JobcentrePlus Kent, Medway, Bromley and Bexleyheath

This is the Yourcounty Jobcentre Plus page, we've been providing; value added information, general explanations and contact details for the local jobcentres for ten years. In that time the information we include here has been shaped based on user comments and our researcher's feedback. If you think there's something you missed or a resource linked from here that would have saved you time please let us know. Contact details at the foot of the page.

If you are looking for contact details of your local jobcentreplus read on.

Job Centre Objectives

  • Increase the effective supply of labour by promoting work as the best form of welfare and helping unemployed and economically inactive people move into employment
  • Work towards parity of outcomes for ethnic minority customers
  • Pay customers the correct benefit at the right time and protect the benefit system from fraud, error and abuse
  • Provide high-quality and demand-led services to employers, which help fill job vacancies quickly and effectively with well-prepared and motivated employees
  • Help people facing the greatest barriers to employment to compete effectively in the labour market and move into and remain in work
  • Improve continuously the quality, accessibility and delivery of services to all customers
  • Ensure that people receiving working age benefits fulfil their responsibilities while providing appropriate help and support for those without work
  • Increase Jobcentre Plus overall productivity, efficiency and effectiveness

If you want to search Jobcentre Plus job vacancies visit our Jobcentre Plus page. Apprenticeship information and links further down this page. Current Jobcentre Plus programmes and services include:

  • The Jobcentre Work Programme can help you prepare for, find and stay in work. If you're already working part-time, it could help you to increase your hours
  • Help with drug or alcohol problems that prevent you working
  • Work schemes and programmes for disabled people
  • Travel to Interview Scheme and In Work Credit
  • Employment Zones - Practical support to help long-term unemployed people get back to work if you live in certain areas of the country
  • Jobcentre Work Trials and Employment on Trial - A trial in an actual job vacancy and encouragement to try a new job without affecting your entitlement to benefit
  • Programme Centres - Help with job applications along with practical advice on looking for a job, keeping a job and going back to work
  • New Deal - Programmes to help unemployed people find work
  • Flexible working opportunities, part time,full time and weekend jobs
  • European Social Fund - Training, employment and other opportunities if you are unemployed or have not worked for a long time

Apprenticeships

Apprenticeships are often a great way to earn a salary or receive an allowance while learning new skills and gaining qualifications. Many employers from a range of industries are helping people to develop in this way. In England apprenticeships are available to anyone who isn't in full-time education. In England, visit www.apprenticeships.org.uk or call 08000 150 600

Local Job Centers include:

  • Ashford
    • International House
      Dover Place
      Ashford
      Kent
      United Kingdom
      TN23 1HT
    • Telephone: 0845 604 3719
  • Bexleyheath
    • Westminster House
      186-194 Broadway
      Bexleyheath
      Kent
      United Kingdom
      DA6 7BB
    • Telephone: 0845 604 3719
  • Bromley
    • Unicorn House
      28 Elmfield Road
      Bromley
      Kent
      United Kingdom
      BR1 1NX
    • Telephone: 0845 604 3719
  • Canterbury
    • Northgate House
      115-120 Northgate
      Canterbury
      Kent
      United Kingdom
      CT1 1EZ
    • Telephone: 0845 604 3719
  • Chatham
    • Crown House
      The Brook
      Chatham
      Kent ME4 4LQ 
    • Telephone: 0845 604 3719
  • Dartford
    • 61 Lowfield Street
      Dartford
      Kent
      DA1 1JY
    • Telephone: 0845 604 3719
  • Dover
    • 72-75 Maison Dieu
      Dover
      Kent
      United Kingdom
      CT16 1NN
    • Telephone: 0845 604 3719
  • Folkestone
    • Palting House
      Trinity Road
      Folkestone
      Kent
      United Kingdom
      CT20 2RH
    • Telephone: 0845 604 3719
  • Gravesend
    • 44-46 The Grove
      Gravesend
      Kent
      United Kingdom
      DA12 1DF
    • Telephone: 0845 604 3719
  • Herne Bay
    • 22-26 Bank Street
      Herne Bay
      Kent
      United Kingdom
      CT6 5EA
    • Telephone: 0845 604 3719
  • Maidstone
    • County Gate One
      Staceys Street
      Maidstone
      Kent
      United Kingdom
      ME14 1ST
    • Telephone: 0845 604 3719
  • Margate
    • Mill House
      Mill Lane
      Margate
      Kent
      United Kingdom
      CT9 1LB
    • Telephone: 0845 604 3719
  • Sheerness
    • 3 Millennium Way
      Sheerness
      Kent
      United Kingdom
      ME12 1PD
    • Telephone: 0845 604 3719
  • Sittingbourne
    • Roman House
      9 Roman Square
      Sittingbourne
      Kent
      United Kingdom
      ME10 4BP
    • Telephone: 0845 604 3719
  • Tonbridge
    • Crown Building
      Bradford Street
      Tonbridge
      Kent
      TN9 1DU
    • Telephone: 0845 604 3719
  • Tunbridge Wells
    • 88 Grosvenor Road
      Tunbridge Wells
      Kent
      United Kingdom
      TN1 2AX
    • Telephone: 0845 604 3719

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