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.

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.

Take a look at the information below to learn more about life at Suffolk County Council.

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Working in adult social care

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

Working with children and families

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

Working for Suffolk Fire and Rescue

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

We are Disability Confident

At Suffolk County Council, we are committed to providing an open environment where disabled people are included and valued.

Health, wellbeing and work-life balance

Our flexible working options and our commitment to supporting health and wellbeing for staff at Suffolk County Council.

Our WE ASPIRE values

About our organisational WE ASPIRE values: Wellbeing, Equality, Achieve, Support, Pride, Innovate, Respect and Empower.

Staff benefits

Information about pay, reward, pension, travel benefits and discounts.

Staff networks

The staff networks are open to staff, councillors and partners that share similar characteristics, life experiences, values and beliefs.

Learning and development at Suffolk County Council

Find out about our learning and development offer for Suffolk County Council staff to support their career progression.

Our aims and transformation programmes

See the plans, policies and priorities for Suffolk County Council.

Why Suffolk?

Information about the county of Suffolk for applicants thinking of relocating