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Various Locations In East Lothian, EH41 3HA
£10.18 - £11.08 per hour
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Vacancy Information

The salary advertised is full time (35 hours per week).  Part-time hours will be pro-rated accordingly.

Rate of Pay (£10.18 - £11.08 per hour)

Working in various locations across East Lothian on an ‘as and when required’ basis covering shift times of 17:30-07:00 and 06:30-19:00 as necessary

Please note:
As this is a relief/casual post there are no guaranteed minimum number of hours in any week
Those applying for this role should be comfortable with lone working.

This post will predominantly cover periods of holiday and sickness and will include weekend working.

Job Details

To provide a comprehensive, high quality security service within East Lothian Council premises ensuring the safety of the premises, valuables and people. Preventing theft and damage, you will also be required to deal with emergencies as and when required.

Please download the Job Outline/Person Specification (available under 'Job attachments') for the full range of tasks and duties associated with this job.  You will need to refer to these in order to complete the application form.  You must ensure you meet every 'essential' criteria stated on the Person Specification to be considered for interview.

The East Lothian Way
The 'East Lothian Way’ – values and behaviours we expect our employees to demonstrate in their everyday work.  Should you be invited to interview, you may be asked questions based on these behaviours.  Please refer to the document via the link to familiarise yourself with them.


Job Requirements

Relevant Qualifications
A good standard of general education and able to demonstrate equivalent knowledge,
skills and competencies gained through previous experience.

Full current driving licence
As the duties of this role require you to effectively travel to successfully undertake the full remit of the role, you must hold a current driving licence and have access to a vehicle.*
(*Where a disability precludes you from obtaining a driving licence, ELC will take into account its responsibility to make reasonable adjustments to allow for your disability.)

Additional Information

For additional East Lothian Council employment information please click on the following link:

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If you require further information about this vacancy or require a paper application pack, please call 01620 827868, or email us on

Please note: East Lothian Council do not accept CV's (either electronically or by mail).  All our vacancies must be applied for by fully completing the on-line application form.  Although there is an ‘import data from my CV’ function on MyJobScotland, this only imports very limited data and should not be relied upon to complete the application form.