Welcome to the Strath Union JobShop!  If you are are keen to ‘earn while you learn’ then you have come to the right place.  We guarantee that every job listed here will pay the Living Wage (minimum £8.91) and there is not a zero-hour contract in sight!

The JobShop is really easy to use - just have a look through the listings below and follow the application process as shown on each vacancy. Check out the links in the menu for other employability and jobs info. Any job that at least the Real Living Wage will appear as a Featured Listing!

We hope you find the perfect job to see you through your studies and please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions about the JobShop!

We are also currently trialling a new service - JobShop Appointments - an informal service providing students applying for part-time jobs with advice on how to find these jobs, tips on CVs and Cover Letters, as well as mock interviews and more. You can book an appointment here

If you don't see a deadline next to a vacancy, that means recruitment is ongoing - it's best to send your CV in as soon as possible to avoid missing out.

We also share any relevant vacancy posts we find on our social media page, @StrathOpportunities

Current Vacancies


  • Hygienic Disinfection Services Cleaning Operative

    Date Added:Tue 24 May 2022

    Application Deadline:Thu 11 Aug 2022

    Details:Part-time and full-time temporary cleaning roles available starting mid-June & ending mid-September at student accommodation sites across Glasgow & Paisley. Hours are primarily Monday - Friday, 09.00 - 17.00 but occasional evening or weekend work may be required/available. Training, uniform and PPE are provided.

  • Quarriers Summertime Project Worker

    Salary: from £10.50

    Date Added:Mon 23 May 2022

    Application Deadline:Thu 09 Jun 2022

    Details:We are looking for 2 Part Time Project Worker for 28 hours per week for July and August 2022. This temporary role offers flexibility and the opportunity to gain valuable experience in the care sector whilst making a positive impact on the lives of the children and young people we support. There is also the option of joining our bank of relief workers after the contact ends. For more information about this role please contact Sandra Semple 01505 616020/ 07812 228449

    Hours per week:28

  • Voluntary Action South Ayrshire Volunteering Promotion and Marketing Development Officer

    Date Added:Fri 20 May 2022

    Application Deadline:Fri 17 Jun 2022

    Details:This is a new and exciting one-year post which would be ideal for a recent graduate to gain valuable work experience, as well as have an insight into a possible career path within the Third Sector. You would be employed by Voluntary Action South Ayrshire, (VASA), the Third Sector Interface for South Ayrshire whose strapline is “We Make Help Happen” and who are passionate about enhancing the lives of local people and the environment. You will be part of a small core team of professional

    Hours per week:35

  • Strathclyde Information Services Project Assistants (12 week fixed contract)

    Date Added:Fri 20 May 2022

    Application Deadline:Thu 26 May 2022

    Details:The Project Assistants will be located within the IS Collaboration Services Team, working with the Unified Timetabling and Resource Booking project team, in line with the existing governance of the Information Services Directorate (www.strath.ac.uk/is/) The posts will be part of the Administrative and Professional staff category, at a Grade PR04, reporting to the Collaboration Services Manager

    Hours per week:35

  • mthree Brand Ambassador

    Date Added:Tue 17 May 2022

    Application Deadline:Sun 07 Aug 2022

    Details:We are looking for proactive and organised student marketers to join us for the academic year 2022-2023 to become a mthree Brand Ambassadors. You will become a key part of our team, being our on-campus voice to help promote our exciting Alumni programme and opportunities within mthree.

    Hours per week:15

  • Giffnock PA Personal Assistant

    Salary: £12.50

    Date Added:Fri 29 Apr 2022

    Details:To assist young disabled woman in accessing the environment.

    Hours per week:10, 20

  • Eternity the Jewellers Retail Sales Advisor

    Salary: £8.91 per hour + incentives

    Date Added:Fri 29 Apr 2022

    Hours per week:16, 24

  • Arc Hospitality Hospitality Work at The Open 2022

    Salary: £9.90 - £11.09 £9.90 per hour + Holiday pay = £11.09 per hour (some roles receive a higher rate such as Team Leaders and Chefs)

    Date Added:Fri 22 Apr 2022

    Application Deadline:Thu 30 Jun 2022

    Details:Do you want a summer job that will help pay for your holidays but still give you time to enjoy the summer? Want to learn valuable skills that you can transfer to any workplace? Fancy serving some of the world’s most prestigious clientele and sporting fans? Then we’ve got the summer job for you!

  • Stocks Hotel Limited Food and Beverage Supervisor

    Salary: £9.00 This is a live in position with all food, board and lodging, laundry, WIFI deducted and a net salary paid. The Island has no income tax and as such the salary is paid with no deduction of for tax. Tips are split equally across all staff.

    Date Added:Thu 14 Apr 2022

    Application Deadline:Tue 31 May 2022

    Details:Assisting the food and beverage service in our poolside bistro, residents bar and restaurant in our busy, family owned hotel on the Island of Sark, Channel Islands. Working as part of a small team we provide

  • Edinburgh University Students’ Association Customer Service

    Salary: £9.38 - £10.99 Wage per hour: Minimum wage and above

    Date Added:Wed 13 Apr 2022

    Application Deadline:Wed 03 Aug 2022

    Details:Edinburgh University Students’ Association are looking for people who can offer amazing customer service and contribute to our unique and vibrant hospitality spaces this Summer. You will work at the heart of the Festivals, surrounded by a great team atmosphere. Pay is competitive and rates may change depending on age, venues and positions.


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  • Fri 27 May 2022 16:30
    Organisation: Clyde Community Hall
    Salary: Sessional
    Location: Glasgow
    Closing Date: Friday 10th June 2022
  • Fri 27 May 2022 16:28
    Organisation: Sustrans
    Salary: £32,475 – £38,855
    Location: Hybrid – Edinburgh/Glasgow
    Closing Date: Thursday 23rd June 2022
  • Fri 27 May 2022 16:19
    Organisation: Mindspace Limited
    Salary: £25,207 pro-rata
    Location: Perth
    Closing Date: Friday 10th June 2022
  • Fri 27 May 2022 16:01
    Organisation: Youthlink Scotland
    Salary: £29,561 pro-rata
    Location: 60% home-based and 40% at the YouthLink Scotland offices in Edinburgh with flexible working.
    Closing Date: Monday 20th June 2022
  • Fri 27 May 2022 16:00
    Organisation: Healthlink 360
    Salary: £40,500 pro-rata
    Location: Carberry, East Lothian
    Closing Date: Thursday 16th June 2022