Help applying for jobs online

How to apply

  1. Search for a job on our web page
  2. Click "Apply for job" at the bottom of the page
  3. Go to the Candidate login page to log in to your account. If you don't have an account already, you will need to set one up
  4. Choose a username and password. The username can be your name, email address or a memorable word. Usernames and passwords are case sensitive

How to log in to your applications

Go to Candidate login page to view your applications, including the forms you are still completing or have previously submitted.

How to register for job alerts

Sign up for job alerts to keep up-to-date with new jobs as they are published on our website.

Under-represented groups

We work hard to increase the diversity of our workforce and encourage people from all sections of our community to apply. We particularly welcome Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic, disabled, male and trans applicants as these groups are currently under-represented in our workforce. 

Disabled applicants

If you need help to apply for a job, or you'd like to complete your application in an alternative format, please contact the Recruitment Team at recruitment@brighton-hove.gov.uk or telephone 01273 292282 between 8.30am and 5.00pm Monday to Friday.

If you are assessed as meeting the minimum essential criteria for the job for which you are applying for, you will invited to attend an interview under our Guaranteed Interview Scheme. If you are shortlisted, please let the recruiting manager know as soon as possible if you have any special requirements or adjustments that you would like us to make to support you at the interview.  

What to do if you don't have a computer

You can access our jobs website from any computer with an internet connection, including computers for public use in libraries, community centres and internet cafes. Some libraries also provide free support sessions to help you get online. 

What to do if you don't have an email address

You can set up a free personal email account through a provider such as Hotmail or Google. Keep your personal details safe by always logging out from your account when using a shared computer.

What to do if you have a technical a problem

Call our Recruitment Team, who are happy to help, on 01273 292282 from 8.30am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday.