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.

Suffolk 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.

Search for job vacancies

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

A career with Suffolk County Council

Working for Suffolk County Council

Our benefits, values, staff networks, and what it's like to work in areas such as adult social care and with children and young people.

Temporary vacancies

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


Information for anyone looking for apprenticeship opportunities as well as guidance for employers and learning providers.

Adult learning and careers advice

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

Opportunities for young people

How young people can get work experience with us or start a career in the public sector through an apprenticeship, internship and graduate placement.

Teach Suffolk

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

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.

Developing Skills in Health and Social Care (DSHSC)

The DSHSC project will be providing a range of specific, fully funded qualifications to staff working within the Adult health and social care sector.

Suffolk Jobs Direct

Find out about the latest news, information and history about Suffolk County Council’s partnership with the Suffolk Jobs Direct jobs site.