Employment

The Highlands of Scotland is the most sought after place to live and work in the United Kingdom, due to the quality of life enjoyed in this area of outstanding beauty.

Job Vacancies

Current vacancies within the council and links to other jobs within the Highlands can be found on our Job Vacancies page.

Working for The Highland Council - the largest employer in the Highlands - quality of life is matched by quality of opportunity. Our committed workforce delivers the services that impact on the spectacular natural environment, good schools and safe communities enjoyed here. Flexible working options, training opportunities and a final salary pension scheme all contribute to building that commitment.

Through the use of new technology, we are at the forefront of modernising the way that we operate and deliver services.  We are a forward looking organisation serving a go ahead and thriving community.

Our aim is to improve the quality of life in Highland. Make it yours too. 

Contact us

If you have any comments or enquiries regarding employment with the Council, please email personnel@highland.gov.uk.