How to apply

Page updated on: 14/02/2024

Please register for an account before making your application.

This will enable you to:

  • store your details
  • save, retrieve and continue with your application(s)
  • monitor the status of any application that you’ve submitted
  • sign up for job alerts

How to submit your application

Your application will timeout after 30 minutes, this is for security reasons. Please remember to save your application frequently to avoid losing any information.

We ask that you submit your application online, if you do not have internet access at home, we have free Wi-Fi and public access computers at all our main libraries in the County.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from anyone who feels they meet the requirements of our vacancies. We are committed to promoting equality and valuing diversity. Interviews for people with disabilities, as defined by the Equality Act 2010 are guaranteed if the essential criteria for the post is satisfied.

We welcome applications on a job share basis for all posts advertised for 30hrs per week or more, unless otherwise stated in the advert for a particular post. Please view the Job Sharing Policy for further details. The Job Sharing Policy may not apply to those recruited and employed by schools directly. For any school vacancies please contact the individual recruiting school to enquire about their job share policy.

Applications will be accepted in other formats where an applicant has difficulty completing the online form as a result of disability. We do not to accept CVs as supplementary information or as an alternative to the application form. If you require the application form in another format, such as large print please e-mail:

Right to work in the UK

European Economic Area (EEA) and Swiss nationals who are NOT eligible to apply for a right to work in the UK under the EU Settlement Scheme must have some other form of immigration permission entitling them to work from 1 January onwards.  Visit the UK Government website for further information on understanding your right to work in the UK.

Applicants who require our sponsorship for a Skilled Worker Route application must meet the eligibility criteria set out by the UK Government under the points-based system. Before submitting an application, you should check whether the role meets the eligibility criteria contained within the Skilled Worker Visa guidance provided by the UK Government.