Jobs and careers

We aim to deliver the best service possible to the 88,050* people we serve and we aim to ensure that everyone in our 5,100 strong team feels valued and respected.

In order to be the best and deliver the best services, we need to employ the best people possible. People who care about the community they are part of and who want to help make it better. People with the drive and ambition to make things happen.

We offer a wide range of career paths, from manual to professional and everything in between. So whether you are a joiner, a classroom assistant, an accountant, a lawyer, a planner, a social worker, a graphic designer or an administrator, the chances are we have got the job you are looking for. We also offer opportunities for trainees and apprentices, so if you are looking to take your first step into work and are keen to learn, there are opportunities for you here.

If you are aiming for a rewarding career where your skills count, you should be aiming to join us.

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You can contact us on 01546 604334 or by emailing

We update our job vacancy list every 2 weeks.

You can find out more about working for the council here - pay scales, the pension scheme and other benefits, and our main policies

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