Nantucket Cottage Hospital is a not-for-profit Hospital that serves the island community 30 miles from the mainland. It has a deep tradition of compassion and cares for a population of 10,000 full-time residents that increases to more than 50,000 during the summer months.
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Many Nantucket summer jobs are in the hospitality industry. Some Nantucket summer jobs you may find on the island include:
White Elephant luxury hotel and The Wauwinet inn, located on Nantucket, are recipients of the 2011 World’s Best Awards, voted by Travel + Leisure readers.
The White Elephant is no stranger to Travel + Leisure’s World’s Best Awards and this year graces the pages of a new category as #19 out of 50 domestic properties for Top Family Hotels in the US and…
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William P. Hourihan Jr. has joined Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank as regional president for Nantucket.
Hourihan has more than 39 years of experience as a banker on Nantucket. He started his career as a teller at the Nantucket Institution of Savings — later known as Nantucket Savings Bank and Nantucket Bank — in 1971, and held a variety of positions before becoming senior loan officer in 1983.…Continue
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The Nantucket Shipwreck & Lifesaving Museum is now open for the season and is featuring their latest exhibition "Storm Stories! 1991: An Island Remembers." Commemorating the 20th anniversary of Hurricane Bob and The No-Name Storm, the exhibit features a screening of Storm Journal as well as Mill Hill Press' newest book Storm Diary.
"Storm Stories!" recalls a historic time of extreme devastation on Nantucket Island by recapping the period through photographs and stories of those…Continue
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A vacation-home building boom helped the Massachusetts resort islands of Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket top the state’s 14 counties in population growth rates for the past decade.
Dukes County, which includes Martha’s Vineyard, grew 10.3 percent to 16,535 people, while Nantucket, which is also a town, gained 6.8 percent to 10,172, U.S. Census Bureau figures released yesterday show. Second homes have fueled the growth, according to officials on both islands.
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The frustration of idleness has hit hundreds of Nantucket job seekers who are currently searching for 2011 summer jobs and internships. It's good that you all have started your job search early and you realize that it's not just about finding a job; in many cases it's also about finding housing for the summer.
Many people have been searching for a job for the past couple of months, keeping a positive outlook while faced adversity is a challenge. Our minds race with thoughts of doubt…Continue
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Edie Ray of the NMMST said the group received third-hand information that the trio of dolphins was potted between 2 and 3 p.m. in the vicinity of Abram's Point. Anyone out on the water who spots the dolphins is asked to call Coast Guard Station Brant Point at (508) 228-0388, or the Nantucket Police…Continue
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Here are some general ideas on effective Nantucket networking techniques:
-Initiate contacts for the sole purpose of networking. Do not just wait to bump into people. You can start right here on NantucketWorks.com - who can you network with here?
-Develop a networking list. Make contact with each person on the list. Add names of people you meet or to whom you are referred. Update the list…
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The Board of Selectmen recently honored 10 town employees for their years of service to the island.
Curtis Glidden, of the Wannacomet Water Company, was recognized for 40 years of service. Our Island Home employee Ann Lindley was honored for 30 years of service to Nantucket’s nursing home, and both Sheila Clinger, of the Nantucket Police Department, and Steve Butler, of the Building Department, were cited for 25 years at their respective…Continue
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No bids were submitted during a bid conference Sept. 15 attended by just three people. Elder Services director and care manager Sheri Hunt said the Nantucket school system has expressed interest in making a bid, but has made no firm commitment to date. Nantucket Cottage Hospital, which is currently providing the…Continue
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State Rep. Tim Madden announced this week that the Registry of Motor Vehicles will begin offering commercial-vehicle driving tests on Nantucket. Anyone needing a Class CDL license or wishing to renew should contact the RMV on-island to get their name on the list.
“This is a great thing for island companies and their drivers as it will save a great deal of time and money necessitated by traveling off-island,” Madden said. “Thanks to RMV registrar…Continue
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There is no way to predict how effective your island job search will be once you get started. One thing is for certain; it will require focus and a persistent effort on your part. Patience and a positive attitude are very important in keeping the big picture in perspective. Your goal obviously is to obtain a summer job on Nantucket, but the process is quite involved and time consuming. There are many areas to consider when developing your island job search strategy for…Continue
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The Seven Sea Street Inn is a beautiful red oak post and beam Inn, designed and constructed with an authentic Nantucket ambiance in mind. The Inn is nestled on a quiet tree-lined side street and just a short walk from Main Street, Steamboat Wharf, Jetties Beach, and Brant Point Lighthouse.
The Seven Sea Street Inn is seeking a Nantucket Innkeeper or Innsitter for their off-season months starting the end of October through April 2011.…Continue
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The school year is just getting started, and you are most likely juggling classes, jobs and other school activities and not thinking about your summer job search, summer internships, interviews and resume preparation. In most cases, this is true for students at the beginning of every school year. However, if I was to survey summer job seekers from the following summer, my feeling is they would change one word in this statement. Instead of “thinking” about their summer job preparation…Continue
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