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School Crossing Patrol (Balfour Infants School)

  • Location: Balfour Infant School, Rochester, Kent, ME1 2QT
  • Salary: Range 1 (£13,576 - £15,501) per annum, pro rata subject to annual pay award with effect 1 April 2019. This salary will be pro rata to a £2,004 - £2,289 per annum – National Living Wage will apply to those over 25 years of age.
  • Closing date: 05/04/2019 (13 days left)
  • Posted: today

Please note this is a fixed term contract for 1 year. Balfour Infants 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...

Early Help Social Worker

  • Location: Medway Children and Family Hubs
  • Salary: Range SW2 (£32,000 - £38,296 subject to annual pay award with effect 1 April 2019) 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: 05/04/2019 (13 days left)
  • Posted: today

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...

Programme Lead - Children's Mental Health and Emotional Wellbeing

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Range 7 (£41,934 - £46,670) per annum, pro rata
  • Closing date: 05/04/2019 (13 days left)
  • Posted: today

We are looking for an experienced health and social care commissioner to support Medway Council and Medway CCG to drive improved outcomes for children especially in relation to mental health and wellbeing. Medway is transforming mental health services for children and young people through a partnership...

Practice Manager – Safeguarding Service

  • Location: Chatham, Kent
  • Salary: £46836 - £50670 per annum (inclusive of market premia) Plus. Retention Payment of £2,000per annum (after 2 years’ service in post) increasing to £3,000 per annum after 4 years’ service. Option of a Lease Car or Essential User allowance. Relocation expense
  • Closing date: 11/04/2019 (19 days left)
  • Posted: 1 day ago

This is a fantastic time to be joining Medway as a Senior Practitioner in our Safeguarding service. 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...

Streetworks Inspector

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Range 4 (£25,369 - £30,890) per annum
  • Closing date: 04/04/2019 (12 days left)
  • Posted: 1 day ago

6 month fixed term contract Medway is a vibrant and growing authority in order to meet the demands on Medway's road network; Medway is looking for an experienced streetworks inspector.Your role will be to assist in the management of the streetworks and road works inMedway. Ensuring that these comply...

Senior Practitioner – Safeguarding Service

  • Location: Chatham, Kent
  • Salary: £41,297 - £45,835 per annum (inclusive of market premia) Plus. Retention Payment of £2,000 per annum (after 2 years’ service in post) increasing to £3,000 per annum after 4 years’ service. Option of a Lease Car or Essential User allowance. Relocation expe
  • Closing date: 11/04/2019 (19 days left)
  • Posted: 1 day ago

This is a fantastic time to be joining Medway as a Senior Practitioner in our Safeguarding service. 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...

Senior Practitioner – Assessment

  • Location: Chatham, Kent
  • Salary: £41,297 - £45,835 per annum (inclusive of market premia) Plus Retention Payment of £2,000 per annum (after 2 years’ service in post) increasing to £3,000 per annum (after 4 years’ service). Option of a Lease Car or Essential User allowance. Relocation exp
  • Closing date: 11/04/2019 (19 days left)
  • Posted: 1 day ago

This is a fantastic time to be joining Medway as a Senior Practitioner in our Assessment pods within the First Response service. 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...

Housing Assistant

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: £8.05 - £10.20
  • Closing date: 25/03/2019 (2 days left)
  • Posted: 2 days ago

Medway Commercial Group are currently looking for a Housing Assistant to join the Housing service at Medway Council on an initial 3 month contract. The successful candidate is required to have the below essential experience: Office Administration, experience of using computer systems including...

Experienced Social Worker – Safeguarding Service

  • Location: Chatham, Kent
  • Salary: £37,482 - £40,796 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: 10/04/2019 (18 days left)
  • Posted: 2 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: 10/04/2019 (18 days left)
  • Posted: 2 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...

Leaving Care Personal Advisor

  • Location: Broadside, Leviathan Way, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4LL
  • Salary: Range 3 (£19,686 - £25,369) per annum
  • Closing date: 14/04/2019 (22 days left)
  • Posted: 2 days ago

The Medway Leaving Care Team works to advise, support and befriend young people from the age of 16 who are in care and those young people who have recently left care (up to the age of 25) with a diverse range of complex needs to enable them manage the transition into early adulthood . The PA will...

Greenspace Development Officer

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Range 4 (£25,369 - £30,890) per annum
  • Closing date: 15/04/2019 (23 days left)
  • Posted: 2 days ago

Medway is a unitary authority in the South East of England, made up of the towns of Strood, Rochester, Chatham, Gillingham and Rainham and more rural areas, including the Hoo Peninsula. Situated in Kent in the South-East of England, the area has plenty of green spaces, excellent facilities and easy...

Personal Assistant to Chief Finance Officer

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Range 3 - £19,686 - £25,369 per annum
  • Closing date: 05/04/2019 (13 days left)
  • Posted: 3 days ago

You will be required to provide an outstanding, professional, wide-ranging personal support service for the Chief Finance Officer to enable him to be more effective and efficient in his role, by providing key administration and logistical support supported by Council’s standard administration...

