Working at East Lothian Council

Our people are our greatest asset

Our workforce plays a pivotal role in providing East Lothian residents with the very best services.

With more than 4800 employees working in very diverse roles, we are passionate about attracting, developing and retaining people who can help make a difference across local communities.

East Lothian is one of the most picturesque and popular parts of Scotland

We have great local places and facilities and Edinburgh on our doorstep.

You could help play an important part in delivering our vision for an increasingly prosperous, safe and sustainable East Lothian, with a dynamic and thriving economy that enables our people and communities to flourish.

Small enough to feel like you really belong, and large enough to provide a diverse range of opportunities and experiences

If you’re passionate about delivering fantastic customer service and demonstrating pride in your work, we’re sure you will find East Lothian Council an employer you are proud to work for - where you can build on your talents and thrive.

Working at East Lothian Council