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Argyll and Bute is located in the North West Coast of Scotland is largely a rural area .Its population is is around 91,000 ,with around 50,000 off employment age.The largest towns include Helensburgh to the south and Dunoon and Lochgilphead further North. The region due to it's wide land mass of over 6,000 square miles and smaller comparative population is largely rural. Historically the regions industries were fishing, farming and some heavy industries including iron smelting. Tourism because of its scenic beauty also grew and remains to this day an important employer across Argyll and Bute.

Locations such as Oban, Islands of Islay an Jura continue to attract thousands of visitors each year due to their scenic beauty and their importance as major world renowned whisky producers with distilleries and visitor centres.

Tourism on the whole is a seasonal employer for the region with peak employment in the summer months. Permanent employment comes from varied industries and sectors. Public administration is the biggest supplier of jobs. Argyll and Bute council and NHS Highland are the largest employers. At Faslane and Coulport on the River Clyde the the MOD -Ministry of Defence -has two naval bases which are the UK's largest, it has been suggested that they provide around 12,000 jobs to the local economy with civilian and military personnel connected to the base.

The region too has a strong service sector such as finance and retail. Glasgow based Webhelp UK for example has a contact centre on Dunoon employing over 220 permanent call service staff. Distribution and transport are key employers too, largely due to Argyll and Bute's relative remoteness and spread and need for strong logistical suppliers and connections.

For all the latest jobs in Oban ,Helensburgh and across Argyll and Bute you will find them here on Scotjobsnet.

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Head Teacher

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  • Company: Argyll & Bute Council
  • Region: Argyll and Bute

Job Description Department: Community Services - Education Closing Date: 7 December 2018Requirements Head Teacher, Port Charlotte Primary School, Isle of Islay Relocation package offered...

Additional Support Needs Assistant

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  • Company: Argyll & Bute Council
  • Region: Argyll and Bute

Job Description Department: Community Services - Education Closing Date: 7 December 2018Requirements ASN Assistant, within the Cowal Area (current hours are at Kirn Primary School to provide...

Gaelic Language Auxilary

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  • Company: Argyll & Bute Council
  • Region: Argyll and Bute

Job Description Department: Community Services - Education Closing Date: 7 December 2018Requirements Gaelic speaking adult required to support Gaelic students with their on-line learnng via...

Team Leader - Asset Management

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  • Company: Argyll & Bute Council
  • Region: Argyll and Bute

Department: Development and Infrastructure Closing Date: Friday 7 December 2018 Team Leader - Asset Management required to work within the Roads and Amenity Services team based at Manse Brae...

Class Teacher

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  • Company: Argyll & Bute Council
  • Region: Argyll and Bute

  Department: Community Services - Education Closing Date: 6 December 2018 We are looking to recruit a teacher with specialist knowledge, and/or an interest in developing knowledge and ex...

Classroom Assistant

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  • Company: Argyll & Bute Council
  • Region: Argyll and Bute

Department: Community Services - EducationClosing Date: 13 November 2018An opportunity has arisen for a Classroom Assistant to join a dedicated team of staff in Kirn Primary SchoolApplicants should no...

Teacher of PE

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  • Company: Argyll & Bute Council
  • Region: Argyll and Bute

Department: Community Services Closing Date: 29 November 2018 Argyll and Bute Council are looking to recruit 3 PE Teachers in Oban High School.Applicants should note that: This post is not s...

Technical Assistant

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  • Company: Argyll & Bute Council
  • Region: Argyll and Bute

Department - Development & Infrastructure Closing Date:- 07 December 2018   This is an excellent opportunity to gain experience working for the Councils Regulatory Services team. You...

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