Working for the council

Working for the council

Nestled on the edge of the stunning Peak District, Chesterfield is a bustling borough with big ambition.

We’re a historic market town with a proud heritage – but we’re not standing still, and by working with us you will be contributing to a prosperous and thriving future for our borough.


Serving our communities

We’re here to serve and support our communities including our residents, tenants, businesses, visitors, students and voluntary groups.

Together we will continue to make our borough a great place to live, work, visit and invest.

You can find out more about our priorities, and how we work, in our Council Plan.


Our values

Our four values show how we work as a council and underpin everything we do:

  • we are customer focused
  • we take a can do approach
  • we act as one council, one team
  • we believe in honesty and respect


Employee benefits

We expect everyone who works with us to deliver high quality and efficient services to our community and behave in a way which embodies our values.

In return, we care about our employees and offer a range of benefits to those who work with us.

If you have any questions, please speak to your recruiting manager.

Last updated on 28/02/2024