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There are so many exciting public sector roles and opportunities in Kent. Check out the fantastic range of jobs available with some of the best public sector and not-for-profit employers in Kent in the list below. If you want to narrow your job search further, select the advanced search function above. Take the next step in your career, apply for one of these great opportunities today!

Jobs in Kent

Social Workers (Adult Social Care)

Medway Council

SW2 £30,428 - £38,585 per annum

Following a successful bid to increase our staffing levels Medway Council have created 6 new social work posts. This is an exciting opportunity for experienced Social Workers (must have completed ASYE) who are highly motivate...

Posted: 3 months ago

2 days left

Various temporary roles in support of the 2021 Census

Tonbridge & Malling Borough Council

Salary range varies depending on the role applied for

The Office for National Statistics are hiring thousands of people  in a range of exciting temporary roles to make Census 2021 a success. The census is a survey about all of us. We need your help and enthusiasm to encourage e...

Posted: 3 months ago

3 months left

Casual Election Staff Vacancies

Tonbridge & Malling Borough Council

Poll Clerk £185. Presiding Officer £280, Counting Assistant £10p/h

Casual Election Staff Vacancies The Returning Officer for Tonbridge & Malling Borough Council is seeking applications of interest from members of the public who wish to be part of a pool of casual election staff and cons...

Posted: about 1 year ago

3 months left

Pastoral Welfare Manager & Designated Safeguarding Lead

Hoo St Werburgh Primary School

Grade     B1 - £25,295 - £32,878 pro rata for 41 weeks

  Due to the retirement of our long-standing Pastoral Welfare Manager we would like to appoint a new Pastoral Welfare Manager & Designated Safeguarding Lead to join our experienced, passionate and vibrant team working at...

Posted: 21 days ago

1 day left

Youth Offending Team Social Worker

Medway Council

SWCS-2 (£33,033 - £39,532) per annum

This is a fantastic time to be joining Medway as a Social Worker in our Youth Offending Team.  You will be part of innovative creative team that is seeking to deliver a ‘child first’ approach to Youth Justice. It is a small t...

Posted: 20 days ago

2 days left

Housing Scheme Officer

Dartford Borough Council

£25,427 PA increasing to £27,777 following 12 months satisfactory performance

Are you up for a challenge? We are looking for an enthusiastic, IT literate, motivated individual with previous line management experience to work as a Housing Scheme Officer within our Housing Scheme & Finance team. This...

Posted: 16 days ago

2 days left

Occupational Therapist

Rivermead Inclusive Trust

Grade C2 (£21,589 - £28,785) pro rata per annum (Equivalent to Band 5) + SEN Allowance (£1,289)

We are looking for a special person to take on an exciting opportunity.  Location: All Schools within Rivermead Inclusive Trust   We are seeking to appoint a qualified, Band 5 Occupational Therapist, to work as part of the ...

Posted: 16 days ago

about 8 hours left

Social Worker - Adolescent Team

Medway Council

Up to £39,532 per annum, plus benefits

This is an exciting time to join our Children’s Social Care Service and be part of our improvement journey.  We have realigned into specialist service areas and increased staffing capacity to ensure our staff feel supported t...

Posted: 15 days ago

7 days left

Housing Options Officer

Gravesham Council

19,944 to 26,707 per annum (pay award pending

Our Organisation Centrally located in the Thames Gateway, Gravesham Borough Council provides a range of services to over 95,000 people and 3,000 businesses.  The Borough of Gravesham, situated in the north west corner of Ke...

Posted: 15 days ago

7 days left

Senior Practitioner - Children's Social Work Team (Safeguarding)

Medway Council

£39,533 - £44,218 per annum (Plus market premia and retention payment)

This is an exciting time to join our Children’s Social Work Team and be part of our improvement journey.  We have realigned our services and increased staffing capacity to ensure our staff feel supported to achieve the best o...

Posted: 15 days ago

7 days left

Social Worker (Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub)

Medway Council

Range SW2 - £33,033 - £39,532 per annum (plus £2,000 retention payment)

This is a fantastic time to be joining Medway as a Social Worker in our Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub Team (MASH).  As a registered social worker with Social Work England and at least one year’s experience, you will be able ...

Posted: 14 days ago

8 days left

Social Worker Fostering Recruitment

Medway Council

Range SW2/2A - £33,033 - £39,532 per annum

An exciting opportunity as risen for a Social Worker to join the Medway Fostering Recruitment Team.  We require an experienced social worker to support us with an extensive recruitment campaign to increase the number of foste...

Posted: 15 days ago

7 days left

Teaching Assistant

Burnt Oak Primary School

Grade: D2 – Salary: £18,426 - £21,166 per annum (to be pro rata)

ENJOY ~ ACHIEVE ~ SUCCEED  Start date: ASAP  “Burnt Oak Primary School believes that their school can make a difference to the pupils within it.”  Could you be part of the team that makes that difference?  Burnt Oak Prima...

Posted: 14 days ago

4 days left

Teaching Assistant (Maternity Cover)

Burnt Oak Primary School

Grade: D2 – Salary: £18,426 - £21,166 per annum (to be pro rata)

ENJOY ~ ACHIEVE ~ SUCCEED   Start date: 20th November 2020 Maternity cover for up to one year  “Burnt Oak Primary School believes that their school can make a difference to the pupils within it.”  Could you be part of the ...

