Jobs in Cambridgeshire

We work directly with Cambridgeshire County Council and also a number of private sector organisations to fill temporary and permanent vacancies across various locations in Cambridgeshire.

Some of our most frequently filled jobs are shown below, but by registering with us today, you’ll receive notifications on all jobs that we are recruiting to, for the categories that interest you.

Project Officer – Chisholm Trail x 2

As a temporary Project Officer working for Cambridgeshire County Council through Opus Cambridgeshire, you will provide additional resource for Chisholm Trail –

Temporary
Three months initially
Full-time
Cambridgeshire
£15.78 per hour, PAYE

Commercial Surveyor

As a Commercial Surveyor for Cambridgeshire County Council through Opus Cambridgeshire you will deliver a range of estate management case work for the Strategic Assets team. Working from home/based at Shire Hall, Cambridge as required/on a rota

Temporary
13 weeks initially
Full-time
Cambridgeshire
£50.00 per hour, umbrella / £38.35 per hour, PAYE

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

Children’s Support Worker

Opus Cambridgeshire is looking for support workers who like working with children. We have three children’s homes across Cambridge that offer respite care to young people who have learning disabilities, and may also have physical and/or

Temporary
Full-time
Cambridgeshire
£10.14 per hour

Transformation Manager

As a Transformation Manager working for Cambridgeshire County Council through Opus Cambridgeshire, you will offer a strategic oversight of critical programmes of work both at an organisational and wider (public service) system level, leading /

Temporary
Initial three months
Full-time
Cambridgeshire
£25.54 per hour

Contract Management Officer

As a Contract Management Officer for Cambridgeshire County Council through Opus Cambridgeshire, you will assist in the management, development, commissioning and maintenance of the County Council’s highways and transportation

Temporary
13 weeks initially/covering vacant role
Full-time
Cambridgeshire
From £11.50 to £15.78 per hour

Premises Project Manager

As a Premises Project Manager for Cambridgeshire County Council through Opus Cambridgeshire, you will manage a programme of projects for alterations, improvements and churn in Cambridgeshire County Council office premises in Cambridgeshire.

Temporary
13 weeks initially/project work
Full-time
Cambridgeshire
£22.40 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

Social Worker – Adult’s Services – Cambridgeshire County Council

We are seeking experienced Qualified Social Workers for locum assignments across various teams in Cambridgeshire County Council Adult’s Services. We are looking for committed and enthusiastic professionals to deliver and provide social work

Temporary
3 months initially
Full-time
Cambridgeshire
From £28.00 to £32.00 per hour

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    • 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.

 

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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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Working at Cambridgeshire

Opus’ Cambridge based recruitment team work closely with Cambridgeshire County Council and various private sector businesses to fill temporary and permanent vacancies.

Our dedicated recruitment consultants have considerable experience in the recruitment industry, both in the public and private sectors with a track record of delivering success. We work directly with our candidates’ and clients’ best interests in mind and are committed to placing candidates in a role where they can thrive.

Whether it’s temporary, permanent, full-time, part-time, public sector or private sector work you are looking for, our Cambridgeshire recruitment team are on hand to help find the right job for you.