Wokingham Borough Council Jobs

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Contact Tracing Officer

  • Location: Shute End/Home Working
  • Salary: £22,183 per annum
  • Closing date: 20/06/2021 (4 days left)
  • Posted: today

Fixed term contract to 31st October 2021 Wokingham Borough Council have several opportunities available for individuals looking to make a difference as part of the borough’s Covid-19 response. As part of the wider WBC COVID response team, Contact Tracing is a crucial element supporting the...

Autism family support officer

  • Location: The Woodley Airfield Centre
  • Salary: Grade 5R - range from £11.96 to £13.20 hourly rate
  • Closing date: 23/06/2021 (7 days left)
  • Posted: 1 day ago

ASSIST (Autism Spectrum Service for Information, Support & Training) is a Wokingham Borough Council children’s service, working in a proactive, supportive and preventative way with families and providers so that autistic children and young people living in the Borough can be the best...

Tree Inspection Specialist

  • Location: Shute End/Home Working
  • Salary: Grade 6: £24,982-£28,672 per annum
  • Closing date: 09/07/2021 (23 days left)
  • Posted: 4 days ago

Tree Inspection Specialist We are looking to recruit two passionate Tree Inspection Officers to work in the Clienting Team to manage council owned trees within the “Tree Inspection Framework”. Working in partnership with the selected Tree Surgeons. The chosen applicant will have the opportunity...

Administrator

  • Location: Wokingham Library, Denmark St, Wokingham
  • Salary: Grade 4 £20,092 - £21,748 pro rata per annum
  • Closing date: 20/06/2021 (4 days left)
  • Posted: 4 days ago

Experienced Administrator required for a busy, fast paced Social Care department. Working 30 hours per week over 5 days. We are looking for an experienced Administrator to work in our Quality Assurance and Safeguarding team. This is a rewarding and varied administrative role in which you will be...

Procurement Senior Specialist

  • Location: Shute End/Home Working
  • Salary: Grade 10 £44,863 - £49,865 per annum
  • Closing date: 11/07/2021 (25 days left)
  • Posted: 4 days ago

We are looking to strengthen our Procurement & Contracts team with an exceptional individual who is commercially minded and has an excellent knowledge and understanding of the public procurement legislation. You will be part of a growing and ambitious team of people who work together to make...

Administrator

  • Location: Shute End, Civic Offices, Wokingham, Shute End/Home Working
  • Salary: Grade 4 £20,092 to £21,748 pro rata per annum
  • Closing date: 27/06/2021 (11 days left)
  • Posted: 4 days ago

We currently have 2 vacancies supporting one of our busy, fast paced Social Care teams: 1 x Full Time Permanent Administrator working 37 hours per week 1 x Part Time Fixed Term Administrator required until 01/03/2022 working 30 hours per week Post numbers - full time 710723, part time 711774 ...

Assistant Team Manager (Duty, Triage & Assessment Team)

  • Location: Shute End, Wokingham
  • Salary: £44,862-£48,849 per annum
  • Closing date: 27/06/2021 (11 days left)
  • Posted: 5 days ago

The Duty, Triage and Assessment Team (DTA) are looking to recruit a skilled, permanent Assistant Team Manager to oversee the assessment work in the front door to Children’s Services at Wokingham. As Assistant Team Manager - You will be responsible for overseeing the case work of a group...

Assistant Team Manager (MASH Team)

  • Location: Shute End, Wokingham
  • Salary: £44,862-£48,849 per annum
  • Closing date: 27/06/2021 (11 days left)
  • Posted: 5 days ago

The MASH Team are looking to recruit a skilled, permanent Assistant Team Manager (ATM) to oversee the work of the front door to Children’s Services. This is an exciting time to join Wokingham Borough Council as we expand our children’s workforce to meet an increase in demand for our services...

Experienced Social Worker (Child in Need & Child Protection Team)

  • Location: Multiple locations around Wokingham
  • Salary: £32,910-£41,881 per annum
  • Closing date: 11/07/2021 (25 days left)
  • Posted: 7 days ago

This is an exciting time to join Wokingham Borough Council as we expand our children’s workforce to meet an increase in demand for our services and create innovative new teams, using Signs of Safety as our practice framework. When Children's Services get involved in the life of a child our...

