Apply - Be Your Best in Adult Social Care

Belong with a team who supports you to be your best. Bring out the Birmingham in you.

With an ambitious leadership team, our City Council has bold plans to be brilliant. To help us get there, we need an equally courageous workforce made up of people like you, with different strengths and ambitions. Join us, and you can thrive in an environment that promotes diversity and inclusivity, wellbeing and balance.

We’re also committed to supporting your ambition. And this starts from the moment you apply.

Application and Interview Process diagram. Text of this diagram is in the accordion below.
    1. Click the link and apply
      1. Complete our online application form
      2. Attach all qualifying documents
    2. Shortlisting and Prep
      1. Weekly shortlisting: Hear back from us within 10 working days
      2. Receive interview details and confirmation via email
      3. Preparation: Have you got all you need?
    3. Interview
      1. Your motivations for the role
      2. Strengths and experience based questions
      3. Your questions

To ensure you hear back from us quickly –  as we know your skills are in demand –  we’ll be shortlisting applications on a weekly basis. This means you will hear back within 10 working days whether your application has been successful this time or not.

The benefits of working with us

We’re keen to support you at every stage of your career with us. We’re proud to do this in a number of ways, including:

  • A competitive benefits package, including generous annual leave, pension fund membership, and a range of discounts and salary sacrifice schemes.
  • Family friendly policies.
  • Training, learning and mentoring programmes to meet your professional and personal development needs. 
  • Health and wellbeing support networks.
  • Employee communities and support groups. 
  • Reimbursement of professional fees
  • Golden Hello payment – £1,000, (upon external appointment)
  • Recruitment & Retention Payment – £5,000 per annum (paid monthly over a 12month period, pro rota for part time staff)

Please download our Benefits document to see all the benefits of working with us.