DfT is home to many talented and committed HR professionals who are passionate about what they do. From providing professional advice and expertise, supporting colleagues and teams in their ventures, to developing capability and change, DfT’s HR professionals are skilled in developing effective and inspiring leaders.

We present our HR professionals with best-in-class career development, training and networking opportunities, so that together we can make DfT a truly great place to work!

If you’re interested in creating a happy life cycle for employees at DfT, become part of our HR profession and help us sustain a diverse and modern workforce where we support the growth and development of our people.

What you could be doing

As a HR professional in the Civil Service, you’ll have the opportunity to tackle some of the most complex challenges a HR professional can face: from overseeing HR systems and supporting employees, to developing and implementing new tools for assessment and performance management.

There has never been a more exciting time to join us than right now, as we begin delivering change programmes, including Future DfT and the HR Future of Shared Services Programme.

There are a variety of exciting roles on offer within DfT’s HR team. Some of the roles we advertise for include:

  • HR Business Partnering
  • Policy and Employee Relations
  • HR Operations
  • Organisation Design and Development
  • Learning and Development
  • Strategic Workforce Planning and Resourcing
  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • Internal Communications
  • Pay and Reward

Does the HR Profession sound like the opportunity you have been waiting for? Visit Working for the Department for Transport to see what vacancies we currently have available. We look forward to welcoming you on board.

What our HR professionals say about working for DfT

Zoe Coade, HR Expert Services employee at DVSA.

Zoe Coade, HR Expert Services, DVSA

“For me, I find the flexible working suits my family life and gives me a good work life balance….”

Laura Mason, HR Manager, VCA

“I love my role as HR Manager as no two days are ever the same and it involves a variety of tasks…