Current Vacancies

 

We work with local authorities and businesses across Suffolk, Cambridgeshire, Northamptonshire and Milton Keynes to fill temporary and permanent jobs in a range of sectors including, business support & administration, social care and management, amongst many others.

Our current and most frequently filled roles are listed below, but we also regularly fill more ad-hoc roles, so if you don’t see the job for you below, please get in touch and one of our consultants will be glad to help you find a role that suits you.

General HR Administrator

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic individual with high quality communication and general admin skills to role out a General HR Administration role at Clare Lodge secure homes. As a General HR Administrator, you will provide efficient and

Temporary
12 weeks Temporary then to Permanent for the right candidate.
Full-time
Peterborough
Contact us, £19,312 - £20,092 per annum

Client Funds Officer

Opus People Solutions, on behalf of West Northamptonshire Council, are looking for a Client Funds Officer to provide an effective, customer focused support service to users of the Client Funds service, systems and processes. The Client Fund Officer

Temporary
Initially 3 months, ongoing
Full-time
Northamptonshire
£10.43 per hour

Senior Business Support Assistant – Children’s Social Care

As a Senior Business Support Assistant, you will provide a flexible, effective and confidential business support service delivering to Children’s Social Care teams. You will provide a proactive and “forward thinking” approach to the role and

Temporary
TBC
Full-time
Milton Keynes
£13.21 per hour

Registration Service Administrator – Part Time

Opus People Solutions on behalf of West Northamptonshire Council are looking for a Registration Service Administrator that will provide administrative support to customers and colleagues in a busy office environment. The role requires extensive

Temporary
Initially 3 months, ongoing
Part-time
Northamptonshire
£9.48 per hour

Business Officer (Part-time)

Opus People Solutions, on behalf of Cambridgeshire County Council, are looking for 2 part- time (18.5 hrs per week) Business Officers to support the administrative functions around Strategy Meetings within Children’s Services. The role would be

Temporary
Ongoing
Part-time
Cambridgeshire
£10.41 per hour

Business Support Officer – Remote

Opus People Solutions, on behalf of Cambridgeshire County Council, are looking for a Business Support Officer to support the Lateral Flow Testing Team. The role is full- time, 37 hours per week and fully remote working. Initially, till the end of

Temporary
Initially till end of March 2022
Full-time
From £10.41 to £11.27 per hour

Debt Recovery Administrator x4

Opus People Solutions, on behalf of West Northamptonshire Council, are looking for 4 Debt Recovery Administrators to join the Debt Recovery Team. We are looking for an enthusiastic, innovative and aspirational people with drive and determination to

Temporary
Initially 3 months
Full-time
Northamptonshire
£13.00 per hour

Household Support Fund Coordinators

Opus People Solutions on behalf of Cambridgeshire County Council is looking for Household Support Fund Coordinators. In light of the recent announcement from Government with funding to support households across Cambridgeshire and Peterborough you

Temporary
Initially end of March 2022.
Full-time
Cambridgeshire
£14.38 per hour

Business Support Administrators – Household Support Fund

Opus People Solutions on behalf of Cambridgeshire County Council is looking for Household Support Fund Business Support Administrators. In light of the recent announcement from Government with funding to support households across Cambridgeshire

Temporary
March 2022 with possibility of extension
Full-time
Cambridgeshire
£10.41 per hour

Registration Service Administrator

Opus People Solutions on behalf of West Northamptonshire Council are looking for Registration Service Administrators. As a Registration Service Administrator, you will provide administrative support to customers and colleagues in a busy office

Temporary
3 months, with possibility of extension
Part-time
Northamptonshire
£9.48 per hour

Independence and Wellbeing Advisors

Are you looking to start a career in Social Work? Or are you studying for a qualification within Social Work and are keen to gain some employment knowledge alongside your studies? Are you a passionate, motivated, resilient individual who would like

