Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council

Barnsley Council is an award-winning council serving around 227,000 people in South Yorkshire. Working together, we aim to make Barnsley a better place for everyone who lives in the borough.

We're a lean council, with a shared vision, a renewed sense of direction and a collaborative, people-first culture. We call it Future Council, and it's already producing results:
•higher-performing schools
•increased investment
•more local jobs and a revitalised town centre.

It’s a bold strategy - one we’re all committed to – whatever our individual profession.

Choose to work for Barnsley Council and you’d be contributing to our vision to work together for a brighter future, a better Barnsley. We want you to be proud to work for this organisation, where the commitment and dedication of all our employees puts the customer at the heart of everything we do.

Many diverse talents, backgrounds, personalities and cultures come together to make Barnsley a great place to live, work and visit; from teachers and carers, to surveyors, accountants, HR specialists, refuse collectors and gardeners. The variety of roles on offer is immense and so is the difference each one of us makes to the communities we serve.

A job with us is about delivering excellence while achieving your potential. If you join our friendly and welcoming team, you’ll benefit from flexibility, clear direction and the encouragement and support you need to lead in your field. As well as realising your own ambitions, you’ll share our vision for the future of Barnsley and work hard to make it a reality.

Visit our website to find out about opportunities on offer and the many benefits of working for Barnsley Council.