Join our community workforce

The most vulnerable people in our communities need help today more than ever. At Hertfordshire County Council, this is the heart of what we do and right now, we need your help to care for older residents and people with additional needs in our community.

If you have the skills and mindset to join our Care teams, you’ll be incredibly welcome. You’ll be paid, trained, supported and equipped with everything you need to do a job you’ll be proud of.

Offering full and part time jobs, we are in a position to get you started immediately through our Fast Track application processes for positions based in Buntingford and Welwyn Garden City.


Work in our care roles

Short Break Vacancies

There are Short Break services which provide respite for people with learning disabilities or who may have additional physical, mental health or sensory needs to have a change of scenery, to meet people and to acquire new valuable skills.

We are recruiting to Support Workers within Short Breaks service, across the following areas:

  • Hoddesdon
  • Stevenage
  • Welwyn Garden City
  • Abbotts Langley

We also have multiple care roles available in:

  • Buntingford
  • Watford

Previous experience and relevant qualifications are ideal but not essential, as we are looking to hire the following positions

  • Care Worker
  • Senior Care Worker
  • Waking Night Care Worker
  • Residential Support Worker
  • Senior Residential Support Worker
  • Waking Night Residential Support Worker

Support our care partners

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We work in partnership with Herts at Home and Hertfordshire Care Providers Association (HCPA) to meet the needs of our community. Their roles cover a range of services delivered through a partnership arrangement. For more information, please click on the links