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Practice Manager – Safeguarding Service

  • Location: Broadside, Leviathan Way, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4LL
  • Salary: £43,522 - £47,417 per annum
  • Closing date: 12/06/2019 (20 days left)
  • Posted: 1 day ago

£43,522 - £47,417 per annum In addition you will receive Market Premia payment of £4,000 per annum Retention Payment of £3,000 per annum* This is a fantastic time to be joining Medway as a Practice Manager in our Safeguarding Service.  Our leadership team has...

Social Worker – Safeguarding Service

  • Location: Broadside, Leviathan Way, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4LL
  • Salary: £32512 - £35,541 per annum
  • Closing date: 12/06/2019 (20 days left)
  • Posted: 1 day ago

£32512 - £35,541 per annum In addition you will receive Market Premia payment of £2,000 per annum Retention Payment of £3,000 per annum* This is a fantastic time to be joining Medway as a Social Worker in our Safeguarding Service.  Our leadership team has recently...

Social Worker – Assessment Service

  • Location: Broadside, Leviathan Way, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4LL
  • Salary: £32,512 - £35,541 per annum
  • Closing date: 12/06/2019 (20 days left)
  • Posted: 1 day ago

£32512 - £35,541 per annum In addition you will receive Market Premia payment of £2,000 per annum Retention Payment of £3,000 per annum* This is a fantastic time to be joining Medway as a Social Worker in our Assessment team.  Our leadership team has recently...

Practice Manager – Assessment

  • Location: Broadside, Leviathan Way, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4LL
  • Salary: £43,522 - £47,417 per annum
  • Closing date: 12/06/2019 (20 days left)
  • Posted: 1 day ago

£43,522 - £47,417 per annum In addition you will receive Market Premia payment of £4,000 per annum Retention Payment of £3,000 per annum* This is an exciting time to be joining Medway as a Practice Manager in our Assessment Team within the First Response Service...

Senior Practitioner – Safeguarding Service

  • Location: Broadside, Leviathan Way, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4LL
  • Salary: £38,910 - £43,521 per annum
  • Closing date: 12/06/2019 (20 days left)
  • Posted: 1 day ago

£38,910 - £43,521 per annum In addition you will receive Market Premia payment of £3,000 per annum Retention Payment of £3,000 per annum* This is a fantastic time to be joining Medway as a Senior Practitioner in our Safeguarding Service.  Our leadership team has...

Senior Practitioner – Assessment

  • Location: Broadside, Leviathan Way, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4LL
  • Salary: £38,910 - £43,521 per annum
  • Closing date: 12/06/2019 (20 days left)
  • Posted: 1 day ago

£38,910 - £43,521 per annum In addition you will receive Market Premia payment of £3,000 per annum Retention Payment of £3,000 per annum* This is a fantastic time to be joining Medway as a Senior Practitioner in our Assessment pods within the First Response Service...

Experienced Social Worker – Assessment

  • Location: Broadside, Leviathan Way, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4LL
  • Salary: £35,542 - £38,909 per annum
  • Closing date: 12/06/2019 (20 days left)
  • Posted: 1 day ago

£35,542 - £38,909 per annum In addition you will receive Market Premia payment of £2,500 per annum Retention Payment of £3,000 per annum* This is a fantastic time to be joining Medway as an Experienced Social Worker in our Assessment team.  Our leadership team...

Experienced Social Worker – Safeguarding Service

  • Location: Broadside, Leviathan Way, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4LL
  • Salary: £35,542 - £38,909 per annum
  • Closing date: 12/06/2019 (20 days left)
  • Posted: 1 day ago

£35,542 - £38,909 per annum In addition you will receive Market Premia payment of £2,500 per annum Retention Payment of £3,000 per annum* This is a fantastic time to be joining Medway as an Experienced Social Worker in our Safeguarding Service.  Our leadership...

Innovation Centre Medway Receptionist

  • Location: Innovation Centre, Maidstone Rd, Blue Bell Hill, Chatham, Kent
  • Salary: Range 2 (£15,840 - £20,001) per annum, pro rata
  • Closing date: 13/06/2019 (21 days left)
  • Posted: 1 day ago

A fabulous opportunity has arisen to join a happy customer focussed team as a front of house receptionist. We are looking for a friendly people person someone who can build good relationship with a large number of tenants interacting effectively both face to face and over the telephone.  Someone...

