Jobs and careers

We aim to deliver the best service possible to the 88,050* people we serve and we aim to ensure that everyone in our 4,500 strong team feels valued and respected.

In order to be the best and deliver the best services, we need to employ the best people possible. People who care about the community they are part of and who want to help make it better. People with the drive and ambition to make things happen.

We offer a wide range of career paths, from manual to professional and everything in between. So whether you are a joiner, a classroom assistant, an accountant, a lawyer, a planner, a social worker, a graphic designer or an administrator, the chances are we have got the job you are looking for. We also offer opportunities for trainees and apprentices, so if you are looking to take your first step into work and are keen to learn, there are opportunities for you here.

If you are aiming for a rewarding career where your skills count, you should be aiming to join us.

Search vacancies and apply for a job with Argyll and Bute Council

You can contact us on 01546 604334 or by emailing RecruitmentEnquiries@argyll-bute.gov.uk

We update our job vacancy list every 2 weeks.

You can find out more about working for the council here - pay scales, the pension scheme and other benefits, and our main policies

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Job Title Location Closing date
School Crossing Patroller Millknowe, Campbeltown, Argyll 03/04/2015
Social Worker Dalriada House, Lochnell Street, Lochgilphead. 03/04/2015
Social Worker Old Quay Head, Hall Street, Campbeltown 03/04/2015
Social Worker Ellis Lodge ATC, Argyll Road, Dunoon. 03/04/2015
Practice Lead Dolphin Hall, Manse Avenue, Dunoon. 03/04/2015
Social Worker Cowal Area Team, 16 Church Street, Dunoon. 03/04/2015
Practice Lead Social Work Office, Soroba Road, Oban, Argyll 03/04/2015
Teacher of Technology Oban High School, Soroba Road, Oban, Argyll. 03/04/2015
Refuse Collector Millpark Depot, Soroba Road, Oban. 03/04/2015
Through Care and Aftercare Worker 29 Lomond Street, Helensburgh, Dunbartonshire. 03/04/2015
Modern Apprentice - ICT Systems and Networking Scotcourt House, Helensburgh, Dunbartonshire. 03/04/2015
Teacher of English Oban High School, Soroba Road, Oban, Argyll. 03/04/2015
Cook Dunclutha Childrens' Home, Marine Parade, Dunoon. 03/04/2015
Modern Apprentice - ICT Systems and Networking Kilmory Castle, Lochgilphead, Argyll 03/04/2015
Lead Childcare and Education Worker Colgrain Primary School, Red Gauntlet Road, Helensburgh 03/04/2015
Teacher of Primary Bowmore Primary School, Bowmore, Isle of Islay, Argyll. 10/04/2015
Gaelic Language Auxiliary Sandbank Primary School, Sandbank, Dunoon, Argyll. 10/04/2015
Customer Service Centre Agent Mount Pleasant Road, Rothesay, Isle of Bute. 10/04/2015
Seasonal Gardener Roads Depot, Bowmore, Isle of Islay. 10/04/2015
Seasonal Gardener Hermitage Park Depot, Sinclair Street, Helensburgh. 10/04/2015
Teacher of Mathematics Hermitage Academy, Campbell Drive, Helensburgh, . 10/04/2015
Cleaner Lochgilphead Police Station, Lochnell Street, Lochgilphead 10/04/2015
Seasonal Beach Cleaner Hermitage Park Depot, Sinclair Street, Helensburgh. 10/04/2015
Cleaner Arrochar Primary School, Tarbet, Arrochar, Dunbartonshire. 10/04/2015
Seasonal Street Sweeper Hermitage Park Depot, Sinclair Street, Helensburgh. 10/04/2015
Support Worker 35 Union Street, Rothesay, Isle of Bute. 10/04/2015
Childcare and Education Worker Rothesay Primary School, Rothesay Joint Campus, High Street, Rothesay Isle of Bute. 10/04/2015
Cleaner Garelochhead Primary School, Garelochhead, Dunbartonshire, . 10/04/2015
Cleaner Arrochar Fire Station, Church Road, Arrochar 10/04/2015
Modern Apprentice - Business and Administration - SVQ Level 2/3 Kilmory Castle, Lochgilphead, Argyll 17/04/2015
Community Payback Supervisor Social Work Office, Soroba Road, Oban, Argyll 17/04/2015
Research Assistant Dolphin Hall, Manse Avenue, Dunoon. 17/04/2015
Admin Support Worker Mull & Iona Community Hospital / Bowman Court, Craignure, Isle of Mull 17/04/2015
Childcare and Education Worker Dunoon Primary School, Hillfoot Street, Dunoon, Argyll. 17/04/2015
Social Worker/MHO Willowview Comm Care Centre, Lower Soroba Road, Oban, Argyll 17/04/2015
Teacher of Primary Argyll & Bute Council, Lochgilphead Campus, Kilmory, Lochgilphead. 17/04/2015
Classroom Assistant Carradale Primary School, Carradale, Campbeltown, Argyll 17/04/2015
Admin Assistant Lorn House, Oban 17/04/2015