Apply for jobs at Kingston Council

How to apply for jobs at Kingston Council

Search for vacancies 

Search our job vacancies to find a job that interests you. You'll find details about the job, as well as the job description and the person specification.

Senior appointments 

We are looking for outstanding individuals to join our Strategic Leadership Team. Successful candidates will help to strengthen the council's profile nationally, whilst ensuring Kingston’s communities are fully engaged with our change agenda and receiving consistently high-quality services. View our assistant director roles.

How to apply for jobs in Social Care, Education and Children's Services 

All Social Care, Education and Children's Services are provided through Achieving for Children for Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames. For vacancies in Social Care, Education and Children's Services please visit the Achieving for Children website

Achieving for Children is a social enterprise company created by the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames and the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames to provide their children’s services.

As a social enterprise, AfC provide bespoke children’s social care and education support services to other local authorities, schools and partners in the education, health, social care and criminal justice sectors.

AfC has been up in place since 2014 and since their creation they have established a reputation as one of the leading children’s services providers in the country and are one of the Department for Education’s eight ‘Partners in Practice’, tasked with leading improvement across the sector. 

Completing the online application form 

Apply for a job using the online application form. If a section is not relevant to you, please type 'not applicable'.

You can choose to complete only part of the application form, save it, and return to it to finalise it. Each page is saved once you use the next button. The previous button returns you to the previous screen without saving the details of the page you are on.

To return to a partially completed application form, log in and choose to view incomplete applications.

Once you have completed and submitted your application, we'll send you an email to confirm receipt. If you haven't been offered an interview up to four weeks after the closing date, please assume that on this occasion you have been unsuccessful.