North Devon is primarily a rural area with three major market towns; Barnstaple, Ilfracombe and South Molton.  We have two main sites in Barnstaple – Lynton House and Brynsworthy Environment Centre – and one-stop shops in Ilfracombe and South Molton. We employ about 400 people in a wide range of jobs in seven service areas:

  • Chief Executive's (includes Economic Development, Elections, HR, ICT, and Ilfracombe Harbour)
  • Environmental Health and Housing
  • Financial Services
  • Legal Services (includes Community Development and Member Services)
  • Planning and Development (includes Building Control)
  • Property and Technical Services
  • Works and Recycling Services

All eligible employees join our CARE (career average revalued earnings) pension scheme, and those with children may benefit from our childcare voucher scheme. Or you can get on your bike with the help of our Cyclescheme!  Many employees are able to work flexible working hours.