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Job title Post Number Salary Closing date Vacancy Synopsis
Arboriculture/Tree Surgeon Apprentice VAC001738098 £159.10 Per Week Fri, 30/07/2021 - 17:15

Working in various locations in the Tendring District, the apprentice will assist the team with the felling of trees, pruning trees, removal of trees, planting trees, clearing storm damaged trees, safe operation of all relevant equipment including chainsaws, woodchippers and stump grinders (this list is not exhaustive).

Horticultural Apprentice VAC001738113 £159.10 Per Week Fri, 30/07/2021 - 17:15

Maintenance of formal garden areas, planting of seasonal flower beds, grass & hedge cutting using powered pedestrian and ride on equipment, shrub bed maintenance, the application of pesticides, provision & maintenance of grass sports pitches, cemeteries including grave digging by manual & mechanical methods.

Casual Public Convenience Cleaners 20001047 £9.24 per hour Sun, 01/08/2021 - 17:15
To achieve and maintain the highest standards of hygiene at all of our public conveniences in the Tendring District.
Casual Shift Supervisor 20001058 £10.21 per hour Sun, 01/08/2021 - 17:15

An exciting opportunity has arisen for Casual Shift Supervisors at Harwich Sports Centre.

Casual Aerobics Instructor (All Sites) Various £27.16 per hour Sun, 01/08/2021 - 17:15

We are seeking a casual Aerobics/dance instructors for Clacton Leisure Centre.

Temporary Community Ambassador 40001076 £25,481 - £27,741 per annum pro rata Sun, 01/08/2021 - 17:15

To support the district as Community Ambassador (Seafronts), their main role is to engage, explain and encourage best practice and national COVID-19 secure guidance across Tendring, operating in public facing settings including engagement with business, key locations and experienced and projected settings, in order to increase preventative capacity supporting other officers.

Casual Theatre Technician 20001041 £9.81 per hour Sun, 01/08/2021 - 17:15

The Princes Theatre is looking for experienced technicians to become part of a busy theatre team.

Level 3 Digital Communications Apprentice 50001001 Apprenticeship Wage Sun, 01/08/2021 - 17:15

We have an exciting opportunity to join our Communications Team as a Level 3 Digital Communications Apprentice. 

Finance and Procurement Assistant 10001350 £18,562 - £20,092 per annum pro rata Sun, 01/08/2021 - 17:15

We have an opportunity for a Finance and Procurement Assistant to join our Finance and Purchasing Team. 

Housing Solutions (Homelessness) Support Apprentice VAC001729413 £159.10 Per Week Sun, 01/08/2021 - 17:15

You will be part of a busy housing solutions team, providing support to the team as well as completing online homeless applications for vulnerable people. You will be dealing with general housing enquiries and any other enquiries regarding households who have approached the Council with a homeless situation.

Administrative Assistant Apprentice (G P Primary Choice) VAC001741169 Apprenticeship Wage Tue, 03/08/2021 - 17:15

GP Primary Choice is the GP Federation Company in North East Essex working for 32 GP practices in Colchester and Tendring. We have an exciting opportunity for an apprentice administrator to work at the phlebotomy (blood) clinic at the Clacton Hospital site.

NEE Digital Access Support Officer (Colchester Borough Council) COLREQ00569 £20,853 to £24,527 Thu, 05/08/2021 - 17:15

Working in partnership, Colchester Borough Council, Tendring District Council and North East Essex Clinical Commissioning Group, are providing residents and patients alike with more choices in how to access digital services. We are seeking a Digital Access Support Officer who can help us achieve this.


Fitness Instructor 10001299 £18,933 - £20,092 per annum Sun, 08/08/2021 - 17:15

We have an exciting opportunity to work as a Fitness Instructor at Dovercourt Bay Lifestyles.

Leisure Attendant 10001186 £18,562 per annum Sun, 08/08/2021 - 17:15

We have an exciting opportunity to work as a Full Time Leisure Attendant at Clacton Leisure Centre.

Duty Officer 10001073 £22,627 - £27,741 per annum Sun, 08/08/2021 - 17:15

We have an exciting opportunity to work as a Duty Officer at Dovercourt Bay Lifestyles, to be part of a busy team that strives to deliver first class customer service.

Casual Mobile Response Officer 20001062 £9.62 per hour, fully trained £10.62 per hour Sun, 29/08/2021 - 17:15

Can you keep a cool head in a crisis?

Tendring Careline currently provides a 24/7 365 response service to vulnerable people in need of assistant.

Casual Control Centre Operators ***Various Shifts*** 20001011 £18,562 - £18,933 per annum pro rata Sun, 29/08/2021 - 17:15

We are looking for Control Centre Operators.  
The control centre is open 24/7.