Jobs in Northamptonshire

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

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.

RGN – Night shift

Opus, on behalf of Northamptonshire County council, is looking to recruit a permanent RGN to join an experienced, hard working team based in Turn Furlong, Northamptonshire. A full time, night only position is going to be available from mid-March,

Permanent
Full-time
Northamptonshire
Annual salary from £31,000 to £35,000

Apprenticeships and Qualifications Manager

We are currently seeking a Apprenticeships and Qualifications Manager to join the team at Northamptonshire County Council on a full time basis for an initial 12 weeks.   Full job spec available on request.

Temporary
3 months
Full-time
Northamptonshire
£26.33 per hour

L&D Team Manager – Northamptonshire Children’s Trust

We are currently seeking at L&D Team Manager to join the HR team within Northamptonshire Children’s Trust. This is required on a part time basis of 24 hours per week – up to 6 months with 3 month review built in.   Full job

Temporary
3 months
Part-time
Northamptonshire
£25.86 per hour

Covid-19 Testers – Wellingborough

We’re seeking Lateral Flow Testing Outbreak Testers to provide support for a new Covid-19 lateral flow test centre in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire.

Temporary
Full-time
Northamptonshire
£15.72 per hour

Assistant Director – Education

We are seeking an Assistant Director- Education to be responsible for the leadership, development, and implementation of relevant strategies for the directorate and Council to deliver its corporate priorities.

Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) School Nurse

The aim of the school IPC Team is to provide and support all mainstream schools, education settings including residential and home educated countywide. The service will be supporting schools to implement the newly announced mass testing for school

Temporary
3 months
Full-time
Northamptonshire
£17.90 per hour

Public Health Quality Assurance and Improvement Officer

In this role you will be responsible for the performance management and quality improvement of a number of public health programmes and projects. The specific programmes are subject to change over time to meet the needs of the public health

Temporary
3 months
Full-time
Northamptonshire
£15.72 per hour

Social Workers – Northamptonshire Children’s Trust

We are currently supporting in the recruitment of social workers within the newly established Northamptonshire Children’s Trust. Northamptonshire Children’s Trust is building a journey of improvement for Children’s services in

Permanent
Full-time
Northamptonshire
Annual salary: £40,597, (from) Depending on role

MASH- Team Manager- Northamptonshire

We are looking for a dedicated Team Manager to join Northamptonshire County Council’s MASH Team for a locum assignment.

Temporary
3 months ongoing
Full-time
Northamptonshire
£40.00 per hour

MASH- Decision Maker Northamptonshire

We are seeking a MASH Decision Maker to deliver high quality social work services, at a level appropriate for a professionally qualified post, to young people and families to ensure the welfare of children and young people is safeguarded and they

Temporary
3months Ongoing
Full-time
Northamptonshire
£36.00 per hour

Duty and Assessment- Children’s Social Worker- Northamptonshire

We are looking to speak with Qualified Social Workers and Consultant Social Workers to join Northamptonshire County Councils Duty and Assessment Team (DAAT) to support young people and their families to ensure the welfare of children and young

Temporary
3months Ongoing
Full-time
Northamptonshire
£36.00 per hour

Care Assistants

We are currently looking to recruit temporary support workers/ care assistants on behalf of Northamptonshire County Council to offer support to local care homes. The ideal candidate will be compassionate, enthusiastic, kind and someone who loves

Temporary
Ongoing
Full-time
Northamptonshire
£8.72 per hour, Depending on shift

Assistant HR Business Partner

We are seeking an Assistant HR Business Partner to be responsible for the delivery of expert, professional HR advice and coaching to managers within a designated service area, on all aspects of HR, in order to ensure that the organisation has

Temporary
Full-time
Northamptonshire
From £20.00 to £22.00 per hour

Business Change Analyst

We are looking for an experienced Business Analyst to work on Northamptonshire County Council’s ERP Gold Implementation project for the Future Northants Programme. As Business Change Analyst, you will be part of a permanent in-house project

Temporary
Initial 6 months FTC
Full-time
Northamptonshire
£17.90 per hour

Strategic Manager – MASH

We are seeking an experienced Strategic Manager, with current Social Work England registration and previous leadership experience in a strategic role, to lead and manage the service to provide the highest quality front line multi-agency

Temporary
Initial 3 months
Full-time
Northamptonshire
Contact us, Rate to be discussed

Band 6 Occupational Therapist

Opus People Solutions are currently looking for an experienced Band 6 Occupational Therapist to join Northamptonshire Adult Social Services for a locum assignment. You will work as a discharge facilitator across both the acute Northampton General

Temporary
Initially 3 months
Full-time
Northamptonshire
From £28.00 to £31.00 per hour

Advanced Practitioner – Safeguarding

We have an exciting opportunity for an Advanced Practitioner to join Northamptonshire County Council’s Support and Safeguarding Team for a locum assignment. You will be an integral part of the team responsible for community-based social work

Temporary
3 months initially
Full-time
Northamptonshire
From £36.00 to £38.00 per hour

Team Manager

We are looking for a dedicated Team Manager to join Northamptonshire County Council’s Disabled Children’s Team for a locum assignment. You will play an important role in leading, managing and directing the Disabled Children’s Team

Temporary
Full-time
Northamptonshire
£40.00 per hour

Support Workers in Corby, Northampton

We are currently looking for support workers to work in residential care homes in Corby, Northampton.

Temporary
Ongoing
Full-time
Northamptonshire
From £8.72 to £16.42 per hour, Different rates for different shifts.

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

Social Worker – Adult’s Services – Northamptonshire County Council

We are seeking experienced qualified social workers for locum assignments across various teams in Northamptonshire County Council Adult Social Services. If you are a dedicated social worker, who is passionate about providing social work services to

Temporary
3 Months initially
Full-time
Northamptonshire
From £28.00 to £30.00 per hour

Policy Officer (Children’s Social Care)

We are seeking a Policy officer with previous experience in children social care, to join the team at Northamptonshire County Council. The postholder will work within the Policy Performance and Planning team to act as an equalities policy research

Temporary
Initial 3 months
Full-time
Northamptonshire
Contact us

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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Working in Northamptonshire

Opus’ Northampton based recruitment team work closely with Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire recruitment team are on hand to help find the right job for you.