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Midlothian House 40-46 Buccleuch Street, EH22 1DN
£24,983 - £26,920 per year
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Position Type:
Full Time
36 hours per week

This position has expired.

Job Vacancy




Jobholders must be educated to SVQ level 3/ in a relevant subject such as HNC Information Technology, Information Management, Business Information Systems, or evidence of quivalent competency along with evidence of numeracy and literacy at Higher Grade.



Evidence of advanced MS Excel skills.

Evidence developed interpersonal skills to agree and implement changes in procedures.

An understanding of the relevant legislation associated with the retention of information.


Evidence of the ability to produce and manipulate data for a variety of uses using various query and reporting tools.

Previous Systems Administration experience including the provision of helpdesk service to colleagues and other stakeholders

Experience of the delivery of staff training.

Experience in the design and production of training/procedural/guidance documentation.

CLOSING DATE Monday 29th August 2022

INTERVIEW DATE Tuesday 6th September 2022                 


Job Advert

Position Title: Applications Support Officer

Position Number: RAE0033

Directorate: Place                        

Location: Business Services                            

Contract Status: Fixed Term until 31/03/2023 – a secondment would be considered         

Hours of Work: 36  

Working Pattern: 5 x 7.2 hours

Weeks per year: 52

Please note that it is Midlothian Councils policy that successful applicants will be appointed to the first point on the salary scale.

Based on you working 36 hours over 52 weeks per year the minimum actual salary for this position is £24,983.78 per annum.

Additional Information

If you have difficulty applying for this post or accessing attached documents, or if you have a disability and reasonable adjustment is required, please call 0131 271 3063 to speak to a member of the Recruitment Team stating the post reference number.

Midlothian Council is currently undergoing a period of transformation, changing and improving the way it delivers services in Midlothian. As a consequence, there are a number of existing employees for whom we are committed to seeking suitable alternative employment within the Council in accordance with our legal obligations. Candidates are advised that, for some vacancies, internal candidates in this situation will be interviewed before the wider selection pool and a slightly longer delay may be experienced before application outcomes can be advised to you. Thank you for your patience in this matter.