Why Wolverhampton

There are lots of reasons why you should choose Wolverhampton as a place to develop and further your social care career.

  • Ofsted ‘GOOD’ rated for Children’s Services
  • Four times award winners at the MJ Awards including Local Authority of the Year 2017
  • Supportive ASYE programme
  • Positive learning culture and commitment to continual professional development
  • Shortlisted for six awards at the National Learning Disability and Autism Awards in July 2017

Our commitment to our service users is second to none and we take great pride in the working environment that we have created for our staff. We firmly believe that it is the supportive and collaborative culture that allows our employees to do their best work.
Find out more about some of the benefits of working for the City of Wolverhampton Council.

Location - Our central location and our excellent air, rail and road links place us at the heart of England - and Europe.
Connectivity - We’re very well-connected - not just to air and ground transport, but to the digital superhighway.
Economy - It’s no surprise that the city that makes things happen is predicted to grow its economy up to 3% faster than the national average over the next decade.
Workforce - The City of Wolverhampton is home to over 254,000 people and has a travel-to-work labour force of 882,000 highly-skilled and motivated people.
Lifestyle - Wolverhampton offers you all the lifestyle advantages of city living, just ten minutes from open countryside.
Find out more about what makes Wolverhampton a great place to work and discover how we can help you achieve, learn and grow. Visit the City of Wolverhampton Council home page at: www.wolverhampton.gov.uk and our dedicated Invest in Wolverhampton website at: www.investwolverhampton.com.


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