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The Town of Gravesend in the County of Kent

The town of Gravesend is located on the border of Essex and Kent.   Gravesend is situated in the South East region of the UK and is governed by Gravesham District (B) council.  Gravesend has a train station called Gravesend Rail Station (GRV).

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Salary: £65 - £70/day Main Pay Scale per Day

Category: Education

Graduate Physics Teaching Assistant – Gravesend, Kent

Are you a talented Physics Graduate looking to utilise your graduate knowledge to inspire others?

Have you considered a career within a lab environment, but feel that your personality is more suited to teaching?

A secondary in Gravesend, Kent, are seeking a graduate to join them as a Graduate Physics Teaching Assistant.

*** Graduate Physics Teaching Assistant
*** Gravesend, Kent
*** Full-time, long-term position
*** £65-£70 per day
*** You must hold a minimum of a 2.2 in your degree to be considered
*** Immediate start as a Graduate Physics Teaching Assistant

This Graduate Physics Teaching Assistant vacancy will see the graduate assisting the teaching and learning of Physics up to GCSE and supporting A-Level students with their specialism. As a Graduate Physics Teaching Assistant, you will be working with students both on a one-to-one basis and in small groups. Once settled comfortably into your new position as a Graduate Physics Teaching Assistant, you will be given the opportunity to help create learning materials and perhaps even deliver pre-planned lessons if you show the ability.

The successful Graduate Physics Teaching Assistant will be a graduate with at least a 2.2 in their degree. The school wants to meet a personable and bright graduate who has previous experience working with secondary-aged students, either on a voluntary or paid basis. It is important for the school that they meet a success-driven Graduate Physics Teaching Assistant who will motivate and encourage students to achieve beyond their expected potential in Physics.

This 11-18 secondary is in Gravesend, Kent, with on-site parking available for all staff. The school is quickly becoming the most sought-after secondary in the area, having made considerable progress and going from strength to strength year after year.

Click ‘Apply now’ to send your CV to Richard Pentecost at EduStaff today.

Please note: due to the volume of Graduate Physics Teaching Assistant applications, only successful applicants will be contacted
Posted: 17/11/2018

Salary: £18000 - £21000/annum per Annum

Category: Administration

Conveyancing Secretary – High volumes of Audio Typing – 70 Words per minute

Full training given – Secretarial experience required all levels considered

Central Gravesend, parking £1 per day

Monday – Friday 9-5.30pm

Any applicants with experience of high volume audio transcription or copy typing will be considered.

Working for a professional and community spirited legal company in the heart of Gravesend you will be working within a fast-paced environment supporting a busy fee earner you will support her with all day to day secretarial activities.

A large part of this role will require typing (Audio transcription) a typing speed of around 70 words per minute will be required.

Working within a team of two you will be providing full secretarial support to the conveyancing fee earner including diary management, meeting and greeting clients, submitting conveyancing related searches and handling telephone queries from clients and/or third parties. General typing/correspondence and document work, alongside the preparation of legal forms where required.

Firm Wide Benefits:

• 28 days holiday per year

• Private AXA healthcare

• Workplace pension

• 30% discount on all legal services

• 25% discount on legal services for staff’s immediate family members

• Introduction bonuses payable if you introduce a new member of staff to the Firm

• No sick bonus of £100 payable in December if you have zero days off sick in the year

• Formal black-tie Christmas party every year and annual summer BBQ/party firm wide

• Subscription to childcare vouchers

This role is immediately vacant due to an internal promotion. Interviews available immediately
Posted: 16/11/2018

Salary: £9.31/hour plus performance-related bonus per Hour

Category: Other

We are currently recruiting Meter Readers to join us in Gravesend and the surrounding areas.

As a Meter Reader, you will be the face of our client who represents a number of the major energy suppliers, visiting residential and commercial premises on a daily basis to check their gas and electricity readings. You will play a key role in helping customers control the energy they use; you will work independently to deliver fantastic customer service.

