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Youth Development Worker (Missing)

  • Location: Medway Youth Centre
  • Salary: Unqualified - JNC 12-15. Qualified JNC Youth 16 – 19
  • Closing date: 30/08/2019 (7 days left)
  • Posted: 6 days ago

We are recruiting for a Youth Development Worker to support young people who have gone missing from home. This will entail conducting return home interviews with young people who have been reported missing, assessing their support needs and linking them to other service. In some cases the post holder...

Youth Development Worker

  • Location: Medway Youth Centre
  • Salary: Qualified JNC Youth 16 – 19 (£26,014 - £28,210) per annum
  • Closing date: 30/08/2019 (7 days left)
  • Posted: 6 days ago

We are recruiting for a Youth Development Worker to join our Walderslade, Rochester East and Chatham team, delivering a mixture of open access and targeted youth provision across the area. This work includes supporting the development of our new Town Centre WREC provision in the Pentagon Shopping...

Workforce Training and Projects Officer

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Range 4 (£25,775 – £31,385) per annum
  • Closing date: 13/09/2019 (21 days left)
  • Posted: 3 days ago

This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic, innovative and supportive team. You will make a significant contribution to ensuring the Public Health and wider workforce have the necessary skills and knowledge to promote and support positive health outcomes for the people of Medway. The Training...

Technical Assistant

  • Location: Foord Annexe, Eastgate House, High Street, Rochester
  • Salary: Range 3 (£20,001 - £25,775) per annum
  • Closing date: 13/09/2019 (21 days left)
  • Posted: 6 days ago

We are recruiting for a Technical Assistant to assist in the provision of a comprehensive technical, administrative and customer care service, delivering the Building Control and Consultancy functions within the Partnership, processing/maintaining applications and providing support in the prompt and...

Team Co-ordinator Assistant

  • Location: Gun Wharf, Dock Road, and the Whitehouse, Chatham Waterfront
  • Salary: Range 2 (£15,840 - £20,001) per annum
  • Closing date: 04/09/2019 (12 days left)
  • Posted: 8 days ago

We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic team member, with good communication and interpersonal skills, to join the Special Educational Needs (SEN) Team To provide a range of specialist and general administrative and/or data processing duties to support effective service delivery. Deal efficiently...

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: 26/08/2019 (3 days left)
  • Posted: 94 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...

Social Worker – Safeguarding Service

  • Location: Chatham, Kent
  • Salary: £34,512 - £37,541 per annum (inclusive of a Market Premia payment)
  • Closing date: 28/08/2019 (5 days left)
  • Posted: 8 days ago

£34,512 - £37,541 per annum (inclusive of a Market Premia payment) Medway Council is recruiting committed and passionate social workers to join our Safeguarding Service. You will join one of our safeguarding pods which consist of 4 social workers and a Practice Manager.  You will...

Social Worker – Assessment Service

  • Location: Chatham, Kent
  • Salary: £34,512 - £37,541 per annum (inclusive of a Market Premia payment)
  • Closing date: 28/08/2019 (5 days left)
  • Posted: 8 days ago

£34,512 - £37,541 per annum (inclusive of a Market Premia payment) This is a fantastic time to be joining Medway as a Social Worker in our Assessment team.  You will be part of an assessment pod consisting of 6 social workers and a Practice Manager.  We promote joint working...

Social Worker - Integrated Discharge Team

  • Location: Medway Hospital, Windmill Road, Gillingham, Kent, ME7 5NY
  • Salary: Range SW2 (£29,948 - £37,977) per annum
  • Closing date: 26/08/2019 (3 days left)
  • Posted: 7 days ago

An exciting opportunity has arisen for Social Workers who are highly motivated to work within our busy Integrated Hospital Discharge Team. The role involves working with new and existing service user’s service users where we may offer support, advice and guidance to facilitate hospital discharge...

Social Worker

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Range SW2 (£29,948 - £37,977) per annum
  • Closing date: 31/08/2019 (8 days left)
  • Posted: 37 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...

Social Care Officer

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Range 3 - £20,001 – £25,775 per annum
  • Closing date: 28/08/2019 (5 days left)
  • Posted: 8 days ago

We are recruiting Social Care Officers to work within our Locality teams. You will be required to assess the care and support needs of adults, including those with mental health needs, people with physical disabilities, and their carer’s needs, within the community. We are looking for applicants...

SEN Officer

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Range 4 (£25,775 - £31,385) per annum
  • Closing date: 30/08/2019 (7 days left)
  • Posted: 6 days ago

Previous applicants need not apply 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...

Residential Care Worker

  • Location: Aut Even
  • Salary: Range 3 (£20,001 - £25,775) per annum / pro rata
  • Closing date: 11/09/2019 (19 days left)
  • Posted: 1 day 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...

Public Health Apprentice

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: £150 per week
  • Closing date: 27/08/2019 (4 days left)
  • Posted: 27 days ago

We are looking for 3 Apprentice's to join our Public Health Team. The successful applicant(s) will gain the knowledge and skills required to effectively support the Public Health Team with a wide range of duties linked to the Public Health agenda. This will include Smoking Cessation, Health Checks...

