WHERE WE ARE
Range of careers including IT, technology, engineering, maths and languages; further details are available on our website.
Competitive salary depending on skills and experience.
Approximately 5,000 staff.
Generous leave allowance, plus maternity, paternity and adoption leave, flexible working, childcare vouchers, learning and development opportunities, career support, pension scheme, occupational health support, sports and social societies.
WHO WE ARE
GCHQ (Government Communications Headquarters) is one of the UK’s intelligence and security agencies and plays a crucial role in countering threats to British people and interests.
MORE ABOUT US
GCHQ has a history of which we are very proud. From the days of Alan Turing and the Bletchley code breakers during the Second World War, to our present high-tech headquarters in Cheltenham, we have constantly evolved to combat the ever changing threats against the UK:
• providing vital intelligence to help shape Britain’s response to global events
• working to protect and secure information on government IT and communication systems from hackers and other threats
• combating the alarming growth in internet-based ‘cyber’ attacks.
WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR
GCHQ’s mission is to help safeguard UK society. We want our workforce to reflect the society we protect and are always on the lookout for a mix of skilled and motivated people, from all walks of life, to help us achieve this. So if you want to join an environment where you can really make a difference, then look no further. Our opportunities are available to anyone who meets the eligibility criteria. Further information is available on our website.