Independence and Wellbeing Advisors – Weekend/Evening

Are you looking to start a career in Social Work? Or are you studying for a qualification within Social Work and are keen to gain some employment knowledge alongside your studies? Are you a passionate, motivated, resilient individual who would like

Temporary
Part-time
Suffolk
From £8.98 to £9.81 per hour, rising to £9.81 after 12 weeks

Customer Service Advisor – Stowmarket

Suffolk County Council are looking for Customer Service Advisors to provide high quality and professional front line advice to their customers through one point of contact. The customer experience you will provide will be accurate, efficient,

Temporary
3-6 months
Full-time
Suffolk
£8.98 per hour

Business Support Assistant – North Northamptonshire Council

This is the time when you can make a real difference in other people’s lives. Helping vulnerable people is one of the most fulfilling and rewarding jobs you could do. Help bring smiles to the faces of customers by working as a Business Support

Temporary
Ongoing, moving to a permanent role after 12 weeks if successful.
Full-time
Northamptonshire
£8.91 per hour

Business Support Officer

On behalf of Suffolk County Council, Opus People Solutions are seeking a Business Support Officer to undertake a comprehensive range of administrative duties to support the efficient delivery of services to the Practice, Development and Quality

Temporary
3 months, possibility of extension.
Full-time
£9.92 per hour

Why Choose a job with Opus?

    • We have access to the majority of our clients’ roles before they go to external agencies. This means that by registering with Opus you hear about opportunities in your desired area first!

 

    • Our consultants are focused on finding the right role for you. You will never be pressured into applying for a role that doesn’t suit you and we will work with you to establish exactly what you require from your next job.

 

  • Our team are on hand to provide support throughout the whole recruitment process and can provide additional advice such and CV and interview tips, where needed, to help take the stress out of your job search. It is our job to find you a job.

Testimonials

“The team are really friendly and reliable. Due to my studies, I’ve been temping for a few years now, and I have never had an issue of finding temp work through Opus. I highly recommend them.”

Rachel Day, Business Support Officer

‘”I have found Opus People Solutions to be effective and efficient. Staff in the team take good care to help candidates and managers, with accurate information and advice.”

Balwinder Kaur, Interim Assistant Director

“Opus was very helpful in the recruitment process, I was lucky enough to get a placement within the council instantly. The team are incredibly friendly and are always happy to help.”

Jamaal Guthrie, Customer Service Advisor

“I have had great success working with Opus on our recruitment requirements. The level of success we have experienced working with Opus and sourcing and filling our vacancies, has been excellent. I have built up a brilliant working relationship with them, they have taken the time to fully understand our business and recruitment needs.”

Hannah Pittock, Schools’ Choice

“After I left college I was a temporary worker with Opus for nearly 2 years. About 4 months into my last assignment, I was offered to take the role permanently! I would highly recommend Opus to anybody. Their customer service is great, they’re very reliable, friendly, considerate and approachable!”

Josh Douglas, Learning Development Co-ordinator

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Opus is a recruitment agency that places people first and we are proud of our professional, customer focused service and thriving reputation for excellence.
We work closely with organisations to make sure we find candidates who are a right fit for the role and ensure we place you in a job that complements your skill and enables you to thrive in the workplace, but don’t just take our word for it:
“I only have positive things to say about Opus. From the first communication they have been professional and are always happy to help with any requests or questions. I have to say, my experience with Opus was by far the most positive experience with a recruitment agency I have come across.”

Business Support Officer

“My experience with Opus is a very positive one in terms of both an employee of a council seeking to recruit social workers on a temporary basis and, more recently, as an Opus candidate looking for a placement. The communication and support from Opus is excellent and I will continue to strongly recommend Opus to others.”

Social work manager/candidate

At Opus, we offer an opportunity to build experience in many different areas of the organisations we work with. Many of our workers move on to have successful careers as a result of their initial placement with us, so whether you’re looking for regular, short term assignments to build some experience, or a foot in the door to start you career in Local Government, we’ll be glad to help you get going