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John Finnie Street, Kilmarnock, KA1 1DD
£6.83 - £9.18 per hour
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Full Time
35 hours per week

This position has expired.

Job Description

Within an IT environment, to train and participate in “system life cycle duties” by providing technical support in the ICT infrastructure environment to support current and evolving digital transformation initiatives within East Ayrshire Council.

The level of participation will expand as the post holder's relevant experience and/or qualifications increase; and in order to assist with the promotion, delivery and integration of the key objectives in relation to those identified within the Finance and ICT Service Plan and the Community Plan.


To apply and be considered for these posts you must be a resident of East Ayrshire and must be aged between 16 and 24 years old. If you are care experienced or have a disability, you can apply up to the age of 29.

There are 2 full time temporary posts available. One will be within the Education IT Support - EdITS Team and one will be within the Networks Team. The admin base for these posts is The Opera House, John Finnie Street, Kilmarnock.

The hours of work are 35 per week.

The rate of pay for these posts is £6.83 for 16 - 20 year olds and £9.18 for 21 - 24 year olds.

Further Education (FE)

As part of this modern apprentice programme, the successful candidates will participate and complete the following:

Year 1 – SQFA Level 6 in IT and Telecommunications; this program will be facilitated by a 3rd party training partner of the Council

Year 2 / 3 – HNC or HND in Computing (Technical Support); this course will be undertaken on a day release basis at Ayrshire College (Kilwinning Campus). Course costs / travel expenses will be met by the Council.


Year 1 – salary will be as per the Council’s modern apprentice programmeYear 2 / Year 3 – Scottish National Living wage (dependant on attendance at FE College)