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Fife Council employs more people than any other organisation in Fife and we want you to join us.  We have a wide range of job roles including teachers, childcare practitioners, pupil support assistants, community education and youth workers, social workers, social care assistants, carers, cleaners, cooks, town planners, to support roles like, accountancy, IT and HR, communications and marketing, law and many more. 
Once you access myjobscotland, register your details and you can set up job alerts to suit your individual requirements, you will then be advised of all relevant vacancies as and when they are advertised.

A Modern Apprenticeship (MA) is all about learning while you work – and earning at the same time.  At its core, a Modern Apprenticeship is a job like any other. As well as getting paid, apprentices gain loads of practical work experience as part of a highly structured training programme. At the same time, they work towards a qualification that will really boost their careers.
Modern Apprenticeships and Foundation Apprenticeships are changing the world of work. At Skills Development Scotland, Scotland’s national skills body. It’s their job to help create a skilled workforce that’s ready to face the future.
Opportunities Fife - current vacancies - Welcome to Opportunities Fife - the website for Fife's employability partnership. Our aims are to tackle worklessness in Fife through effective employability measures and to help address the related issues of poverty, income inequality and health.

Apprenticeships in Scotland - is Scotland’s national vacancy handling service for youth opportunities. We are a web clever social enterprise project run by young people with the help of the Scottish careers, education and training community and our growing list of partner employers.  Our aims are to create youth opportunities, stimulate the demand for Apprenticeships and bring employers and young people together in ways that work. We have a growing community of young people, our typical community member is a young person aged 15-24 who are actively seeking an Apprenticeship as their preferred career option.

Leonardo - Apprenticeship Opportunities - Electrical, Defence and Security Systems - Leonardo understands the future of its high-tech business rests in the hands of the next generation of engineers. We have a long tradition of employing young people in the business, a practice dating back decades. Young people have been the lifeblood of our Company and will continue to help determine our future success.We can offer more than just a job – this is a chance to develop the skills for an interesting and rewarding professional career with an industry-leading organisation. Currently, there are 111 trainees in this programme. Apprenticeships are offered in the areas of Craft, Test Technician, Design Engineering Technician and Business. Closing date: 23 February 2017

Hand Picked Academy and Employment Programme - Hand Picked is straight-talking, no nonsense and effective, because we believe there is potential in everyone, if you are prepared to look.  Hand Picked is designed to develop job-seeking skills, build confidence and provide real work experience for a generation of capable young people.  It's different because it is driven by the personal commitment of employers.  They are the people who can directly affect the lives of young people, giving them a better chance of success in today's labour market.

myjobscotland - helping you search for Scottish local government jobs. is now the UK's leading website dedicated to helping school & college leavers make informed decisions about their future by showing the opportunities that exist outside of traditional university such as apprenticeships, sponsored degrees, diplomas, gap years, distance learning and jobs. 

Sky - Sky is more than great entertainment and award-winning telecoms. It’s home to over 24,000 highly talented and ambitious people who believe in better. Of course some of them you see on screen, as Journalists and Presenters, but the majority are working hard behind the scenes – in Technology and Product Development, HR, Finance, Legal and Customer Service, to name but a few. So, wherever you are in the UK, if you want to take your career to the next level, or you’re looking to take that first step on the ladder – join the people behind Sky. 

Harmony Recruitment and Development Care - Care Assistant/Support Worker- Seeking applications for Care Assistants and Support workers to work in and around the Fife Area.  In order to be part of the team, you must be a dedicated and committed individual who is passionate about supporting the elderly within a residential care home setting.

Elite Care at Home - Elite Care (Scotland) Ltd, part of the Prestige Nursing Group, is a local company that has been providing a care at home service to clients in Fife, Dundee and Perth & Kinross for over 30 years.  If you are friendly, caring and it's second nature for you to go the extra mile we wnat to hear from you.  

Off to Work - Hospitality Opportunities

Off to Work are a staffing solutions agency currently recruiting specifically for chefs in Edinburgh and surrounding area. They have on-going recruitment throughout the year for casual Front of House waiting staff and Back of House porters.  For these roles hospitality experience is not a requirement as provide full training.  We find that it suits a student timetable well, as staff essentially choose their own hours with no rotas so are capable of taking time off for exams and picking up extra hours during holidays.  Our staff have amazing opportunities to work at some incredible venues across Scotland.

