About Us

Connect2Kent is wholly owned by Kent County Council and therefore we have access to all general temporary agency roles at Kent County Council before they go to external agencies.

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It is Connect2Kent's goal to ensure our candidates feel valued, and we strive relentlessly to ensure you are placed in the right position, whether temporary or permanent.

We understand that finding a new job can be daunting. That's why we take the time to get to know you – your motivations, your career goals, and what you need in a job to feel satisfied and engaged. By understanding your unique needs and preferences, we can help you make a smart and strategic move to the next step in your career within Kent’s vibrant job market.

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Connect2Kent prides itself on being professional, yet friendly and approachable. We believe in building strong, trusting relationships with our candidates. From the moment you reach out to us, we are dedicated to providing you with personalised support and advice. We are here to answer any questions or concerns you might have, ensuring you feel confident and prepared at every stage of your job search in Kent.

Our people

Values

Caring

We look out for each other and everyone is valued. we are making a difference for tomorrow.

Trustworthy

We are empowered and have the autonomy to give our best every day. We are accountable for what we do.

Proud

Our creative and adaptive thinking allows us to lead the way. We are building on our legacy for success.

 

Our Delivery Consultants are recruited with our values in mind, and because we are specialists, we know what we are talking about, who we are talking to, and what our hiring managers and candidates want most.

There is nothing more important to us than delivering a personal service, so if you're interested in working for Kent County Council on a temporary basis, please get in touch today.

Frequently Asked Questions

You would be working for Kent County Council through Connect2Kent. We are wholly owned by Kent County Council, granting us exclusive access to all general temporary agency roles within the Council before they are offered to external agencies.

By registering with Connect2Kent, you gain priority access to job vacancies at Kent County Council before they are available to external agencies. We take the time to understand your career goals, motivations, and needs to ensure you are placed in the right position. Additionally, we provide personalised support, free continuous professional development for social workers, and access to a wide range of roles across different sectors.

To apply for a job, you can:

  • Register with us to access all temporary and contract job vacancies on our job portal.
  • Send your CV directly to us.
  • Search for the latest vacancies on our website and apply for the roles that match your skills and career aspirations.

You can get in touch with us through various means:

  • Phone: All of our consultants have their numbers listed if you take a look at the Sector overview pages
  • Email: info@connect2kent.co.uk
  • Visit us at: 1 Abbey Wood Rd, Kings Hill, Kent, ME19 4YT

Additionally, you can fill out the contact form on our website with your full name, email address, telephone number, and message.

Connect2Kent covers all temporary and contract recruitment needs for Kent County Council, which includes various departments such as social work, IT, education, business support, language services, and nursing. We cover a wide range of areas within Kent County, including vibrant cities, coastal towns, rural villages, and areas of outstanding natural beauty.

We recruit for a variety of roles within Kent County Council, including but not limited to:

  • Social Work (Qualified Social Workers, Social Work Assistants, Senior Practitioners, Team Managers)
  • Professional roles (executive leadership, project management, IT, education)
  • Business Support roles
  • Language Services (interpreters, translators)
  • Care roles (adult social care, children's social care)

While specific details on writing a CV, cover letter, or preparing for an interview are not provided on our website, we offer personalised support and advice throughout your job search. You can reach out to our recruitment consultants for guidance and tips to help you feel confident and prepared.

We offer a range of contract types including temporary, locum, and permanent positions. We are committed to matching candidates with roles that align with their skills and career aspirations, whether short-term or long-term.

Yes, we offer diverse roles with different working arrangements including hybrid, flexible, and part-time positions. This allows you to find opportunities that fit your personal and professional needs while contributing to the dynamic community of Kent.

Our latest roles

Finance Officer

Maidstone
Up to £13.02 per hour

Finance Administrator

Broadstairs
Up to £13.74 per hour

Call Handler

Ashford
Up to £13.02 per hour

Looking for a permanent role?

Explore opportunities on the Kent County Council website.

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