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Ayrshire on the West Coast of Scotland has a total population of around 340,000 (North,East and South Ayrshire) with it's prinicipal towns of Ayr, Kimarnock and Irvine. Today Ayrshire's economy provides around 82,000 jobs, they are in the following sectors - 33% are in the Public sector, 15% retail trade and around 14% in tourism.

Ayrshire after the de-industrialisation period in the 19th and 20th Century was blighted by high unemployment and limited opportunities. Examples included the end of deep cast coal mining with 14,000 coal miners employed and at it's peak Ayrshire had over 100 coal mines. Shipbuilding and the fishing industry were also integral to  the local economy along with the textile and weaving industries which all became obsolete.

The modern Ayrshire now is a place for investment and has experienced the creation of new jobs within the modern service industries. Leading Contact centre companies including Teleperformance and Webhelp UK have large call centres in Kilmarnock supplying over 1000+ permanent jobs on full and part time basis.

The region is also one of Scotland's most visited areas as a tourist destination with many sporting and historical attractions and beauty spots. Ayrshire has witnessed growth year on year to the region of visitor numbers, causing a simultaneous job growth in the tourism and associated sectors. A favourite location  within the region is the Isle of Arran which can be reached by ferry from Ardrossan and has many hotels on restaurants for the tourist. Golf in Ayrshire is also world renowned and attracts golfers from around the globe, courses such as Royal Troon, Prestwick and Turnberry are Championship courses and past venues for the British  Open. Turnberry  is owned by American Tycoon and President Donald Trump and is an exclusive golf resort creating many hundreds of new jobs in catering, hospitality and leisure sectors. The hospitality industry is important to the region because of it's coastal location as a whole with nearly 70 hotels employing permanent and seasonal staff.

Like other regions in Scotland the public sector remains the biggest employer - North,East and South Ayrshire Council's are the largest employers along with the NHS in Ayrshire. The regions education sector with Ayrshire college, a further education establishment, having campuses in both Ayr and Kilmarnock employs lecturers and affiliated support and administration staff.

Within the private sector the retail industry is a significant provider of jobs with shopping hubs in Ayr, Kilmarnock, and Irvine.

The modern Ayrshire is now on the up with employment opportunities. For all the latest jobs in Kilmarnock ,Ayr ,Irvine and across Ayrshire you will find them here on Scotjobsnet. 

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Catering Assistant (Temporary) (Part Time)

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  • Company: North Ayrshire Council
  • Region: Ayrshire

Job Summary Temporary until 31 March 2020 This post is based in the Catering team within our FM Service. Reporting to the Catering Manager, you will be involved in the day to day running of the...

Catering Assistant (Temporary) (Part Time)

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  • Company: North Ayrshire Council
  • Region: Ayrshire

Job Summary Temporary until 31 March 2020 This post is based in the Catering team within our Facilities Management Service. Reporting to the Catering Manager, you will be involved in the day to...

Catering Assistant (Temporary) (Part Time)

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  • Company: North Ayrshire Council
  • Region: Ayrshire

Job Summary Temporary until 31 March 2020 This post is based in the Catering team within our FM Service. Reporting to the Catering Manager, you will be involved in the day to day running of kit...

Teacher of Physical Education, Loudoun Academy

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  • Company: East Ayrshire Council
  • Region: Ayrshire

Job Description The duties of a teacher working in East Ayrshire Council are defined in Annex B of the national agreement "A teaching profession for the 21st century" and the Standard for Full Reg...

Principal Teacher of English and Modern Languages

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  • Company: North Ayrshire Council
  • Region: Ayrshire

Job Summary This post is based within our Education & Youth Employment Service. Reporting to the Head Teacher. As part of the management team of Irvine Royal Academy, you will lead, manage and giv...

DevOps Technician X2 (Perm & Temp) - County Buildings, Ayr SOA04344

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  • Company: South Ayrshire Council
  • Region: Ayrshire

Job Description What is the role? The DevOps Technician provides Level 1 support services to aid the delivery of a variety of infrastructure products and services (Data Centre, Desktop, Device...

Teacher of Biology, Doon Academy

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  • Company: East Ayrshire Council
  • Region: Ayrshire

Job Description The duties of a teacher working in East Ayrshire Council are defined in Annex B of the national agreement "A teaching profession for the 21st century" and the Standard for Full Reg...

Early Years Practitioner (Term Time) Temp - Kincaidston Early Years Centre SOA04333

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  • Company: South Ayrshire Council
  • Region: Ayrshire

Job Description What is the role? •To work as an effective member of an Early Years team assisting in the delivery of a flexible, high quality learning and childcare which meets the needs of yo...

Casual Social Care Worker - Chalmers Road, Ayr SOA04330

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  • Company: South Ayrshire Council
  • Region: Ayrshire

Job Description What is the role? To ensure the well-being of residents by maintaining recognised standards of both care and practice within the unit. Please click on the option to downl...

Casual Day Centre Officer - Arran View Support Service Service, Ayr SOA04337

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  • Company: South Ayrshire Council
  • Region: Ayrshire

Job Description What is the role? To support people regardless of age or disability to lead ordinary lives as laid out by the Scottish Executive’s National Care Standards. This will involve pro...

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