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Health Improvement Coordinator (Stop Smoking and NHS Health Checks)

  • Location: Smokefree Advice Centre, 2-2A Railway Street, Chatham, Kent ME4 4JL
  • Salary: Range 3 (£20,322 - £26,188) per annum, pro rata
  • Closing date: 30/04/2020 (30 days left)
  • Posted: 12 days ago

We are currently recruiting for a Health Improvement Coordinator 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 wanting...

Social Worker – Assessment Service

  • Location: Chatham, Kent
  • Salary: £34,512 - £37,541 per annum (inclusive of a Market Premia payment)
  • Closing date: 25/04/2020 (25 days left)
  • Posted: 3 days ago

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 to share risk assessment and enable different perspectives while providing intervention...

Social Worker – Children’s Social Work Teams

  • Location: Chatham, Kent
  • Salary: £34,512 - £37,541 per annum (inclusive of a Market Premia payment)
  • Closing date: 25/04/2020 (25 days left)
  • Posted: 3 days ago

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 have a diverse caseload from children in need, child protection, court work and looked...

Auditor - Children's Quality Assurance Team

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Up to £50,670 per annum (inclusive of market premia)
  • Closing date: 25/04/2020 (25 days left)
  • Posted: 3 days ago

Following additional investment in Children’s Social Care we are seeking two experienced Auditors to join our Children’s Quality Assurance team.  Reporting to the Quality Assurance Manager, you will take a proactive approach to quality assurance, undertaking audits, preparing quantitative...

Experienced Social Worker – Assessment

  • Location: Chatham, Kent
  • Salary: £38,042 - £41,409 per annum (inclusive of Market Premia payment)
  • Closing date: 25/04/2020 (25 days left)
  • Posted: 3 days ago

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 share risk assessment and enable different perspectives while providing intervention as early...

Team Manager - Assessment

  • Location: Broadside, Leviathan Way, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4LL
  • Salary: Up to £51,417 per annum (inclusive of market premia)
  • Closing date: 25/04/2020 (25 days left)
  • Posted: 3 days ago

Following our Ofsted inspection in July 2019, Medway has taken positive steps on our improvement journey by remodelling and realigning services across Children’s Social Care that enable us to meet our key priorities and ensure we better meet the needs of vulnerable children in Medway. To manage...

Experienced Social Worker – Children’s Social Work Teams

  • Location: Chatham, Kent
  • Salary: £38,042 - £41,409 per annum (inclusive of Market Premia payment)
  • Closing date: 25/04/2020 (25 days left)
  • Posted: 3 days ago

Medway Council is seeking experienced social workers to join our Safeguarding Service. As a qualified and registered social worker with Social Work England,and at least two year’s post qualifying experience, you will be able to recognise and evaluate risk to children and have a sound understanding...

Family Group Conference Coordinator - Sessional

  • Location: Broadside, Leviathan Way, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4LL
  • Salary: £10.36 - £13.35 per hour, depending on experience
  • Closing date: 14/04/2020 (14 days left)
  • Posted: today

Medway Children's Social Care are recruiting sessional Family Group Conferencing Coordinator's to join our Children's Social Work Team.  You will be responsible for coordinating family group meetings and preparing families and extended family members for meetings, as well as supporting...

Youth Offending Team Officer

  • Location: Strood Youth Centre, Strood, Kent
  • Salary: Range 4 (£25,775 - £31,385) per annum. From 1 April 2020 (£26,188 - £31,888 per annum)
  • Closing date: 10/04/2020 (10 days left)
  • Posted: 18 days ago

This post will involve assessing the risks and needs of young people involved in the criminal justice system, motivating young people to make positive changes in their lives, collaborating with young people to deliver plans to address their offending. Medway youth offending team is committed to working...

Newly Qualified Children’s Social Worker

  • Location: Chatham, Kent
  • Salary: NQSW - £29,590 per annum
  • Closing date: 05/04/2020 (5 days left)
  • Posted: 29 days ago

We are recruiting Newly Qualified Social Workers for the 2020-2021 Assessed and Supported Year of Employment (ASYE) programme. Eligible applicants will have completed their Social Work qualification no more than 2 years prior to the starting date, not have completed an ASYE programme before and otherwise...

Senior Practitioner - Fostering

  • Location: Chatham, Kent
  • Salary: SW3 (£39,533 – £44,218) per annum
  • Closing date: 03/04/2020 (3 days left)
  • Posted: 14 days ago

To function as a highly skilled and experienced practitioner within the Fostering Team, providing day-to-day support and advice to social care staff within the team to ensure that high quality services are delivered. You will be required to enable and support the delivery of these services in an...

Sessional FGC Coordinator

  • Location: Chatham, Kent
  • Salary: Range 2 (£16,824 - £20,322) per annum, pro rata
  • Closing date: 03/04/2020 (3 days left)
  • Posted: 14 days ago

To contact families with the aim of Facilitating Family Group Conferences (FGC) for those families identified by Children’s Services as requiring the service. To arrange contact with families, including extended family members and family networks, to prepare for the meeting To undertake all...

School Crossing Patrol (Hempstead Infants School)

  • Location: Hempstead Infant School, Hempstead Road, Gillingham, Kent, ME7 3QG
  • Salary: Range 1 From 1 April 2020 (£14,015 – £16,824) pro rata to £1,551 - £1,862 per annum. If you are 25 or over you will receive the National living wage of £1,862 per annum.
  • Closing date: 03/04/2020 (3 days left)
  • Posted: 28 days ago

Please note this is a fixed term post for 1  year. Hempstead Infant 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...

Apprentice in Public Health – Workforce Development Team

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Level 2 - £144.30 per week
  • Closing date: 03/04/2020 (3 days left)
  • Posted: 25 days ago

This exciting opportunity will involve supporting the team with a wide range of business administration duties linked to the delivery of training sessions and workforce development. Training is delivered to individuals from a variety of organisations and groups who can contribute towards improving...

Housing Apprentice

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Apprentice Level 2 - £153.55 per week. Level 3 - £165 per week.
  • Closing date: 03/04/2020 (3 days left)
  • Posted: 12 days ago

We have an exciting opportunity for three Apprentices to join the Housing Department.  We are looking for motivated, enthusiastic individuals with a willingness to learning.  You will be given on the job training, along with your Apprenticeship course and additional training specific to...