Safeguarding Practitioner – Adult Safeguarding Hub

  • Location: Shute End, Civic Offices, Wokingham
  • Salary: Grade 7 - 8 £29,577 - £37,890 per annum
  • Closing date: 20/06/2021 (4 days left)
  • Posted: 7 days ago

Are you committed to achieving effective outcomes in Adult Safeguarding and being part of a forward-thinking Safeguarding Team? Are you a registered Social Worker, Nurse or Occupational Therapist, or do you come from another profession/statutory agency role where you have significant experience of...

Accommodation Project Manager

  • Location: Shute End/Home Working
  • Salary: Grade 9: £38,890 to £43,857 per annum
  • Closing date: 27/06/2021 (11 days left)
  • Posted: 8 days ago

The role of Project Manager is becoming increasingly important as we take forward our approach to continuous improvement across the Council. You will be part of our Business Change Team working alongside existing Project Managers as well as Business Change Specialists and our Property Team...

Kickstart Placement - Administrative Assistant - Outdoor Spaces

  • Location: Multiple locations around Wokingham
  • Salary: Up to £8,594 for 37 hours per week for a 6 month placement, dependent on age
  • Closing date: 23/06/2021 (7 days left)
  • Posted: 8 days ago

Salary dependent on age: Under 18   - £4.62 per hour; 18 to 20    - £6.56 per hour; 21 to 22    - £8.36 per hour; 23 & Over  - £8.91 per hour The Kickstart Scheme is part of the Government’s ‘Plan for Jobs’...

Case Owner Level 3 - Capital Finance

  • Location: Shute End, Wokingham
  • Salary: Grade 6 £24,982 - £28,672 per annum
  • Closing date: 26/06/2021 (10 days left)
  • Posted: 8 days ago

Business Services is the first point of contact for internal customers across the Council, enabling customers to access the right service (including self-service) at the right time to the right standards. With newly implemented processes, we provide case management services across the entire scope...

Technology Project Manager

  • Location: Shute End, Wokingham
  • Salary: Grade 9 £38,890 - £43,857 per annum
  • Closing date: 18/06/2021 (2 days left)
  • Posted: 8 days ago

We’re looking for a talented Technology Project Manager to join our Business Change Team. We're taking steps to strengthen our Programme Management Office and increase it's range of skills and experience. Integral to this will be a Project Manager who has experience of delivering technical and...

Housing Needs Triage Officer

  • Location: Shute End/Home Working
  • Salary: Grade 5 £22,183 to £24,491 per annum
  • Closing date: 25/06/2021 (9 days left)
  • Posted: 8 days ago

The Homelessness and Housing Needs Team is looking for a Housing Needs Triage Officer to join our team to be the first point of contact for households in the borough who have a housing need and to triage households so that they are then assessed by the most relevant parts of the service. Responsibilities...

Homelessness Prevention Officer

  • Location: Shute End/Home Working
  • Salary: Grade 7 £29,577 to £32,910
  • Closing date: 25/06/2021 (9 days left)
  • Posted: 11 days ago

The Homelessness and Housing Needs Team is looking for an experienced Homelessness Prevention Officer to join our team to deliver housing advice and assistance to households in the borough and work creatively to prevent and relieve homelessness, with a particular focus on single homeless applicants...

Kickstart Placement - Administration Officer - Adults Services

  • Location: Shute End, Civic Offices, Wokingham
  • Salary: Up to £5,800 for 25 hours per week for a 6 month placement, dependent on age
  • Closing date: 30/06/2021 (14 days left)
  • Posted: 11 days ago

Salary dependent on age: Under 18   - £4.62 per hour; 18 to 20    - £6.56 per hour; 21 to 22    - £8.36 per hour; 23 & Over  - £8.91 per hour The Kickstart Scheme is part of the Government’s ‘Plan for Jobs’...

Green Infrastructure Special Project Officer

  • Location: Shute End/Home Working
  • Salary: Grade 9 - £38,890 - £43,857 per annum
  • Closing date: 27/06/2021 (11 days left)
  • Posted: 12 days ago

This is an exciting time to join Wokingham Borough Council following the Council’s announcement of the Climate Emergency and its commitment to deliver a number of projects to help tackle climate change. One of these projects involves ambitious plans to plant 250,000 trees in Wokingham over...

