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  • Ref no: ORK03920
  • Published: 17/1/2020
  • Closes: 9/2/2020
  • Location: Orkney College, East Road, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1LX
  • Salary: £13,887.00 - £15,165.00 per year
  • Contract Type: Temporary
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Hours: 35 hours per week

Applications for this job cannot be made online. Please refer to the advert for further information.


Lifelong Learning & Inclusion
Orkney College UHI

Modern Apprentice – Clerical/Administration, Developing the Young Workforce

35 hours per week
Temporary up to 31 March 2021
£16,044 - £17,322 (including Distant Islands Allowance)

An opportunity has arisen for a motivated young person to undertake a Modern Apprenticeship to provide clerical/administrative support to the Developing the Young Workforce (DYW) programme based at Orkney College UHI.

Applicants must be aged between 16 and 24. You will be required to provide a range of administrative duties including organising meetings and events, fielding phone calls, minute and note taking, along with general administrative duties such as filing and photocopying.

Applicants must hold a minimum of three National 5, equivalent scqf level 5, qualifications to include English, Maths and Business Management/Administration or equivalent subjects. Experience in the use of Microsoft Office, along with experience of working in a busy office environment is also required.

This post is subject to membership of the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme in respect of regulated work with children.

Prospective applicants are invited to discuss the post by contacting Donna Wishart, Principal’s PA & SMT Secretary on 01856 569256.

Closing Date: Sunday 9 February 2020

Please note that interview expenses are not payable for this post.

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