Apply for jobs with the council

Renfrewshire Council is the largest employer in the area and we have a wide range of occupations on offer.

Council vacancies are advertised on the myjobscotland website. You can search and apply for council and other Scottish public sector jobs online.

You can also now download the myjobscotland iPhone app, or follow @mjs_ren on Twitter.

If you can't use the online application, you can also download the application in Word or pdf format.

If you have any queries in relation to Renfrewshire Council vacancies, or need help filling in the form, please contact our recruitment team on 0300 300 0300 or email

As part of our commitment to improving equality of opportunity, we recognise the disadvantage experienced by disabled people and we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum conditions for jobs.

We can help you find work!

Invest in Renfrewshire is the council's £8m scheme to boost the local economy and tackle unemployment.

There may be job opportunities for you through the programme. Visit the Invest in Renfrewshire website for more information and to see details of current vacancies.

Invest in Renfrewshire offers wage subsidies to employers to help them take on new staff. It includes a graduate internship scheme, which matches young unemployed or underemployed graduates with project-led positions with local firms and within the council.

Young people aged 16 to 24 can visit our Youth Employability Hub, at Assurance House, 17-19 Gauze Street, Paisley.

Staff there will create a programme designed especially for you, helping you to search for jobs, polish your CV and applications, and match you to training and work experience.

Jobseekers aged 25 and over can visit Renfrewshire Employability Partnership, Mirren Chambers, 1A Gauze Street, Paisley.

You can also call 0300 300 1180 or email

Other help

You can visit your local job centre to browse advertised vacancies. Renfrewshire Libraries also have a range of resources to help you find your perfect job.

The JobCentre Plus Universal Jobmatch website contains links to vacancies across the UK. You can also search for jobs on Skills Development Scotland's My World of Work site.

You can also browse our list of useful job-search websites.

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Thursday, October 23, 2014