Working for us

How to apply for a job at Cherwell District Council

Search for current vacancies and then complete the online application form.

Please read the frequently asked questions and Information for Candidates before applying for any vacancies.

If you have a disability which makes it difficult for you to complete our application form please email

Working for us

We offer competitive salaries, excellent holiday and leave arrangements, flexible working hours, a Local Government Pension, as well as a relocation package and leisure facilities discounts, and we invest in our staff through training and development.

About Cherwell District

Cherwell District is set in the beautiful county of Oxfordshire and is a great place to live and work. A predominantly rural district with three urban centres in Banbury, Bicester and Kidlington, we are close to the M40 and to National Rail Services offering easy access to Oxford, Birmingham, Leamington Spa and Milton Keynes.

Equality and Diversity

We take every step to ensure our employees, and potential employees, are all treated fairly and given equal opportunity and support appropriate to their needs

All employment decisions including those on recruitment, selection, promotion, training and career development, are based solely on objective criteria. Read more about our equality and diversity policy.