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Current Council vacancies

Bedford Borough Council is a Disability Confident employer

You can now apply online for jobs with Bedford Borough Council. 

Applying for jobs online is quicker and easier, you can:

  • upload your CV – no need to input your employment history or qualifications in to an application form
  • upload your selection criteria as a document
  • track the status of your application for every stage of the process

We do not accept CVs in isolation.

Apply for a job online

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Other opportunities

Post Title

Salary

Closing Date

Public Health Manager (Population, Health, Evidence and Intelligence) 

£56,123 - £63,006 per annum

02/12/20

Care Assistant

£18,562 - £18,933 pro rata per annum

Apply anytime

Reablement Support Worker and Home Carer

£18,562 - £18,933 pro rata per annum 

Apply anytime 

Social Worker (Children's Services) 

various

Apply anytime 

Occupational Therapist

various

Apply anytime 

Further Council vacancies - please apply online

various

various

Vacancies close at midnight on the advertised closing date, unless specified otherwise. Please do not send CVs as these will not be considered.

Join us

We value our employees and want to attract, motivate and keep the best staff. You will join a supportive environment with opportunities to grow and develop.

We are modernising our services to make the Borough a better place to live, work and visit.

Our key service areas

  • Children’s Services
  • Adults' Services
  • Enabling Services
  • Environment
  • Legal and Democratic Services
  • Business Transformation and Organisational Development
  • Public Health

Disabled applicants

We are committed to improving employment opportunities and career development for disabled people. We are a Level 2 Disability Confident employer.

We guarantee to interview anyone with a disability whose application meets the minimum criteria for the post. We consider all applicants on ability.

Equal opportunities

The Council is an Equal Opportunities Employer and positively welcomes applications from all members of the community irrespective of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex, and sexual orientation. Selection is on merit alone. We are committed to the fair treatment of employees, applicants and all service users.

Requirements

People working with children or vulnerable adults will need a criminal record check.

You must prove you speak fluent English if you apply for a customer-facing job.

Safeguarding

Bedford Borough Council is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all employees to share this commitment.

Read more about safeguarding here.

Queries

Email: recruitment.team@bedford.gov.uk

GDPR and privacy statement

View the full privacy statement for jobs applications here.