Part Time and Seasonal Work Opportunities

Part Time and Seasonal Work Opportunities

 

Aldi – Various ongoing look for the latest job vacancies near to you here https://t.co/gLuC54t6Aq

 

Asda – Various ongoing look for the latest job vacancies near to you here https://t.co/ig9cn4TYwU

 

B&M – Various ongoing look for the latest job vacancies near to you here https://t.co/UPnq9YabVY

 

Lidl – Various ongoing look for the latest job vacancies near to you here https://t.co/xBmfk6gSJf

 

Morrisons – Various ongoing look for the latest job vacancies near you https://t.co/sEI5vuw71d

 

Tesco – Various ongoing look for the latest job vacancies near to you https://t.co/nONy8neMu6

Edinburgh Shopping Centre / Retail Parks Vacancies

 

Cameron Toll vacancies: www.camerontoll.co.uk/shops/jobs

 

Craigleith Shopping – check Indeed

 

Fort Kinnaird Retail Park: www.fortkinnaird.com/vacancies

 

Gyle Shopping Centre vacancies; www.gyleshopping.com/recruitment  http://bit.ly/2UfE20i

 

Hermiston Gait http://hermistongait.co.uk/

 

Meadowbank Retail Park – check Indeed

 

Ocean Terminal / Porto vacancies: www.oceanterminal.com/about/vacancies-95

 

Straiton Retail Park – check -Indeed

 

Waverley Mall Princes Street – check Indeed

 

St James Quarter open Summer 2021 –  www.edinburghfuse.com (Retail & Hospitality city wide) Check out opportunities in their link here https://www.edinburghfuse.com/jobs/ and sign up by scrolling to the bottom of the page click on ‘Join the Movement’

ARMED FORCES CAREERS

 

RAF Apprenticeships :

 

The RAF is closely monitoring the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation as it unfolds and are continuing to follow the latest Government advice. To keep everyone as safe as possible during this time, they have decided to adjust their recruitment process. All face-to-face visits to Armed Forces Careers Offices are now suspended and some stages of the recruitment process are on hold but please be reassured all applications remain ‘live’. The RAF Recruitment Team https://www.raf.mod.uk/recruitment/afco-covid19

 

Army:

 

The army is still accepting applications, but have made some temporary changes to their recruitment process. For more information please see: https://apply.army.mod.uk/covid19  There is currently priority recruitment for the following roles:

  • Ammunition technician
  • Environmental health technician
  • Musician
  • Technical support specialist
  • HR specialist
  • Army nurse (you can join as a student nurse)
  • Radiographer
  • Cyber engineer
  • Movement controller
  • Operator Technical Intelligence
  • Driver Communications Specialist
  • Veterinary Technician
  • Port Operator
  • Supply Chain Operative
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Mariner
  • Postal and Courier Operator
  • Operating Department Practitioner.

 

Royal Navy:

 

At this time the Naval Service Recruitment process continues to operate, however some areas of the process will be adapted to ensure that they meet Government guidance. There are 64 different types of apprenticeships available in the Royal Navy. The following roles are currently being recruited for with a high priority, but there’s many more to choose from:

  • Communications information systems specialist
  • Communications information systems specialist (submariner)
  • Engineering technician (weapon engineering – submariner)
  • Warfare specialist (submariner) http://bit.ly/2ZnE5Fw

FINANCIAL SUPPORT AND ADVICE

 

Young Person Job Start Payment

 

Did you know that young people in Scotland who are on certain benefits and need help with the costs of starting a new job could be entitled to a one off payment of £250? Find out more mygov.scot/job-start-payment/

 

New Grant to Offer Financial Support  for Young Carers

 

Scottish Government launched a new grant to offer financial support for young carers in Scotland. https://t.co/7sGk1QQquO The Young Carer Grant is available for 16-18 year olds who spend an average of 16 hours caring for someone who receives a disability benefit.

 

Care Experience Bursary

 

Did you know anyone of any age who has been looked after for even a day can apply for Care Experience Bursary? It is £8100 per year and applies to most full-time college and university courses.  More information at www.saas.gov.uk/full-time/support-for-care-experienced-students and www.sfc.ac.uk/access-inclusion/equality-diversity/care-experienced/care-experienced.aspx

 

Grant to Offer Financial Support  for Young Carers

 

Scottish Government launched a grant to offer financial support for young carers in Scotland. https://t.co/7sGk1QQquO The Young Carer Grant is available for 16-18 year olds who spend an average of 16 hours caring for someone who receives a disability benefit.

 

How to Access Your Young Carers Package

 

From cinema tickets to first aid training, young carers can now access a special range of opportunities – totally for free! If you’re 11-18 and helping to care for a family member, friend or someone in your community, all you need is a Young Scot card to sign-up…” https://young.scot/get-informed/national/young-carers-package-of-opportunities

 

Citizens Advice Scotland – Young People

 

Employment is the second biggest issue Citizens Advice Bureau across Scotland give advice on to young people, particularly in relation to pay and entitlements as well as terms and conditions, with CAS data on clients under 25 showing that that around 1 in 5 are seeking advice on employment issue. More info can be found at www.citizensadvice.org.uk/scotland/dotherightsthing/

 

Interview Clothing Help

 

Did you know that high street chain Timpson Ltd offer FREE dry cleaning of garments for interview if you are unemployed and seeking work? You don’t need a voucher for this, just ask at the counter to get the deal. Timpson confirmed you can get any number of clothing items dry cleaned for free as long as it’s for an interview. There isn’t currently an end date to this offer, it continues to run as long as people didn’t ‘take it to the cleaners’, so please only claim the free dry cleaning if you genuinely do need it. The offer is running in every store that has dry cleaning facilities – about 300 stores across the UK.

www.timpson.co.uk/services/dry-cleaners/dry-cleaning-unemployed-interview

 

Dress for Success

 

If you don’t have an outfit for an interview Grassroots Clothing  www.facebook.com/grassrootsclothingservice/ Smart Works Edinburgh  www.facebook.com/smartworksedinburgh/ can help you out with an outfit, styling tips and some moral support, contact them to arrange a suitable time.