Business Change Specialist

  • Location: Shute End/Home Working
  • Salary: Grade 9: £38,890 - £43,857 per annum
  • Closing date: 21/06/2021 (5 days left)
  • Posted: 13 days ago

Business Change Specialist  - 1 Year Fixed Term Contract - Grade 9 - £38,890 - £43,857 We are looking for an experienced full time Business Change Specialist to support our Directorates with their large scale change and transformation programmes. You will be part of a new directorate...

Waste Collection and Disposal Contract Manager

  • Location: Shute End/Home Working
  • Salary: Grade 9 £38,890 - £43,857 per annum
  • Closing date: 27/06/2021 (11 days left)
  • Posted: 13 days ago

Waste Collection and Disposal Contract Manager   We are looking for an innovative, forward-thinking person to join our Clienting Team and help us progress our environmental agenda. You will be a key player as we seek to not only to help deliver outstanding services to residents, but also...

Customer Delivery Officer - L3

  • Location: Shute End, Civic Offices, Wokingham
  • Salary: Grade 6: £24,982 to £28,672  per annum
  • Closing date: 16/06/2021
  • Posted: 13 days ago

Job Title: Customer Delivery Officer L3   Permanent   Grade/ Salary; Grade 6 £24,982 to £28,672   As a forward thinking local authority, we want every interaction with our residents to be the very best customer experience...

Volunteer Children’s Activity Club Worker

  • Location: Multiple locations around Wokingham
  • Closing date: 27/06/2021 (11 days left)
  • Posted: 13 days ago

We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers who enjoy working with children and young people to join us in the Summer and Christmas school holidays for the Holidays Activities and Food Programme.  The aim of the programme is to encourage children to be more active over the school holidays and...

GIS Data Specialist

  • Location: Shute End/Home Working
  • Salary: £38,890 - £43,850
  • Closing date: 20/06/2021 (4 days left)
  • Posted: 18 days ago

Wokingham Borough Council is seeking to expand their GIS data team and are seeking a Data Specialist with an Expertise in GIS. You will be responsible for leading the development and support of GIS (ESRI) applications for the council. You will manage a small team of GIS Data Specialists to deliver...

Accounts Payable Team Leader

  • Location: Shute End, Wokingham
  • Salary: Grade 7 from £29,577 to £32,910 per annum
  • Closing date: 20/06/2021 (4 days left)
  • Posted: 18 days ago

An opportunity has arisen in our Accounts Payable team for a Team Leader, you will be responsible for operational management of 5 accounts payable team member. Manage the performance, workloads, and staff development. Your main role will be to control the payment of invoices via the Oxygen Finance...

Assistant Educational Psychologists

  • Location: Bulmershe Leisure Centre, Shute End/Home Working
  • Salary: Soulbury Scale point 1: £30,166 per annum
  • Closing date: 17/06/2021 (1 day left)
  • Posted: 19 days ago

Assistant Educational Psychologists: Mental Health Support Team Location: Wokingham Salary: Soulbury Scale 1: Assistant EP £30,166 Full Time Post 2 x 15 month fixed term contract. Wokingham Borough Council, in partnership with Berkshire Healthcare NHS has recently launched the Mental Health...

Energy Projects Assistant

  • Location: Shute End, Civic Offices, Wokingham
  • Salary: Grade 6 £24,982 - £28,672 per annum
  • Closing date: 30/06/2021 (14 days left)
  • Posted: 20 days ago

Working within the Energy Team you will have a role to assist the Energy Manager in promoting cost effective energy use and expenditure whilst ensuring that the authority adheres to all legislative requirements in the energy efficiency / carbon reduction arena. In addition, you will assist with all...

Business Change Specialist

  • Location: Shute End/Home Working
  • Salary: Grade 10 £44,863 - £49,865 per annum
  • Closing date: 20/06/2021 (4 days left)
  • Posted: 21 days ago

We are looking for an experienced full time Business Change Senior Specialist to join our change and transformation team, supporting our Directorates with their large scale transformation programmes. You will be part of an exciting new directorate that is here to drive continuous improvement, embed...

