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.

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

We update our job vacancy list every 2 weeks.

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Job Title Location
Principal Teacher (0.6) / Teacher (0.4) of Home Economics Location: Helensburgh; Salary: £45,468 - £45,468 per year; closing date: 27/05/2016
Teacher of Computing & Business Studies Location: Helensburgh; Salary: £22,416 - £35,763 per year; closing date: 27/05/2016
Teacher of Drama Location: Helensburgh; Salary: £22,416 - £35,763 per year; closing date: 27/05/2016
Senior Duty Officer Location: Helensburgh; Salary: £22,081 - £24,089 per year; closing date: 27/05/2016
Catering Assistant Location: Oban; Salary: £14,044 - £15,356 per year; closing date: 27/05/2016
Living Well Physical Activity Coordinator Location: Helensburgh; Salary: £27,976 - £31,516 per year; closing date: 27/05/2016
Teacher of History Location: Isle of Bute; Salary: £22,416 - £35,763 per year; closing date: 27/05/2016
Teacher of Modern Languages Location: Helensburgh; Salary: £22,416 - £35,763 per year; closing date: 27/05/2016
Clerical Assistant Location: Campbeltown; Salary: £14,964 - £15,858 per year; closing date: 20/05/2016
Depute Head Teacher Location: Campbeltown; Salary: £45,585 - £45,585 per year; closing date: 27/05/2016
Living Well Physical Activity Coordinator Location: Campbeltown; Salary: £27,976 - £31,516 per year; closing date: 27/05/2016
Teacher of Mathematics Location: Helensburgh; Salary: £22,416 - £35,763 per year; closing date: 27/05/2016
Joint Head Teacher Location: Campbeltown; Salary: £48,705 - £48,705 per year; closing date: 27/05/2016
Classroom Assistant Location: Isle of Bute; Salary: £14,964 - £15,858 per year; closing date: 27/05/2016
Teacher (Pupil Support) Location: Dunoon; Salary: £22,416 - £35,763 per year; closing date: 27/05/2016
Teacher of Physics Location: Helensburgh; Salary: £22,416 - £35,763 per year; closing date: 27/05/2016
Team Leader - Resources Location: Helensburgh; Salary: £36,516 - £39,984 per year; closing date: 27/05/2016
Teacher of Chemistry Location: Helensburgh; Salary: £22,416 - £35,763 per year; closing date: 27/05/2016
Janitor/Cleaner Location: Lochgilphead; Salary: £14,044 - £15,356 per year; closing date: 27/05/2016
Teacher of Primary Location: Dunoon; Salary: £22,416 - £35,763 per year; closing date: 27/05/2016
Principal Teacher Health and Wellbeing (Home Economics and Physical Education) Location: Dunoon; Salary: £45,468 - £45,468 per year; closing date: 20/05/2016
Teacher (Pupil Support) Location: Dunoon; Salary: £22,416 - £35,763 per year; closing date: 27/05/2016
Joint Head Teacher Location: Inveraray; Salary: £47,085 - £47,085 per year; closing date: 27/05/2016
Head Teacher Location: Oban; Salary: £47,085 - £47,085 per year; closing date: 27/05/2016
Teacher of Primary Location: Isle of Bute; Salary: £22,416 - £35,763 per year; closing date: 27/05/2016
Home Carer Location: Campbeltown; Salary: £17,305 - £18,887 per year; closing date: 27/05/2016
Clerical Assistant Location: Dunoon; Salary: £14,964 - £15,858 per year; closing date: 27/05/2016
Teacher of Biology Location: Helensburgh; Salary: £22,416 - £35,763 per year; closing date: 27/05/2016
Principal Teacher (Gaelic Remit) Location: Oban; Salary: £42,225 - £42,225 per year; closing date: 13/05/2016
Principal Teacher of Support, Behaviour and Learning Location: Dunoon; Salary: £43,845 - £43,845 per year; closing date: 06/05/2016
Teacher of ASN Location: Helensburgh; Salary: £22,416 - £35,763 per year; closing date: 13/05/2016
Classroom Assistant Location: Dunoon; Salary: £14,964 - £15,858 per year; closing date: 13/05/2016
Teacher of Primary Location: Oban; Salary: £22,416 - £35,763 per year; closing date: 13/05/2016
Team Leader Location: Isle of Islay; Salary: £36,516 - £39,984 per year; closing date: 13/05/2016
Teacher of Primary Location: Lochgilphead; Salary: £22,416 - £35,763 per year; closing date: 13/05/2016
Principal Teacher of Primary / Teacher of Primary Location: Dunoon; Salary: £22,416 - £38,991 per year; closing date: 13/05/2016
Childcare and Education Worker Location: Helensburgh; Salary: £20,165 - £21,388 per year; closing date: 13/05/2016
Teacher of Primary Location: Lochgilphead; Salary: £22,416 - £35,763 per year; closing date: 13/05/2016
ASN Assistant Location: Oban; Salary: £16,369 - £17,866 per year; closing date: 13/05/2016
Teacher of Primary Location: Helensburgh; Salary: £22,416 - £35,763 per year; closing date: 13/05/2016
Teacher of Primary Location: Oban; Salary: £22,416 - £35,763 per year; closing date: 13/05/2016
Teacher of Primary Location: Dunoon; Salary: £22,416 - £35,763 per year; closing date: 13/05/2016
Teacher of Primary Location: Oban; Salary: £22,416 - £35,763 per year; closing date: 13/05/2016
Teacher of Primary Location: Helensburgh; Salary: £22,416 - £35,763 per year; closing date: 13/05/2016
Graduate Planning Officer Location: Lochgilphead; Salary: £24,800 - £27,118 per year; closing date: 06/05/2016

Other Jobs (Act Argyll Ltd)

Act Argyll Ltd are a company owned by the environmental charity Argyll and the Isles Coast and Countryside Trust. We are currently looking to recruit two new members of staff to join our small and dedicated team.

ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER (Lochgilphead)

Salary £25,000  (pro rata)

14 hours per week

We are seeking to appoint an experienced Administrative Officer to join our team based in Lochgilphead.  Duties will include financial processing on SAGE, purchasing and recruitment.

This position has the potential for an increase in hours over time.

 

CHARGE HAND (Oban)

Salary £18,000

35 hours per week

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic person to supervise and mentor our team of trainees that are based in Oban.

The work will involve the supervision of our Oban team and assist them in carrying out a number of environmental improvement works in the Oban area.

Applicants for this post must hold a full clean driver’s license

 

For further information on any of these positions please contact: Douglas Grierson on 01546 602755; douglas@act-now.org.uk;

Closing date: 11 April 2016