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Due to a planned upgrade our website will be unavailable from 4pm Friday 29 August.  Visit our new look website on 1 September. You will be unable to complete job applications online from 4pm Friday 29 August until the morning of Monday 1 September. We apologies for the inconvenience this may cause, but please be ensured that any job applications received before and after this period will be processed in the usual way.


Thank you for your interest in career opportunities with Colchester Borough Council and Colchester Borough Homes.

Our Council is an ambitious and exciting place to work.  We are renowned for having vision about our place and our organisation and turning that vision into a reality.  We want to be the best we can be and an organisation that sets the agenda, leads the way and is ready to take on new challenges.

We want to continue to be a high performing Council with motivated employees who are proud to work here and make a difference to people's lives.  We need to use our resources wisely to become known as a great employer where we draw on and develop the talent and skills we have in the organisation to be even better than we are in everything that we do.

Our core value relating to our people is: "Encourage and develop our people to excel at what they do, have a can do approach, be ambitious, innovative and confident to lead the way."