The service has gone through a period of change, which has created new opportunities in the following areas:

  • adult social care
  • child protection
  • contracts and commercial
  • education
  • governance and litigation
  • planning and property

Employee benefits

We offer an outstanding range of benefits including competitive salaries and a generous annual leave entitlement.

Find out more about employee benefits at Wirral Council

Training and Development

We believe in continuous investment in our people and offer the following support:

  • networking opportunities
  • bespoke mentor scheme
  • monthly courses and learning lunches
  • opportunities to pursue a formal qualification
  • management toolkit for all levels of experience

New ways of working

The organisation supports agile working and provides employees with the equipment they need in order to work at different locations.


We have Town Hall locations in Wallasey and Birkenhead, along with several other buildings across the borough. Wirral has good transport links via car and public transport.

There are parking facilities at most locations and Wallasey Town Hall has free parking available for all staff.

Wirral is close to historic Chester, thriving Liverpool and Manchester.

Find out more about why Wirral is a great place to live

Organisational structure

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