Applying for a job

Search for any of our current jobs and apply online.

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Data protection
Uttlesford District Council is the data controller for any personal information you provide to the council. For more information on your data protection rights or how to contact our Data Protection Officer, please have a look at our Privacy notices and cookies section.


You can search for any of our jobs and submit an application using our online application system.


Current vacancies


Using the online system you can:

  • Search for our current vacancies
  • Save an application and return to it at a later date
  • View and print your current and previous application
  • Create a job alert so that you are emailed when we advertise a particular job
  • Set up your basic information, to save time when you complete applications in the future
  • Receive email notifications about the progress of your applications


If you do not have access to the internet or a desktop computer, you can use self-service desk top computers at our Customer Service Centre in Saffron Walden or at any local library.


Additional information

► Working, jobs and pensions - GOV.UK guidance | ► Jobsgopublic - local government jobs site | ► Checks employers can make on job applicants - GOV.UK | ► Jobs at Essex County Council


Information about how to use the online job application system can be found below.

How to set up a new account so that you can apply for jobs and what to do if you have forgotten your password.
How to search for a job and set up alerts using your account.
How to complete your application form.
What will happen if you are offered an interview or if your application has been unsuccessful.
When you are apply for any of our jobs you must tell us about any unspent criminal convictions you have.