Job Vacancies

Activities Coordinator - Care Home

Barchester Healthcare
Lasswade EH18
£8.50 an hour

As an Activities Coordinator at a Barchester care home, you’ll help to create a stimulating environment that enables us to deliver exceptional all-round care and support for our residents. Our ethos is all about celebrating life, so you’ll help to devise imaginative, fun and motivational activities that suit every interest and ability. An extremely rewarding role, part of your time as an Activities Coordinator will be spent getting to know our residents and their families before you create tailored activities programmes focused on maximising everyone’s wellbeing, independence and social engagement.

You’ll need to be warm, empathetic and personable to join us as an Activities Coordinator. Your organisational skills and driven mind-set mean you always get things done and make things happen. Meanwhile, your infectious enthusiasm and creative approach will inspire our residents and staff to get involved in activities both within the home and in the local community. Any similar experience would be ideal, but it isn’t essential – especially because we’ll make sure you have the training you need to develop your skills and progress your career with us.

As well as a competitive salary, Barchester offers one of the best rewards packages in the care sector. Your generous benefits would include:

  • Free learning and development
  • Automatic enrolment into our profit share scheme
  • A range of holiday, retail and leisure discounts
  • Unlimited access to our Refer a Friend bonus scheme

If you’d like to use your planning and people skills in an organisation that provides the quality care you’d expect for your loved ones, this is a rewarding place to be.

Customer Care Assistant - Dalkeith near Tesco - Full Time

Dalkeith EH22

As a Customer Care Assistant, think of yourself as the face of your restaurant. In a nutshell, you'll deal with customers and make sure everything runs as it should in the customer areas. Activities include making children feel welcome, handing out balloons, looking after customers' specific needs, keeping high standards of cleanliness in the dining area and toilets and helping to create a warm and welcoming atmosphere. It's your responsibility to establish and maintain positive communication with customers at all times and to keep the manager informed about customer satisfaction.

You may also take part in the planning and implementation of children's parties, coffee mornings, children's competitions and other special events organised by your restaurant.

Position Requirements

Quite simply, you'll be working in our fast moving, high energy environment and we’re looking for a genuine smile plus an ability to connect with customers and make them feel valued.

Position Attributes

You’ll need to be confident in approaching and dealing with diverse groups of people. Friendly, courteous and helpful behaviour will come naturally to you and you’ll work well as part of a team. Effective communication skills such as attentive listening, face-to-face verbal communication and eye contact are a must. You’ll also need to understand the importance of maintaining high standards of service as well as cleanliness. The ability to maintain high energy levels whilst working both efficiently and productively is essential. Finally, your appearance should be smart and clean.

Golf & Sports Event Co-ordinator

Dalmahoy Hotel & Country Club
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£17,500 - £18,500 a year


To co-ordinate golf and sports events in a professional and efficient manner, whilst maintaining a professional, positive, flexible and helpful attitude at all times.


  • To manage enquiries for all golf events (corporate, charity, society, internal), residential golf packages and all sports team stays
  • Send proposals for all enquiries within 3 hours and schedule to follow up within 24 hours
  • Proactive approach to re-book past golf events and up-sell golf day and sports event enhancements
  • Conduct show rounds of the hotel and country club as required and deal with any specific client questions or queries professionally
  • Utilise the Concept tee-time system to ensure the tee sheet is maximised
  • Check availability and book space for golf events and sports teams using Opera Sales & Catering. If space is not available, then offer alternative dates or chase other enquiries; cross selling other areas where possible
  • Record all enquiries on the Opera Sales & Catering system
  • Develop a strong working relationship with all clients to ensure events are managed professionally and a detailed events programme is developed
  • Contact clients after their event to receive feedback and ensure that the event was successful. If required, respond to queries and complaints, with the assistance of the Senior Events Manager as needed. Ensure event feedback is gathered and circulated across all relevant departments
  • Meet and greet clients on the day events & introduce them to the golf operations team
  • Ensure the billing is correct for events and all areas have charged accordingly and forward the final invoice for payment for all ancillary spends on the day of the event
  • Attend any golf and sports related exhibitions and networking events as and when requested
  • Keep up to date with golf industry developments and competitors
  • Carry out competitor analysis as requested by Head of Sales – Golf & Sports
  • This role is the anchor of all golf and sports event planning & administration. Our customers, both internal and external, will judge Dalmahoy by your ability to meticulously, proactively and professionally fulfil this important role


  • Confident telephone manner
  • Strong numeracy & literacy skills
  • Able to prioritise workload and meet deadlines
  • Previous administration experience essential
  • Experience with Microsoft Office applications
  • Previous sales or event management experience preferred
  • Golf and sports knowledge preferred


