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Benefits To Working In The Public Sector

The Public Sector forms a significant part of the economy. Riada regularly recruit for a variety of organisations across Northern Ireland including Mid East Antrim Borough Council, Northern Ireland Housing Executive and Derry City & Strabane District Council. Interested in a career change? Here are 5 reasons why you should consider a career in the public sector.

  • Making an impact

The goal of the Public Sector is to provide a service to all and act in the public interest. Gaining work in the Public Sector offers you the chance to make a positive difference to the lives of local people. The sector provides many opportunities for you to do this and can allow you to have a direct impact on the people in your community.

  • Regular working routine

Are you self-employed and looking for a more regular working routine? For many, the stability that comes with knowing your working routine in advance for example, Monday to Friday, full time hours, is a real positive aspect and something to remember if you’re considering a move into the Public Sector.

  • Flexibility

The Public Sector covers a variety of industries from Accountancy and Finance, HR, Leisure and Tourism to Construction and Trades. With a vast amount of job opportunities to take advantage of comes a variety of working hours available. From full time, part time to weekend work, Public Sector jobs can offer hours to suit you.

  • Training and Development

Employees are often encouraged to enhance their skills set by participating in on-the-job training, attending training programmes, progressing their professional development or achieving external qualifications. This can lead to further career opportunities for you in the future.

  • Career Progression

The Public Sector has a vast amount of job opportunities available from graduate to senior level. Interested in finding out what roles Riada are currently recruiting for? Contact our team on 028 2563 1555, email or apply online.


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