Middlesbrough Council - About Us

Middlesbrough is at the heart of the Tees Valley. It has a vibrant cultural and entertainment scene along with a bustling town centre. It has many well-known high street shops, and a variety of bars and restaurants, art galleries and museums. Combine this with the warmth of Middlesbrough's people, improved housing prospects, regeneration programmes and a lower cost of living, it provides a wealth of employment opportunities.

Middlesbrough Council employs approximately 3,500 people. It faces many challenging changes whilst still moving forward to deliver the quality services that the residents of Middlesbrough deserve. If you want to contribute to improving the lives of Middlesbrough's people and making the town a 'fairer, safer and stronger' place to be, you can view our current job vacancies.

Coming Soon

The Council is currently creating a Civic Campus in the heart of the city to support us in delivering fantastic services to the community. The new modern fit-for-purpose building has been designed to achieve best practice standards in sustainable design. The modern environment will provide the opportunity for innovative working, support agile working and help us to keep providing excellent customer service.

Our Area

The city of Middlesbrough is at the heart of the Tees Valley. With its vibrant cultural and entertainment scene, a bustling town centre, it is a really exciting place to work. The famous Tees Transporter represents the industrial heritage, whilst Baker Street and Bedford Street offer restaurants, coffee shops and bars. This is a new modern era for Middlesbrough and we would love you to be a part of the team. Combine this with the warmth of Middlesbrough’s people, the extensive shopping offer with both big brands and independent retailers, improved housing prospects and a lower cost of living, it is a great place to be.

Our Vision and Values

As employees of the Council, we are responsible for supporting the delivery of the Mayor’s Vision ‘Middlesbrough 2025’ – to make Middlesbrough a fairer, safer and stronger place to live and work.

Our plans for Middlesbrough and its people are creative and ambitious and we all have an important part to play in delivering these plans. Our Values will be at the heart of everything we do and will be the foundation for how we operate, behave and make decisions.
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Middlesbrough Council
PO Box 500
01642 727088