  • Ability to work in a busy office environment
  • Must be self-motivated, whilst understanding the importance of working as part of a team
  • A positive and outgoing personality is essential
  • Strong attention to detail


This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of the activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this position. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time, with or without notice, at the reasonable request of management.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £17,500.00 to £18,500.00 /year


  • Event Planning: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Certificate of Higher Education (Preferred)


  • English (Fluent) (Required)

Activities Coordinator

Gullane EH31
£18,486 a year


To provide activities for the residents in the nursing home

To uphold residents’ rights to choice, privacy and dignity

To communicate information to relevant personnel

To keep up-to-date documentation as required by company policies and the regulating bodies

To uphold residents' participation strategy

To promote and show loyalty to the company and residents, both inside and outside the nursing home and respect confidentiality

To treat colleagues with respect and ensure teamwork is good


To plan activities, taking into consideration the varying different needs and abilities of the residents

To discuss plans with residents, either individuallyorin groups

To seek feedback, comments and suggestions at resident meetings and from families/visitors

To meet regularly with Manager/Deputy to discuss plans and seek advice on financial matters

To participate in Entertainment Committee meetings to set out longer term plans

To communicate with trained nurses/carers re intended activities and write in appropriate place, e.g. diary/'communication book'

To feedback any concerns about residents’ condition to nursing staff

With agreement of senior staff, involve carers in activities

Communicate and negotiate outings with minibus driver, ensuringthat correct resident : staff ratio is adhered to outside the home

To comply with company policies and procedures and adhere to safe working practices

To adhere to company uniform policy

To treat and use all equipment in a safe manner, keeping it clean and in good working order

To attend staff meetings and training as required

To maintain correctly written records as required by the company and statutory bodies

Mamas & Papas are looking to recruit an experienced Supervisor for their Fort Kinnaird store

Contract: Full time 40 hours per week
Wage: £9.25 per hour plus Bonus & Benefits
Flexibility required to work 5/7 days around the store hours of Mon-Fri 10am-8pm, Sat 9am-6pm, Sun !0am-6pm

About the Role
Shopping for a new baby can be a daunting experience for any parent, so it helps to have a friendly face on-hand with expert advice. That’s why we pride ourselves on delivering the best customer service for new parents.

Our Supervisor position is all about being a role model for store colleagues, helping them to deliver a consistent brand experience for customers. They work closely with the Management Team to achieve the store’s Key Performance Indicators.
Your responsibilities would include coaching the Sales Consultants to deliver individual sales targets; assigning team tasks and ensuring they’re completed within set timeframes; and training colleagues on policies, procedures and compliance matters. You would also be required to make sure any relevant information is communicated to the team, and maintain the procedure standards of both front and back of house. In addition to this, a Supervisor manages deliveries, keeping a close eye on the process, highlighting any discrepancies.
The position is an 40 hour contract, inclusive of evening and weekend shifts. It’s an incredibly hands on role, with the responsibility of being a key holder.

About the Person
We’re looking for an established Senior Sales or Top Level Sales Advisor, Supervisor or Team Leader with experience working in a retail high street, non-food environment. Ideally, you will have specialised in customer, sales and operational areas with previous experience of leading a Sales Consultant team.
We care deeply about our customers; doing everything we can to support them at this time in their lives. This passion for customers is something we hope to find in our candidate. We love vibrant, supportive, imaginative and warm personalities; people with an eager, hands-on approach to dealing with daily challenges.

About the Benefits and Training
You will be welcomed into our family with a detailed and supportive induction plan.  In addition to a £9.25 hourly rate, the benefits include:
You’ll be entitled to up to 28 days holiday including bank holidays.
We’ll make a minimum contribution of 1% to your pension, subject to the rules of auto enrolment.
Life Assurance
In the event of something unforeseeable, you’ll be entitled to a minimum of 1x your basic salary.
Colleague Discount
Get 25% off Mamas & Papas’ own-brand products and 10% off branded products, which can be passed onto family and friends.
Not only that, but you can enjoy up to 20% off at Liberty London.
We offer a childcare voucher scheme letting you substitute part of your salary for vouchers exempt from Tax and NI contributions.

If you’re seeking a challenging and rewarding career in retail and would like to be part of a global multi-channel family with ambitious plans for the future, then what are you waiting for?