Posted: 14 days ago

4 days left

Year 1 Class Teacher (Maternity Cover)

Burnt Oak Primary School

Grade: MPS – Salary: £24,373 - £35,971 per annum

  “Enjoy, Achieve, Succeed”  Start date: 7th December 2020 Maternity cover for up to one year  “Burnt Oak Primary School believes that their school can make a difference to the pupils within it.”  Could you be part of the ...

Posted: 14 days ago

4 days left

Year 3 Class Teacher (Maternity Cover)

Burnt Oak Primary School

Grade: MPS – Salary: £24,373 - £35,971 per annum

  “Enjoy, Achieve, Succeed”  Start date: 4th January 2021 Maternity cover until the end of Term 6  “Burnt Oak Primary School believes that their school can make a difference to the pupils within it.”  Could you be part of...

Posted: 14 days ago

4 days left

Private Sector Maintenance Officer

Dartford Borough Council

£33,067 PA increasing to £35,123 following 12 months satisfactory performance

Dartford Housing Services really value the contribution our staff make and in return, we offer the opportunity to ‘make a difference’ and go home at the end of the day with a very real feeling of accomplishment.    We are l...

Posted: 16 days ago

2 days left

Domestic Abuse Lead

Medway Council

Range 3 (£20,322 - £26,188) per annum

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 t...

Posted: 13 days ago

9 days left

Social Worker (Experienced) Fostering Connected Carers

Medway Council

SW2A £36,110-£39,532 (Plus £2,500 Market Premia & £2,000 Retention payment)

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 la...

Posted: 13 days ago

9 days left

Social Worker - Children's Social Work Team

Medway Council

£33,033 - £36,109 per annum (plus market premia and retention payment)

This is an exciting time to join our Children’s Social Care Service and be part of our improvement journey.  We have realigned our services and increased staffing capacity to ensure our staff feel supported to achieve the bes...

Posted: 15 days ago

7 days left

Democratic Services Officer

Maidstone Borough Council

£23,505 – £32,090

Pride in our Borough: A Borough that works for everyone We are seeking an enthusiastic person with initiative and drive to join a small team supporting the democratic processes of the Council and helping to ensure that decis...

Posted: 13 days ago

18 days left

Development Manager

Dartford Borough Council

: £58,197 PA increasing to £61,428 PA following 12 months satisfactory performance

If you thrive on action, you will love Dartford.  Located on the edge of London, we have exciting proposals to transform Dartford Town Centre with significant interest for major development proposals. A range of employment, l...

Posted: 13 days ago

19 days left

Group Manager - Children's Social Work Teams

Medway Council

Up to £52,159 per annum + market premia and retention allowance

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 child...

Posted: 15 days ago

7 days left

Senior Practitioner – Assessment

Medway Council

£39,533 - £44,218 per annum (Plus £3,000 Market Premia Payment and £3,000 retention payment after completing 1 years service)

This is an exciting time to join our Children’s Social Care Service and be part of our improvement journey.  We have realigned our services and increased staffing capacity to ensure our staff feel supported to achieve the bes...

Posted: 12 days ago

10 days left

Social Worker (Experienced level) - Assessment Team

Medway Council

Up to £42,032 per annum (inclusive of a Market Premia payment)

This is an exciting time to join our Children’s Social Care Service and be part of our improvement journey.  We have realigned our services and increased staffing capacity to ensure our staff feel supported to achieve the bes...

Posted: 12 days ago

10 days left

Social Worker (Experienced level) - Children's Social Work Teams

Medway Council

SW2A £36,110-£39,532 (Plus £2,500 Market Premia & £3,000 Retention payment)

This is an exciting time to join our Children’s Social Care Service and be part of our improvement journey.  We have realigned our services and increased staffing capacity to ensure our staff feel supported to achieve the bes...

Posted: 12 days ago

10 days left

Social Worker - Assessment

Medway Council

SW2 - £33,033 - £36,109 per annum (Plus £2,000 Market premia and £3,000 retention payment)

This is an exciting time to join our Children’s Social Care Service and be part of our improvement journey.  We have realigned our services and increased staffing capacity to ensure our staff feel supported to achieve the bes...

Posted: 12 days ago

10 days left

Parenting Admin Support Officer

Medway Council

Range 2 (£16,824 - £20,322) per annum

Parenting Admin Support Officer – FIXED TERM for 1 Year Gillingham, Kent 37 hours per week £16,824 - £20,322 per annum This is a new role within the Early Help Service working in our Parenting Team.  You will be required...

Posted: 12 days ago

4 days left

Head of Reinvestment - Kent & Sussex

Optivo

Total package up to £78,018 plus ECU allowance

We’re one of the largest housing providers in the UK with over 45,000 homes across London, the South East and the Midlands, giving 90,000 people somewhere affordable to call their own. At Optivo we understand the difference ...

Posted: 10 days ago

9 days left

Principal Planning Enforcement Officer

Dartford Borough Council

£45,998 PA rising to £49,012 PA following 12 months satisfactory performance

If you thrive on action, you will love Dartford.  Working for an ambitious authority that is well and truly on the map, no two days will be the same.  Located on the edge of London, we have exciting proposals to transform Dar...

Posted: about 1 month ago

5 days left