LADO

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Grade SW3 - £38,297 - £41,835 per annum
  • Closing date: 05/04/2019 (13 days left)
  • Posted: 3 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...

Customer & Business Support Officers

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Range 2 (£15,501 - £19,686) per annum
  • Closing date: 30/03/2019 (7 days left)
  • Posted: 4 days ago

The Customer and Business Support (CABS) service provides the ‘front door’ telephony to council services and effectively delivers the business administration requirements of a wide range of services across the authority. We are seeking enthusiastic and committed Customer and Business...

Educational Psychologist

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Soulbury A 3-7 £40,146 - £47,434 & existing SPA points will be honoured per annum
  • Closing date: 01/04/2019 (9 days left)
  • Posted: 4 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...

Graduate Trainee Officer

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Graduate - £20,000 per annum
  • Closing date: 07/04/2019 (15 days left)
  • Posted: 7 days ago

Are you graduating in summer 2019, or have you graduated within the last two years? Then we have an exciting opportunity in Economic Development and Regeneration ready for you. Interviews will be held at the Innovation Centre Medway on 25 April. Deadline for applications 7 April. The postholder...

Housing Officer (Income Recovery)

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Range 4 - £25,369 - £30,890 plus ECU allowance
  • Closing date: 24/03/2019 (1 day left)
  • Posted: 7 days ago

This is a re-advertisement. Previous applicants should not re-apply Medway Council Landlord Services owns and manages around 3000 homes in the Medway area. Our performance is excellent when compared with other similar housing organisations. We are looking for an experienced, dynamic and highly motivated...

Strategic Housing Apprentice

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Level 2 - £136.90 per week
  • Closing date: 29/03/2019 (6 days left)
  • Posted: 7 days ago

To gain the knowledge and skills required to effectively support the work of the Housing Strategy and Partnerships Team. The team carries out a number of roles which include: The delivery of Affordable Housing Responding to Customer queries and complaints around housing issues. Ensuring our commissioned...

Homechoice Apprentice

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Level 2 - £136.90 per week
  • Closing date: 29/03/2019 (6 days left)
  • Posted: 7 days ago

Assist in the delivery of services to applicants applying for social housing and supported accommodation. The postholder will be involved in the assessment of applications for housing; following appropriate training and deal with customers in housing need on a daily basis.  This will involve...

IT/Computing Tutor (Casual)

  • Location: Medway Adult Education - Based at a Main Centre
  • Salary: LA 1-3 £20.10 – £22.70 (Non-Accredited) LA 1-3 £22.81 - £25.77 (Accredited Tutor)
  • Closing date: 02/04/2019 (10 days left)
  • Posted: 10 days ago

We are looking for an experienced and qualified IT/Computing tutor (casual), to further increase our range of courses in that subject and enhance our work skills offer. The successful applicant will teach 1 – 2 lessons a week, potentially daytime and/or evenings, on a casual basis, during term...

Quality Assurance Officer

  • Location: Innovation Centre, Maidstone Rd, Blue Bell Hill, Chatham, Kent
  • Salary: £19,686
  • Closing date: 25/03/2019 (2 days left)
  • Posted: 10 days ago

Medway Commercial Group (MCG) are currently looking to recruit a Quality Assurance Officer to join the Education Team. The successful candidate will be required to support schools with their contracted services specifically the following areas; Meal Provision Refuse Collecting Building Cleaning...

Child Protection Conference Chair

  • Location: Chatham, Kent
  • Salary: SW4 £42,836 - £46,670 + £4,000 market premia
  • Closing date: 25/03/2019 (2 days left)
  • Posted: 11 days ago

Up to £50670 per annum (inclusive of market premia) Plus £2000 per annum retention payment (payable annually after 2 years service in Medway), the option of a Lease Car or Essential User allowance and up to £6000 towards relocation. An opportunity has arisen for an experienced...

IRO Operational Manager

  • Location: Chatham, Kent
  • Salary: SW5 £46,670 - £50,528 + £7,000 market premia
  • Closing date: 25/03/2019 (2 days left)
  • Posted: 11 days ago

Up to £57528 per annum (inclusive of market premia) Plus £2000 per annum retention payment (payable annually after 2 years’ service in Medway), the option of a Lease Car or Essential User allowance and up to £6000 towards relocation. An opportunity has arisen for an experienced...

Trading Standards Officer

  • Location: Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
  • Salary: Career Progression Range 4 - 5 (£25,369 - £36,469) per annum
  • Closing date: 29/03/2019 (6 days left)
  • Posted: 14 days ago

Medway Council’s Trading Standards is looking for an experienced and, ideally, qualified Trading Standards Officer, holding a DCATS, DTS or DCA qualification. Our Trading Standards Department carries out the broad spectrum of Trading Standards functions through both enforcement and business...