Theatre Technician

  • Location: Brook Theatre and Central Theatre, Chatham
  • Salary: £17,535 per annum
  • Closing date: 07/06/2019 (15 days left)
  • Posted: 1 day ago

The post holder will be required to assist in the presentation of performances at The Central and Brook Theatres and to ensure the smooth running of all productions in both venues. Responsible for the maintenance of buildings, equipment, fixtures and fittings reporting any problems to management...

Telecare Advisor

  • Location: Medway Hospital, Windmill Road, Gillingham, Kent, ME7 5NY
  • Salary: £19,686 - £25,369
  • Closing date: 24/05/2019 (1 day left)
  • Posted: 1 day ago

Medway Commercial Group are looking to hire a Telecare Advisor to join the team. The successful candidate will be required to deliver the Commercial Division Business Development Strategy within the NHS Hospital Environment allocated to the post and to act as a Marketing Outreach team to deliver...

Assistant Engineer (Structures and Tunnel)

  • Location: Medway Tunnel Service Building, Rochester, Kent, ME2 4XQ
  • Salary: Range 4 (£25,775 - £31,385) per annum
  • Closing date: 02/06/2019 (10 days left)
  • Posted: 2 days ago

Previous applicants need not apply   An exciting opportunity has arisen to work within the highways department in Medway Council. The department looks after a significant network with a road extent of 840 km, 35,000 street lights, 394 Highway Structures, 32,000 gullies, 9,500 items of street...

Supporting Healthy Weight Advisor (Young People)

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Range 2 (£15,840 - £20,001) per annum / pro rata
  • Closing date: 14/06/2019 (22 days left)
  • Posted: 2 days ago

Do you have excellent people and communication skills and enjoy working with the public? If you have a passion for healthy living and experience of behaviour change interventions, then this role could be for you.  The Supporting Healthy Weight Team are recruiting to support childhood obesity...

Supporting Healthy Weight Advisor

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Range 2 (£15,840 - £20,001) per annum / pro rata
  • Closing date: 14/06/2019 (22 days left)
  • Posted: 2 days ago

Do you have excellent people and communication skills and enjoy working with the public? If you have a passion for healthy living and experience of behaviour change interventions, then this role could be for you.  The Supporting Healthy Weight Team are recruiting to support childhood obesity...

After School Club Play Worker (Parklands)

  • Location: Parklands Resource Centre, Oxford Road, Gillingham, Kent ME7 4BY
  • Salary: Range 1 (£13,794 - £15,840) per annum, pro rata
  • Closing date: 02/06/2019 (10 days left)
  • Posted: 2 days ago

Parklands Resource Centre are actively seeking to recruit Play Workers to be responsible for providing school aged children, aged 6 -18 years of age who have special needs with a range of creative, stimulating play activities who attend our after school club between 3.30pm and 6.00pm.  ...

Legal Services Apprentice

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Level 2 - £144.30 per week
  • Closing date: 03/06/2019 (11 days left)
  • Posted: 2 days ago

We are looking for an apprentice to join our Legal Services team. This post will assist with a range of administrative tasks within the team, including, opening and closing files, processing incoming and outgoing post, preparing court document bundles, filing, scanning and updating the legal case...

Assistant Engineer (Planned Maintenance)

  • Location: Pender House, Whitewall Road, Medway City Estate, Rochester ME2 4EW
  • Salary: Range 4 (£25,775 - £31,385) per annum
  • Closing date: 02/06/2019 (10 days left)
  • Posted: 2 days ago

Previous applicants need not apply.   An exciting opportunity has arisen to work within the highways department in Medway Council. The department looks after a significant network with a road extent of 840 km, 35,000 street lights, 394 Highway Structures, 32,000 gullies, 9,500 items of street...

Lawyer – Property (Place Team)

  • Location: Gun Wharf and Gravesham Borough Council
  • Salary: Range 6 (£37,053 - £42,605)
  • Closing date: 03/06/2019 (11 days left)
  • Posted: 2 days ago

The Place Team in Medway and Gravesham Legal Services is looking to recruit an experienced property lawyer.  We are looking for an experienced lawyer to join our property team. The Property role encompasses the full range of property and development work with a focus on complex projects and high...

Workforce Development Apprentice

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Level 2 - £144.30 per week
  • Closing date: 31/05/2019 (8 days left)
  • Posted: 2 days ago

Workforce Development are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated apprentice to join their team, which sits within the Council’s Human Resources Service. The Workforce Development team has responsibility for commissioning and co-ordinating all the learning and development provision for staff...

Senior Building Control Surveyor

  • Location: Foord Annexe, Eastgate House, High Street, Rochester
  • Salary: Range 6 (£37,053 – £42,605) per annum
  • Closing date: 07/06/2019 (15 days left)
  • Posted: 5 days ago

The South Thames Gateway Building Control Partnership is a forward thinking, progressive building control surveying practice. We are now looking for skilled and experienced building control surveyors to join a busy team of professionals delivering the service for Canterbury, Gravesham, Medway and...

Domestic Abuse Lead

  • Location: Wayfield and Gillingham Childrens Hubs
  • Salary: Range 3 (£20,001 - £25,775) per annum, pro rata
  • Closing date: 31/05/2019 (8 days left)
  • Posted: 5 days ago

We are looking for a Domestic Abuse Lead to: Provide a high-quality, front-line service to medium risk victims of domestic abuse by delivering a risk led response and ensuring victims and their children are kept central to the process. Work within a multi-agency framework consisting of and supporting...

Head of Service

  • Location: Medway Community Healthcare
  • Salary: £52,306 - £60,983 per annum
  • Closing date: 31/05/2019 (8 days left)
  • Posted: 5 days ago

Are you committed to delivering local quality services ensuring patients are cared for in the right place at the right time? Are you an experienced manager with the ambition to lead a highly skilled multi agency team? If yes, there is a great opportunity for you to join us at a pivotal time...

English and Maths Sessional Tutor

  • Location: Medway Adult Education - Based at a Main Centre
  • Salary: LA 1-3 £22.81 - £25.77
  • Closing date: 10/06/2019 (18 days left)
  • Posted: 5 days ago

Medway Adult Education (MAE) are looking to recruit maths and English Skills for Life sessional tutors, to start September 2019, who are motivated and committed to learner achievement and success. You will deliver maths and or English from Entry 1 up to Level 2 Functional Skills in preparation for...

Residential Care Worker

  • Location: Aut Even
  • Salary: Range 3 (£20,001 - £25,775) per annum / pro rata
  • Closing date: 31/05/2019 (8 days left)
  • Posted: 6 days ago

Aut Even is a residential respite unit for young people. Our home provides short breaks for young people who have learning disabilities and complex health needs. As a Residential Care Worker you will provide personal, health, social and domestic care to our young people in accordance with their care...

Registered Manager

  • Location: Aut Even
  • Salary: Range 7 (£42,605 - £47,417) per annum / pro rata
  • Closing date: 31/05/2019 (8 days left)
  • Posted: 6 days ago

As a Registered Manager you will manage the day to day operations of the disabled children’s short breaks centre, including residential overnight accommodation, to ensure that individual and collective children’s needs are met in accordance with the Children’s Homes Regulations 2015...

Senior Residential Care Worker

  • Location: Aut Even
  • Salary: Range 4 (£25,775 - £31,385) per annum / pro rata
  • Closing date: 31/05/2019 (8 days left)
  • Posted: 6 days ago

Aut Even is a residential respite unit for young people. Our home provides short breaks for young people who have learning disabilities and complex health needs. As a Senior Residential Care Worker you will provide personal, health, social and domestic care to our young people in accordance with...

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: 31/05/2019 (8 days left)
  • Posted: 6 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...

Early Help Assistant

  • Location: Medway Children and Family Hubs
  • Salary: Range 2 (£15,840 - £20,001) per annum
  • Closing date: 31/05/2019 (8 days left)
  • Posted: 6 days ago

We are looking for Early Help Assistants to: Work with children, young people from birth to nineteen and their parents, through the provision of a wide range of stimulating, appropriate non-bias play activities/activities to support their global development and parent’s confidence and capacity...

