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From full time roles to part time volunteer work, our jobs and opps pages highlight some of the industry’s most sought after positions- across multiple sectors, levels of experience and business structures. Look through them today and take the first step to a new start.

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Job: Creative Learning Associate

Stellar Quines’ vision is to be Scotland’s leading touring theatre company, inspiring excellence in women & girls supported by our mission to Celebrate the value and diversity of women and girls by making brilliant theatre, provoking change, nurturing artists and empowering participation. We are seeking a Creative Learning Associate with: • A minimum of 2 years professional experience as a creative learning practitioner, delivering engagement activities and projects in a number of settings • Experience in developing and delivering a creative learning strategy • Proven track record in fundraising for creative learning activities • Ability to develop and maintain relationships with a variety of partners, venues and organisations • An understanding of and interest in the work of Stellar Quines Freelance £4800 fee + expenses, 0.4 FTE fixed-term post, across a six-month term period For further information, please go to or email

Posted one month ago
By Stellar Quines

Salary 4800
Deadline 18 August 2017

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Job: Company Administrator

Stellar Quines’ vision is to be Scotland’s leading touring theatre company, inspiring excellence in women & girls supported by our mission to Celebrate the value and diversity of women and girls by making brilliant theatre, provoking change, nurturing artists and empowering participation. We are seeking a Company Administrator with: 2 years professional experience in an administrative role experience in office management, including establishing and maintaining procedures and operating systems (including working with external suppliers) reviewing and managing policies, health and safety, and legal compliance book-keeping experience, and/or experience of administrating an accounts system such as Xero proficient IT skills, ideally in Mac and PC, with working experience in the Office 365 suite; and an interest in the work of Stellar Quines. For further information, please go to or contact Rebecca Davis, Stellar Quines’ Producer, at The post is 21 hours per week (£22,000 pro rata FTE)

Posted one month ago
By Stellar Quines

Salary 22000
Deadline 18 August 2017

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Job: Creative Artworker

Technical based role within highly creative agency

Posted 5 days ago
By Multiply

Job: Jewellery Maker

I am looking for a conscientious and reliable person with an eye for design to make and package jewellery for my online jewellery business which is based in Edinburgh. The job can be done at home and the working times are very flexible. The role would suit a stay-at-home parent, student or freelancer. Experience in jewellery making would be an advantage, but is not essential as I can teach everything necessary. You need to guarantee that you will be available for the busy season, 1st November – 21st December 2017. ACTIVITIES Making jewellery (80%) • Put together all the jewellery that you see in my Etsy shop • Use basic wire wrapping techniques, attach clasps, hooks and jump rings • Work to exact specification • Work to an exceptional standard • Work with fiddly pieces • Make the same designs often • Make nice arrangements with natural beads that are unique in size, shape, colour • Make each and every piece with care, even in the busy time running up to Christmas Packaging & posting jewellery (20%) • Package all items with care • Post all items at your local post office using the Royal Mail “Drop & Go” system • Send all orders within three business days • Ensure that all orders are sent to the correct customers Requirements • Conscientious and hard working • Patient, detailed and thorough • Enjoy making things to a high standard, to specification • Willing to make the same design many times • An eye for good design • Good eyesight • Steady hands • Ability to keep to deadlines • Flexibility to manage a varying workload • Experience in jewellery making, or a willingness to learn • Able to check emails every weekday • Able to get to a post office 3-5 times a week • Good level of English (spoken and written) • Respect for privacy of information and copyright of designs • Available during the busy season 1st November to 21st December 2017 • Live within travelling distance of Edinburgh Please email me for further information and an application form.

Posted 12 days ago
By Esther Dobson Art

Job: Busienss Development Coordinator

SPECTRA Business Development Coordinator P/T 16h per week / £19-£21,000 pro rata dependent on experience. (apply at We are looking for a part-time business development coordinator to become SPECTRA and Curated Place’s on-the-ground presence in Aberdeen. You will develop our relationships with other festivals, arts organisations, and education establishments in the city; nurture the artist community we work with; develop our presence and visibility within the arts and business community, and ensure our international team have up to date, accurate and effective information to grow the festival.

