Council departments

The Corporate Management Team, led by the Chief Executive, oversees the day-to-day operation of the council's services. The Council’s Corporate Structure is made up of five Directorates which are responsible for the following service areas:

Chief Executives

People Management, Regeneration and Policy, Information Technology, Administration and Law.

Education and Children

Children Services, Education Services, Curriculum Wellbeing, School Effectiveness, Strategic Development.

Corporate Services 

Finance, Audit and Procurement. 

Community Services

Business Support and Service Improvement, Commissioning, Housing and Public Protection, Leisure, Mental Health and Learning Disability, Integrated Services, Regional Complex Needs & Transition Services. 


Planning Services, Business Support, Development & Performance, Property, Waste & Environmental Services, Transport & Engineering