Jobs of the week

AnnieM, July 13, 2010

This week, we thought we’d do something a bit different. We’ve hand picked some great jobs that are currently on the site and are waiting for perfect applicants like you.

Pre-entry level

Kitchen Assistant

Location:  Runnymede, Surrey.

Experience:  None required – full training is given.

Salary: £7,500 per annum for 20 hours a week.

The role: Assist with kitchen-related duties in a day centre, which caters for over 100 retired people.

Closing date: 20th July.

Entry level

Graduate Trainee at Harrogate Borough Council

Location: Harrogate

Experience:  Recent graduate. Full training will be given.

Salary: £15,725

The role: Work as a trainee within different departments of local government to develop self confidence and experience.

Closing date: 23rd July.

Junior level

Level 1 Qualified Teaching Assistant

Location: Derby

Experience: Worked with children with special educational needs and good knowledge of Early Years development. Post is subject to an enhanced CRB check.

Salary: £15,725-£16, 830.

The role: Supporting young children with special needs.

Closing date: 16th July.


Senior Social Worker

Location: Birmingham

Experience:  Essential qualifications: either DipSW, CQSW, CSS or equivalent social work qualification, plus registration with the General Social Care Council (GSCC). Must have substantial experience in children and family work including in-depth knowledge of child protection procedures.

Salary: £31,754-£38,961.

The Role: Working within the Adoption and Fostering teams you will monitor assessments and child placements, whilst liaising with other local authorities.

Closing date: 23rd July.


Part time IMCA Manager for South of England Advocacy Projects (SEap).

Location: Tonbridge and Kent and Medway.

Experience:  Managerial experience ideally within the field of advocacy. Clear understanding of IMCA and DoLS legislation and practice.

Salary: £28, 636

The Role: Implement relevant policies and procedures. Mentor and encourage the organisation’s advocates, who in turn support and represent vulnerable people.

Closing date:  26th July.


Corporate Director of Children and Young People’s Services

Location: Kingston Upon Hull

Experience: Highly experienced with a strong track record of success in a similar urban setting.

Salary: £123,000

The Role: Play a lead role in tackling deprivation, whilst creating opportunities across the city of Hull. To improve service delivery , and to implement further development within the Children’s Services department.

Closing date: 6th August.

So, what are you waiting for? Good luck!