Practice Manager – Safeguarding Service

  • Location: Chatham, Kent
  • Salary: £47,522 - £51,417 per annum (inclusive of a Market Premia payment)
  • Closing date: 28/08/2019 (5 days left)
  • Posted: 8 days ago

£47,522 - £51,417 per annum (inclusive of a Market Premia payment) Medway Council is recruiting committed and passionate Practice Managers to join our Safeguarding Service.  As a qualified and registered social worker with HCPC, you must have substantial post qualifying experience...

Practice Manager – Assessment

  • Location: Broadside, Leviathan Way, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4LL
  • Salary: £47,522 - £51,417 per annum (inclusive of a Market Premia payment)
  • Closing date: 28/08/2019 (5 days left)
  • Posted: 8 days ago

£47,522 - £51,417 per annum (inclusive of a Market Premia payment) In addition you will receive a Retention Payment of £3,000 per annum, after completing 1 years’ service This is an exciting time to be joining Medway as a Practice Manager in our Assessment Team within the...

Parenting Practitioner

  • Location: Medway Children and Family Hubs
  • Salary: Range 3 (£20,001 - £25,775) per annum
  • Closing date: 03/09/2019 (11 days left)
  • Posted: 2 days ago

We are looking for a Parenting Practitioner to join our Early Help and Targeted Services Team. The post holder will be supervised by the Lead Parenting Practitioner and will deliver evidence based parenting programme’s such as Incredible Years and ADHD and Teen Triple P. The post must be able...

Medway Test Invigilation Staff

  • Location: Medway wide
  • Salary: £8.21-£10.37 per hour
  • Closing date: 31/08/2019 (8 days left)
  • Posted: 27 days ago

Medway Test invigilation staff wanted Do you, your friends, or your family members want to work for the Medway Test? The Medway Test operates annually for pupils wishing to apply to attend selective (grammar) schools across Medway. This is a great opportunity to be involved in a really important...

Housing Apprentice

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Level 2 - £144.30 per week
  • Closing date: 26/08/2019 (3 days left)
  • Posted: 16 days ago

Medway Council Housing Services are looking for two Apprentices to join the Housing Services Team and learn a wide range of skills in housing and tenancy management, whilst helping the team provide excellent services to Medway Council tenants.  A Medway Council Apprenticeship will give you the...

Health Improvement Coordinator

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Range 3 (£20,001 - £25,775) per annum
  • Closing date: 13/09/2019 (21 days left)
  • Posted: 7 days ago

We are currently recruiting for a Health Improvement Coordinators on a permanent, part-time basis.  The purpose of this role is to provide valuable health improvement interventions for people living or working in Medway. The post holder will be required to deliver specialist support to smokers...

Health Improvement Coordinator

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Range 3 (£20,001 - £25,775) per annum
  • Closing date: 13/09/2019 (21 days left)
  • Posted: 7 days ago

We are currently recruiting for two Health Improvement Coordinators on a fixed term, part-time basis. The purpose of this role is to provide valuable health improvement interventions for people living or working in Medway. The post holder will be required to deliver specialist support to smokers...

Health and Safety Officer

  • Location: Innovation Centre, Maidstone Road, Chatham, Kent
  • Salary: £25,000-£30,000
  • Closing date: 27/09/2019 (35 days left)
  • Posted: 8 days ago

An opportunity has arisen within our Health and Safety section for a Health and Safety Officer to join the team on a permanent contract, based at Innovation Centre, Chatham. You will be NEBOSH certificate or equivalent trained or working towards with an enthusiasm for health and safety. Whilst having...

Fostering Connected Carers

  • Location: Broadside, Leviathan Way, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4LL
  • Salary: Range SW2/A (£35,542 - £38,909) per annum / pro rata
  • Closing date: 30/08/2019 (7 days left)
  • Posted: 20 days ago

A vacancy has arisen for an experienced social worker to join the Connected Carers Team.  This is an exciting time to join the team and we are seeking a child focused social worker to join us in our improvement journey.  A large proportion of the work within the team is undertaking Court...

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: 05/09/2019 (13 days left)
  • Posted: today

Previous Applicants Need Not Apply 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...

Experienced Social Worker – Safeguarding Service

  • Location: Chatham, Kent
  • Salary: £38,042 - £41,409 per annum (inclusive of Market Premia payment)
  • Closing date: 28/08/2019 (5 days left)
  • Posted: 8 days ago

£38,042 - £41,409 per annum (inclusive of a Market Premia payment)   Medway Council is seeking experienced social workers to join our Safeguarding Service.  As a qualified and registered social worker with HCPC and at least two year’s post qualifying experience...

Experienced Social Worker – Assessment

  • Location: Chatham, Kent
  • Salary: £38,042 - £41,409 per annum (inclusive of Market Premia payment)
  • Closing date: 28/08/2019 (5 days left)
  • Posted: 8 days ago

£38,042 - £41,409 per annum (inclusive of Market Premia payment)  Medway Council is seeking experienced social workers to join our Assessment team.  You will be part of an assessment pod consisting of 6 social workers and a Practice Manager.  We promote joint working to...