Posted 19 days ago
By Curated Place / SPECTRA Festival Aberdeen

Job: Part time Finance Assistant

Edinburgh Printmakers are looking for a Finance Assistant with experience in Sage Line 50 required to join a small team in busy office. Administration tasks as required using Microsoft Excel & Word. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills and good attention to detail. Ability to work on own initiative.

Posted 17 days ago
By Edinburgh Printmakers

Salary £17,163 pro rata
Deadline 21 August 2017

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Opp: Wanted - Spoken Word, Art, Photography, & More

Easy Does It zine is looking for submissions for its debut issue. A collection of art to inspire when you don't feel like doing it. We've all been in a creative rut. Hell, you might even be in the middle of one just now. Easy Does It, is a new zine that features a hodgepodge, mish-mash of throwaways, finished pieces, art, poetry, doodles, rants and photography to get you out of a rut and back to creating. We all know that one person's rubbish might be another's light bulb. That's why we are requesting your half-done, rejected, crumpled up ideas or even completed ideas you have found to inspire your work. For more information email:

Posted 17 days ago
By Easy Does It

Deadline 26 August 2017

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Job: Digital Sales & Marketing Apprenticeship

A unique opportunity has become available within an information Technology Reseller in Edinburgh. My client are looking for a tenacious individual to generate business for the solution sales team through Digital Marketing tools and processes as well as generating leads via Telephone.

Posted one month ago
By QA Apprenticeships

Salary £230.65 per week
Deadline 28 August 2017

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Job: Director

Scottish Council on Archives provides leadership for the archives and records management sector in Scotland. We build national and international partnerships, deliver strategic advice and research, and develop projects spanning stakeholder engagement, education, and quality improvement. Our vision is to lead Scotland’s archives and records management community in order to inspire and inform the nation. We are now looking for a Director to build on the strategic direction of SCA, further strengthen partnership working within the sector and beyond, and develop services and realise their full potential for users. We are seeking a director to provide SCA with organisational leadership, reinforce strategic direction and ensure successful, focused project delivery. Of key importance is the delivery of the Scotland Online project. The successful candidate will have effective fundraising experience and knowledge of the culture and heritage sector. The candidate will also have managerial experience, excellent interpersonal and influential skills, capable of influencing key decision makers and inspiring a team of staff and volunteers. Scottish Council on Archives is an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to ensuring diversity and gender equality within our organisation.

Posted 17 days ago
By Scottish Council on Archives

Job: Junior Software Engineer with My Way Digital Health

Location: Dundee £18-£21k per annum (DOE) Full-time for 12 months* Immediate Start Closing Date: 30 August 2017, 12 noon Interviews w/c: 4 September 2017 About the Company My Way Digital Health Ltd are a new start-up company that has recently been spun-out of Dundee University with the aim of commercialising the existing and highly successful multi-award winning MyDiabetesMyWay website into other parts of the UK and overseas. The company provides an online data-driven self-management tool for people with diabetes and is designed to flag both improvements and, significantly, deterioration in the health of a user. This is an incredibly exciting time to be joining the company and the possibilities are almost limitless for the right candidate. The Role My Way Digital Health are looking for a keen and enthusiastic Junior Software Engineer to join the team. The graduate will play a key role in planning, development, testing, implementation, maintenance, support and system/help documentation relating to a website and smartphone app that helps people with Diabetes to manage their own condition. The post encompasses all aspects of web application and database design including client and server-side scripting, .Net, T-SQL, web services and open source technologies. Knowledge and experience with SQL Server databases advantageous. *Possibility for extended work on other projects, following the internship period. Requirements The ideal candidate would be a graduate or final year student undertaking a degree in computing or relevant discipline. You will have excellent interpersonal skills and ideally possess 6+ months experience, including the following: • HTML5 • CSS 3 and bootstrap • Responsive web design o JavaScript • jQuery • SQL • ASP.Net using C# • REST API • Web Services • OAuth authentication • PHP 5 or greater • MYSQL • Apache Subversion • Development and maintenance of SQL Server databases My Way Digital Health’s hiring criteria is based equally on technical aptitude and attitude, so having a strong team player approach is important, but so is the ability to work methodically and diligently on your own. The proactive individual will be motivated, flexible and not afraid to take ownership of tasks. We are looking for someone who is keen to make a difference and any demonstrable knowledge of Diabetes is highly desirable. Application Closing date for applications is 30 August 2017, 12 noon. Please submit a CV and brief covering letter through the Adopt an Intern online application form on our website. All applications must be submitted by noon on the closing date. State a. your availability and b. relevant information on your skills/experience pertaining to the job spec. We do NOT accept email applications unless otherwise stated. Please confirm your eligibility to work in the UK.

