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.

Project Officer

Working remotely during Covid-19/normal office base Shire Hall, Cambridge, with move to Waterbeach/travel to site visits as required As a temporary Project Officer working for Cambridgeshire County Council through Opus Cambridgeshire, you will form

Temporary
Up to three months/covering secondment
Full-time
Cambridgeshire
£11.50 per hour

Independence and Wellbeing Advisor

We are seeking an Independence and Wellbeing Advisor to be responsible for a seamless transition between day and night services enabling Suffolk County Council to fulfil its statutory duties to vulnerable adults, children and families. This role

Temporary
3 months initially
Full-time
Suffolk
From £13.74 rising to £9.55 after 12 weeks per hour

Administrators – Cambridgeshire County Council

We are regularly seeking administrators/business support officers to provide temporary administrative support to a number of teams/directorates within Cambridgeshire County Council. Responsibilities may vary between each individual role, however a

Temporary
Various
Full-time
Cambridgeshire
From £9.55 to £10.14 per hour

Business Support Officers – Cambridgeshire County Council

We are regularly looking for business support officers to work within Cambridgeshire County Council. The aim of this role is to provide administrative and secretarial support to teams within the council, in order to enable the council to deliver a

Temporary
Various
Full-time
Cambridgeshire
From £10.14 to £22.60 per hour

Administrators – Northamptonshire County Council

We are regularly seeking administrators/business support officers to fill temporary vacancies within a number of teams/directorates in Northamptonshire County Council. Responsibilities may vary between each individual role, however a general job

Temporary
Various
Full-time
Northamptonshire
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Business Support Assistants – Northamptonshire County Council

At Opus we recruit to all temporary Business Support and Administration roles in Northamptonshire County Council. Responsibilities may vary between each individual role, however a general job description for a Business Support Officer can be found

Temporary
Various
Full-time
Northamptonshire
Contact us

Legal Secretary

Opus People Solutions are seeking an experienced Secretary to join our client’s expanding team. As an industry leader you will be joining a well-respected firm in the local area. Previous experience would be an advantage but if you are an

Permanent
Full-time
Suffolk
Annual salary from £20,000 to £23,500

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