Career Hub

Start your journey to a new career

Find your career options in local authorities

Entry requirements and career paths in all local authority careers

What do local authorities do?

An overview of what the 32 Scottish councils do

Learn all about volunteering

All about the benefits of volunteering and how to get started

Start your career in the public sector

Entry level posts for school leavers, college leavers, former apprentices and university leavers

How to get an apprenticeship

Apprenticeships offer the opportunity to gain valuable work experience while working towards a qualification. You earn a competitive salary and there are no fees to complete your study.

Are you looking to change careers ?

There are lots of career opportunities in local authorities

How to apply

Guidance and tips on completing a high quality application

Employee benefits in local authorities

A wide range of benefits are on offer alongside competitive salaries

Featured jobs

Check out the latest Adult Social Care and Early Learning / Childcare Jobs

Latest blogs

Over 30 really useful blog articles here to help you look forward in your career

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