Jobs, careers and business

Job vacancies and teaching careers, Trading Standards guidance for businesses, business licences, economic development and supplying Suffolk County Council.

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Jobs and careers

Find out what it's like to work for Suffolk County Council and learn about jobs including teaching, social care, child services and apprenticeships.

Applying for a licence

Apply for a business licence such as scaffold, animal feed, skip ,crane, weighbridge, petroleum, fireworks or festive licence and sports safety certificate.

Council services for business

Services such as archaeological, property and utilities and Suffolk Advertising and being prepared in an emergency for the lose of power or water supply.

Trading standards for businesses

How Suffolk Trading Standards works to achieve a safe and fair business environment by guiding and protecting legitimate traders.

Economic Development and Inward Investment

About the Suffolk Growth Strategy, the Economic Development service; investment and growth opportunities; and Better Broadband for Suffolk.

Tenders and supplying us

About the procurement and tendering process at Suffolk County Council including our current tender and commissioning opportunities.

Welcome to Local Links

Find advice, discounts and resources to help promote ways to travel to work; increasing sustainable and active travel in Bury St Edmunds.

Fire safety for businesses, landlords, charities and schools

Information and advice on fire safety for businesses, landlords and other non-domestic premises including schools, community centres and shops.

Funding for businesses, charities and projects

There is a range of funding available for public, private and third sector organisations in Suffolk from the EU, government and LEPs.

Inspire, recruit and develop your workforce

Promoting your business, inspiring young people, investing in skills and training; support provided by the Skills Team at Suffolk County Council.

Business continuity management

Details of types of incidents that could damage a business and their likely outcomes, as well as guidance for business on creating a continuity plan.