Executive Support Assistant

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Range 3 (£20,001 - £25,775) per annum / pro rata
  • Closing date: 31/05/2019 (8 days left)
  • Posted: 6 days ago

Please note this position is subject to Cabinet Approval. We are recruiting for an Executive Support Assistant to support the Director of People - Children and Adults, responsible for the provision of by providing key administration and support, including: Providing personal support for meetings...

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: 24/06/2019 (32 days left)
  • Posted: 7 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...

Urban Design Officer

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Range 4 (£25,775 - £31,385) per annum
  • Closing date: 28/05/2019 (5 days left)
  • Posted: 8 days ago

To ensure that the highest standards of architecture and urban design are achieved in Medway Provide design advice and guidance to applicants, council officers and councillors at all stages of the design process from outline plans, to pre-application negotiations, planning applications and appeals...

Assistant Enforcement Officer

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Range 3 (£20,001 - £25,775) per annum
  • Closing date: 28/05/2019 (5 days left)
  • Posted: 8 days ago

To undertake a systematic and sustained approach to planning enforcement against unauthorised development. This includes following the necessary procedures, undertaking site visits where necessary, maintaining the required IT records, preparing appropriate letters and reports and serving the relevant...

Planner

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Range 4 (£25,775 - £31,385) per annum
  • Closing date: 28/05/2019 (5 days left)
  • Posted: 8 days ago

To effectively and efficiently process all types of planning applications from pre application to determination and if necessary appeal, including site visit, negotiation, and the preparation of the necessary delegated and committee reports. This could include attending and presenting at Planning...

Community Safety Officer – Chatham Town Centre

  • Location: Medway Police Station, Purser Way, Gillingham
  • Salary: Range 4 (£25,775 - £31,385) per annum
  • Closing date: 27/05/2019 (4 days left)
  • Posted: 9 days ago

*Previous Applicants Need Not Apply* Fixed Term Contract until 30/03/2021 Provide a high visibility presence within the Chatham Town Centre area to assist and reassure business users, stakeholders, residents and visitors. Carry out uniformed patrol both individually and in conjunction with partnership...

Senior Occupational Therapist

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: SW3 £38,910 - £42,605 per annum
  • Closing date: 03/06/2019 (11 days left)
  • Posted: 10 days ago

We are recruiting for a Senior Occupational Therapist (OT) to work within our Occupational Therapy Team to work with adults 18+. This is an exciting opportunity for a Senior OT to develop/enhance a uniquely broad diversity of advanced expertise within such areas as re-ablement, major and minor...

Occupational Therapist

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: SW2 £ £29,948 - £37,977 per annum
  • Closing date: 03/06/2019 (11 days left)
  • Posted: 10 days ago

We are recruiting for an Occupational Therapist (OT) to work within our Occupational Therapy Team. This is an exciting opportunity for an Occupational Therapist to develop/enhance a uniquely broad diversity of expertise within such areas as re-ablement, major and minor adaptations, OT equipment...

Community Link Worker

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Range 3 - £20,001 – £25,775 per annum / pro rata
  • Closing date: 27/05/2019 (4 days left)
  • Posted: 10 days ago

We are currently recruiting for a Community Link Worker to promote social inclusion by helping service users identify and achieve their goals. Provide a range of community based groups/ sessions and promote access to a range of activities within the wider community. To harness the strengths and abilities...

Advanced Apprentice (Adult Social Care Team)

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Level 3 - £150 per week
  • Closing date: 24/05/2019 (1 day left)
  • Posted: 12 days ago

The main purpose of role is to learn and develop the skills: To provide a range of specialist and general administrative and/or data processing duties to support effective service delivery. To administer processes and procedures using available equipment and ICT packages and maintain accurate electronic...

Apprentice - Public Health SHIFT Project

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Level 3 - £150 per week
  • Closing date: 26/05/2019 (3 days left)
  • Posted: 12 days ago

The successful applicant will gain the knowledge and skills required to effectively support the work of the SHIFT project team in Medway. The apprenticeship is suitable for someone just beginning their career, returning to work after a break or career changing and is open to anyone of working age...