To apply, please go to:—edinburgh-fort–kinnaird–40-hour-contract/job

Mothercare, Fort Kinnaird, are looking to recruit Temporary Customer Service Advisors

Various Fixed Term Contract until 3rd March 2019

Wage: NMW

Stockroom:    1 x 30 hours per week

Customer Service:    4 x 20 hours per week &  2 x 24 hours per week

Flexibility is required to work Weekends up to 6pm, Weekdays & Evenings 9am- 9.30pm

Previous Retail experience is an advantage.


As a Customer Service Advisor, it is you who will guide our customers through the world of parenting – in many cases for the very first time!
You will be responsible for giving our customers the best impression and experience of Mothercare and the first person they meet when they enter our store. We are looking for helpful, enthusiastic and knowledgeable people, giving our customers trust in your expert advice. We offer a competitive hourly rate, on the job training and an opportunity for career progression for the right person.

We need our Customer Service Advisor’s to have the following skills:
A passion for customers
Excellent verbal communication skills
An open, enthusiastic and positive approach
The ability to work within a team
Flexibility to support the business
The ability to build rapport with customers quickly
Good questioning and listening skills
Confidence to advise and demonstrate to customers the features, actions and benefits of our products
Able to work efficiently in a pressurised environment
High standards of personal presentation
Excellent retail standards and visual merchandising skills

To apply, please forward your CV together with a covering letter to detailing which position you are interested in to:

Home Bargains Craigmillar –  Craigmillar Shopping Centre, Niddrie Mains Rd, Edinburgh EH16 4DY


Available contracted hours vary from 4 hours over 1 day per week, 8 over 2, 12 over 3, 16 over 4 and

20 over 5.


Home Bargains Craigmilar are currently recruiting for the following positions:-


Store Assistants - will cover a range of store duties including stock replenishment, cash handling and helping to maintain excellent store standards.


Store Cleaner duties include cleaning the shop floor using a Hako floor scrubbing machine, cleaning staff areas, toilets and other cleaning duties as required.


Lead Sales Assistant :- Be an ambassador for your store, creating a welcoming atmosphere for customer, provide outstanding customer service till management including banking lead by example and support and motivate team members, contribute towards the achievement of KPIs such as sales, salaries and stock loss targets

We do not necessarily look for applicants for these roles to be experienced in retail but are keen to learn with a hands-on attitude to work and will enjoy a busy store environment. Full training will be provided.


The Ideal Candidate



Enjoy working in a retail store

Experience of cash handling and working in a retail environment although not essential is advantageous


Package Description


Meets NMW criteria

Available contracted hours vary from 4 hours over 1 day per week, 8 over 2, 12 over 3, 16 over 4 and

20 over 5.


About the Company


TJ Morris Limited trading as Home Bargains is a privately owned family run discount retailer selling top brands at the lowest possible price on the UK high street.


Having started more than 40 years ago in Liverpool our customers continue to be at the heart of everything we do and throughout our 460 stores we have over 4 million paying customers each week.


With plans to increase our store portfolio to 900 stores throughout the UK we are a fast-paced retailer opening 50 stores a year (nearly one every weekend) – and we wouldn’t have it any other way!


Application Process:- Send CV to

TGI Fridays, Fort Kinnaird, are urgently looking to recruit Permanent Kitchen Assistants


Hours: Part Time & Full Time are available

Wage: £7.20-£8.20 per hour

Must be Min 18 years old due to role

We are looking for kitchen assistants who are ready for that next step in the kitchen and are ready to work for a world famous brand. As long as you are keen, willing to work hard and have a passion for food, we will teach you everything you need to know. We prepare and cook all our dishes from scratch so our guests get the freshest Friday’s food we can give them. From our delicious burgers to our sizzling Fajitas, our kitchen team (known as line chefs with us) are masters at their trade and your main responsibilities will be to create perfect Fridays dishes that are fit for family every time.

 You will naturally be:
• Friendly and able to build both team and guest rapport
• Approachable and able to remain calm under pressure
• Full of passion and enthusiasm for exceeding guest satisfaction through food excellence
• A team player
• Organised, hard-working and able to multi-task

So what’s in it for you? We don’t exaggerate when we say this is more than a job, our family members voted us the Sunday Times Number One Best Big Company to work for a reason. With a fun, lively working environment, flexible work patterns, 50% off your food bill for you and 3 of your friends (after 3 months), excellent pay rates and other benefits, Fridays offers a not to be missed work opportunity. Also, as a Friday’s Team member, you could be at the start of your rise to great things as we offer fantastic opportunities to GROW within our business.

We believe in you, we believe we are the best because you are the best at what you do! We will help you achieve your full potential whilst ensuring you have a balanced work and home life.

