Vacancies

Our current vacancies are listed here. Please click on the areas below for more information.

Sessional Youth Workers

CLOSES: N/A

Maidstone District, Shepway District, Tunbridge Wells or Tonbridge & Malling

£8.75 per hour

Salus is a social enterprise established to deliver services to children and young people. We have been commissioned to deliver Youth Services in Maidstone, Shepway, Tunbridge Wells and Tonbridge & Malling Districts.

We are currently seeking Sessional Youth Workers to help implement our range of centre and street-based youth services in the both areas. The role will involve working directly with young people and agencies, offering services and support with an aim to improve young people’s emotional health and well-being.

We are looking for talented individuals, experienced in working directly with young people in creative and innovative ways to achieve the best possible outcomes. The post will require energy and enthusiasm to ensure the success of this highly valued service.

For more information please contact Clive Harris on 07725 595750

Any appointment will be made subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Please return completed application forms to recruitment@salusgroup.org.uk and state which area you are applying for.

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Youth Worker Apprentice x2

CLOSES: N/A

Tunbridge Wells and Tonbridge & Malling Districts

£3.70 per hour

 Are you looking for an opportunity to gain experience and a formal qualification in youth work?  Would you like to gain this experience within a forward thinking social enterprise that supports communities to make a real difference to their lives?

If your answer is “yes!” to these questions, then we hope you will be interested to hear that we are seeking to appoint a well organised and enthusiastic individual with good communication and IT skills to join our friendly and inclusive team.

As a Youth Work Apprentice you will be expected to undertake an interesting and varied workload. You will be responsible for supporting youth work team.

In addition you will be supported to achieve a suitable qualification.

Fixed term one year contract with the opportunity for on going employment.

For more information please contact Roxanne Frost on 07719 521491

Any appointment will be made subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

1 x full-time Tonbridge & Malling & Tunbridge Wells

Please return completed application forms to recruitment@salusgroup.org.uk and state which area you are applying for.

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Youth Worker (Part-time)

CLOSES: N/A

Tonbridge & Malling

£9.36 per hour

1 x part-time position to be worked evenings and must include a Friday evening. Permanent contract.

Salus is a social enterprise established to deliver services to children and young people. We have recently been commissioned to deliver centre based and detached Youth Services in the district of Tonbridge & Malling.

We are currently seeking a Youth Worker to work alongside our team of Integrated Youth Officers, to implement a range of centre and street-based youth services across this district. The role will involve working directly with young people and agencies, offering services and support with an aim to improve young people’s emotional health and well-being.

We are looking for a talented individual, with experience in working directly with young people in creative and innovative ways to achieve the best possible outcomes. This post will require energy and enthusiasm to ensure the success of this highly valued service.

9 hours per week in Tonbridge & Malling
For more information, please contact Roxanne Frost on 07719 521491

Closing Date: This post will be withdrawn as soon as the position is filled

Any appointment will be made subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Please return completed application forms to recruitment@salusgroup.org.uk

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Transition Mentors

CLOSES: 28.02.19

Ashford, Canterbury, 1 x full-time, Folkestone and Hythe / Thanet and Dover / Maidstone and Tonbridge & Malling

£23,000 - £26,000 (Pro-rata for part-time and term-time only)

Do you recognise the challenges of transition between primary and secondary school? Do you want a role that enables you to make a real difference to the lives of those young people and their families who may find it more difficult. Do you want to help young people build emotional well-being and resilience?

Do you have the professional experience and skills to work with young people individually and in groups? Can you demonstrate the difference you can make?

If your answer is “yes!” to these questions, then we hope you may be interested to hear that we are seeking to appoint Transition Mentors as part of the HeadStart Kent Programme. These roles offer an exciting opportunity to use evidence based approaches and programmes of support to achieve maximum impact.

While your background may be in education, counselling, youth work or any other related area, we are particularly looking for highly motivated, dynamic and talented individuals, experienced at working creatively and innovatively, in group settings, to achieve change.

  • 1 x full-time: Ashford, Canterbury, Folkestone and Hythe  (ASAP – December 2019) 
  • 1 x full-time: Thanet and Dover  (May 2019 – December 2020)
  • 1 x part-time: Thanet and Dover  (May 2019 – December 2020)
  • 1 x full-time: Maidstone and Tonbridge & Malling  (May 2019 – December 2020)

Closing Date: 12pm on 28th February 2019 
Interviews: 4th March 2019

For more information please contact Sally Williamson on 07725 595722 or Jody Brown on 07725 595745.

Any appointment will be made subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Please return your completed application form to recruitment@salusgroup.org.uk

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Transition Support Worker for Families

CLOSES: 28.02.19

Ashford, Canterbury, 1 x full-time, Folkestone and Hythe / Thanet and Dover / Maidstone and Tonbridge & Malling

£23,000 - £26,000 (Pro-rata for part-time and term-time only)

Do you recognise the challenges of transition between primary and secondary school? Do you recognise the support parents may need to engage fully with their child in this process. Do you want a role that enables you to make a real difference to the lives of those young people and their families who may find it more difficult.

Do you have the professional experience and skills to work with families experiencing significant challenges. Do you have experience of working in partnership with schools other agencies to maximise the impact of your support? Do you have experience of working with young people to help them overcome barriers and achieve their aims?

