Information on Applying for a job

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Information on Applying

Thank you for the interest that you have shown in working for Eastleigh Borough Council. Please complete all parts of our online application form and submit by the advertised closing date. (Please note we do not accept CV's).

Tips for completing the application form:

There are many people who apply for our jobs so you will be in competition with quite a few others. It is really important that you spend time filling in the application form as comprehensively as possible to give yourself the best possible chance of being shortlisted. Also, please check your spelling and punctuation as this can be a deciding factor in whether or not you are shortlisted, if it is an essential requirement of the role.

You should look very carefully at the person specification to see what skills / experience and / knowledge we are looking for and then tell us, in the application form, what you have done which mirrors our requirements. You should meet all or most of our essential requirements and ideally some of the desirable requirements.

If you have not heard from us within four weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.


Further information about working for Eastleigh Borough Council and about the Borough.
If you have any specific queries, please do not hesitate to contact the HR Team on 023 8068 8006.

 We look forward to receiving your completed application form.