To apply, please forward your CV and covering letter detailing your availability to :


Customer Assistant

Job Introduction 
Tesco will only recruit individuals who have passed the school leavers age. To find out the school leavers age for your country please visit the following link; 

Please note that we can only accept candidates over the age of 18 if the role requires working before 6am or after 9.45pm or involves working in areas such as the Backdoor, Beers Wines & Spirits, Counters or the Colleague Restaurant. 

Should you be successful in your application, your offer will be subject to and conditional upon you providing your bank account details before your agreed start date. 

Main Responsibilities 
Customers are at the heart of everything we do. It takes lots of different people to run a store and this is a job for doers, with plenty of variety. Within one shift you could be guiding a customer to a product, serving on the checkouts, helping to fill shelves, taking a delivery or moving stock around the warehouse. 

It’s a committed role, full of everyday challenges, but that’s one of the things that makes it so rewarding. 

Whether you are looking for flexibility to suit your lifestyle or the opportunity to progress your career, this can be the role for you. 

The Ideal Candidate 
You’ll be someone with great communication skills and works well in a team, while being ready to roll up your sleeves and do what’s needed to give our customers great service. 

We’ll be depending on you, as the face of Tesco, to Serve Britain’s Shoppers a Little Better Everyday: 

Get to know your customers, greet them with a smile and serve them with pride 
Take time to listen, and help out wherever you can 
Make decisions that are right for our customers 
Be passionate and knowledgeable about our products and services 
Always be there, on time and properly presented. 

We’re proud to have an inclusive culture at Tesco where everyone is welcome and truly feels able to be themselves. Our aim is to attract and welcome a diverse range applicants from all walks of life to help improve and develop our team every day. 

About The Company 
Our business was built with a simple mission – to be the champion for customers, helping them to enjoy a better quality of life and an easier way of living. This hasn't changed. Customers want great products at great value which they can buy easily and it's our job to deliver this in the right way for them. 

Benefits Package 

Colleague Discount Card (including a second card for a family member) after 6 months service with 10% off most purchases at Tesco. 
An annual bonus scheme where you could achieve up to 3.5% of eligible 2016/17 earnings. 
Childcare Vouchers 
Share Schemes 
Deals & Discounts through Tesco including Tesco Mobile & Tesco Bank 
Deals and Discounts through many other external businesses 
Sunday and Out of Hours premiums available 

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Domestic Assistant

Eildon House Care Home
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Job Summary

Eildon Care Home in Trinity Edinburgh have an exciting opportunity for a Full Time/Part Time Domestic Assistant to join their team in Edinburgh. In return we offer competitive rates of £7.83 per hour plus onsite parking and full training.

Our home is a small residential care home for 22 older people.

When you join Mansfield Care, you will be part of something special – we are an innovative organisation, with ambitious growth plans. At Eildon House we put people at the heart of everything we do and that includes our staff. We invest heavily in your training, promote a strong teamwork ethic and make sure that you have the support and resources you need to reach your potential. Our strength lies in the quality of our people and we employ those who share our value of keeping kindness at the heart of our care.

As a Domestic Assistant, you will be responsible for providing a high quality housekeeping service, whilst showing compassion, care and commitment to having a positive impact on our residents’ lives. You will work with a team of like-minded individuals, all with a desire to ensuring that our residents are comfortable in their home.

Job Type / Category

Sat/Sun part-time and Mon/Tues part-time.

Required Education, Skills and Qualifications

Experience is not essential; as we will support you with all the training and support you’ll need to do the job. What is important to us is that you are a caring, enthusiastic and self-motivated individual, who is interested in working in a growing and progressive organisation.


All training supplied.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: £0.00 to £7.83 /hour

Receptionist/Clerical Officer

NHS Scotland Recruitment
£17,460 - £19,470 a year
Part-time, Permanent
To provide high quality support in the daily running of the Lauriston Room as an individual and a team player.

To undertake all administrative duties required to maintain the smooth running of the department
NHS Scotland Recruitment 

Clerical Assistant

City of Edinburgh Council
Edinburgh EH10
£17,191 - £19,877 a year

Communities and Families

Clerical Worker
Viewforth Early Years Centre

Salary: £17191 - £19877
Hours: 36

The post requires the candidate to have knowledge and experience of basic bookkeeping with bank account reconciliation and excel spreadsheets

This post is to cover long term absence and may be extended

This post is considered Regulated Work with Vulnerable Children and/or Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. Preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG scheme update check prior to a formal offer of employment being made by the City of Edinburgh Council.