Environmental Engagement Officer

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Range 4 (£25,775 - £31,385) per annum, pro rata
  • Closing date: 24/05/2019 (1 day left)
  • Posted: 12 days ago

An exciting opportunity has arisen for the position of Environmental Engagement Officer at Medway Council. We are looking for the right person who can contribute to marketing and promotional campaigns, events and exhibitions to increase awareness of the issues and development opportunities in the...

Scanning Assistant

  • Location: Foord Annexe, Eastgate House, High Street, Rochester
  • Salary: Range 1 - £13,795 - £15,840 per annum / pro rata
  • Closing date: 31/05/2019 (8 days left)
  • Posted: 12 days ago

We are recruiting for a Scanning Assistant the role involves organising both hardcopy and electronic paper work and then scanning and indexing all documentation using the document imaging system onto our back-office system. This process turns paper copies into electronic images, which will enable...

Head of Human Resources Medway and Gravesham

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Service Manager (£47,263 - £62,757) plus £4,845 Special Allowance per annum
  • Closing date: 07/06/2019 (15 days left)
  • Posted: 12 days ago

Are you an ambitious and innovative HR professional looking for your next challenge? We are looking for a Head of HR Services to support both Medway Council and Gravesham Borough Council with their exciting and challenging people agenda. CIPD qualified, you will have demonstrable experience of excellence...

Sports Officer

  • Location: Medway Sports Centres
  • Salary: Range 1 (£13,794 - £15,840) per annum
  • Closing date: 24/05/2019 (1 day left)
  • Posted: 13 days ago

Do you want a career in fitness?  We are looking for full-time sports officers to join the sport team, working in our Medway Council sports centres. We need candidates who will take pride in delivering an excellent service to our customers. The successful candidates will be able to: Demonstrate...

Head of Festivals, Arts, Theatres and Events

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Up to £67K per annum
  • Closing date: 31/05/2019 (8 days left)
  • Posted: 15 days ago

Situated in North Kent in the South-East of England, Medway has a rich heritage, with the second oldest cathedral in the country, two ancient castles, strong Dickens’ connections and the Historic Dockyard, it is an outstanding tourist destination providing 30 days of free annual festivals and...

Information Governance Officer

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Range 3 (£20,001 - £25,775) per annum / pro rata
  • Closing date: 24/05/2019 (1 day left)
  • Posted: 20 days ago

We are currently recruiting for 2 Information Governance Officers, you will be responsible for supporting the Information Governance Manager in providing the following service: Effective management of Information Governance matters, FOI requests and Data Protection SAR’s within statutory timescales...

Quality Assurance Manager

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: £47,417 - £51,337 per annum
  • Closing date: 27/05/2019 (4 days left)
  • Posted: 20 days ago

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Quality Assurance Manager to work in our Safeguarding and Quality Assurance Service.  Your role will be central in delivering a quality assurance function across Children’s Services and contributing to corporate safeguarding arrangements. You...

Child Protection Conference Chair

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Up to £43,522 - £47,417 per annum
  • Closing date: 27/05/2019 (4 days left)
  • Posted: 20 days ago

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Child Protection Conference Chair to work in our Safeguarding and Quality Assurance Service. You will be responsible for efficient and effective inter agency working in respect of the child protection system; constructively challenging actions and interventions...

IRO Operational Manager

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: £47,417 - £51,337 per annum
  • Closing date: 27/05/2019 (4 days left)
  • Posted: 20 days ago

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced IRO Operational Manager to work in our Safeguarding and Quality Assurance Service..  You will be responsible for providing leadership to the team and continuing to drive forward high quality practice throughout Children’s Services through the...

Senior Valuation Surveyor

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Range 7 £42,605 - £47,417 per annum/pro rata
  • Closing date: 07/06/2019 (15 days left)
  • Posted: 26 days ago

Please note that although this position is advertised as full time (37 hours per week), we are prepared to consider applicants who want to work part time. No two days will be the same! Medway Council is a unitary authority with a valuable and diverse property portfolio. The Valuation and Asset Management...