Key Skills/Requirements
• To be able to commit to working 37 hours a week
• The ability to work flexibly between the hours of 8am – 8pm (Monday – Friday) and 8am – 6pm (Saturday – Sunday). Early mornings and late evenings are essential for this role
• This role is reasonably active, therefore you will need to be physically fit and expect to walk around 8 miles a day
• Full EU driving licence with no more than 6 points
• Access to your own car that you are happy to use and insure for business use
• A love of the great outdoors – you will be working in all weathers
• You will need to be an organised person who can work to targets
• You will need a 5 year checkable history and be happy for us to complete a criminal record check – this role requires a strict vetting process as you will be entering peoples’ homes

What we'll offer you
• £9.31 per hour plus a performance-related bonus, which is completely uncapped
• 35p per business mile, this can be claimed from home back to home
• Full training
• Workplace pension
• 28 days paid holiday
• This will be a long term opportunity with possibilities of career progression within our client’s business

How to apply
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Posted: 16/11/2018

Salary: £18000 - £20000/annum per Annum

Posted: 16/11/2018

Salary: £16.50 - £19.00/hour per Hour

Category: Other

FANTASTIC NEW PAY RATES PLUS EXCITING XMAS BONUS FOR ALL HGV C+E CLASS 1 DRIVER WHO WORK FOR STAFFLINE DURING THE CHRISTMAS PERIOD!

LGV1, HGV1, C+E, LGV 1, HGV 1, CLASS 1 DRIVERS WELCOME

FANTASTIC RATES OF PAY AND REGULAR WORK!

You may also be eligible to receive a further **£200 bonus (see conditions ** below)!

We are currently recruiting HGV 1 weekend drivers for our client based out of Dartford, Kent

As an HGV 1 weekend driver, the work will involve Class 1 Supermarket Deliveries to store locations throughout the South East, ensuring health and safety is followed at all time. Shifts available on nights on all start times across 7 days. The site operates all year round and will provide each driver with long term regular assignments, regular shift patterns with additional weekend or ad hoc shifts to suit. In return for your commitment we can offer shifts and start times that suit you and your work / life balance

Part time HGV1 drivers are also welcome to apply, as we have many Ad Hoc shifts available.

As an experienced LGV1 driver, you will ideally have –

* 12 months HGV experience
* No more than 6 points
* Digi card and DCPC

The pay rates for the role of LGV1 driver are:

LTD

* Saturdays - £16.50 per hour
* Sundays - £18.00 per hour
* Bank Holidays - £19.00 per hour

PAYE and LTD drivers welcome!

* The £20 per shift uplift – paid in addition to the hourly pay rate, for all pre-agreed and additional shifts completed between the 2nd of Dec 2018 through 5th of Jan 2019

** The £200 Xmas bonus – paid in addition to the hourly pay rate and daily bonus above, for the completion of all pre-agreed shifts between the 2nd of Dec 2018 through and 5th of Jan 2019. Shift patterns will be provided and must be completed in order to receive this bonus.

Based out of Dartford, Kent, the locations is commutable from Gravesend, Rochester, Thurrock, Grays, Maidstone, Sidcup, Bexleyheath, Erith, Sidcup, Bromley and Chatham.

Applications are welcome from experienced LGV1, HGV1, Class 1, C+E, LGV 1, HGV 1 drivers

Apply now for the role of LGV1 Driver

Staffline are one of the UK’s largest driving agencies, providing temporary and permanent driving work. Driving jobs include LGV 1, LGV1, HGV1, HGV 1, C+E, LGV 2, LGV2, HGV2, HGV 2, C, 7.5T, 7.5 Tonne, Refuse Drivers, Multidrop, Tramping, Days, Nights, van, car and drivers mates
Posted: 16/11/2018

Salary: £15.50 - £19.00/hour per Hour

Category: Other

FANTASTIC NEW PAY RATES PLUS EXCITING XMAS BONUS FOR ALL HGV C+E CLASS 1 DRIVER WHO WORK FOR STAFFLINE DURING THE CHRISTMAS PERIOD!

LGV1, HGV1, C+E, LGV 1, HGV 1, CLASS 1 DRIVERS WELCOME

FANTASTIC RATES OF PAY AND FULL TIME REGULAR WORK!

You may also be eligible to receive a further **£200 bonus (see conditions ** below)!

