Careers and work experience

We pride ourselves on a motivated, skilled, diverse and outward looking workforce capable of delivering a high quality service both now and in the future.


We employ more than 35,000 people, including school employees, across Derbyshire in hundreds of jobs in many different settings across our six service areas:

  • Adult care
  • Corporate resources
  • Children and younger adults
  • Cultural and community services
  • Environmental services.

The information contained within these pages is aimed at

  • current employees
  • students looking for work experience
  • job seekers looking for opportunities with Derbyshire County Council.

Further information about careers in local government or to undertake a skills audit to find out which career would suit you best can be found via the links on this page.

Links to national and departmental strategies and action plans are below.

Related documents

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Information on other websites

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