Posted 3 days ago

Job: Web Developer

Everywhere is a varied and expansive game and our online presence will play a crucial role in connecting us to our audience, potential employees and partners. We’re looking for someone who can build scalable and secure websites. At any given day you’ll be implementing requests from the wider team and graphic designer so design skills would be advantageous. You will be joining the studio at an exciting time, as we scale up to develop an ambitious and groundbreaking open-world game. The role brings with it great scope for career growth and the satisfaction of making a significant personal contribution to a high-profile project. We believe in iterative development, and you will need to be comfortable working in a fluid environment with competing demands. We also believe the best games are made by diverse teams, and we welcome and encourage applicants of all backgrounds. Responsibilities - Building, maintaining and testing responsive websites that work seamlessly across browsers and platforms using efficient, standards-compliant code. - Keeping abreast of the latest developments in web technologies and advising on the best technical solution for any given scenario - Working with a variety of team members with different demands - Designing visual elements when necessary Requirements - Experience in delivering a range of projects of varying scope and size - Knowledge of the latest developments in web technologies, responsive frameworks and cross-browser compatibility including HTML5, CSS3, Bootstrap, Javascript, JQuery, databases, community platforms and API’s Graphic design and animation skills using Photoshop, Animate and/or Google Web Designer - Strong communication skills.

Posted 8 days ago
By Everywhere

Job: IT Helpdesk Apprentice

The Apprentice will work as part of a team of specialist support Analysts providing 1st line remote software support to a large number of high profile hospitality companies across the UK and Europe. Your role will be to provide technical support and advice on all incoming incidents and requests, ensuring these are logged and handled in accordance with departmental guidelines and procedures.

Posted one month ago
By QA Apprenticeships

Salary £269.25 per week
Deadline 30 August 2017

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Job: Digital Project / Client Manager

Location: Dundee / Edinburgh Salary: Negotiable depending on experience mtc wish to recruit an outgoing and dynamic project manager that can join our existing project management team. We need business minded individuals who put the client first. You will manage your dedicated pool of clients and be responsible for management of your own dedicated resource within mtc. You will become expert in your client’s business needs and work tirelessly to driving their business forward utilising your team of experts within mtc. You are purposeful and precise in your communication, you don’t shy away from challenging situations and accept a high degree of responsibility for ensuring you and your team delight your clients and deliver profitability for both their businesses and for mtc. You can effectively juggle high workloads and thrive under pressure. We look forward to reading your CV Contact: Benefits competitive starting salary good career progression opportunities great working environment in our custom designed waterside offices extra holidays based on service maternity and paternity pay two fully funded company social events every year annual social budget for the whole team to spend as you please access to exclusive client discounts and discounted gym membership recreational area with Xbox and music while you work with Sonos cycle to work scheme participant free snacks, refreshments and breakfast

Posted 27 days ago
By mtc.

Job: Gallery and Shop manager

If you would like more info email or download the full job description and on how to apply visit our website. PLACE OF WORK Coburg House, 15 Coburg Street, Edinburgh, EH6 6ET HOURS OF WORK Shop - 11am - 4pm, Saturday and Sunday so 10 hours per week or 40 hours per month Ambassador – 10 hours per month Open Studios support – further 22 hours in August and 22 hours in December SALARY £15/hour, self employed basis. Additional hours to be quoted and agreed on a case by case basis APPLY To apply for the position, please send your CV and cover letter to Please note that there isn't a specific closing date.

Posted one month ago
By Coburg House

Salary £15 p/h
Deadline 31 August 2017

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Job: Digital Marketing Apprentice

An award winning independent clothing retailer who are passionate about they brands they sell and are looking for someone with similar passion for fashion and are looking to continue or start their career in Digital Marketing whilst earning an industry relevant qualification via an apprenticeship. Take a minute to think of your favourite marketing campaign. Perhaps it was emotive, perhaps it was humorous. The true brilliance is that it resonated. Now, imagine being the creator of your all-time favourite campaign. If the thought blows your mind, then we are looking for you. Candidates must have a minimum of 5 National 5’s – English is essential.

Posted one month ago
By QA Apprenticeships

Salary £153.75 – £192.38 per week
Deadline 07 September 2017

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Job: Modern Apprentice within Business Administration

NHS National Services (NSS) mission is to enable and support the delivery of better health and better care, working in partnership. We do this by providing a range of specialised support services that enable NHS Health Boards to focus their efforts on delivering health improvement and patient care. The Central Legal Office (CLO) is a strategic business unit of NSS and provides comprehensive legal services to Health Boards and Special NHS Authorities in Scotland covering all aspects of litigation and employment law, property transactions and commercial contracts.

Posted one month ago
By NHS National Services

Salary £317.80 per week
Deadline 10 September 2017

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Job: Digital Marketing Apprentice

A modern, vibrant co-educational school for 2 to 18 year olds. Housed on two characterful sites near the centre of Scotland’s capital, the school provides the best in 21st century education and is designed to be small enough to cater for the unique talents, needs and ambitions of all. The overall purpose of the job is to actively engage with all appropriate aspects of digital media to assist with the promotion and marketing strategies. Formal training in support of this role and the development of the apprentice will be provided through QA.

Posted one month ago
By QA Apprenticeships

Salary £240.00 per week
Deadline 19 September 2017

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Opp: Commission

Rhythm Machine is a nightclub which is founded on the idea that a city's music & contemporary art scenes should be intrinsically linked. From 2015-16, it was the sole resident nightclub at Edinburgh arts venue Summerhall & it is now based between Studio 24 in Edinburgh & The Art School in Glasgow. We are currently looking for artists for our May - December 2017 programme. For further information, please contact (, or call 07942740832,

Posted 6 months ago
By Above A Sleeping City

Job: Assistant Designer

Speirs + Major are award-winning international designers who work with light. They currently have a position available in our Edinburgh studio for individuals with excellent design and visual communication skills and who have a passion for design. Applicants must be able to hand sketch and should be experienced users of Photoshop, AutoCAD, and a 3D software package, (Rhino, 3D Max etc.). Any experience of Revit would also be beneficial.

Posted one month ago
By Spears & Major

Salary Experience dependant
Deadline 31 December 2017

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Job: Performance & Events Officer

Aberdeen City Council are looking for someone with experience of event management and/or the performing arts, with an understanding of audience development, including current social inclusion, cultural and community regeneration issues and initiatives.This role focuses on the planning and implementation of informal participatory events and performances for a wide range of audiences, making use of the venues and collections of Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museums.

Posted 5 months ago
By Aberdeen City Council

Salary £23,558 - £26,936 pro rata
Deadline 18 March 2018

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Job: JQuery Instructor required

Java Scipt / JQuery instructor required for delivering classroom courses in Edinburgh. May be asked to go onsite around Scotland.

Posted 9 months ago
By Java Script

Salary £300 per day + travel outside Edinburgh
Deadline 20 April 2018

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Job: Life Drawing Models

Life drawing models required for weekend work. Great as extra money during study periods. Get in touch for more information.

Posted 8 months ago
By Nude Life

Salary 50
Deadline 15 December 2018

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Job: Knitting Teachers

Have you ever thought about teaching a few knitting classes each week? If so, joining the Knitting For All family might be right up your street! Knitting for All's social mission is to spread knitting skills far and wide so that everyone around the globe has access to this life-enhancing skill. Our teachers work part-time and fit their classes in around other work and family commitments. Some of them do just a couple of classes a week and others work a busy schedule of back to back classes together with crafty parties and one-off workshops. It’s completely flexible - you do as much or as little as you like.

Posted one year ago
By Knitting For All Ltd