We are currently recruiting HGV 1 night drivers for our client based out of Dartford, Kent

As an HGV 1 night driver, the work will involve Class 1 Supermarket Deliveries to store locations throughout the South East, ensuring health and safety is followed at all time. Shifts available on nights on all start times across 7 days. The site operates all year round and will provide each driver with long term regular assignments, regular shift patterns with additional weekend or ad hoc shifts to suit. In return for your commitment we can offer shifts and start times that suit you and your work / life balance

Part time HGV1 drivers are also welcome to apply, as we have many Ad Hoc shifts available.

As an experienced LGV1 driver, you will ideally have –

* 12 months HGV experience
* No more than 6 points
* Digi card and DCPC

The pay rates for the role of LGV1 driver are:

LTD

* Monday to Friday Nights - £15.50 per hour
* Saturdays - £16.50 per hour
* Sundays - £18.00 per hour
* Bank Holidays - £19.00 per hour

PAYE and LTD drivers welcome!

* The £20 per shift uplift – paid in addition to the hourly pay rate, for all pre-agreed and additional shifts completed between the 2nd of Dec 2018 through 5th of Jan 2019

** The £200 Xmas bonus – paid in addition to the hourly pay rate and daily bonus above, for the completion of all pre-agreed shifts between the 2nd of Dec 2018 through and 5th of Jan 2019. Shift patterns will be provided and must be completed in order to receive this bonus.

Based out of Dartford, Kent, the locations is commutable from Gravesend, Rochester, Thurrock, Grays, Maidstone, Sidcup, Bexleyheath, Erith, Sidcup, Bromley and Chatham.

Applications are welcome from experienced LGV1, HGV1, Class 1, C+E, LGV 1, HGV 1 drivers

Apply now for the role of LGV1 Driver

Staffline are one of the UK’s largest driving agencies, providing temporary and permanent driving work. Driving jobs include LGV 1, LGV1, HGV1, HGV 1, C+E, LGV 2, LGV2, HGV2, HGV 2, C, 7.5T, 7.5 Tonne, Refuse Drivers, Multidrop, Tramping, Days, Nights, van, car and drivers mates
Posted: 16/11/2018

Salary: £60 - £70/day Main Pay Scale per Day

Category: Education

Science Graduate (Teaching Assistant) – Gravesend, Kent

Are you a recent Science Graduate with aspirations to pursue a career in secondary teaching?

Would you benefit from working as a Science Graduate Teaching Assistant for the remainder of the academic year?

**** Science Graduate for Secondary Teaching Assistant position
*** Gravesend, Kent
*** £60-£70 per day as
*** You must hold at least a 2.2 in your Science related degree
*** Long-term, full-time position
*** Interviewing now for an immediate start

As a Science Graduate you will be moving into the creative and high-achieving Science Faculty where you will be supporting and assisting with lessons. You will be responsible for raising attainment through one-to-one and small group booster classes. There will also be the opportunity for the chosen Science Graduate to lead whole class teaching under the supervision of the class teacher, and you will be using your extensive subject knowledge to assist with the planning and preparation of lessons. For Science Graduates who demonstrate a natural flair for teaching, the school are willing to support them through on-the-job teacher training to gain their PGCE.

This Science Graduate Teaching Assistant position is open to those with at least a 2.2 in their Science related degree. The school wants to meet a Science Graduate who has the skills to provide their students with comprehensive understanding of the learning material through their own appreciation and love for Science.

This supportive secondary is in Gravesend, Kent. The school is under strong leadership from a knowledgeable and nurturing SLT, great support network and excellent development schemes, all of which make this a secure choice for any Science Graduate looking to take the first steps in their teaching career.

Click ‘Apply’ and send your CV to Richard Pentecost at EduStaff today!

Please note: due to the volume of Science Graduate applications, only successful applicants will be contacted
Posted: 16/11/2018

Salary: £60 - £65/day Main Pay Scale per Day

Category: Education

Primary Teaching Assistant – Gravesend, Kent

Are you a graduate looking for a long-term, full-time role within the world of education?

Could a Primary Teaching Assistant role starting immediately, be the perfect first step into an extremely rewarding career?

