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Public Sector jobs in Brighton

What is The Public Sector in Brighton?


The term ‘public sector’ relates to the part of organisational and economic life that deals with the delivery of services and goods by and for the government whether it’s national, regional (such as County Council) or local (such as Borough or District Council). Any aspect of the economy which is controlled by government spending and employment is public sector.

Examples of Brighton & Hove City Council / East Sussex County Council responsibilities vary from administering benefits, administering urban planning and law enforcement.


What kind of jobs can you find in the Public Sector in Brighton?


The public sector offers a large range of jobs in a wide range of areas. Brighton & Hove City Council / East Sussex County Council jobs you may find in Brighton can include:



  • Brighton & Hove City Council / East Sussex County Council Care jobs like childcare and care managers.

  • Brighton & Hove City Council / East Sussex County Council Administration jobs like secretarial and data entry.

  • Brighton & Hove City Council / East Sussex County Council Social work jobs like support work, outreach work and youth support.

  • Brighton & Hove City Council / East Sussex County Council Economic development such as business advice, business management and workforce development.

  • Brighton & Hove City Council / East Sussex County Council Environmental Jobs like planning officers.

  • Brighton & Hove City Council / East Sussex County Council Consultancy and advisory Jobs in areas such as education and nursing.

  • Brighton & Hove City Council / East Sussex County Council Emergency services Jobs such as police, fire service and ambulance.

  • Brighton & Hove City Council / East Sussex County Council Local services jobs like library workers

  • Brighton & Hove City Council / East Sussex County Council Parking enforcement such as traffic wardens and car park workers.

  • And many more.


What public sector jobs are available to you in Brighton?


In the Brighton area, two of the largest employers are public sector – Brighton & Hove City Council / East Sussex County Council. Both are fantastic employers offering a wide range of public sector jobs. You can find all manor of jobs - be they part time jobs, permanent jobs, full time jobs, contract jobs and temporary jobs in addition to apprenticeships, charity work and access to work.

Brighton & Hove City Council / East Sussex County Council also have a strong commitment to equality of opportunity to work with assistance available to those who require it.

Brighton & Hove City Council / East Sussex County Council also provide lots of training for new and existing employees increasing the future opportunities available to them.


How can BrightonJobSearch help you get a job in the public sector in Brighton?


BrightonJobSearch are pleased to be able to bring you all the latest public sector jobs in the Brighton area. Brighton & Hove City Council / East Sussex County Council post their jobs with us and if you are registered with BrightonJobSearch as seeking a public sector job then we will email you an alert so you can keep up to date with Brighton & Hove City Council / East Sussex County Council jobs in Brighton.

There are two ways to find public sector jobs. Firstly, you can try looking in an sector relevant to you, such as Administration and any Brighton & Hove City Council / East Sussex County Council jobs will appear there. Secondly, owing to the massive popularity of Brighton & Hove City Council / East Sussex County Council jobs, we have created for you a dedicated public sector jobs section. When you select the Public Sector & Not For Profit Jobs link we will show you all the available Brighton & Hove City Council / East Sussex County Council jobs in the Brighton area.


Careers Advice

We work with experts in and around our local area to provide useful information relating to careers advice - we hope you will find these articles to be helpful


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