At the Department for Transport we want to get the right person for the job every time. We make every effort to ensure that the way we recruit is fair and inclusive for everyone, and that includes the journey from applying for a role to starting your first day at DfT.

To support your recruitment journey we have created support pages below to give you all the information you’ll need to apply for your perfect job.

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Application Process

Are you excited about applying for a vacancy at the Department for Transport, but you don’t know where to start? This step-by-step guide shares advice on how you can prepare for each stage of the recruitment journey, as well as what to expect from us along the way.

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Success Profiles

Here you can find out all about the Civil Service recruitment framework that the Department of Transport uses to get the best out of applicants. The Success Profiles framework is here to help you shine during your application, interview and hopefully, the start of your new role!

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Things You Need to Know

Do you have more questions about the recruitment process? Would you like to know if you are eligible to apply for a role at the Department for Transport? From reserve lists, to reasonable adjustments and pay bands, this page is here to fill in all the blanks.