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: Casual
  • Closing Date: On Going

Are you interested in supporting adults in Sheffield?

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 in a range of care settings across the city. 

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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. 

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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. 

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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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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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Head of Communications

  • Salary: DG 7 (£60,344 - £64,765)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 1 November 2020 - Midnight

We’re looking for a Head of Communications who can inspire and lead an already strongly-performing team, who is  decisive and capable of handling tricky situations with diplomacy and tact whilst also having the tenacity to provide advice to senior officers and councilors in a constructive and intelligent way.  

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Director of Education and Skills

  • Salary: DG 4 (£87,603 - £90,815)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 8 November 2020 - Midnight

Are you an inspiring Leader who promotes educational excellence for all children and young people?

As Director for Education and Skills, you will take a lead role in delivering an excellent 0-19 (25 for SEND) education infrastructure maximising opportunities for all children and young people. 

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Performance Officer X 2

  • Salary: Grade 6 (£26,511 - £30,451)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Temporary to 31 August 2021
  • Closing Date: 1 November 2020 - Midnight

A full-time and part-time temporary opportunity have arisen to join the Operational Commissioning Service for Adult Social Care. The Performance Officer post is to oversee a portfolio of social care providers to ensure high quality and effective performance of provision.

The role will involve visiting (currently remotely monitoring) providers across the city, producing reports and working within a team to share knowledge and good practice to improve quality across the sector. 

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Community Technician Plumber

  • Salary: Grade 6 (£26,511 - £30,451)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 1 November 2020 - Midnight

Are you a time served Plumber who would like to make a positive contribution to Sheffield people?

At Sheffield City Council we’re currently seeking a qualified Plumber to join our Corporate Repairs Service and help us to continue to deliver excellent results. We pride ourselves on providing a responsive, efficient and professional service and if you would like to be a part of that, we want to hear from you.

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SSENDIAS Young People's Involvement Officer

  • Salary: Grade 6 (£26,511 - £30,451)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Temporary until March 2022
  • Closing Date: 11 November 2020 - Midnight

An exciting opportunity has arisen to become part of SSENDIAS to work alongside our existing caseworkers and other team members. SSENDIAS is a statutory 0-25 service that provides parents/ carers, children & young people with up to date, confidential information advice and support around a range of education, health and Social care matters relating to their SEN and disability.

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Occupational Therapist

  • Salary: Grade 7 (£31,346 - £34,728)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 1 November 2020 - Midnight

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join Sheffield City Council’s Short Term Intervention Team (STIT) as an occupational therapist.

The main aim of the STIT team is to provide support to people when they return home from a stay in hospital. 

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Children's Senior Social Worker (Edge of Care)

  • Salary: Grade 8 (£35,745 - £38,890)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 4 November 2020 - Midnight

We are looking for a senior social worker who has significant post-qualifying experience in children and families statutory services with a proven track record of completing high quality assessments within this arena, with an emphasis on analysis and next steps, and who is able to work to timescales. 

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Assistant Contract Officer Program Officer

  • Salary: Grade 6 (£26,511 - £30,451)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Temporary to 31 August 2021
  • Closing Date: 1 November 2020 - Midnight

Supporting the Integrated Community Equipment and Loans Service to manage the operation of a new contract with the equipment provider, working closely with the provider Medequip and all prescribers in health and social care. Applicant must be proficient in Excel, be able to work under pressure and with minimal supervision, and have experience of working with a variety of stakeholders.

 

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Senior Business Support Officer

  • Salary: Grade 4 (£20,092 - £22,183)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 9 November 2020 - Midnight

The Medico-Legal Centre is situated at Watery Street, near Shalesmoor/Kelham Island.

An exciting and challenging opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic, efficient, proactive, competent person to join the administration team at the centre The role is key in supporting service delivery and improving outcomes for the bereaved of Sheffield and Barnsley.

 

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Early Years Foundation Stage Quality, Access and Moderation Officer

  • Salary: Soulbury 8-11 + 2 SPA
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 2 November 2020 - Midnight

A vacancy has arisen in the Education and Skills Services for the appointment to the position of Early Years Quality and Access Officer.

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Apprentice Housing Solutions Officer x 2

  • Salary: Apprentice grade £5.93 per hour for the first year
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Temporary - 2 years
  • Closing Date: 17 November 2020 - Midnight

As our Apprentice you will have the opportunity to learn on the job, get practical experience and training in a team environment while studying towards a recognised qualification. 

This is a fantastic opportunity to kick-start your career in housing. As a council employee, you will get a range of benefits such as flexible working, training/development opportunities and good working conditions. 

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Information and Research Officer

  • Salary: Grade 5 (£23,541 - £25,911)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 5 November 2020 - Midnight

We are looking for someone to be a point of contact for both internal Council teams and external agencies for sharing sensitive information, who will provide efficient and effective customer service, administrative and financial support.  

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Strategic Commissioning Manager (Mental Health)

  • Salary: Grade 11 (£49,791 - £54,708)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 1 November 2020 - Midnight

Sheffield City Council is recruiting to this key position within the Vulnerable People Commissioning Team.  The postholder will take the lead for the Council in commissioning mental health social care and public health provision for children and adults.  Our partnerships and joint commissioning approaches with our colleagues in the NHS are getting stronger all the time. 

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Leasehold Officer

  • Salary: Grade 3 (£19,312 - £19,698)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 5 November 2020 - Midnight

Working as part of a small team you will deliver a service to the Council’s 2,500 leaseholders. You will need to have the ability to work under pressure and have good administration skills. 

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Head Stockperson

  • Salary: Grade 6 (£26,511 - £30,451)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 8 November 2020 - Midnight

Graves Park is Sheffield’s largest park and is one of the busiest park attractions with over 250,000 visitors per year. The park is exceptionally varied and contains open parkland, ponds, grazing fields, woodlands, various sporting facilities, a popular café, and an Animal Farm. The size and variety of the park gives it the potential to appeal to, and be used by a wide section of local residents as well as those coming from across the city and further afield. 

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Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO)

  • Salary: Grade 9 (£39,880 - £43,857)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 8 November 2020 - Midnight

We are looking to recruit to a permanent Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO) in Sheffield Children, Young People and Families services.

The primary purpose of the LADO is to support and challenge agencies to work together effectively to safeguard children and young people from neglect and abuse by professionals, volunteers and those in public office who have direct contact or responsibility for children. Based in the Safeguarding Hub, you will co-ordinate and provide specialist advice in respect of allegations of abuse or harm made against people who work with children in either a paid or voluntary capacity across Sheffield. This is achieved through monitoring and auditing standards of safeguarding practice across the multiagency workforce and facilitating strategy meetings in response to professional allegations in individual cases.

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Parenting Practitioner - Domestic Abuse

  • Salary: Grade 7 (£31,346 - £34,728)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 11 November 2020 - Midnight

Due to service demands, we are specifically looking for practitioner with knowledge of Safe and Together model and strong experience of working with both survivors and perpetrators of Domestic Abuse.  Having existing training in either Caring Dads or You and Me Mum is an advantage.  

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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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Business Intelligence and Performance Manager

  • Salary: Grade 10 (£44,863 - £48,807)
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Temporary 12 months
  • Closing Date: 8 November 2020 - Midnight

We wish to recruit a Business Intelligence and Performance Manager to manage our performance, business intelligence and Geographical Information System (GIS) operations and related staff for the next 12 months. The key focus for the work will be on supporting corporate recovery including the Business Intelligence and Performance Pods and ensuring appropriate links are made with the Customer Experience programme.

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