Working for Adult Social Care

Find information about jobs in Adult Social Care with Brighton & Hove City Council, what we're looking for and how to apply.

What we're looking for

With different kinds of roles for different kinds of people, you can find the right job in adult social care. 

If you enjoy helping people and want to make a difference to their lives, we’d very much like to hear from you. 

Some of our roles in Adult Social Care don’t require formal qualifications or previous care experience, as what is more important to us are the right values, behaviours and attitudes to working with people who need care and support. 

The values we are looking for are treating people with:

  • dignity and respect
  • empathy
  • compassion
  • integrity
  • common sense
  • friendliness
  • communication

If you share our values and are passionate about supporting others we’d love to hear from you. 

Brighton & Hove is a diverse, cosmopolitan and vibrant city, with deep-rooted shared values of compassion and respect. As an employer, we want to see this diversity reflected in our workforce.  

We believe employing a rich mix of people from a range of different backgrounds with fresh ideas and different perspectives is key to enabling us to continually improve our services to the diverse communities we serve.   


Benefits include 

  • competitive pay 
  • full induction and on-going development and training 
  • paid annual leave 
  • Local Government Pension Scheme 
  • family friendly policies  
  • staff discount scheme and staff travel benefits, cycle loan 
  • rental deposit scheme 

Read more about our staff benefits why you should work for us.

Current job vacancies 

We’re currently recruiting for the following job roles:

Use the ‘Apply’ button at the top or bottom of the relevant advert to apply.

We’ll add more roles here as we advertise them. 

More information 

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If you would like to find out more about the variety of careers in adult social care, the Think Care Careers site has a wealth of information including stories of people working in the sector.