QAS Flexible Working Operatives - Closing date 30-10-16

Gleneagles Festive Opportunity  - Closing date 04-11-16

Nationwide Building Society Customer Service Consultant ​ - Closing date 30-10-16


Includem Project Workers - Closing date 28-10-16​


Consult Lift Services Service Engineer - Closing date 11-11-16​​

The Richmond Fellowship Support Practitioners - Closing date 11-11-16​​ 

WEA Scotland Education Coordinator - Closing date 28-10-16​​​


Tesco Christmas Vacancies - Dunfermline & Edinburgh


Tesco Christmas Vacancies Stirling & Alloa 


Tesco Christmas Vacancies - Peth & Dundee 

Kingdom Housing Director of Housing Closing date 30-10-16​​​​


Cornerstone - Support Assistant - Closing date 30-10-16​​​


Fairmont St Andrews Spa Therapist - Closing date 11-11-16

Deep Sea World Catering Vacancies  - Closing date 30-11-16​​ 

Deep Sea World Aquarium seeks permanent Cook/Kitchen Assistants and Front of House Catering Assistants for our Cafe/Restaurant 'The Bridge'.  Positions are part-time, including weekends.  For the right candidatea full-time position would be considered for Kitchen Assistant role.


Fife Fabrications Paintshop Operator


Edinburgh Christmas Festival Jobs


Balbirnie House Hotel Trainee Commis Chef  - Closing date 30-11-16​​ ​

Fife Sports and Leisure Sales Advisor - Closing date 13-11-16​​ ​

Weir Group MA Engineer- Closing date 31-10-16​​ ​

Visit the following websites to check out the vacancies they have available this week:


Abertay University

Enable Scotland​​

Capability Scotland​​

The Richmond Fellowship Scotland

Jobcentre Plus

Scottish Prison Service (SPS) Apprenticeships/Jobs

NHS Scotland

Score Europe Ltd. Apprenticeships/Jobs

Local Authority jobs

Dunfermline Press Advertised Jobs


Welding Jobs



TUI Travel

Cruise Ship Jobs

Apprenticeships in Scotland

Asda Jobs

Scottish Government


British Gas Jobs

Kingdom Housing Association


Careers with the BBC

Beild Housing & Care

BigHospitality - Hospitality vacancies UK Wide​

Edinburgh Festival Jobs

Theme Parks and Tourist Attractions ​


The Civil Service

Creative Scotland

Scottish Water

Historic Scotland



Eddie Stobardt

Edinburgh Airport Careers

Glasgow Airport

Shell UK

BP Global

Rolls - Royce

First Group Plc


Bear Scotland



Harmony Recruitment

The Wood Group



New Scientist

Talent Scotland

Sport Scotland

The Scottish Government

Association of Scottish Visitor Attractions

Media Jobs

Dynamic Earth

Fashion and Retail Personnel

Retail Jobs in Scotland


Currys/PC World

Royal Mail Group​​

Ark Housing Association

Jobs at Three                                              


Voluntary Opportunities & Internships


CHAS is the only charity in Scotland that provides vital hospice services for children and young people with life-shortening conditions. 

We offer care for the whole family in our two children’s hospices, Rachel House in Kinross and Robin House in Balloch. We also run a homecare service called CHAS at Home helping families in their own homes across Scotland when they need it most.

We are currently supporting over 415 families, as well as a significant number of families who receive bereavement support.

Our services are funded mainly through the generosity of our many supporters who help us to raise the vital funds needed to provide these hospice services.

To watch a short film about CHAS and the work we carry out please click HERE

CHAS Volunteering Poster

Can you spare a few hours of your time? Every hour given by one of our volunteers in our shops raises over £20 for CHAS. That’s enough to provide one hour’s specialist nursing care for a child at one of our hospices.


Want to update your Customer Service or Visual Merchandise Skills...then we need YOU.  Please click CHAS Volunteering Poster for details. 


Fife Voluntary Action 

MindforYou - MindforYou offers you supported holidays for people living with dementia and their carers to enjoy together, as an alternative to traditional respite. 

