Department for Work and Pensions
We lead on the government’s policies for welfare, pensions and child support. We help people to find jobs and employers to fill vacancies. We make payments to jobseekers, pensioners, disabled people, parents and carers.
From getting people into work, to developing software, to investigating fraud, to writing the policies. Find out more about our vast range of career opportunities.
We offer an excellent employee package, discover more about what benefits you will receive if you come and work for us.
We value our people and think all voices should be included. Learn more about what it is like working for DWP, from the people who work for us.
How to apply
All you need to know about our application process.
In DWP we are proud of the service we provide to some of the most vulnerable people in our society, at often the most difficult times in their lives. Now we’re working to support the country’s economic recovery, providing essential support at a time when people need it more than ever.
If you are ready to apply for any of our roles, including apprenticeships, you can see all of our current vacancies at Civil Service Jobs
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Civil Service departments
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