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OIC – Vacancies

Public Lighting Operative (Ref: ORK03148)
37 hours per week, Permanent, £20,851 – £22,568

Closing date for the above entry: Sunday 17 March 2019

Early Years Support Worker, Papdale Primary School
(Ref: ORK03063)

14 hours per week, Term Time, Temporary up to 5 July 2019,
£18,599 – £19,585 / £19,840 – £21,464 pro rata

Social Care Worker, St Peter’s House (Ref: ORK03089)
20 hours per week, Shift working over seven days, Permanent, £22,720 – £24,609 / £25,308 – £27,728 pro rata

Social Care Assistant, Smiddybrae House (Ref: ORK03137)
14.8 hours per week, Permanent, £21,277 – £22,423 pro rata

Visitor Services Assistant, The Orkney Museum (Ref: ORK03173)
14 hours per week, Mondays and Tuesdays, Permanent,
£17,687- £18,344 pro rata

Visitor Services Assistant, St Magnus Cathedral (Ref: ORK03174)
October – March: 7 hours per week, Mondays, £17,687- £18,344 pro rata

April – September: 35 hours per week, Sunday – Thursday,
£19,240 – £19,962


Support for Learning Assistant, North Walls Community School (Ref: ORK03176)
8 hours per week, Term Time, Temporary up to 5 July 2019,
£17,687 – £18,344 pro rata

Project Co-ordination Manager, Infrastructure and Strategic Projects (Ref: ORK03185)
21 hours per week, Temporary for up to one year, £34,458 – £36,940 pro rata

Closing date for the above seven entries: Sunday 24 March 2019

Pier Operations Coordinator, Marine Services – Operations
(Ref: ORK03171)
37 hours per week plus 10 hours contracted overtime per week over 20 weeks, Permanent, £28,722 – £31,616 plus Standby/Out of Hours payment

Administrative Officer, Democratic Services (Ref: ORK03188)
35 hours per week (flexible hours will be considered), Temporary maternity cover up to 25 August 2019, £19,840 to £21,464 pro rata

Closing date for the above two entries: Sunday 31 March 2019

Salaries and hourly rates are inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance and Shift Allowance where applicable.

Orkney Islands Council ensures that the pay for all posts meets the Scottish Local Government Living Wage.

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Tel: (01856) 873535 or email: customerservice@orkney.gov.uk.


Orkney Islands Council is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of age, gender, race or ethnicity, disability, religion or belief, sexual orientation, marriage or civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity status or gender reassignment status.


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