We take the time to get to know both of you and understand how we can support you both to relax and enjoy yourselves. Our holidays have a maximum of 10 guests and our caring and compassionate staff with experience in dementia are on hand to give you extra support at the house and when we are out and about.
If you want to find out more just click on our links or don't hesitate to contact us directly to find out more on 07788292938 or email Please click here to download a copy of our 2016 brochure


Lead Scotland - Volunteer Befrienders Lead Scotland’s Fife Befriending project is a service is for adults (16+) and older people in Fife who feel isolated, lonely or disconnected, perhaps as a result of disability, ill health or other circumstances. We are recruiting volunteers from the local community to offer one to one support to enable adults and older people to improve their confidence, to try new activities and to make more connections with their communities and local services. You do not need to have any qualifications as full training and support will be given. This role is more about who you are, not what you have done! 

Lead Scotland - Volunteer Opportunities

Would you like to make a difference and develop your own skills at the same time?

Lead Scotland is a voluntary organisation set up to widen access to learning for disabled young people and adults, and carers  We support learners to learn something new.  This can include computing skills, literacy and numeracy skills, improving employability skills or study an area of interest.  The experience can be flexible to suit both learner and volunteer.   Volunteers will receive induction training, support to carry out their role and own self-development, travel expenses, further training opportunities, the opportunity to meet new people and, most importantly, a good experience!  If you have a couple of hours to spare each week and are interested in volunteering with Lead Scotland, please get in touch with the Fife Learning Coordinator, Dawn Robb, who would very much like to hear from you! 

Contact Dawn on: Tel:  01333 360672 or email: 

Fife Women's Aid - Befriending Volunteers

The Ecology Centre - Volunteers - Volunteer based at Kinghorn Loch

The Third Sector Internships Scotland

Good Moves

CSV The UK Volunteering and Social Action Charity

Scottish Fisheries Museum

Royal Voluntary Service - Together for Older People - Would you like to help older people in your local community? If you have a few hours, Royal Voluntary Service would like to hear from you. Enrich the lives of older people and your life too. Our volunteers share time with older people to help them stay healthy, independent and active members of society. Our volunteers share time because it's enjoyable and rewarding. You will be fully trained and expenses will be reimbursed. For more information, please contact our Fife office on 01592 269654 or email

Cancer Research UK - Find out how you can volunteer for Cancer Research UK on your local high street and search for vacancies in our shops.

Dunfermline Advocacy - Friendship changing lives, sharing your time and interests could mean the world to a vulnerable young person living in your community. Call us today to find out how volunteering with us could help change a life.  We also have a dedicated youtube channel, which has links to various film clips including our recent film, Friendship Changing Lives

Projects Abroad - Volunteer abroad, gap years and internships

Waterway Recovery Group - Volunteering with the Waterway Recovery Group is a great way for students to get ahead in the jobs market, whilst having fun, learning new skills and making a difference.

Scotcon Volunteer Opportunities - closing date 26-08-16 - calling all volunteers, we need your help on the 3rd and 4th September 2016.

We are seeking passionate and dedicated volunteers with an adoration for Scotland!  Scotcon is hosting a two day comic con and festival extravaganza!  We are looking for volunteers for the event days who would be willing to work at taking tickets, ushering attendees, managing queues, decorating and designing the event venue and other general help where needed.

If you are interested and wish to find out more, please contact or complete the online registration form at www.scotcon/volunteers

Down's Syndrome Scotland - Volunteer info booklet

YOU can help young people and adults with Down’s syndrome have more confidence, self esteem and independence skills by helping them get out and about more, meet up with each other and grow their friendships. All it takes is a commitment to one session every fortnight. No experience necessary, just a positive attitude towards people with Down’s syndrome, reliable and enthusiastic. We will provide training and all the help you need to be a successful Mentor. Friends Connect is an exciting, new project run by Down’s Syndrome Scotland. Over the next 3 years, we will be supporting adults with Down’s syndrome to connect with each other, develop and sustain their friendships and be better connected to their local communities.

We are looking for Mentors from Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Dundee, Fife and Glasgow. Call us on 0131 313 4225 or email 

Scottish Police Authority Volunteer Independent Custody Visitor​ ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​