WhatJobs Tips – Finding a job in Barnet

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What jobs are in Barnet?
The American style out-of-town shopping centre in Brent Cross provides hundreds of jobs for retail assistants, cleaners, waiting for staff and much more. Fast-food chain McDonald’s has its UK headquarters at East Finchley. The team are on the lookout for people skilled in marketing, finance, human resources and advertising. Like most counties, the NHS is one of the main employers. The Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust and Central London Community Healthcare NHS Trust run a couple of clinics and hospitals in the county. 

With four main police stations in the Borough of Barnet, detectives and officers can find opportunities that suit them. The Piccadilly Line and the Northern Line go through many borough areas, making commuting to jobs straightforward. Another main employer in the area is schools and colleges. With many institutions to choose from, Barnet is the perfect place for teachers and administrative staff. There are endless opportunities for everyone, no matter the skill. 

What is it like living in Barnet?
The borough has more than 200 parks, nature reserves and open spaces making the county extremely suitable for families. Areas of affluence are dotted across the borough but the diversity of culture is what makes it a great place to live. The average two-bedroom house in Barnet will cost over £600,000, which is higher than the London average.

Kris Paterson is a writer for whatjobs

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