There has rarely been a more exciting time to join the Civil Service. The work we do at the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government, influences the lives of everyone, whether it’s through the homes we live in, our local councils, or the communities we are all a part of. With so much of our work at the top of the political agenda this is an excellent time to be joining us and making a difference to people’s lives.
With us you will have the opportunity for an excellent career in the department and wider Civil Service, we have lot of opportunities across our teams, professions and at all stages of your career – whether you are new to the Civil Service or an existing civil servant looking for a change, and whether you’re just starting out we want to hear from you!
The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government’s job is to create great places to live and work, and to give more power to local people to shape what happens in their area. We are a small department that punches above our weight and all the department’s work contributes to delivering changes in the real world. MHCLG is responsible for outcomes, some that you might not have realised, including:
- Building more affordable homes, which are better quality, safer and greener.
- Ending rough sleeping through effective prevention and crisis intervention services.
- Raising productivity and empowering places so that everyone across the country can benefit from levelling up
- Supporting a sustainable and resilient local government sector that delivers priority services and empowers communities
We provide a positive and inclusive environment where people are valued for the skills and experience they bring. We pride ourselves on treating everyone fairly, because we understand how important it is for people to feel included and motivated.