welcome to our World of Learning: We are Oatlands Juniors, we’re amazing!

With flexible options available on daily working hours to suit your personal circumstances, we can offer between 1 and 2 hours per day (Monday to Friday). You would work as part of a committed team – supervising lunch and organised activities, and monitoring pupil behaviour throughout the midday break – to ensure a caring and safe environment is provided. You will work both indoors and outdoors when supervising the children.

We are a busy but friendly school, with lots going on. We create a community where children are empowered to unlock their full potential and one which celebrates independence, tolerance, success and excellence. Our main aim is to provide the highest quality learning opportunities for all of our children, to enable each child to achieve their full potential, and prepare them for adult life in a safe and stimulating environment.

Our school is proud to be part of Red Kite Learning Trust, offering fantastic professional development opportunities for staff. We welcome applicants of all ages, cultures and backgrounds.
For more details about our school, please

Candidates are encouraged to complete our online electronic application process. To access our on-line application form via the Red Kite Learning Trust, please visit:

Red Kite Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of students and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS.
Headteacher: Miss E Weir



Centre of English Studies, Harrogate
And earn around £140 per week per student.

We are looking for friendly local families to host our adult and junior students on a short or long term basis. Twin rooms are also required for Junior students.

This can prove a most rewarding experience. Full back up and support is provided. We have a dedicated Accommodation Officer and we are British Council accredited.

If you think you could provide a comfortable, friendly home for our students and would like more information, please contact Vicky, Centre of English Studies, 8a Royal Parade, Harrogate, HG1 2SZ. Tel: 01423 531969

Opportunities at Bettys


Are you a high performing individual looking for the next step in your career?

Do you have a passion for delivering exemplary customer service?

Do you want to be part of a team that works together to deliver a deliciously magical customer experience?

Then Bettys has the perfect opportunity for you.

We have various front of house and back of house opportunities at one of our largest branches in Harrogate.

We are looking for customer focused individuals who enjoy working in a busy environment with high quality products and have a passion for both personal and professional excellence.

All of our roles will include working at least one day at the weekend. In return for your commitment we offer extremely competitive rates of pay, a profit-share bonus scheme which pays quarterly, staff discounts, free staff meals whilst at work and excellent training and development.

To find out more & apply, please visit

Harrogate Mumbler Volunteers – various roles

Harrogate Mumbler is growing at such a rate that I now need your help!

We have big plans for 2018 and it’s essential that we keep everything on the website bang up to date, as well as creating new areas and reporting on the best of Harrogate & Knaresborough’s events and activities for families – so we can help as many parents in our area as possible.

We are therefore looking for a number of volunteers who love Harrogate Mumbler and want to be a part of helping it fulfil it’s potential.

We have opportunities for a range of skills and a variety of time commitments from one-off jobs to a more regular (5-10 hours per week) commitments.

Currently we have the following volunteer roles (these could be individual roles or a combination of a few)

  • Researcher – we are creating new areas of the website and need to ensure that we have captured all the information available – this will be mainly computer based research but will also involve calling relevant people / organisations and making lists of the information ready to be included in the website. (expenses will be covered)
  • Facebook Admins – directing people to the relevant areas of the website for their question / enquiry and helping keep our lovely chat page on track.
  • Competition Co-ordinator – to organise, plan out and execute Harrogate Mumbler competitions for 2018.
  • Guest Blog Writers – this includes reviewing local attractions, restaurants or shops etc for Mumbler as well as other useful and interesting blogs for the parents of Harrogate & Knaresborough.
  • Marketing – to plan and execute a plan which will help publicise the Harrogate Mumbler website to all parents in 2018
  • Jobs for Parents – to publicise the incoming Jobs on the website & FB page as well as seek new opportunities to get part time / flexible / parent friendly roles on Harrogate Mumbler Jobs page.

All roles will be entirely flexible – working from home around the needs of your family.

To apply to be part of the Harrogate Mumbler Family just e-mail and answer the following questions:

  1. Why do you want to volunteer for Harrogate Mumbler?
  2. Which of the role(s) are you interested in?
  3. How would your boss (past or present) describe you in no more than 10 words?
  4. How many hours per week would you ideally like to volunteer for?

Thanks and I’m looking forward to hearing from you!


Primary School Supply Teachers Wanted!

Teachers – Harrogate and surrounding areas.
£100 – £175 a day – Temporary* Teaching.
Do you live in or are willing to travel to Harrogate and surrounding areas?
Are you: an experienced Early Years or Primary Teacher? a Newly Qualified Teacher?

If so, then you can sign up to our completely FREE REGISTRATION PROCESS at Precise Education and we can work with our Partner Schools to find the right job for you.

Full teaching qualification (QTS)
Enhanced DBS which is registered on the update service
Right to work in the UK without requiring sponsorship

Start the application process now and our team will be in touch with you to shortly.
For more information about Precise Education, please visit
Don’t forget to provide us with your email address and/or contact number.