About us

By working with us, you are part of something bigger. From supporting residents who are at the heart of what we do, to shaping our county for now and future generations – as a Buckinghamshire Council employee, you contribute to the local community, whatever your role.

As one of the biggest local authorities in the UK, we are part of a network of partners spanning both public and private sectors. Our work matters, and together, we can achieve big things.

Our services are wide-ranging. From Accounting to Zoo Licensing and the opportunities to grow and progress are endless. Everyone has a voice and we listen, which is why regular communications and staff-led networks are so important to us.

We have a set of values, which our employees have chosen, that represent what we are – Proud, Ambitious, Collaborative and Trustworthy.

By joining Buckinghamshire Council, you can expect:

  • a fair and inclusive culture
  • the chance to really make a difference to those around you
  • health and well-being initiatives including an Employee Assistance Programme, Mental Health First Aiders and mindfulness workshops
  • a unified voice through our Employee Representative Group
  • ongoing support, and the opportunity to develop and progress in your career with us
  • opportunities to take part in fun activities such as fundraising and social events

Our people

Did you know that the community of Buckinghamshire is powered by over 4,000 dedicated colleagues who work tirelessly to make a positive impact every day? We believe that each member of our staff has a unique story to tell about their role, and we're thrilled to share their experiences with you.

Hayley's story

“The fantastic quality of Buckinghamshire Children’s services is a result of our commitment to doing what is best for vulnerable children and their families.”

Read more about Hayley's story.

Tiyanna's story

“I have a sense of pride knowing I helped a local business to be able to grow.”

Read more about Tiyanna's story.

Sam's story

“I play a part in making the outdoors accessible to the public, helping to create a safe, educational, and diverse environments for them to explore.”

Read more about Sam's story.

Paul's story

“For many of our customers, our Library is a lifeline and a ‘safe place’ to go.”

Read more about Paul's story.

Khawar's story

“You feel rewarded for the work you do and can see the difference you are making in local communities. Buckinghamshire Council is an organisation that cares about its employees and empowers you to be the best version of yourself.”

Read more about Khawar's story.

Victoria's story

“Our team is a positive influencer of change, and we are proud of our achievements in pushing quality and standards across localities.”

Read more about Victoria's story.

Sarwat's story

“Being a social worker is a strong part of my identity. I take great pride in my role to support the learning and development of others. It helps us to ensure that social work quality standards, not only at Bucks Council but across our social work profession, remain exceptional.”

Read more about Sarwat's story.

Rowena's story

"I really enjoy working collaboratively with like-minded people who strive to be better for the most vulnerable people in Buckinghamshire."

Read more about Rowena's story.