The application form is a key document in our recruitment process and we therefore do not accept CV’s. The information you provide on this form is the only information we will rely on in order to decide which candidates will be successful in reaching an interview. You should therefore ensure that care is taken in providing as much detail as possible that is relevant to the job, to enable us to reach the right selection decision.
There are two ways of completing and submitting an application form, either online using our electronic form which you can complete, save and amend prior to submission, or via downloaded PDF form which will need to be submitted by post.
HDC Job Application Form - PDF
HDC Job Application Form - PDF (88.16 Kb)
A standard application form for all positions within the council, also the Council's equal opportunities policy form, which ensures a fair and equal treatment for all job applicants.
Application Form Submission
The easiest and fastest way to submit an application is via the e-form above. However if you prefer, print the pdf version and fax, scan and e-mail or post the completed documentation to us. Please ensure we receive your completed application form by the date shown in the advertisement – applications received after this date will not be accepted.
We will acknowledge receipt of your application via the e-mail address you have given us on your application form. If you are to be invited for an interview, you will be contacted before the advertised interview date. If you have not been contacted by that date you may assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.
If you require any additional information please contact the Personnel Services Department