Project Manager

  • Location: Shute End/Home Working
  • Salary: £44,863 - £49,865 per annum
  • Closing date: 25/06/2021 (9 days left)
  • Posted: 21 days ago

Capital Schemes Project Manager (Highways) Transport, Drainage and Compliance, Infrastructure and Delivery Wokingham Borough Council   Salary: Grade 10 - £44,863 - £49,865p.a. plus relocation package Full Time Permanent   Wokingham Borough Council (WBC) Following a major...

Parks & Open Spaces Officer

  • Location: Shute End, Civic Offices, Wokingham, Shute End/Home Working
  • Salary: £24,982-£28,672 per annum
  • Closing date: 24/06/2021 (8 days left)
  • Posted: 21 days ago

Parks & Open Spaces Officer We are looking to recruit a passionate Play and Parks Officer to lead on the management of our parks and open spaces. Working in partnership with the grounds maintenance contract team and our contractors you will help to ensure access to quality public open spaces...

Finance Business Partner - Resources & Assets, Change Programme

  • Location: Shute End, Wokingham
  • Salary: Grade 11-SM1 £50,885 - £62,556 per annum
  • Closing date: 21/06/2021 (5 days left)
  • Posted: 25 days ago

  Some 165,000 people call the borough of Wokingham home.  With great schools, up-to-date facilities and a beautiful semi-rural location, there’s an exceptional quality of life – and it’s about to get even better.  Right now, we have major plans for the future, designed...

Occupational Therapist - WISH

  • Location: Shute End, Wokingham
  • Salary: Grade 7 - 8 £29,577 - £37,890 per annum
  • Closing date: 16/06/2021
  • Posted: 28 days ago

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a qualified Occupational Therapist to join our integrated social care and health team.  You will provide assessments for adults with disabilities and their carers, in order to facilitate their independence in the community. You will visit customers in their...

Senior Social Worker

  • Location: Shute End, Civic Offices, Wokingham
  • Salary: Grade 9 £38,890 - £43,857
  • Closing date: 18/06/2021 (1 day left)
  • Posted: 29 days ago

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced senior social worker to join our small and friendly Review Team. The team’s work includes both annual reviews of existing packages of support as well as more specialised reviews of some of our most complex packages of care. You will be ensuring...

Service Manager (Infrastructure Delivery and Projects)

  • Location: Shute End, Civic Offices, Wokingham
  • Salary: Grade SM1 £56,976 - £62,556 per annum
  • Closing date: 18/06/2021 (2 days left)
  • Posted: 32 days ago

Service Manager (Infrastructure Delivery & Projects)  Wokingham is an ambitious Unitary Authority in Berkshire, regularly referred to as one of the best places to live in the UK. It is an attractive group of 17 towns and villages based around the lovely historic market town of Wokingham...

Social Work Practitioner

  • Location: The Old Forge, 45-47 Peach Street, Wokingham
  • Salary: Grade 8 £33,782 - £37,890 per annum
  • Closing date: 29/06/2021 (13 days left)
  • Posted: 33 days ago

    An opportunity has arisen for a Social Worker Practitioner within the Wokingham Community Mental Health Service. You will be part of an enthusiastic and dedicated team who pride themselves in delivering excellent services to service users and their carers. The service is proud...

Kickstart Placement - Cafe Assistant

  • Location: Cantley Park, Wokingham
  • Salary: Up to £5,800 for 25 hours per week for a 6 month placement, dependent on age
  • Closing date: 05/07/2021 (19 days left)
  • Posted: 41 days ago

Salary dependent on age: Under 18   - £4.62 per hour; 18 to 20    - £6.56 per hour; 21 to 22    - £8.36 per hour; 23 & Over  - £8.91 per hour The Kickstart Scheme is part of the Government’s ‘Plan for Jobs’...

Kickstart Placement - Administrative Assistant, Sport & Leisure

  • Location: Multiple locations around Wokingham, Shute End, Wokingham
  • Salary: Up to £8,594 for 37 hours per week for a 6 month placement, dependent on age
  • Closing date: 05/07/2021 (19 days left)
  • Posted: 41 days ago

Salary dependent on age: Under 18   - £4.62 per hour; 18 to 20    - £6.56 per hour; 21 to 22    - £8.36 per hour; 23 & Over  - £8.91 per hour The Kickstart Scheme is part of the Government’s ‘Plan for Jobs’...