Jobs in Northamptonshire

We work directly with local authorities in Northamptonshire to fill a variety temporary and permanent vacancies across the county.

Some of our current and 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.

Commissioning, Quality and Outcomes Officer – Mental Health

We are looking for someone to provide a comprehensive monitoring and contract management service that focuses upon the quality of support and care within the Council commissioned services for vulnerable adults (Mental Health), carers and

Temporary
3 months initially
Full-time
Northamptonshire
£15.72 per hour, (£30,332 p/a)

Caretaker – West Northamptonshire Council

Opus Northamptonshire on behalf of West Northamptonshire Council is looking for a Caretaker to be based at The Abbey Advice and Resource Centre, Market Square, Daventry NN11 4XG. This opportunity is for an initial 12 weeks with a possibility to go

Temporary
12 weeks initially
Full-time
Northamptonshire
£9.54 per hour

Fixed Location Support Worker – Wellingborough

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 residents by working as a Fixed Location

Temporary
on going
Full-time
Northamptonshire
£9.36 per hour

Community Support Worker

This is a fantastic role within the community that can make a huge difference in people’s lives. This job is very rewarding and fulfilling and would be a great experience. As a Community Support Worker you will be helping vulnerable people in

Temporary
on going
Part-time
Northamptonshire
£9.36 per hour

Pensions Officers x2

Opus Northamptonshire on behalf of West Northamptonshire Council is looking for two experienced Pensions Officers to join Pensions Service Team. Both posts are full- time, working from home available, initially for 6 months. Job Purpose: To

Temporary
initially 6 months
Full-time
Northamptonshire
£13.41 per hour

Newly Qualified Social Worker (ASYE Qualified) – NCT Intake & Assessment Team

We are seeking a Newly Qualified Social Worker that has completed their AYSE year and are keen to be in permanent employment. Make a difference at NCT, all whilst having the luxury of being mentored and support by an experienced Service manager or

Temporary
6 months, then permanent
Full-time
Northamptonshire
£17.00 per hour, Plus £6000 bonus paid after 6 months, followed by £31,865 permanent salary

Mentors/Service Manager – NCT Intake & Assessment Team

We are looking for 2 experienced hands-on social workers who have an exceptional understanding of intake and assessment/front end, who can develop and support the newly qualified social workers as their caseload increases. We would look for you to

Temporary
6 months
Full-time
Northamptonshire
From £50.00 to £55.00 per hour, Plus £400 conversion bonus

Transport Planner x4

Opus Northamptonshire on behalf of West Northamptonshire Council is looking for 4 Transport Planners to assess, plan, implement, monitor and review requests for transport and ensure that the service meets the demands and specialist requirements of

Temporary
Initially 3 months
Full-time
Northamptonshire
£12.00 per hour

Customer Information Officer Trainee x5

Opus Northamptonshire on behalf of West Northamptonshire Council is looking for five Customer Information Officer Trainees to join Customer Service Team in The Guildhall, NN1 1DE. This is a full- time, office- based role. Possible temp to perm-

Temporary
initially 12 weeks, permanent role subject to performance
Full-time
Northamptonshire
£9.75 per hour

Team Leader – Reablement Team – 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 people return home to live their lives as they can by joining the

Temporary
Ongoing, moving to a permanent role after 12 weeks if successful.
Full-time
Northamptonshire
From £8.91 to £9.25 per hour

Reablement Team Supervisor – 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 people return home to live their lives as they can by joining the

Temporary
Ongoing, moving to a permanent role after 12 weeks if successful.
Full-time
Northamptonshire
£9.35 per hour, Enhancements are made for weekend working.

Reablement Support Worker – North Northamptonshire Council – Office based.

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 residents by working as an office based

Temporary
Ongoing, moving to a permanent role after 12 weeks if successful.
Full-time
Northamptonshire
£8.91 per hour, Enhancements are made for weekend working.

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

Night Support Worker – 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 residents by working as a Night Care

Temporary
Ongoing, moving to a permanent role after 12 weeks if successful.
Full-time
Northamptonshire
£11.73 per hour

Reablement Support Worker – 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 residents by working as a Reablement Support

Temporary
Ongoing, moving to a permanent role after 12 weeks if successful.
Full-time
Northamptonshire
£8.91 per hour, Enhancements are made for weekend working.

Environmental Health Officer- Environmental Protection

Opus Northamptonshire on behalf of North Northamptonshire Council is looking for a qualified EHO with environmental protection experience (especially nuisance complaints) and an acoustics qualification (either the Institute of Acoustics Diploma in

Temporary
initially 12 weeks, permanent role subject to performance
Full-time
Northamptonshire
£40.00 per hour, negotiable

Temporary Senior Information Governance Administrator

We are seeking a Temporary Senior Information Governance Administrator to provide administrative support within North Northamptonshire Council. The overall purpose of this job is to provide an administrative, secretarial and executive support

Environmental Health Officer

Opus Northamptonshire on behalf of East Northamptonshire Council is looking for Environmental Health Officer with Food Inspection Qualifications and Experience. Duties: Involve the inspection of commercial premises for all environmental health

Temporary
initially 12 weeks
Full-time
Northamptonshire
From £25.00 to £28.00 per hour, negotiable

Registered Manager – Elderly Care

We’re currently recruiting for a Registered Manager with experience in Elderly Care, preferably with knowledge of specialist care and reablement services. Our client’s lovely home is looking to appoint a new manager on a permanent basis,

Permanent
Full-time
Northamptonshire
Annual salary: £39,456

RGN – Night shift

We’re seeking 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, and the home is looking to appoint someone on a

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

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

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 to offer support to local care homes in Northamptonshire. The ideal candidate will be compassionate, enthusiastic, kind and someone who loves working with the elderly.

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

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.

Social Worker – Adult’s Services – Northamptonshire

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

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

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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 in Northamptonshire

Opus’ Northampton based recruitment team work closely with local authorities in Northamptonshire, as well as 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.