Why Work for us?


As the largest employer in Wales, Cardiff Council offers a wide range of job opportunities and a generous and progressive package of benefits.

  • Salary

    A competitive salary in the context of a fair pay structure with annual pay reviews and incremental progression.

  • Benefits

    A range of benefits to enhance the overall salary package including automatic entitlement to the excellent and secure Local Government or Teachers' Pension Schemes, as appropriate.  You will also access a generous annual leave entitlement together with other benefits.

  • Family Friendly Policies

    The Council is committed to being an employer that supports work life balance.  We have a comprehensive range of policies designed to help employees to balance their work and home life.

  • Dignity at Work

    We encourage and expect an environment in which unacceptable behaviour is not tolerated and in which we are all treated with dignity and respect.

  • Health & Wellbeing

    The Council is committed to promoting and supporting the health and wellbeing of its employees.

  • Learning & Development

    Continuous development is recognised by the Council as being essential for the sustainability of high standards of service delivery as well as the engagement of employees.