Recruitment days planned

Aberdeenshire Council is holding a number of recruitment days across the area in order to help attract local people to fill frontline posts and highlight a range of career opportunities across council services.

Events will be held at:

The Kintore Arms, Inverurie on Friday, August 31, 10am to 4pm;

Stonehaven Town Hall on Thursday, September 6, 10am to 4pm;

Aberdeenshire Council Social Work Department, 53 Windmill Street, Peterhead, on Friday, September 7, 10am to 4pm;

Banff Town Hall on Monday, September 10, 10am to 4pm;

Banchory Town Hall on Thursday, September 13, 9am to 4pm.

The Inverurie, Stonehaven, Peterhead and Banff events are mini-recruitment days specifically aimed at increasing the number of homecarers in Aberdeenshire, with career opportunities currently available in Inverurie, Ellon, Huntly, Westhill, Deeside, Stonehaven, Aboyne, Laurencekirk, Peterhead, Fraserburgh, Mintlaw, Portsoy, Whitehills, Banff, MacDuff, Gardenstown, Turriff, Cuminestown and Aberchirder.

Homecare staff will be on hand throughout each of the events to help with any queries.

Banchory will host a corporate recruitment day, with vacancies available across a range of services such as homecarers, school crossing patrollers, cleaners, catering assistants, school caretakers, waste operatives, landscape operatives and road workers.

The event will give local residents with an interest in working for Aberdeenshire Council the opportunity to find out about the jobs on offer and have an informal discussion with representatives from services as well as HR. Visit aberdeenshire.gov.uk for more.