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Orkney Islands Council
Working Together for a Better Orkney

Social Care Worker, Smiddybrae House (Ref: ORK03953)
37 hours per week, Shift working over seven days, Temporary maternity cover up to 11 April 2021, £24,155 – £26,172/£26,914 – £29,483

Garage Mechanic (Ref: ORK03980)
37 hours per week, Monday – Thursday 8.00am – 4.00pm,
Friday 8.00am – 3.30pm, Saturday 8.00am – 4.00pm (where on the rota), Permanent, £26,914 – £29,483

Planning Policy Support Officer (Ref: ORK03982)
35 hours per week, Temporary up to 31 December 2020,
£21,086 – £22,820

Closing date for the above three entries: Sunday 1 March 2020

Clerical Assistant, Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS) (Ref: ORK03978)
17.5 hours per week, Permanent, £18,787 – £19,499 pro rata

Closing date for the above entry: Tuesday 3 March 2020

Administrative Assistant, Operational Support
(Ref: ORK03927)
35 hours per week, Permanent, £19,772 – £20,812

Early Learning & Childcare Senior Practitioner (4 Posts)
(Ref: ORK03965)
1 x Glaitness Nursery
2 x Papdale Nursery
1 x St Andrews Nursery
35 hours per week, 52 weeks per year, Post to commence in August 2020, Permanent, £26,123 – £28,660 / £29,025 – £31,926

Early Years Practitioner, Dounby Primary School
(Ref: ORK03971)
30.5 hours per week, Term time initially, Moving to 50 weeks in August 2020, Permanent, £21,086 – £22,820 / £23,459 – £25,667 pro rata

Support for Learning Assistant, Glaitness Primary School (Ref: ORK03985)
30 hours per week, Term time, Permanent, £19,772 – £20,812 / £21,086 – £22,820 pro rata

Relief Cook, Hamnavoe House (Ref: ORK03988)
£10.23 per hour, Hours are offered on an as and when required basis

Home Carer (3 posts) (Ref: ORK03990)
2 x 25.66 hours per week
1 x 20.25 hours per week
Permanent, Shift working over seven days, £22,627 – £23,837 pro rata

Home Carer (4 posts) (Ref: ORK03991)
2 x 26 hours per week
1 x 25.5 hours per week
1 x 19.25 hours per week
Permanent, Shift working over seven days, £22,627 – £23,837 pro rata

Lifeguard, Stromness Swimming Pool (Ref: ORK03992)
35 hours per week, Permanent, £20,442 – £21,225

Administrative Assistant, Operational Support
(Ref: ORK03994)
35 hours per week, Permanent, £19,772 – £20,812

Closing date for the above nine entries:
Sunday 8 March 2020

Salaries and hourly rates are inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance and Shift Allowance where applicable. Please note: 3% pay award pending on 1 April 2020.

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

Further information is available from, and online applications can be made through:

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If you are unable to apply online, and need to apply using an alternative format, please contact Customer Services at Orkney Islands Council, School Place, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1NY, 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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