Somerset County Council Overview

  • www.somerset.gov.uk
  • Taunton, United Kingdom
  • 5001 to 10000 Employees
  • 1889
  • Government
  • Local Government
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

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At Somerset County Council we’re looking for people with new ideas and a can do attitude to help us deliver public services for the people of Somerset. Working with us is a fantastic opportunity to start or progress your career within the public sector. There’s a lot about ...
Mission: We’re a hugely ambitious council, committed to improving lives for the residents, communities and businesses of Somerset. And that’s why we’re working so hard to build a sustainable organisation and a culture that promotes innovation and rewards, values and recognises our staff ...

Somerset County Council Reviews

4.3
89%
Recommend to a Friend
94%
Approve of CEO
Patrick Flaherty
Patrick Flaherty
18 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee, less than 1 year

"Great place to work"

Jul 16, 2021 - Strategic Manager in Taunton, England, England
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Really friendly staff with a clear sense of purpose. The application and induction process was thorough and helpful. The Authority provides opportunities for training and development. The ability to

Cons

nothing to comment on regarding negatives
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Diversity & Inclusion at Somerset County Council

4.2
(17 reviews)

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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Does there seem to be diversity at Somerset County Council?

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Somerset County Council Interviews

Experience
Positive50%
Neutral50%
Getting an Interview
Employee Referral50%
Applied online50%
Difficulty
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  1. MS Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Taunton, England, England
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
    Application

    I applied through an employee referral The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Somerset County Council (Taunton, England, England) in Oct 2018

    Interview

    Three men staring at you in one small office. Not a great interview. The interviewers did not come across as protectors and that they were interested in my welfare within the work place. Bad impression of the Council.
    Interview

    How soon can you start.

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Somerset County Council Awards & Accolades

  • Contact Center of the YearSouth West Contact Centre Awards2019
  • Sarah Stewart Brown AwardFaculty of Public Health Award2019

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Somerset County Council FAQ

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Does Somerset County Council offer disability insurance?

...Disability Confident Employer....

July 20, 2019

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