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
18 jobs with City of Wolverhampton Council
Are you aged 16 and 18 years and live in Wolverhampton?Interested in an opportunity to develop skills and experience in the workplace that could lead
We are looking for a skilled and creative Technician with art handling and installation experience to support our ambitious changing exhibition progra
Grade 7: 1 x 37 hours Permanent Senior Environmental Health Officer Do you have a passion for housing? If you have a commitment to providing a
We are seeking 2 x Housing Options Officers to join the Housing Options Team for up to 9 months.The role involves assessing homeless people and househ
Are you aged 16-18 years old and living in Wolverhampton?Do you have a passion for young people and ensuring that the challenges they face are overcom
This is an opportunity to join a strong a strong and dynamic virtual school team which was highlighted as a key strength in a recent Ofsted safeguardi
Are you aged 16 - 18 years old and live in Wolverhampton?Interested in an opportunity to develop skills and experience in the workplace that could lea
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Occupational Therapist to manage Wolverhampton’s Independent Living OT’s and sensory impairment
Are you aged 16 - 18 years old and live in Wolverhampton?An exciting opportunity has arisen to appoint an Apprentice – Customer Services in the Civic
Project Officer Grade 6 (£27,668 - £31,601) Corporate Directorate, Projects and Programmes Team Fixed term 24 months, 37 hours per week We are
An exciting opportunity has become available to join the membership team at WV Active as a Membership Consultant.6 months fixed term contract2 x 37 ho
Do you have a passion for Politics and an interest in Local Government? Are you motivated and inspired by the principles and values of the Conservativ
Do you have a passion for young people and ensuring that the challenges they face are overcome so they can thrive, achieve and have positive and succe
Grade 5 £21,745 - £24,717 per annum 37 hours per week Permanent Following initial development work a fundamental review of our future approach to
An exciting 12 month fixed term opportunity has arisen to appoint a Senior Compliance Officer within the Fund’s Governance team
Join our local heroes we urgently need School Crossing Patrol Wardens.Place School Crossing Patrol Team School Crossing Patrol WardenWe are keen to he
30 hours per week Monday to Friday – 9.30am – 4.00pm (May be subject to change to cover the Site Supervisors annual leave or emergency’s)52 Week Contr
Tutor – Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools / Early Years Education Adult Education Wolverhampton Adult Lecturer conditions – Scale 4 – 10