Housekeeping Assistant - Care Home

Barchester Healthcare
Lasswade EH18
£7.83 an hour

As a Housekeeping Assistant at a Barchester care home, you’ll help to create a warm and homely environment that enables us to meet each resident’s unique needs. Keeping the home clean and safe is no small task, which is why the role of Housekeeping Assistant is so important. The variety of housekeeping and cleaning tasks you carry out will ensure everyone can enjoy a clean, tidy and welcoming environment. This means you’ll have a direct impact on our residents, their visitors and all the staff working to support them.

You don’t need any particular qualifications or experience to join us as a Housekeeping Assistant. What matters is your caring nature, personable approach and good practical skills. Just as importantly, you should be reliable and keen to use your attention to detail to make a positive difference.

As well as a competitive salary, Barchester offers one of the best rewards packages in the care sector. Your generous benefits would include:

  • Free learning and development
  • Automatic enrolment into our profit share scheme
  • A range of holiday, retail and leisure discounts
  • Unlimited access to our Refer a Friend bonus scheme

If you’d like to use your attention to detail and people skills in an organisation that provides the quality care you’d expect for your loved ones, this is a rewarding place to be.

ERSKINE EDINBURGH-Evening Housekeeper, 3 Months FTC,16.25hrs

Erskine Home
Edinburgh EH17
£17,909 - £18,269 a year
Temporary, Contract



3 Months Fixed Term Contract

16.25 hours per week (5 over 7 days)

Grade 1 Salary £17,909 - £18,269 per annum, pro rata

You will be working as part of a team carrying out general housekeeping, laundry, catering, food handling and hygiene duties. You will have continuing responsibility for ensuring the provision of a high quality cleaning service to the Home.

If you are selected for interview, you will receive an invite by email (please ensure you check your spam / junk mailbox).

The successful candidate will be required to undergo a PVG Scheme Disclosure.

If you have not received a response within 2 weeks of the closing date please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Allander Cleaning Services are looking for an Experienced Office Cleaner 

 Dunbar, East Lothian

 Job Type: Part-time

Salary: £7.83 /hour

Experienced office cleaner required for Dunbar area. Working 16 hours per week from Monday to Friday, Monday 1700 to 2100 Tuesday to Friday 1700 to 2000.

For more information or to apply please contact Michael McGinlay on 0141 336 3141

The Mercat Grill, Whitecraig, East Lothian is looking for an experienced, forward thinking Chef who is passionate about working in the industry.

Part Time Position 25 hours per week – TBA depending on experience plus bonuses.
Must have excellent communication and organisational skills
Able to work in a fast paced environment
Strong knowledge of proper food handling and sanitation standards

To apply for the position please send CV to

Position Title: Economic Development Manager

Directorate: Education, Communities and Economy

Location: Midlothian Council, Fairfield House, 8 Lothian Road, Dalkeith, EH22 3AA

Contract Status: Permanent

Hours of Work: 36

Weeks per year: 52

Midlothian Council is the fastest growing Local Authority in Scotland and we want Midlothian to be a great place to grow, live and work. We are ambitious for out county and we need an Economic Development Manager to help us fulfil that ambition.

At the core of this work is leading and developing an Economic Strategy which will maximise the benefits of Council wide priorities such as Borders Rail and the Edinburgh and South East City Region Deal. You will have experience of working with a wide range of partners and organisations with a clear focus on Economic Development.

It is essential that you have a degree in Economic Development (or equivalent), however you must have a direct experience in this area and a proven track record which demonstrates successful delivery of high investment/high profile projects. You must also have experience of managing a staff team and managing budget ensuring financial discipline.

Apply online at:

Chiquito are looking to urgently recruit a Part Time Server for their restaurant at Fort Kinnaird.

Must be min 18 years old to apply due to the nature of the role.
Hours: Minimum 16 hours per week with the potential of additional hours as and when required. Must be flexible to work shifts between the hours of 12 noon-11pm
Duties will consist of taking orders, making drinks, delivering food to our guests and cleaning.

Previous experience an advantage but not essential. Must be able to work well within a fast paced team environment and have excellent communication, customer service skills and the ability to wow our guests.

To apply, please forward your CV and covering letter to:

OR - Hand in both, directly to the restaurant.




We’re Screwfix. Perhaps you know us. Perhaps you don’t. Either way, we’d like to let you in on a secret. We’re growing. By putting our customers first, we’re providing quality products, at competitive prices and a convenient shopping experience. It’s a winning formula. With 570 stores around the UK, we’re also expanding into Europe. As a Service Assistant you’ll give our customers first-class service. Whether you’re looking to work in a company where there’s scope to progress, or get your foot on the retail ladder, we’ve got the opportunity for you. It’ll be fast. It’ll be challenging. But it’ll also be rewarding.


