Whether it’s social care, education, transport or strategic planning, our focus is on improving lives. We want to ensure every pound spent in the county delivers better outcomes for our residents, communities and businesses. If you have a 2:1 degree or equivalent, join our fast-track graduate programme and be part of it. We’ll help you achieve your ambitions as you help us achieve ours.
Our graduate roles typically last for 2 to 3 years and are underpinned by an apprenticeship programme so you will learn and gain in depth knowledge of your chosen profession on-the-job.
We are a flexible employer and offer hybrid working with opportunities to work flexibly from home and from one of our offices in Kent. Read more about the many benefits of working for us.
If you’d like us to let you know when we're recruiting, register your interest in the Kent Graduate Programme.
Analytics and evaluation stream
This is an exciting opportunity to grow your career in analytics and evaluation in the public sector. It is ideal for a graduate with an analytical mind, who is set up for the challenge of using data and research to drive decision making across the council. Applications open in July.
Find out more about the analytics and evaluation stream
Major capital programme stream
This stream is an exciting opportunity to grow your career in project and programme management in the public sector. It is ideal for a graduate with a keen interest in programme management who is set up for the challenge of working in a fast-paced team to deliver major highway infrastructure.
Find out more about the major capital programme stream
Procurement and commercial stream
The procurement and commercial stream offers an exciting way to start your career in procurement in the public sector. It is ideal for a graduate who is up for the challenge of working with organisations to deliver the council’s needs through contracts that represent value for money.
Find out more about the procurement and commercial stream