Seasonal Gardener Operatives (32hrs up to 37hrs) - Troon / Ayr / Girvan SOA02929

Favourite South Ayrshire Council
Ref no: SOA02929
Closes: Sunday, 25th February 2018
Published: Friday, 16th February 2018
Location: Various Locations within South Ayrshire
Rate: £7.24 per hour
Hours: Variable
Contract Type: Temporary
Position Type: Full Time & Part Time
Organisation: South Ayrshire Council
Category: Property / Land
Sub-category: Parks & Countryside

Job Description

What is the role?

To assist the Chargehand Gardener by working as part of a team providing day to day maintenance, improvement and development of public parks, gardens, playing fields, landscape areas and other open spaces

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Extra information:

The Grade of these posts are Grade 1 / Level 2, the hourly rate is from £7.24 (32 hours up to 37 hours). Please note these posts are temporary for 26 weeks.

Please indicate which post(s) you are applying for

Post A) Troon Depot Dukes Road

Post B) Walker Road Depot Ayr

Post C) Bridge Street Depot Girvan

In addition, please note that South Ayrshire Council applies the Scottish Local Government Living Wage for its workforce. This means that the minimum hourly rate for South Ayrshire Council employees will be £8.51 and as this post currently attracts an hourly rate of less than £8.51, the difference will be paid as a pay supplement.  This supplement will also be paid on hours worked beyond 37 per week and will be included in the calculation of any allowance based on a proportion of the hourly rate e.g., outwith core and night working.  The supplement will decrease in direct proportion to any increase in basic pay and will be subject to tax, national insurance and where appropriate, pension contributions.

Please note interviews have been scheduled for week commencing 12 March 2018.

Closing date for applications is 25 February 2018.

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