The weather, football results and whether the car will start in the morning or not - life is filled with so many unpredictable factors - but one thing you can guarantee is that there are never enough hours in the day.
For those who are simply just too busy juggling childcare, looking after the family, or anything else which takes up time throughout the day, fitting in a full-time job can sometimes be impossible.
Part-time work can be a simple solution to keep the money rolling in, while also having enough time in the day to do other things.
There are plenty of part-time opportunities available in Burton and the South Derbyshire area and we have picked six vacancies which are available now.
Book-keeper in Swadlincote
A Swadlincote-based business is looking for a book-keeper to work for 15 hours a week on a permanent basis.
With an offered salary of between £19,000 and £22,000 a year, the successful applicant will be responsible for day-to-day bookkeeping, maintaining purchase and sales ledgers. Payroll, VAT and general administration will also be a responsibility.
Experience is needed in working with payroll before and bookkeeping and excellent IT skills with Word and Excel. Applications close on Wednesday, July 12.
For any more information regarding the job role or to apply, click here .
Personal carer in Derbyshire
A personal assistant is needed to help care for a disabled woman within her own home. A base rate of pay of £7.50 an hour is on offer for roughly 20 hours a week worth of work.
Applicants will be expected to help the woman by assisting with personal and social care. Applications for the role close on Saturday, July 15 and if you want any more information or to apply click here .
Cleaner at Foremarke Hall, Repton Prep School, Milton
Repton Prep School, in Milton, are looking for a new evening cleaner with an offer of a ‘good rate of pay’. Aiming for a starter from the end of August, a cleaner is needed to work from Monday to Friday from 4.30pm to 7.30pm.
Applications for the role close on Wednesday, July 12 and if you want any more information or to apply, click here.
Sales and customer service roles in Derbyshire
SLS Recruitment are offering immediate starts for sales roles and those looking to work in customers services, with roles available in Derbyshire.
The sales and marketing company, which is well established in their market want to employee people and do not require experience in similar roles.
Average earnings for the roles range between £250 and £450 per week and applications will close on Tuesday, August 1. So to apply or to get any more information, follow the link here .
Sales assistant in Ashby
Ashby Tile and Bathrooms are looking to recruit a part-time sales assistant to work in their busy bathroom showroom. The successful applicant will be required to greet new clients, make appointments and help to process the shops orders.
Working days will be Thursday, Friday and Saturday, but hours and salary are both negotiable. Previous retail experience is a requirement.
Applications close on Thursday, July 6 and for any more information or to apply follow the link here .
Work part-time, in your own time
RED Driving School are looking to recruit new driving instructors and are offering more than £500 a week for hours completely designed around you.
Learning to drive is a true rite of passage for most adults and this is the opportunity for you to be the part of the journey of many young learners.
To apply, you simply must have held a full UK driving licence for a minimum of three-and-a-half years and not have been banned from driving within the last four years.
A limit of six points on your licence is the limit has been set for drivers. Drivers must fund their own training, which will cost £1,795. Cars will be provided by the company to use while teaching, so don’t worry about needing your own.
Hours are completely flexible, so part time hours are available. Applications to begin the process of becoming a driver closes on Friday, July 21 and for more information click here .