Job Opportunity with SHAX

Job title: Admin Assistant

Salary: National Minimum Wage

Duration: 52 weeks

Hours: 25 hours/week

Location: SHAX, Merrick House, The Crichton, Dumfries

Eligibility

 This post is funded by Community Jobs Scotland. Applicants must complete a CJS eligibility form and application form to confirm that they can apply for this post. Applicants must also be unemployed, between 16 and 29 years old and fit one of the following categories:

  • person with a disability
  • care experienced
  • carer
  • Armed Forces early service leaver (up to 6 years after leaving)
  • person with a conviction
  • person on Activity Agreement.

How to Apply

Job Opportunity: Administrator

Job title: Administrator

Organisation: Better Lives Partnership

Hours: 15 hours/week

Salary: £8.25/hour (FTE: £15,000pa), with initial contract until July 2018

Closing date for applications: 5.00pm on Monday 29th May 2017

For an application form, job description and further details please email betterlivespartnership@gmail.com or call Andy Margerison on 01556 504618

Job Opportunity: Employability Link Worker

Job title: Employability Link Worker

Organisation: Better Lives Partnership

Hours: 35 hours/week

Salary: £12.00/hour (FTE: £21,840pa), with initial contract until July 2018

Closing date for applications: 5th June 2017

For an application form, job description and further details please email betterlivespartnership@gmail.com or call Andy Margerison on 01556 504618

 

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