Working in Somerset

Competitive Salary

Somerset provides a competitive industry salary and a clear career progression route for furthering your career.

Annual Leave

Somerset offers a generous leave allowance that increases after 5 years service, with the opportunity to purchase additional leave through our salary sacrifice scheme.

Training and Development

We provide a high level of support including an induction programme and continued professional development.

Childcare Vouchers

Somerset operates a childcare voucher scheme as a salary sacrifice which allows you to save on the cost of childcare.

Staff Discounts

We offer a range of discounts for our staff, including cycle bikes and equipment, cars, shopping, travel, cinema, insurance, professional memberships and much more!

Pension Scheme

A secure pension as part of the Local Government Pension Scheme that keeps pace with any cost of living increases.

Flexible Working

The flexi time scheme offers the flexibility to manage your work and home commitments in a way to suit your lifestyle. We positively encourage a good work life balance.


You will have access to cutting edge technology that will help you do your job better and more flexibly . We have a number of smart offices now that offer a fresh, open and flexible working environment.