You enjoy putting customers first. Sometimes that means delivering winning customer service (something that comes naturally to you as you take the time to get to know our customers). At other times it might mean stocking shelves or putting orders together. No matter what you’re doing, you put your heart and soul into it as you appreciate that your efforts will help make the store run smoothly. And that will make for a happy customer. It’ll also set you on the right track for a promising career with us.


Whilst any retail experience will mean you settle in quicker, we’re more interested in your positive, can-do, no-nonsense approach. Our training will do the rest. What you need to show us, is that you’re a great communicator who loves to help and has a real passion for our business. You also need to be friendly, flexible, reliable, honest, hard-working and enthusiastic. Bring us all that and you’ll find yourself in a company that looks to promote from within, whilst having fun along the way. Help build on our success and you’ll see just how far a career with us can take you.


We mentioned you’ll need to work hard…. That’s why we make every effort to thank you for your efforts. A competitive salary, xx days’ holiday, an award-winning company pension scheme, life cover, childcare vouchers, 20% discount with Screwfix and B&Q, discounted healthcare and company share save schemes are all on offer. We’ll also help you be the best you can be, with excellent training and ongoing development at your disposal too.


Want to discover more? Apply today at upload your CV and complete our on-line application.

Our policy is to employ the best qualified people and provide equal opportunity for the advancement of employees including promotion and training and not to discriminate against any person because of gender, race, ethnicity, age, sexual orientation, religion, belief or disability.

OUTFIT, Fort Kinnaird, are looking to recruit two Team Leaders.

The Job;
We have all types of Supervisor roles. Whether it’s driving the service on the floor or ensuring our stores look visually stunning, our Supervisors set the standard that our Sales Advisors aspire to. They are fashion role models who show a real sense of pride in working for Topshop Topman.

Competitive hourly rate and benefits.
Permanent Contract: 36.5 hours per week.
Must be fully flexible to work shifts between the hours of7.00am and 10.30pm.

Must Haves;
Experience at supervisor level or equivalent.
Genuine love for the OUTFIT Brand with a knowledge of fashion.
Ability to inspire and motivate other team members in giving great service to our customers.
Strong knowledge of the local market place to understand the customer profile and also be aware of who the competitors are.
Ability to use the commercial tools available to make suggestions to the Manager identifying risks, and opportunities to maximise sales.
Strong planning and organisational skills with the ability to react quickly with changing priorities.
Confidence in communicating to the store team on a regular basis and give feedback where needed.
Proactive about self development and supporting other team members in their development.

Our benefits include
25% discount
60% uniform allowance
Excellent development programme
Customer service training
Holiday allowance

And much more


To apply, please forward your CV and covering letter to :

Administrative Support Assistant

Royal Blind
Edinburgh EH10
£16,901 - £18,373 a year

Proposed Interview Date: 19/12/2018

Job Summary

Royal Blind is Scotland’s largest vision impairment organisation. Our vision is to see a community in which blind and partially sighted people, including those who have other disabilities, are fully included and lead fulfilling lives. Our sister charity, Scottish War Blinded, gives free support to ex-service men and women, no matter if they lost their sight during or after service. Together, we operate as the Royal Blind Group and employ over 600 staff.

An opportunity has arisen for a full time Administrative Support Assistant to join the team within Royal Blind for a period of six months, commencing mid-January 2019. The post holder is required to provide administrative support to various departments within the Head Office, including the Executive Support Department and the General Office.

The successful candidate will have good communication and organisation skills, a working knowledge of all Microsoft office packages and fast and accurate keyboard skills. Previous experience in general office responsibilities and procedures is desirable.

For further details of the post please read the recruitment pack above.

The closing date for applications is Thursday 13 December 2018

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 19 December 2018

The post is subject to a Police Act Disclosure, paid by Royal Blind.

We would welcome applications from Recruitment Agencies which must be submitted using the Royal Blind application form and can be downloaded from our website and sent to

Clerical Officer

NHS Scotland Recruitment
£17,460 - £19,470 a year
Part-time, Permanent
Clerical officer is an essential part of the team.
Works with indirect supervision within the team providing clerical support service to the department.
NHS Scotland Recruitment - 16 hours ago 

Trading Assistant

Trading Assistant - Local 18001Z3C)
Trading Assistant

If you’re great at being on hand to help out, you’ll feel right at home joining our Winning Team, as one of our trusted Trading Assistants. Day-to-day, you’ll support your Sainsbury’s store by working where you’re needed most.

In this role, you’ll be focused on the important task of replenishing stock, as well as code checking across our produce, fresh foods and dry goods. Don’t worry – we’ll train you up on everything you need to know. And you’ll also be doing the most important job there is – helping colleagues and customers alike.

