Jobs and careers

Check for job vacancies including teaching, social care and apprenticeships, and find out what it's like to work for Suffolk County Council.

Working together to build a better Suffolk

Suffolk Jobs Direct LogoSuffolk County Council is proud to be an employer of choice. We offer a fantastic working environment, great flexible working options and many benefits, as well as the opportunity to improve the lives of Suffolk residents. If you would like to know more please visit the Working for Suffolk County Council page.

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Rising high in SuffolkFor information and guidance for young people on starting a varied and exciting career in the Suffolk public sector visit our Rising High in Suffolk website.

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A career with Suffolk County Council

Working for Suffolk County Council

Information about the benefits offered to staff and our values.


Advice about apprenticeships for employers and training providers and where young people can find apprenticeship vacancies.

Temporary vacancies

Information about temporary vacancies at Suffolk County Council through Opus People Solutions, our temporary recruitment agency.

Teach Suffolk

Learn about routes into teaching for graduate or experienced teachers and who we need to inspire children in Suffolk.

Working with children and families

Learn about the different roles and careers working with children and young people and their families.

Working in adult social care

Opportunities and professional development if you'd like to work in adult social care.

Working for Suffolk Fire and Rescue

How to apply for a wholetime or on-call firefighter role with Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service.

Adult learning and careers advice

Find out about opportunities to improve your skills and confidence or learn something new.

Social Work Suffolk

In Suffolk we offer a supportive working environment with clear routes for progression so you can spend your social work career with us.

Work Well Suffolk

Find out what support is available to help you step into employment, including coaching, training and mentoring.