Early Help Team Leader

  • Location: Medway wide
  • Salary: Range 4 (£25,775 - £31,385) per annum
  • Closing date: 30/08/2019 (7 days left)
  • Posted: 6 days ago

Medway Council has developed an Early Help & Targeted Service which includes the Early Help Team. The Early Help team are committed to improving the outcomes for families, children, young people and the wider community, supporting all those we work with to reach their potential. Our vision is...

Contract Monitoring Officer – Waste Services

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Range 4 £25,775 to £31,385 per annum
  • Closing date: 28/08/2019 (5 days left)
  • Posted: 7 days ago

We are currently recruiting for a Contract Monitoring Officer within Waste Services to assist the Contract Services Manager in managing and monitoring the full range of services within the duties allocated. The current contracts for street cleansing and kerbside waste collections is fulfilled by...

Children and Families Hub Manager

  • Location: Gillingham Children and Families Hub, Woodlands Road, Gillingham
  • Salary: Range 7 (£42,605 - £47,417) per annum
  • Closing date: 23/08/2019
  • Posted: 17 days ago

Medway Council has developed an Early Help & Targeted Service which includes the Early Help Team. The Early Help team are committed to improving the outcomes for families, children, young people and the wider community, supporting all those we work with to reach their potential. Our vision is...

Certificate Production Officer

  • Location: Medway Register Office, Rochester
  • Salary: Range 2 (£15,840 – £20,001)
  • Closing date: 28/08/2019 (5 days left)
  • Posted: 8 days ago

We are looking for a dynamic, customer focused individual who can engage with members of the public. Main duties of the role include: To assess and analyse applications for certificate reproduction, input data accurately and check other data including manual records. To be in contact with all members...

Casual Tutor - Crafts

  • Location: Medway Adult Education - Based at a Main Centre
  • Salary: LNFA 1-3 £20.10 - £22.70 per hour
  • Closing date: 30/08/2019 (7 days left)
  • Posted: 3 days ago

As part of our plans for 2019/20 we will be offering an enhanced range of Arts and Crafts courses, in line with current and upcoming trends. We are looking for experienced tutors to teach at least 2 of the following, Fashion (Pattern Blocking, Machine and Hand Embroidery), Crochet, Knitting, Needle...

Bereavement Services Officer

  • Location: Medway Crematorium, Robin Hood Ln, Blue Bell Hill, Chatham Kent
  • Salary: Range 3 £20,001 – £25,775 per annum
  • Closing date: 29/08/2019 (6 days left)
  • Posted: 7 days ago

We are recruiting for a Bereavement Services Officer to assist with the day-to-day operation and provision of the service including cremations, burials and memorials, filing, typing, ordering of supplies and equipment; to provide cover for sickness and leave: to assist with reception duties, safety...

Attendance Advisory Practitioner

  • Location: Various Locations in Medway
  • Salary: Range 3 (£20,001 - £25,775) per annum
  • Closing date: 27/08/2019 (4 days left)
  • Posted: 6 days ago

A highly self-motivated, hard working individual is required to work within the Attendance Advisory Service to Schools and Academies. The applicant must be confident and have excellent communication skills to work with schools, academies, partner agencies and families to improve school attendance...

Area Based Social Work Manager – Safeguarding Service

  • Location: Chatham, Kent
  • Salary: Up to £58,337 per annum (inclusive of Market Premia payment)
  • Closing date: 28/08/2019 (5 days left)
  • Posted: 8 days ago

Up to £58,337 per annum (inclusive of Market Premia payment) An opportunity has arisen for an Area Based Social Work Manager to join our Safeguarding Service. We have made significant investment in our service to achieve manageable caseloads and provide each social work pod with dedicated administrative...

Area Based Social Work Manager – Children and Family Hubs

  • Location: Chatham, Kent
  • Salary: Up to £58,337 per annum (inclusive of Market Premia payment)
  • Closing date: 28/08/2019 (5 days left)
  • Posted: 8 days ago

Up to £58,337 per annum (inclusive of Market Premia payment) An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Area Social Work Manager to work in our Early Help and Targeted Services division. You will be responsible for providing leadership to the team and continuing to drive forward high quality...

Advanced MSCB Apprentice

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Level 3 - £150 per week
  • Closing date: 04/09/2019 (12 days left)
  • Posted: 8 days ago

*Previous Applicants Need Not Apply*   The Medway Safeguarding Children Board (MSCB) is seeking to recruit a full time apprentice to join our busy team. The MSCB is set up under the Children Act 2004. It co-ordinates how agencies work together to safeguard and protect children, and monitors...

Admin Support Officer

  • Location: Broadside, Leviathan Way, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4LL
  • Salary: Range 2 (£15,840 - £20,001) per annum
  • Closing date: 30/08/2019 (7 days left)
  • Posted: 6 days ago

We are looking for an adoption administrative support officer to provide complete and comprehensive administration and meeting support to the Children’s Administrative Support Service within Children's Social Care.  This includes minuting complex meetings/panels as required to ensure an...