Part of a close-knit, dedicated team, you’ll always have support on hand; but we’ll also trust you to use your own initiative. It’s about being the difference to everyone around you.

What’s great is that you don’t need to bring any specific experience to this role – you just need to bring your best attitude to work. You’re friendly, you love helping people, and it really shows. Plus, you’re comfortable with the idea of learning to use new technology and gadgets to do your job – and to do it very well.

There are lots of great benefits to being on our Winning Team, including:
  • A season ticket loan after you’ve completed 12 weeks of service and passed your probation.
  • A discount card after 12 weeks that gives you 10% off your Sainsbury’s shopping, 10% off at Argos and 25% discount at Habitat.
  • A cycle to work scheme.
  • Special offers on gym memberships, restaurants, holidays, retail vouchers and more.

Primary Location: GB-Edinburgh
Work Locations: Edinburgh Shrubhill Local Store Sainsbury's Supermarkets Ltd ShrubhillLeith Walk Edinburgh EH7 5HN
Job: Customer Experience
Schedule: Part-time
Work Pattern: Week 1
Tuesday Start Time: 15:30 - Tuesday End Time: 23:30
Friday Start Time: 15:30 - Friday End Time: 23:30
Total Working Hours: 15

Leisure Assistant 2 x3

Midlothian Council
Loanhead EH20
£18,202 - £19,047 a year
Part-time, Contract

Position Title: Leisure Assistant 2 x3

Directorate: Resources

Location: The Loanhead Centre, George Ave, Loanhead EH20 9LA

Contract Status: Fixed Term until 31 July 2019

Hours of Work: 15, 17.83 & 19.50

Weeks per year: 52

Working patters:

15 Hours post: Fixed Rota

Tues- 12:00 - 17.00 Wed - 12.00 - 18.00 Sun - 13.00 - 18.30

17.83 Post: 3 week Rotating Rota

Week 1 : Mon 17.00 -21.00 Tue 18.00-21.30 Wed 17.00 -21.00 Thur 16.00-21.00 Sat 09.00 -13.00 = 19.50

Week 2 : Thur 17.00-21.30 Fri 17.00 - 20.30 Sat 14.00 -18.00 Sun 14.00 -18.00 = 15.50

Week 3 : Mon 17.30 -21.30 Tue 17.00-21.00 Wed 17.00 -21.30 Fri 17.00-20.00 Sun 09.00 -13.00 = 18.50

19.50 Post: Fixed Rota

Mon 12.00 -17.00 Thur 12.00-18.00 Fri 12.00-17.00 Sat 13.00 -18.30 = 19.50

Please note that it is Midlothian Councils policy that successful applicants will be appointed to the first point on the salary scale.

Based on you working 15 hours over 52 Weeks per year the minimum actual salary for this position is £7,584.36 per annum.

Based on you working 17.83 hours over 52 weeks per year the minimum actual salary for this position is £9,015.28 per annum.

Based on you working 19.50 hours over 52 weeks per year the minimum actual salary for this position is £9,859.67

Additional Information

If you have difficulty applying for this post or accessing attached documents, or if you have a disability and reasonable adjustment is required, please call 0131 271 3063 to speak to a member of the Recruitment Team stating the post reference number.

Midlothian Council is currently undergoing a period of transformation, changing and improving the way it delivers services in Midlothian. As a consequence, there are a number of existing employees for whom we are committed to seeking suitable alternative employment within the Council in accordance with our legal obligations. Candidates are advised that, for some vacancies, internal candidates in this situation will be interviewed before the wider selection pool and a slightly longer delay may be experienced before application outcomes can be advised to you. Thank you for your patience in this matter.

Pharmacy Assistant

NHS Scotland Recruitment
£18,292 - £21,349 a year
Part-time, Permanent
To undertake routine delegated tasks and so provide support to maintain the smooth day to day running of the dispensing services.
To ensure the safe and efficient usage of medicines within the limits of responsibility resources and activities as defined.

Time Served Plumber and Plumber’s Mate required for Tom Knight & Sons Plumbing & Heating Services




Hours: Full Time Permanent  –  38 hours per week

Wage: Above Trade Rates

Looking for a Time Served Plumber with certifications, driving licence and advantage but not essential. Must be reliable and good time keeper. Work will be within the Lothian’s and Fife area.


Plumber’s Mate


Hours: Full Time – Permanent

Wage: TBA depending on Experience

Looking for someone that has an interest in Plumbing and willing to learn on the job if required. Driving Licence and advantage but not essential.  Looking for reliability and a good time keeping. Work will be within the Lothian’s and Fife area.


