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 5,100 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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Find out about our Modern Apprentices

Job Title Location Closing date
Teacher of Science Tarbert Academy, School Road, Tarbert, Argyll. 04/09/2015
Support Worker 29 Lomond Street, Helensburgh, Dunbartonshire. 04/09/2015
Teacher of Mathematics Hermitage Academy, Campbell Drive, Helensburgh, . 04/09/2015
Additional Support Needs Assistant Glassary Primary School, Glassary, Lochgilphead, Argyll. 04/09/2015
Childcare and Education Worker Inveraray Primary School, Inveraray, Argyll, . 04/09/2015
Driver/Pupil Escort Tobermory Depot, Tobermory, Isle of Mull. 04/09/2015
Teacher of Primary (Gaelic Medium) Rockfield Primary School, Oban Primary Campus, Oban, Argyll 04/09/2015
Teacher of Primary (Gaelic Medium) Bowmore Primary School, Bowmore, Isle of Islay, Argyll. 04/09/2015
Unit Manager Eader Glinn HFE, Drummore Road, Oban. 04/09/2015
Additional Support Needs Assistant Inveraray Primary School, Inveraray, Argyll, . 04/09/2015
Social Care Worker Helensburgh Children’s Unit, 50 East King Street, Helensburgh 04/09/2015
Cleaner Oban High School, Soroba Road, Oban, Argyll. 04/09/2015
Teacher of Music Hermitage Academy, Campbell Drive, Helensburgh, . 04/09/2015
Active Schools Co-ordinator Islay High School, Bowmore, Isle of Islay, Argyll. 04/09/2015
Social Worker (Addictions) Dunoon Community Hospital, 360 Argyll Street, Dunoon 04/09/2015
Mechanic Blackhill Roads Depot, Luss Road, Helensburgh. 04/09/2015
Principal Teacher of English and Literacy Kilmory Campus, Lochgilphead, Argyll. 04/09/2015
Teacher of Primary Dunoon Primary School, Hillfoot Street, Dunoon, Argyll. 11/09/2015
Clerical Assistant Jeanie Deans Centre, 93 East King Street, Helensburgh 11/09/2015
Teacher of Primary Kirn Primary School, Park Road, Kirn, Dunoon, Argyll 11/09/2015
Assistant Cook Argyll & Bute Council, Lochgilphead Campus, Kilmory, Lochgilphead. 11/09/2015
Administrative Support Worker 29 Lomond Street, Helensburgh, Dunbartonshire. 11/09/2015
Teacher of Physics/Science Hermitage Academy, Campbell Drive, Helensburgh, . 11/09/2015
Principal Teacher of Physical Education and Sport Hermitage Academy, Campbell Drive, Helensburgh, . 11/09/2015
Teacher of Gaelic Tobermory High School, Tobermory, Isle of Mull, . 11/09/2015
Mechanic The Depot, Roading, Campbeltown. 18/09/2015
Additional Support Needs Assistant Port Charlotte Primary School, Port Charlotte, Isle of Islay, Argyll. 18/09/2015
Teacher of Primary St Andrew's Primary School, Bellevue Road, Rothesay, Isle of Bute. 18/09/2015
Directorate Support Officer Kilmory Castle, Lochgilphead, Argyll 18/09/2015
Administrative Support Worker Willowview Comm Care Centre, Lower Soroba Road, Oban. 18/09/2015
Teacher of Primary Cardross Primary School, Kirkton Road, Cardross, Dunbartonshire. 18/09/2015
Teacher of Primary John Logie Baird PrimarySchool, Winston Road, Helensburgh, . 18/09/2015
Additional Support Needs Assistant Tayvallich Primary School, Tayvallich, Lochgilphead, Argyll. 18/09/2015
Janitor/Caretaker Rosneath Primary School, Rosneath, Helensburgh, Dunbartonshire. 18/09/2015
Clerical Assistant Small Isles Primary School, Criaghouse, Isle of Jura, Argyll. 18/09/2015
Head Teacher Dervaig Primary School, Dervaig, Isle of Mull, Argyll. 18/09/2015
Teacher of Mathematics & Numeracy Oban High School, Soroba Road, Oban, Argyll. 18/09/2015
IT Engineer (Tele Communications) Negotiable in Argyll and Bute 18/09/2015
Catering Assistant Lochnell Primary School, Lochnell Ledaig, Connel 18/09/2015
Janitor/Caretaker Cardross Primary School, Kirkton Road, Cardross, Dunbartonshire. 18/09/2015
Additional Support Needs Assistant Rosneath Primary School, Rosneath, Helensburgh, Dunbartonshire. 18/09/2015
Gaelic Childcare and Education Worker Ardrishaig Primary School, Ardrishaig, Argyll. 18/09/2015
Cleaner Oban High School, Soroba Road, Oban, Argyll. 18/09/2015
Teacher of Primary Hermitage Primary School, Argyle Street East, Helensburgh 18/09/2015
Teacher of Primary Hermitage Primary School, Argyle Street East, Helensburgh 18/09/2015
Home Carer Colonsay 25/09/2015
Teacher of History Hermitage Academy, Campbell Drive, Helensburgh, . 25/09/2015
Childcare and Education Worker Iona Primary School, Isle of Iona, Argyll, . 25/09/2015
Teacher of English Oban High School, Soroba Road, Oban, Argyll. 25/09/2015
Pre 5 Classroom Assistant Port Charlotte Primary School, Port Charlotte, Isle of Islay, Argyll. 25/09/2015
Solicitor Kilmory Castle, Lochgilphead, Argyll 25/09/2015
Teacher of Biology Dunoon Grammar School, Ardenslate Road, Dunoon, Argyll. 25/09/2015
Teacher of Primary Kilmory Campus, Lochgilphead, Argyll. 25/09/2015
Leisure Assistant Helensburgh Swimming Pool, West Clyde Street, Helensburgh. 25/09/2015
Teacher of Biology Hermitage Academy, Campbell Drive, Helensburgh, . 25/09/2015
Catering Assistant Mull & Iona Community Hospital, 15 Bowman Court, Java Road, Craignure, Isle of Mull 25/09/2015
Teacher of English Hermitage Academy, Campbell Drive, Helensburgh, . 25/09/2015
Clerical Assistant Kilmory Castle, Lochgilphead, Argyll 25/09/2015