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Lawyer - Childcare - People Team

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Range 6 £37,053 - £42,605 per annum
  • Closing date: 03/05/2019 (10 days left)
  • Posted: 4 days ago

We are recruiting for a Lawyer for our People Team you will be responsible for providing high quality legal advice, assistance and representation to the Council on legal matters relating to one or more areas of law: For Lawyers in the People team, the areas of law are: Child protection, Adult care...

HR Consultant - Schools

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Range 5 (£31,385 - £37,053) per annum, pro rata
  • Closing date: 07/05/2019 (13 days left)
  • Posted: 4 days ago

An exciting opportunity has arisen within our Schools HR Advice and Consultancy Service which would suit a dynamic and dedicated HR professional with CIPD level 5 or equivalent HR qualification and/or extensive relevant experience. The role involves delivering consultancy services to around 30 Medway...

Lawyer - Adults - People Team

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Range 6 £37,053 - £42,605 per annum
  • Closing date: 03/05/2019 (10 days left)
  • Posted: 4 days ago

We are recruiting for a Lawyer for our People Team you will be responsible for providing high quality legal advice, assistance and representation to the Council on legal matters relating to one or more areas of law: For Lawyers in the People team, the areas of law are: Child protection, Adult care...

Newly Qualified Social Worker – Adults Service

  • Location: Medway wide
  • Salary: £29,948 per annum / pro rata
  • Closing date: 03/05/2019 (10 days left)
  • Posted: 5 days ago

Medway Council are recruiting  newly  qualified  social workers  to  join  Adult   Services  in October  2019. The successful candidates will join one of our generic locality based teams or our Integrated Discharge team based at Medway maritime Hospital...

School Crossing Patrol (Byron Primary School)

  • Location: Byron Primary School
  • Salary: Range 1 (£13,794 - £15,840) per annum, pro rata. This salary will be pro rata to a £1,655 - £1,900 per annum – National Living Wage will apply to those over 25 years of age.
  • Closing date: 03/05/2019 (10 days left)
  • Posted: 5 days ago

Byron Primary School are looking for a School Crossing Patrol to ensure the safety of children, and other pedestrians, crossing the road at a designated point between specified times. The discharge of these duties must not be to the detriment of the welfare of other road users. To carry out the Council...

School Crossing Patrol (Byron Primary School)

  • Location: Byron Primary School
  • Salary: Range 1 (£13,794 - £15,840) per annum, pro rata. This salary will be pro rata to a £1,655 - £1,900 per annum – National Living Wage will apply to those over 25 years of age.
  • Closing date: 03/05/2019 (10 days left)
  • Posted: 5 days ago

Byron Primary School are looking for a School Crossing Patrol to ensure the safety of children, and other pedestrians, crossing the road at a designated point between specified times. The discharge of these duties must not be to the detriment of the welfare of other road users. To carry out the Council...

Experienced Social Worker – Safeguarding Service

  • Location: Chatham, Kent
  • Salary: £37482 - £40796 per annum (inclusive of market premia), plus Retention Payment of £2,000 per annum (after 2 years’ service in post), Option of a Lease Car or Essential User allowance, Relocation expenses of up to £6,000 per annum
  • Closing date: 28/04/2019 (5 days left)
  • Posted: 5 days ago

This is a fantastic time to be joining Medway as an Experienced Social Worker. Our leadership team has recently been recognised by Ofsted for securing marked improvements in response to contacts and referrals since the joint targeted area inspection in June 2018. Our staff describe experiencing high...

Experienced Social Worker – Assessment

  • Location: Chatham, Kent
  • Salary: £37482 - £40796 per annum (inclusive of market premia), plus, Retention Payment of £2,000 per annum (after 2 years’ service in post), Option of a Lease Car or Essential User allowance, Relocation expenses of up to £6,000 per annum
  • Closing date: 28/04/2019 (5 days left)
  • Posted: 5 days ago

This is a fantastic time to be joining Medway as an Experienced Social Worker. Our leadership team has recently been recognised by Ofsted for securing marked improvements in response to contacts and referrals since the joint targeted area inspection in June 2018. Our staff describe experiencing high...

Paralegal - Children

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Range 3 £20,001 - £25,775 per annum
  • Closing date: 25/04/2019 (2 days left)
  • Posted: 5 days ago

To assist and support the Assistant Head of Legal (Children) in the operation of the Children’s Team (within the Legal Services Team) as required and to provide and to contribute to the provision of efficient and effective legal advice and services to the Council, dealing primarily with childcare...

Financial Assessment Officer

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Range 3 (£20,001 - £25,775) per annum
  • Closing date: 30/04/2019 (7 days left)
  • Posted: 7 days ago

To handle complex financial enquiries relating to a specialist area within the council by telephone, e-transactions and face to face, where necessary undertaking rules based assessments and other service specific activities. If appropriate, undertake investigations of customer needs, linking with...

Newly Qualified Children’s Social Worker

  • Location: Broadside, Leviathan Way, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4LL
  • Salary: £29,124 per annum
  • Closing date: 07/05/2019 (14 days left)
  • Posted: 8 days ago

Medway Children’s Safeguarding welcome applications for the next cohort of Newly Qualified Social Workers for the 2019-20 Assessed and Supported Year of Employment (ASYE) programme to commence in September 2019. Eligible applicants will have completed their Social Work qualification no more...

Early Help Social Worker

  • Location: Medway Children and Family Hubs
  • Salary: Range SW2 (£32,512 - £38,909) per annum, plus annual retention payment of £2,000 after 2 years service and the option of Lease Car or Essential User Allowance up to £1,239 per annum
  • Closing date: 26/04/2019 (3 days left)
  • Posted: 11 days ago

2019 is a new and exciting year for social work with children and families in Medway. We are looking for a Social Worker who will provide advise and consultation to Schools, Early Years provisions and other partners in relation to safeguarding issues and support their management of children and...

