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Cumbria is THE best place to work, live, learn, play and do business.

With thousands of jobs to be created in a wide variety of sectors, all on the doorstep of The Lake District but still within easy reach of the UK transport network, Cumbria can provide the perfect work/life balance.

More than £25 billion worth of investment will be ploughed in to Cumbria during the next decade. With careers in engineering, manufacturing and construction to life sciences, health, education, media, technical and support services, this economic boom will create opportunities for young people, couples, families and more.

Cumbria is a fantastic place to learn, with support on offer to help people achieve their career and lifestyle goals. With a high standard of primary and secondary schools, children can achieve success in inspirational surroundings, while Cumbria’s colleges provide clear pathways to long-term careers for people of all ages. The University of Cumbria is currently ranked second in the UK for graduate employability (DLHE 2015).

And, of course, there is the chance to enjoy a high quality of life in arguably the most perfect place in the UK. Renowned for its low crime rate and friendly communities, Cumbria is a fantastic place to settle and pursue a wide variety of passions. From culture, food and drink, festivals and events, to the great outdoors, with mountains, lakes the sea and plenty of fresh air and space to relax.

So why not join us? Choose Cumbria and find a career that inspires you in a place that excites you.


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