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Northallerton, England
10000+ employees
1974
Government
Regional & County Councils
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As England’s largest county North Yorkshire’s natural beauty is captured in its stunning coastlines, scenic villages and market towns, as well as two spectacular national parks. North Yorkshire is a beautiful place to live and work, rich in heritage and ... Read more

Mission: We are a modern, innovative council with ambitious plans to realise the potential of the great communities of North Yorkshire. The customer is at the heart of all we do. Our purpose is to support our residents throughout every stage of life, ensuring that they are safe, educated ... Read more

North Yorkshire County Council Reviews

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North Yorkshire County Council Chief Executive Richard Flinton
Richard Flinton
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  • "Great start to life at NYCC"

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    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Northallerton, England
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Northallerton, England
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    I have been working at North Yorkshire County Council full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Nice induction, IT equipment all ready on 1st day and attended informative CEO event early on.
    Flexibility in role and scope to get involved in value added work.

    Cons

    Get to HQ early for parking

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North Yorkshire County Council Photos

North Yorkshire County Council photo of: CYPS team and young people
North Yorkshire County Council photo of: LGC Award
North Yorkshire County Council photo of: Highways team
North Yorkshire County Council photo of: School Cooks serving lunch for children
North Yorkshire County Council photo of: Community Awards
North Yorkshire County Council photo of: NYCC Carer making a home visit
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North Yorkshire County Council Interviews

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    Customer Service Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Northallerton, England
    Accepted Offer
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3+ months. I interviewed at North Yorkshire County Council (Northallerton, England) in September 2015.

    Interview

    Application form was completed detailing all relevant experience to the job and person specification. If you didn't take time to share all information you would be sifted out of the process. CVs are not accepted.
    There was an online psychometric test which took 45 minutes.
    Interview was a presentation followed by competency based interview, lasting an hour.

    Interview Questions

    • Presentation was based on how would you motivate a team.

      Tell me about a time you led a team to achieve a goal.   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    No negotiation.

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North Yorkshire County Council Awards & Accolades

  • Top 100 Apprenticeship Employers, National Apprenticeship Service, 2014
  • Best Social Work Employer 2014, The Social Work Awards Ltd, 2014
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