Working for CO
Cabinet Office staff, like all civil servants, enjoy a range of benefits and flexible working environment. There is also an alumni network for present and past employees.
The Cabinet Office is at the very heart of government, supporting the Prime Minister and Cabinet and leading the Civil Service.
Our policies and decisions touch every aspect of our lives and livelihoods, providing a wide and exciting range of employment opportunities.
Cabinet Office staff, like all civil servants, enjoy a range of benefits and flexible working environment.
Cabinet Office jobs
Cabinet Office jobs are advertised on the Civil Service website:
Guaranteed Interview Scheme
Under the Cabinet Office’s commitment to diversity, you will get an automatic interview if you:
- consider yourself as having a disability
- meet the minimum criteria
The minimum criteria are the essential competencies set out in the person specification and advertisement for the post.
To apply for a post under the Guaranteed Interview Scheme, you need to:
- fill in the declaration on the application form
- let the advertising manager know if you need any special arrangements
Cabinet Office pay ranges and scales
Senior civil servants: pay ranges
Cabinet Office senior civil servants pay bands
|Job Title||Pay Band|
|Permanent Secretary||Perm Sec|
Office of the Parliamentary Counsel pay bands
|Job Title||Pay Band|
|Assistant Parliamentary Counsel (APC)||85% of SCS1A on recruitment|
|Senior Assistant Parliamentary Counsel (SAPC)||SCS1A|
|Deputy Parliamentary Counsel (DPC)||SCS2|
|Parliamentary Counsel (PC)||SCS3|
The pay bands take into account an allowance paid to all Counsel. Some Parliamentary Counsel have received an allowance taking them over the maximum for SCS3.
Cabinet Office alumni network
Over time, Cabinet Office has benefited from an exceptionally talented and diverse group of employees.
The Cabinet Office alumni network maintains connections between current employees and alumni and improves access to organisational knowledge and experience. It provides information on events, opportunities for innovation and open policy making by accessing alumni’s professional experience.
Sign up to the LinkedIn Cabinet Office group to join the network, connect with hundreds of colleagues past and present and find out about the latest events and notifications.
If you prefer not to join LinkedIn, you can sign up to the Cabinet Office alumni mailing list for news and notification of all our alumni events at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please keep us updated with any change of details.