City of Wolverhampton Council
City of Wolverhampton Council
St. Peter's Square
Tel: 01902 552345
About City of Wolverhampton Council
There’s never been a better time to join award winning City of Wolverhampton Council when we are at an exciting stage of transformation for the organisation and the city.
We are an ambitious organisation working hard to deliver the best services for people in Wolverhampton; working for us gives you the opportunity to make a difference to their lives.
Our ambition is to be nothing less than ‘excellent’; this year we have been ‘Highly Commended’ in the Local Authority of the Year award category at the Municipal Journal (MJ) Awards and awarded the Best
Council Services team award for our leisure brand WV Active.
We are committed to working in partnership with communities, voluntary and private sector organisations and local businesses. Together we form the Wolverhampton Partnership to prioritise businesses, empower people and communities, re-invigorate the city and support the council to be confident and capable to realise our ambition to be ‘excellent’.
The City of Wolverhampton Council employs over 7,400 people (Including 3,200 school employees) in more than 600 different trades and professions. We are committed to eliminating discrimination and encouraging diversity amongst our workforce. The council operates a Guaranteed Interview Policy for people with a disability and those who meet the essential criteria for the post are guaranteed an interview.
We are investing heavily in skills and training. There will be new roles and new opportunities which makes this an exceptionally exciting time to join us.
The city of Wolverhampton is now amongst the top-ten economic growth areas in the UK, thanks to more than £3.7 billion-worth of investment on-site or planned. The city has already seen rapid developments with major projects like i54, The Way Youth Zone and i10 and more exciting developments are planned for the westside of the city. The leisure-led mixed user scheme includes a multi-screen cinema, restaurants, bars, hotel, multi-storey car park and apartments
We benefit from being in a prime location, with excellent transport links at the heart of the UK’s high speed rail and motorway networks.
Wolverhampton is also rated as one of the top cities in the UK for families. More than 80 per cent of the city’s primary and secondary schools are rated as ‘good’ or ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted. Wolverhampton also offers a wide range of family friendly facilities with stunning parks and green spaces and top entertainment attractions such as Wolverhampton Art Gallery, the Civic and Wulfrun Halls and the Grand Theatre all of which attract top acts such as Jimmy Carr, Gary Barlow, World Darts Competition, upcoming bands and West End productions.
We offer a wide range of benefits including competitive salaries that progress within different grades for the variety of jobs on offer. A generous annual leave entitlement of 24 days, including 8 bank holidays and 1 additional statutory day at Christmas, which rises as your length of service increases. There is also an option to buy up to 10 days additional leave.
The council offers an excellent Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) with employee and employer contributions based on salary grades and other benefits including:
- Index linked pension
- Option to convert your pension for tax-free cash when you retire
- Retirement on the grounds of ill-health at any age.
The council also offers a wide range of flexible working options to fit in around your commitments including:
- Reduced hours working
- Job share
- Compressed working hours
- Term time only
- Discounted city parking at a number of sites with reduced charges for blue badge holders
- Annual Travel Card Scheme
- Salary Sacrifice scheme for childcare vouchers, cars with a wide range of ‘green’ vehicles, cycles and associated equipment and personal IT equipment and smartphones
- Retail, leisure, legal and ethical savings and loans through Wolverhampton Credit Union
15 jobs with City of Wolverhampton Council
We are looking to appoint a qualified Swimming Instructor on a 9-hour contract to work within our professional team at WV Active Central
This is an exciting opportunity to develop your career in social work at City of Wolverhampton Council. As an Ofsted ‘Good’ rated service
We need an experienced senior leader who understands best practice and has the ability to coach, train and mentor.We have big ambitions at City of Wol
Our Vehicle Technician team are responsible for maintaining and servicing all types of vehicles and plant which include; Grounds Maintenance machines/
Commissioning Support Officer12-month fixed term contract Grade 6We are seeking a Commissioning Support Officer (CSO) to join the People Directorate C
Project AssistantCorporate Directorate, Projects and Programmes TeamGrade 5 £22,401 - £25,46337 Hours(Fixed Term until 31/03/2021) The City of Wolverh
Rated by Ofsted as an “Outstanding” provider, Adult Education Wolverhampton delivers high quality learning opportunities that inspire
(Fixed Term until 01/09/2020) The City of Wolverhampton Council is seeking to recruit a full-time project manager to join our dynamic and hardworking
Begin your exciting career in social work at City of Wolverhampton Council. As an Ofsted ‘Good’ rated service, we are committed to providing the best
Develop your career in social work at City of Wolverhampton Council. As an Ofsted ‘Good’ rated service, we are committed to providing the best care
City of Wolverhampton Council are seeking to recruit to the post of Licensing & Compliance Officer to work in a busy Licensing Team within the Council
Rated by Ofsted as an ‘Outstanding’ provider, Adult Education Wolverhampton delivers high quality learning opportunities that inspire
£22,401 - £25,463 per annum, 37 hours per weekCity of Wolverhampton Council are seeking to recruit to the post of Compliance Officer to work in a busy
Please note that this post is for Internal candidates of City of Wolverhampton Council As part of the ongoing transformation of Children’s Services
£18,672 - £20,541• The post is 1 x 20 hours based at Wednesfield library.(including some late night working until 7.00 pm, Saturdays and lone working)