*** Primary Teaching Assistant
*** Gravesend, Kent
*** Full-time, long-term position
*** Daily rate of £60-£65
*** You must hold at least a 2:1 in your degree
*** Previous experience working with children is preferred
*** Immediate start

This school are committed to raising levels of literacy throughout the school, so as a Primary Teaching Assistant, you will be working with under-achieving pupils on a one-to-one basis and in group ‘booster’ sessions to assist their development in areas such as spelling, pronunciation and grammar. As your confidence grows in the Primary Teaching Assistant role, you will be creating your own learning materials to support the development of the pupils.

This primary school in Gravesend is close to public transport links and has on-site parking available to all staff. This school works hard to provide a superb and caring environment where all children and staff can flourish, and the hired Primary Teaching Assistant should expect invaluable support throughout their time at the school.

The successful applicant for this Primary Teaching Assistant role will be a graduate who has achieved at least a 2.1 in their degree. The school is keen to meet a personable and friendly Primary Teaching Assistant who has a natural affinity with children and can communicate with them in a meaningful way. Any talents in sporting or artistic areas will be warmly welcomed by the teachers who run extracurricular activities.

Click ‘Apply Now’ and send your CV to Richard Pentecost at EduStaff to apply for Primary Teaching Assistant role.

Please note: due to the volume of Primary Teaching Assistant applications, only successful applicants will be contacted
Posted: 15/11/2018

Salary: £35000 - £40000/annum per Annum

Category: Engineering

Technical Advisor
Location: Gravesend
Salary: £35k - £40k DOE

A local manufacturing company are now looking for a Technical Advisor to join their team.

The main function of the role is to support the business and the Technical manager in formulation of products and technical support.

Technical Advisor - Job Responsibilities and Tasks:

1. New product introductions aligned with Marketing
2. Identify and implement Cost of Goods (COGS) initiatives
3. Support the business with COGS analysis
4. Actively participate and contribute in the Global sourcing team activities
5. OEM approvals - submit and maintain OEM approvals
6. Technical support to sales, marketing & commercial during tenders

7. Advise marketing in the production and use of technical content in marketing collateral particularly the use of performance claims or statements.
8. Provide technical expertise to support plant operations, projects and initiatives as required

Technical Advisor - job requirements:

The ideal candidate must come from the manufacturing industry as a Technical Advisor. You will also have the following skills, qualifications and experience:

- Must have a minimum of 3 years` experience within the industry
- Chemistry, Chemical Engineering or similar relevant qualification

Understanding of the following would be beneficial but not essential

- The Automotive Aftermarket (Both PV and CV)
- Lubricant and/or chemical blending operations
- Lubricant market drivers and trends
- Experience of Regulatory compliance for oil & chemical products

For more information please call Emily Jackson on (Apply online only).

LEAN Engineering Recruitment Ltd are acting as a 3rd party on behalf of our client. All applications will be held on our database for current and future positions.

We will endeavour to get back to all applicants but if you have not heard from LER within 10 working days then your application has been unsuccessful but please feel free to contact us for an update
Posted: 15/11/2018

Salary: £13.50 - £15/hour per Hour

Category: Construction

Handyperson – Gravesend

Handyperson rate: £12.00 - £14.00 per hour

Do you have a valid CSCS card? Are you available to work as a handyman/handyperson on a project for the next 6-9 Months? Then you're in luck, we've got the perfect role for you and it starts immediately with pay between £12.00 - £14.00 per hour. Our client, a reputable construction company is looking for an experienced Handyperson to join the current team and contribute to the completion of a busy project located in Gravesend, Kent.

The site, located in a busy commercial area is well serviced by public transport links and is conveniently within walking distance of a wide range of supermarkets, local restaurants and high-street stores.

If you'd like to join and contribute to a hardworking team then you must have:

* Valid CSCS card

* Own tools

* Own PPE

* A good attitude & strong work ethic

* Experience as a handyperson

Responsibilities:

*Assisting Trades on site

* Handyperson snagging

* Handyperson painting

* General Maintenance Handyman work.

If interested in an immediate start please call Symone on (Apply online only)

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business