If your answer is “yes!” to these questions, then we hope you may be interested to hear that we are seeking to appoint Transition Support Workers as part of the HeadStart Kent Programme. These roles offer an exciting opportunity to be part of a new and ground breaking programme that is specifically focused on the transition phase for young people.

While your background may be in education, social care, counselling, youth work or any other related area, we are particularly looking for highly motivated, dynamic and talented individuals, experienced at working respectfully, creatively and in a solution focused way with families
to achieve lasting change.

  • 1 x full-time: Ashford, Canterbury, Folkestone and Hythe  (ASAP – December 2019)
  • 1 x full-time: Thanet and Dover  (May 2019 – December 2020)
  • 1 x part-time: Thanet and Dover  (May 2019 – December 2020)
  • 1 x full-time: Maidstone and Tonbridge & Malling  (May 2019 – December 2020)

Closing date: 12pm on 28th February 2019
Interviews: 4th March 2019

For more information please contact Sally Williamson on 07725 595722 or Jody Brown on 07725 595745.

Any appointment will be made subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Please return your completed application form to recruitment@salusgroup.org.uk

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Intensive Mentors

CLOSES: 28.02.19

Tonbridge & Malling / Dover / Canterbury / Swale

£23,000 - £26,000 (Pro-rata for part-time)

Do you want a role that enables you to make a real difference to the lives of children and young people in Kent? Do you recognise the importance of emotional well-being and resilience in a child’s development?

Do you have the professional experience and skills to work with children and young people to achieve positive and sustained change? Do you have diverse skills that mean you can also meaningfully engage with families?

If your answer is “yes!” to these questions, then we hope you may be interested to hear that we are seeking to appoint Intensive Mentors as part of the HeadStart Kent Programme. These roles offer an exciting opportunity to use evidence based approaches and programmes of support to achieve maximum impact.

While your background may be in education, counselling, youth work or any other related area, we are particularly looking for highly motivated, dynamic and talented individuals, experienced at working creatively and innovatively to achieve change.

  • 1 x full-time: Tonbridge & Malling  (July 2019 – March 2021)
  • 1 x full-time: Dover  (July 2019 – March 2021)
  • 1 x part-time (0.8fte): Canterbury  (ASAP – December 2019)
  • 1 x part-time (0.6fte): Swale  (ASAP – July 2019)

Closing date: 12pm on 28th February 2019
Interviews: 6th March 2018

For more information please contact Natasha Daly on 07702 518124 or Sally Williamson on 07725 595722.

Any appointment will be made subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Please return your completed application form to recruitment@salusgroup.org.uk

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Youth Worker

CLOSES: 01.03.19

Tonbridge & Malling and Tunbridge Wells

£18,000.00 (Pro-rata for part-time)

1 x  part-time position to be worked mainly evenings and must include a Friday evening. Permanent contract.

Salus is a social enterprise established to deliver services to children and young people. We have recently been commissioned to deliver centre based and detached Youth Services in the districts of Tonbridge & Malling and Tunbridge Wells.

We are currently seeking a Youth Worker to work alongside our team of Integrated Youth Officers, to implement a range of centre and street-based youth services across these districts. The role will involve working directly with young people and agencies, offering services and support with an aim to improve young people’s emotional health and well-being.

We are looking for a talented individual, with experience in working directly with young people in creative and innovative ways to achieve the best possible outcomes. This post will require energy and enthusiasm to ensure the success of this highly valued service.

  • 4 days per week in Tonbridge & Malling and Tunbridge Wells

For more information, please contact Roxanne Frost on 07719 521491

Closing Date: Friday 1st March 2019
Interviews Date: TBC

Any appointment will be made subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Please return completed application forms to recruitment@salusgroup.org.uk 

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School Support Project Officer

CLOSES: 04.03.19

Countywide remit with specific focus on Tunbridge Wells and Tonbridge & Malling

£23,000 - £26,000 (pro-rata for part- time and term-time only)

Do you want a role that enables you to make a real difference to the lives of children and young people? Do you recognise the importance of emotional well-being and resilience in a child’s development? Do you feel passionate about the difference children and young people can make through Youth Social Action?

Do you have the professional experience and skills to work with children and young people, 1:1 and in groups, to achieve positive and sustained change?

If your answer is “yes!” to these questions, then we hope you may be interested to hear that we are seeking to appoint a Project Officer (Well-Being). This role offers an exciting opportunity to use evidence based approaches and programmes of support to achieve maximum impact.

While your background may be in education, counselling, youth work or any other related area, we are particularly looking for a highly motivated, dynamic and talented individual, experienced at working creatively and innovatively.

Term-time only, 30 – 37 hours (negotiable)

Countywide remit with specific focus on Tunbridge Wells and Tonbridge & Malling

Fixed Term Contract for one year, extension subject to continued funding.

For an informal discussion, please contact Jody Brown on 07725 595745 or Sally Williamson on 07725 595722

Closing Date: 12pm on 28th February 2019 
Interview Date: 4th March 2019

Any appointment will be made subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Please return your completed application form to recruitment@salusgroup.org.uk

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