Jobs

We advertise all our current vacancies here.

We offer at least the real living wage to all our employees, as well as generous leave and excellent training opportunities. You can read more about the benefits of working for us

We are a disability confident employer, which means we will interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for a role.

If you cannot find a role suitable for you, you can also check the other employment opportunities in Harlow

If you are interested in work experience, email recruitment@harlow.gov.uk with the dates you'd like to work and your preferred area of the council.

Museum Visitor Assistant (Saturdays)

About the role:

Harlow Museum has a vacancy for a Saturday post working on a fixed term contract. We are seeking someone with experience in a front line service. You will deliver a high standard of customer care, welcoming, guiding and helping engage visitors with our collections, exhibitions, activities and events. Our visitors are local families and residents, day trippers, curious passers-by and sometimes specialists.

Contract type:

Fixed term contract until 26/03/2022

Salary band:

£22,282 to £23,188 per annum (pro rata) £11.54 to £12.02 per hour

Closing date:

Principal Planning Officer (Development Management)

About the role:

Harlow Council is seeking a Principal Planning Officer (Development Management). You will focus primarily on a complex caseload within the district or deputise for the Development Manager to provide guidance and support to other members of staff and assist with corporate matters. This position is suitable for a qualified and experienced town planner looking to take the first step into team management, gain a greater understanding of corporate matters, and engage with significant and meaningful large scale projects.

Contract type:

Permanent

Salary band:

£41,881 to £43,857 per annum

Closing date:

Planning Officer (Forward Planning)

About the role:

Harlow is seeking a Planning Officer to work in the Forward Planning team, with a good understanding of planning law and practice . We are looking for someone who enjoys being at the heart of change and who want to play a part in preparing plans that will make a real difference to Harlow. The post will offer the opportunity to gain experience across a range of topic areas, including public consultation, as well as working with adjoining local authorities and stakeholders, in order to produce Harlow's Local Development Plan.

Contract type:

Permanent

Salary band:

£30,451 to £32,234 per annum

Closing date:

Housing Assistant (Housing Options and Advice) x2

About the role:

Harlow Council is seeking two Housing Assistants to work within the Housing Options and Advice Team on a 12 month fixed term contract. The post holder will assist the team in providing a first line service and administrative support in processing a housing needs assessment for both applicants wishing to join the Housing Needs Register or those that are homeless or at risk of homelessness.

Contract type:

12 month Fixed Term Contract

Salary band:

£23,652 to £24,607 per annum

Closing date:

Casual Care and Support Officer

About the role:

We require a motivated person to work as a Casual Care and Support Officer at the Leah Manning Centre. The post holder will work as part of a team, delivering high quality care to our Service Users. Duties will include escorting service users to and from the centre on specially adapted vehicles; supporting with refreshments and lunch; undertaking personal care; supporting with activities in the centre and in the community; record keeping; monitoring and decision making. The ability to be flexible is essential for this post.

Contract type:

Casual

Salary band:

£12.26 per hour

Closing date: