Welcome to Sheffield City Council’s Job Listings and thank you for your interest in working here. We look forward to receiving your application. Please use the list to explore all the Council’s current opportunities. For informal enquiries about the job, please contact the recruiting manager as listed in the job advert. 

Current job vacancies

Support Worker

  • Salary: Grade 4 (£20,092 - £22,183 pro rata)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent & Casual
  • Closing Date: On going

Are you interested in supporting adults in Sheffield?

Adult Health & Social Care are recruiting casual and permanent Support Workers

During the coronavirus pandemic it is more important than ever that we keep people safe and supported. To do this, we need your help at this critical time to support adults across the city. 

We are seeking to recruit support workers with the right values and behaviours.  

You will be providing personal care, practical support and be able to follow a care plan, to maximise independence and support people with their health and wellbeing.

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Children’s Senior Social Worker

  • Salary: Grade 8 (£35,745 - £38,890)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: On going

We are recruiting skilled and child-centred social workers to join us. We are looking for the very best qualified social workers who are SWE registered with significant post-qualifying experience.

There are opportunities to gain specialist knowledge in areas such as Fieldwork, Children’s Safeguarding Hub (MASH), Fieldwork Assessment Team (short and long term cases), Fostering and Adoption, Children Looked After and Contextual Safeguarding. 

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Children’s Social Worker

  • Salary: Grade 7 (£31,347 - £34,728)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: On going

We are recruiting newly qualified and experienced social workers to join us. We have an exceptional ASYE offer in addition to a specific newly qualified social work training pathway. Our ASYE offer includes one to one support from a social work consultant, support from a line manager, study days, networking sessions, master classes provided by social work experts and a phased protected low caseload during the 12 month ASYE programme (building up gradually up to an average of 16).

We have positions in Fieldwork, Children with Disabilities and Children Looked after Teams. Previous newly qualified social workers have progressed into more senior posts and specialised in areas such as the Children’s Safeguarding Hub (MASH), Fieldwork Assessment Team (short and long term cases), Fostering and Adoption, Children Looked After, contextual safeguarding and Fieldwork. 

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Casual Education Swimming Teacher

  • Salary: Grade 5 (23,541 - 25,991 pro rata)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Casual
  • Closing Date: On Going

We are looking to appoint a number of qualified casual Education Swimming Teachers who are energetic, highly motivated and committed to support the delivery of Sheffield's Primary School Swimming Programme.

Swimming teachers will be expected to hold the Level 2 Certificate for Teaching Aquatics or equivalent, as well as the RLSS National Pool Lifeguard qualification.

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Advanced Social Work Practitioner

  • Salary: Grade 9 (£39,880 - £43,857)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: On going

Our ambition is to support children and young people to be safe and supported to reach their full potential. To do this we need the very best Advanced Social Work Practitioners to join our teams in frontline Fieldwork services.  

This is a fantastic opportunity to join us in Sheffield, where you will be using relationship-based practice and the signs of safety framework to deliver an excellent social work service to children, young people and their families. 

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School Crossing Patrol Warden

  • Salary: Grade 2 (£18,562 - £18,933 pro rata)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent - Part time
  • Closing Date: On going

We have vacancies for permanent, temporary and relief School Crossing Wardens to help children cross the road on their way to and from school.

You must be able to work mornings and afternoons during school term time and be able to communicate well with both children and adults.

You will be working outdoors in all weathers and must be able to stand for long periods of time.

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Foster Carer

  • Salary: £257 - £379 per week
  • Location: In own home
  • Contract Type: Self employed
  • Closing Date: On going

A Foster Carer provides care for children in your own home when they cannot live with their birth family.  This can be short term whilst other long term plans are made for the child (such as returning home or move to adoption).  

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Aspire Foster Carer

  • Salary: Upto £600 per week
  • Location: In own home
  • Contract Type: Self employed
  • Closing Date: On going

In Sheffield we believe all children have the right to live in a family environment.  Fostering with Aspire is an exciting opportunity to make a real difference to a young person’s life. Project Aspire offers a flexible response to supporting young people who are currently living in a residential children’s setting, or who are complex individuals on the edge of requiring residential services. 

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Shared Lives Carer

  • Salary: Day support (£8.21 per hour); Short breaks £72 (per 24 hour period); Long term support £400-£450 per week
  • Location: In your own home
  • Contract Type: Self employed
  • Closing Date: On going

The role of the Shared Lives Carer is to meet the needs of the people who are placed with them in their home. This may include Day Care, Short Breaks and Long Term support for adults with learning disabilities, physical disabilities, older adults and other adults who are deemed vulnerable

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Provider Service Worker x10

  • Salary: Grade 4 (£20,092 - £22,183)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Casual
  • Closing Date: Ongoing

Provider Services has a number of vacancies for flexible support staff on a casual basis to cover for leave, training, sickness etc.  

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Sessional Tutor x5

  • Salary: Grade 6 (£26,511 - £30,451)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Bank pool
  • Closing Date: 30 November 2021 - Midnight

We are looking for  innovative, self-motivated individuals who can inspire and encourage adult learners to engage in learning, develop confidence, and ultimately to feel supported in their journey to achieve accredited qualifications in a community setting in and around Sheffield. Candidates will have an adult teaching qualification, a specialism to teach Adult Maths, Adult English, Essential Digital Skills, or you may have a vocational skill that will help an individual gain the necessary skills to enhance their career opportunities.

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Youth Worker x3

  • Salary: Grade 6 (£26,511 - £30,451)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: 2x Permanent and 1x Temporary
  • Closing Date: Ongoing

If you have a level 3 Youth Work qualification (or currently enrolled on a course working towards the qualification) and have experience of working with young people and the desire and enthusiasm to support young people in Sheffield, then please apply! 

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Project Manager

  • Salary: Grade 9 - (£39,880 - £43,857)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 5 December 2021

If you are a Project Manager with experience of working in Construction or in multidisciplinary teams then the Capital Delivery Service at Sheffield City Council may have the perfect opportunity you are looking for.

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Ceremonies Assistant x7

  • Salary: Grade 5 (23,541 - 25,991 pro rata)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Casual
  • Closing Date: 30 November 2021 - Midnight

We are offering an exciting opportunity for 7 enthusiastic, competent and organised people to join the Parks and Countryside Service. 

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Assistant Project Manager

  • Salary: Grade 7 (£31,346 - £34,728)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 5 December 2021 - Midnight

If you are a Project Manager with experience of working in Construction or in multidisciplinary teams then the Capital Delivery Service at Sheffield City Council may have the perfect opportunity you are looking for.

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IT / Digital Tutor

  • Salary: Grade 6 (£26,511 - £30,451)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Temporary until 31 July 2022
  • Closing Date: 5 December 2021 - Midnight

We have an exciting opportunity for a qualified adult tutor to join our Family, Adult and Community Education Service (FACES).   

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Service Manager

  • Salary: Grade 11 (£49,791 - £54,708)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 8 December 2021 - Midnight

We are looking for a service manager with the expertise, resilience, and determination to lead our teams through this challenging period and with the vision, creativity, and skills to implement our ambitious plans to become an employer of choice, improve Services to our tenants and grow and expand our Service to be an asset to the Council.

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Youth Justice Officer x2

  • Salary: Grade 7 (£31,346-£34,728)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 2 December 2021 - Midnight

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join Sheffield Youth Justice Service who are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic person to join the service as a Youth Justice Officer. 

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Enforcement Agent

  • Salary: Grade 6 (£26,511 - £30,451)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 2 December 2021 - Midnight

We are looking for talented, customer focussed, enthusiastic and motivated individuals to be a part of the Income Collection and Management Team in the Finance & Commercial Service. This is a great opportunity to gain experience and job satisfaction whilst working in a professional support service.

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Residential Support Worker x3

  • Salary: Grade 5 (£23,541 - £25,991)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: Ongoing

Our children and young people need highly skilled and committed people who can build appropriate relationships and support them on their journey to a positive future.

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Locality Manager

  • Salary: Grade 9 (£39,880 - £43,857)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 9 December 2021 midnight

Do you believe in inclusive education?  Are you committed to working in partnership with families and schools to achieve the best outcomes for the most vulnerable learners in Sheffield?  Do you have experience of integrated working?  Due to expansion within the team we are recruiting for two post of Locality Manager within the Special Educational Needs and Disability Statutory Assessment and Review Service (SENDSARS)

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Business Support Officer

  • Salary: Grade 3 £19,321 - £ 19,698 (pro-rata)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Temporary - 12 Months
  • Closing Date: 12 December 2021 midnight

We are looking for an experience Business Support Officer to work as part of Sheffield City Council's Housing and Neighbourhood Service, within our Repairs Policy and Improvement Team.

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Rehousing Officer x3

  • Salary: Grade 4 (£20,092 - £22,183)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 5 December 2021 - Midnight

We are recruiting 3 Rehousing Officer’s to join the Rehousing Services Department and help us deliver a high-quality rehousing service to applicants on the housing register.

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Independent Chair

  • Salary:
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type:
  • Closing Date: 10 December 2021 4 pm

The Independent Inquiry into the Sheffield Street Trees Dispute

Sheffield City Council seeks applicants for the role of Independent Chair for a non-statutory, local inquiry into what has become known as the Street Trees Dispute.

This work will fulfil a commitment made by the Council’s Co-operative Executive following the outcome of the local elections in May 2021, seeking to develop a shared understanding of events and allow the city to move forward together.

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Senior Fieldwork Manager

  • Salary: Grade 10 (£44,863 - £48,807)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 1 December 2021 - Midnight

The new Vulnerable Adolescent Team is part of the Sheffield Edge of Care offer to children and families. This is an exciting opportunity for a qualified and registered children’s senior social worker to progress their professional development into management. 

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Youth Justice Support Worker x6

  • Salary: Grade 4 (£20,092 - £22,183)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Casual
  • Closing Date: 5 December 2021 - Midnight

Sheffield Youth Justice Service is recruiting up to 6 Youth Justice Support Workers to provide support and guidance to young people working with the service in a range of activities in the community. 

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Business Support Officer x2

  • Salary: Grade 3 (£19,312 - £19,698)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Temporary until March 2022
  • Closing Date: 2 December 2021 - Midnight

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and dedicated Business Support Officer who can carry out a wide range of administrative tasks including printing, document management, processing and answering a busy telephone line. Applicants need to be good communicators and possess high level of accuracy and attention to detail. 

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0-5 SEND Team Leader

  • Salary: Teachers Pay and Conditions – Leadership 5-9
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 5 December 2021 - Midnight

Sheffield 0-5 SEND Team is a well-respected dynamic and creative team focused on supporting Early years settings to assess and meet the needs of children with special educational needs. The team works closely with children, parents, partners, schools and other early years settings to promote inclusion of children across Sheffield. 

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Senior Learning Mentor - Inclusion and Attendance

  • Salary: Grade 7 (£31,346 - £34,728)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 5 December 2021 - Midnight

Our ambition is for every person in Sheffield to be able to achieve their full potential. We want to address educational inequalities and support people to stay fit and healthy, so fewer people reach crisis point and families can thrive.

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Operations and Development Manager

  • Salary: Grade 9 (£39,880 - £43,857)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Temporary until March 2024
  • Closing Date: 8 December 2021 - Midnight

An opportunity has arisen to apply for the post of Operations and Development Manager, in the Income Management and Financial Inclusion Team, within the Housing and Neighbourhoods Service.

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Performance Officer - Direct Payments Audit

  • Salary: Grade 6 (£26,511 - £30,451)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Temporary until 31 December 2022
  • Closing Date: 1 December 2021 - Midnight

We are looking for an enthusiastic and conscientious individual to join our Direct Payments team.

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Rehousing Team Manager

  • Salary: Grade 8 - (£35,745 - £38,890)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 1 December 2021 - Midnight

As a Team Manager in Rehousing Services, you will contribute to the delivery of a high quality service in a leadership role as the manager of an operational team.

We currently have three full time permanent posts available across the service.

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Tenancy Enforcement Support Officer x 3

  • Salary: Grade 6 - (£26,511 - £30,451)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 12 December 2021 - Midnight

These posts are based in the Housing & Neighbourhood’s Tenancy Enforcement & Sustainment Team.

The role is to act as a first point of contact for staff in the Housing and Neighbourhoods Service around Tenancy Enforcement and related issues.

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Business Support Officer x2

  • Salary: Grade 3 (£19,312 - £19,698)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 5 December 2021 - Midnight

This is an exciting opportunity to join the business support service within Sheffield City Council’s Children’s services as a Business Support Officer. 

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Changing Futures Support Worker x12

  • Salary: Grade 6 (£26,511 - £30,451)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Fixed Term until March 2024
  • Closing Date: 5 December 2021 - Midnight

Do you see the person, not the ‘problem’?

Do you want to make a difference in peoples lives?

Do you want to help improve the way services and systems work?

If so, we would love to hear from you to help make our Changing Futures programme a success. 

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Supervising Social Worker Fostering

  • Salary: Grade 8 (£35,745 - £38,890)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 5 December 2021 - Midnight

We are looking for an enthusiastic and passionate Senior Social Worker who has experience of fostering services to join our established fostering team and hold a case load of foster carers, supervising, supporting, and motivating them through their fostering career to provide the very best of care for our children looked after. 

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Assistant Project Officer

  • Salary: Grade 5 (23,541 - 25,991 )
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Temporary until 31/07/2022
  • Closing Date: 29 November 2021 - Midnight

We have an exciting opportunity for an aspiring project officer to join our team to deliver effective planning and support that will facilitate adult learning classes across Sheffield.  This is a temporary role until 31/7/2022 as it aligns to our external funding source and is pending achieving change.

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Family Time Contact Worker x3

  • Salary: Grade 4 (£20,092 - £22,183)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Temporary 12 Months
  • Closing Date: 5 December 2021 - Midnight

This is an exciting opportunity to join our newly established “Family Time Team” within Sheffield Children’s Social Care Services.

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Senior Business Support Officer x2

  • Salary: Grade 4 (£20,092 - £22,183)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 5 December 2021 - Midnight

This is an exciting opportunity to join the business support service within Sheffield City Council’s Children’s services as a Senior Business Support Officer. 

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Team Manager x4

  • Salary: Grade 9 (£39,880 - £43,857)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 15 December 2021

Here in Sheffield, we are looking for people that can offer dynamic and flexible leadership to a dedicated team of social workers and make a tough but highly rewarding job that little bit easier. 

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Social Workers and Care Managers

  • Salary: Grade 6 (£26,511 - £30,451) Care Manager and SW L1, Grade 8 (£35,745 - £38,890) for SW L2
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 15 December 2021

Are you interested in working in Sheffield?  We are increasing our workforce to ensure that we provide a positive service to the people we work with.  We are looking for Social Workers and Care Managers who are willing to innovate and create a real change to help us develop a first class adult social care model. 

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Customer Service Advisor x2

  • Salary: Grade 3 (£19,312 - £19,698)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 7 December 2021 - Midnight

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our diverse and friendly Customer Services Out of Hours team. Customer Services is at the heart of Sheffield City Council’s interface with citizens, and we are looking for enthusiastic individuals who are committed to providing an excellent customer-focussed service for the people of Sheffield.

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Occupational Therapist x4

  • Salary: Grade 7 (£31,346 - £34,728)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 15 December 2021

Community Occupational Therapist, Equipment and Adaptations Section. Are you highly skilled and enthusiastic? Keen to join a friendly, professional, and progressive team? We are recruiting person and child centred Occupational Therapists to join us in one of our five OT teams

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Senior Business Support Officer

  • Salary: Grade 4 (£20,092 - £22,183)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 14 December 2021 - MIdnight

It is purpose-built to provide facilities and services required for the investigation of sudden or unexpected death. It comprises the offices and courts of HM Coroner for South Yorkshire (West) District, which covers Sheffield and Barnsley, and the public mortuary. Sheffield City Council provides the reception, mortuary services and Coroner’s support whilst South Yorkshire Police provide the coroner officers.

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Portage Home Visitor x2

  • Salary: Grade 5 (£23,541 - £25,991)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: 1 Permanent and 1 Temporary
  • Closing Date: 8 December 2021 - Midnight

Sheffield 0-5 SEND Team is a well-respected dynamic and creative team focused on supporting children with special educational needs in the early years. The team support early years settings to assess and meet individual needs. 

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Senior Portage Home Visitor

  • Salary: Grade 6 (£26,511 - £30,451)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 8 December 2021 - Midnight

Sheffield 0-5 SEND Team is a well-respected dynamic and creative team focused on supporting children with special educational needs in the early years. The team support early years settings to assess and meet individual needs. 

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Block Clean Driver Team Leader x2

  • Salary: Grade 4 (£20,092 - £22,183)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 9 January 2021 - Midnight

An exciting opportunity has arisen for two Block Clean Driver Team Leaders to join the Housing and Neighbourhoods Service within Sheffield City Council. The roles will initially be based at Jordanthorpe Housing Office for the South and South West Area. However, you will be expected to work in any location throughout the city. 

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Inclusion Officer x2

  • Salary: Grade 6 (£26,511 - £30,451)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Temporary until March 2023
  • Closing Date: 12 December 2021 - Midnight

We are seeking two Special Educational Needs (SEN) Inclusion Officers to join our team supporting the co-ordination and management of Education, Health and Care (EHC) Assessments and plans for children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND). 

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Safer Neighbourhood Coordinator

  • Salary: Grade 8 (£35,745 - £38,890)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 9 December 2021 - Midnight

An opportunity has arisen to be part of the Sheffield Community Safety Team which is responsible for coordinating partner activity to reduce crime and anti-social behaviour in Sheffield.

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Senior Social Worker Vulnerable Adolescent Team

  • Salary: Grade 8 (£35,745 - £38,890)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 5 December 2021 - Midnight

The new Vulnerable Adolescent Team is part of the Sheffield Edge of Care offer to children and families. This is an exciting opportunity for qualified and registered children’s senior social workers to either transfer from their existing senior roles or progress their professional development into a senior social worker position.  We are seeking confident, motivated and inspirational social workers with a proven track record of creating change and making a difference to young people’s lives.

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Senior Social Worker Children Looked after Team x4

  • Salary: Grade 8 (£35,745 - £38,890)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 5 December 2021 - Midnight

You will be part of a team of Social Workers that will specialise in meeting the needs of Looked after Children subject to Care Proceedings, s.20 voluntary accommodation and subject to placement orders. We also, support all looked after unaccompanied asylum-seeking children placed by Sheffield. Working from the same base as the Leaving Care Service we have a strong base to support young people on to successful adult lives.

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Driver - CTS x10

  • Salary: Grade 3 (£19,312 to £19,698) pro-rata
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 12 December 2021 - Midnight

We need to recruit Drivers to be part of a friendly team who provide an excellent standard of service to support children with special needs. Your duties will be to drive a range of designated vehicle to transport children with special needs from home to school in the morning and return in the afternoon.

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Passenger Assistant x10

  • Salary: Grade 2 (£18,562 - £18,933) pro-rata
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 12 December 2021 - Midnight

We need to recruit Passenger Assistants to be part of a friendly team who provide an excellent standard of service to support children with special needs.

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