For more information contact Tom Knight on 07801347161 or email sending your CV

Blue Arrow are recruiting for Mortgage Consultants on behalf of a leading banking group located in Edinburgh.


This role will require individuals to have strong communication skills and experience in delivering excellent customer service as you will be handling calls from Mortgage Brokers on all aspects of a mortgage application.  Whilst primarily a telephony role it will also involve mortgage processing/underwriting tasks.


Strong customer service skills, professional approach as you will be speaking with professional people (ie Solicitors or Mortgage Brokers)


Good attention to detail as you may be required to review documents (ie payslips and bank statements)

The desired candidate must have an excellent telephone manner, good keyboard skills and the ability to work in a fast paced environment.

In return, you will receive full training and the possibility of this role leading onto a permanent or long term career opportunity.



Monday-Friday, Rotational shift (8am-4pm, 9am-5pm, 10am-6pm)

35 hours per week


Pay Rate:

£8.75 per hour


Start Dates:

Mon 14th Jan     

Mon 21st Jan      

Mon 28th Jan    


To apply, please forward your CV to:

Skechers are looking to recruit Sales Associates for their new store opening soon in Fort Kinnaird


Permanent Part Time Contract

Wage: Competitive

Hours: Minimum 6 hours per week, with the potential to increase dependent on business needs and your availability.

SKECHERS is a leading global footwear brand that designs, develops & markets athletic, casual & fashion styles for men, women & children.

At the core of SKECHERS success has always been, & continues to be, our dedicated employees. As a family-operated company, we think of each employee as an integral member of a collaborative team – & part of our extended family. With this in mind, we aim to achieve a work culture that is professional & supportive as well as fun & enjoyable.

Your mission as a SALES ASSOCIATE is to deliver an exceptional customer experience through your passion and knowledge of our product whilst working within an innovative and ambitious team.  A career with Skechers demands adaptability, creativity and the courage to push yourself to reach your full potential. Are we The Perfect Fit for Your Future?


·         Competitive compensation package (plus commission)

·         Product discount

·         28 days holiday (plus public holidays)

·         Group Personal Pension

·         Group Income Protection

·         Group Life Assurance

·         Long service awards

To apply and for full job details, please visit our careers website at : 

OUTFIT, Fort Kinnaird, are looking to recruit Temporary Christmas Sales Assistants.

Competitive hourly rate and benefits
Contracts available:  12, 20 (day) and 20 hour (nightshift)

12 and 20 hour contracts must be flexible to work shifts between the hours of 8.00am and 10.30pm

20 hour Nightshift contract must be flexible to work shifts between the hours of 8.00pm and 6.00am.

(Please note, you must be aged 18+ to apply for the Nightshift role)


Previous retail experience is not essential as training will be provided however excellent communication skills, together with a commitment to delivering outstanding Customer Service, is essential to the role.


Our Sales Assistants are fundamental to our business; they are the face of OUTFIT and therefore must be passionate, energetic, provide excellent customer service and must love fashion!
Sales Assistants support our stores in maximising profit and achieving sales targets by showing a passion for customer service and ensuring customers leave with a lasting, positive impression of OUTFIT.

To apply, please forward your CV together with a covering letter detailing which contract you are interested in to:

TGI Fridays, Fort Kinnaird, are urgently looking to recruit Permanent Waiting Staff


Hours: Part Time & Full Time are available

Wage: £5.90 – £7.83 per hour plus benefits & tips

Must be Min 18 years old due to role

Becoming a Waiter or Waitress (or what we affectionately call WW’s or dub dubs) at TGI Fridays is a big responsibility! Your main duty is to exceed expectations and create a memorable experience for every guest so they leave with a massive smile on their face…but with your natural flair, zinging personality and passion for great service –this will all be second-nature to you.

You will naturally be:
• Friendly and able to build rapport with everyone you meet
• Full of drive, patience and enthusiasm for everything
• A team player
• Organised and able to multi-task

So what’s in it for you? We don’t exaggerate when we say this is more than a job, our family members voted us the Sunday Times Number One Best Big Company to work for a reason. With a fun, lively working environment, flexible work patterns, potential to earn great Tips, 50% off your food bill for you and 3 of your friends (after 3 months), excellent pay rates and other benefits, Fridays offers a not to be missed work opportunity. Also, as a Friday’s Team member, you could be at the start of your rise to great things as we offer fantastic opportunities to GROW within our business.

We believe in you, we believe we are the best because you are the best at what you do! We will help you achieve your full potential whilst ensuring you have a balanced work and home life.

To apply, please forward your CV and covering letter detailing your availability to :