ESOL Skills for Life Tutor

  • Location: Medway Adult Education
  • Salary: LA 1–3 £20.10 - £25.77 per hour
  • Closing date: 26/04/2019 (3 days left)
  • Posted: 11 days ago

Medway Adult Education (MAE) is looking to recruit ESOL Skills for Life sessional tutors who are motivated and committed to learner achievement and success. You will deliver cover sessions, daytime and evening, for ESOL Entry 1 to Level 2 learners including ESOL Family Learning and, where appropriate...

Medway Archives Centre Manager and Archivist

  • Location: Medway Archives and Local Studies Centre
  • Salary: Range 5 (£31,385 - £37,053) per annum
  • Closing date: 03/05/2019 (10 days left)
  • Posted: 11 days ago

Medway Council Archives is seeking a qualified Archivist to manage its new centre in Strood. The Archivist will not only be responsible for the development, preservation, access and promotion of the archives but will also manage the senior team at the centre. You will have a strong commitment to...

Saturday Archives and Local Studies Assistant

  • Location: Medway Archives and Local Studies Centre
  • Salary: Range 1 (£13,794 - £15,840) per annum, pro rata
  • Closing date: 26/04/2019 (3 days left)
  • Posted: 11 days ago

Medway Archives are looking to recruit a Saturday Archives and Local Studies Assistant. The successful candidate will be expected to provide help and support to customers, so excellent communications skills are important. They will also be required to have excellent ICT Skills as well as the...

Senior Engineer (Planned Maintenance)

  • Location: Pender House, Whitewall Road, Medway City Estate, Rochester ME2 4EW
  • Salary: Range 6 (£37,053 - £42,605) per annum
  • Closing date: 26/04/2019 (3 days left)
  • Posted: 11 days ago

We are looking for a Senior Engineer to join our Highway Planned Maintenance Team. You will be required to have highway engineering expertise in order to lead and contribute to efficient and effective provision of engineering services. They will provide effective management and support to the Highways...

Educational Psychologist

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Soulbury A 3 -8 £40,146 - £49,175 plus up to 3 SPA points
  • Closing date: 12/05/2019 (19 days left)
  • Posted: 12 days ago

Medway EPS provides support to all schools and academies and the community in and around Rochester, Chatham, Gillingham and Strood. We offer a consultation service with a named EP for every school and academy. We are increasingly a traded service with schools and academies valuing our service and...

Brokerage Coordinator

  • Location: Strood, Kent
  • Salary: £20,415 - £21,703 per annum
  • Closing date: 24/04/2019 (1 day left)
  • Posted: 12 days ago

Fixed-Term Contract until 31 March 2020 Carers FIRST is a leading carer’s organisation delivering services across Medway, Lincolnshire, Waltham Forest and Essex. We provide a wide range of information, advice and support to people of all ages who are looking after a relative or friend who could...

Carer Support and Assessment Co-ordinator x 2

  • Location: Strood, Kent
  • Salary: £20,415 FTE (pro rata’d to 20 hours)
  • Closing date: 29/04/2019 (6 days left)
  • Posted: 12 days ago

Carers FIRST is a leading carer’s charity providing information, advice and support to young people and adults who look after a relative or friend who could not manage without their help. We currently serve carers in six areas in the South East, London and East of England and are recruiting...

SEN Officer

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Range 4 (£25,775 - £31,385) per annum
  • Closing date: 03/05/2019 (10 days left)
  • Posted: 13 days ago

This is a high pressure role in an LA front line service. We are seeking a person who is able to multi-task, deliver effective outcomes in relation to the role, and manage a large caseload independently. Acting as a contact for parents to offer technical advice and support with regard to the assessment...

Social Worker

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: SW2 £29,948 - £37,977
  • Closing date: 23/04/2019
  • Posted: 14 days ago

An exciting opportunity has arisen for Social Workers who are highly motivated to work within our newly created generic locality teams. The role involves working with new service users where we may offer support, advice and guidance and service users with long term needs. The service is delivered...

LADO

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Grade SW3 - £38,910 - £42,605
  • Closing date: 07/05/2019 (14 days left)
  • Posted: 15 days ago

This role is an opportunity to work within the area of safeguarding and quality assurance. You will work collaboratively with the Senior Designated Officer, to ensure that the Local Authority respond to allegations against those working with children in accordance with relevant procedures and in a...

Environmental Health Officer

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Range 5 (£31,385 - £37,053) per annum
  • Closing date: 26/04/2019 (3 days left)
  • Posted: 18 days ago

 We are looking for an experienced and qualified Environmental Health Officer/Food Safety Officer to join our small dynamic team.  You will be an enthusiastic and highly motivated individual with excellent interpersonal skills as well as sound judgement and knowledge of relevant legislation...

Junior Developer

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Range 4 (£25,775 - £31,385) per annum
  • Closing date: 03/05/2019 (10 days left)
  • Posted: 18 days ago

Our council plan sets out our ambition to find the best digital innovation and use it to meet resident’s needs. As a Junior Developer at Medway Council, you will play a fundamental role in achieving this ambition. Through medway.gov.uk, we’re redeveloping existing processes in line with...

Senior Developer

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Range 5 (£31,385 - £37,053) per annum
  • Closing date: 03/05/2019 (10 days left)
  • Posted: 18 days ago

Our council plan sets out our ambition to ‘find the best digital innovation and use it to meet resident’s needs. As a Senior Developer at Medway Council, you will play a fundamental role in achieving this ambition. Through medway.gov.uk, we’re redeveloping existing processes in...