Strata – supporting government

We are a forward-thinking company wholly owned by three innovative local authorities in the south west of England

Strata provides IT support services to East Devon District Council, Exeter City Council and Teignbridge District Council. Our approach values simplicity and flexibility. Our mission is to empower local government to serve their communities.

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About us

We’re passionate about people: the individuals behind our great team and the people we support. We partner with local government to help them achieve their goals. We do the hard work to understand, research, design, develop and support the tools that are needed, now and for the future. Be brave. Save money. Do more. Share best practice. Grow together. That’s what we believe in.

Our vision

We aspire to be an expert, resilient and sustainable IT service which supports day-to-day service delivery and the transformational aspirations of the local authorities we support.

Our values

  • Simplicity
  • Flexibility
  • Empowerment
  • Building trust and respect
  • Accountability
  • Working together
  • Excellence in all we do
  • Leadership

Our core aims

  • Reduce overall costs of running the provision of councils’ IT systems
  • Reduce the risks to the IT environment
  • Increase the capability and capacity to deliver transformation using IT
  • Deliver all business applications across multiple sites using mobile and resilient VDI technology


Join our team and help shape the future of government IT support services.

Strata is made up of talented individuals who’s specialist skills build a 70-strong team that supports local government.

Interested in joining our team? Watch our website for opportunities to work for us.

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Current opportunities

Service Desk Officer

Hours: 37 hours per week (Full Time)

Location: All sites Exeter/Honiton/Newton Abbot

Vacancy type: Fixed Term – 24 months

Closing date: Wednesday 18 November 2020 Midday

We’re great to work for

As Strata is a company wholly owned by three partner councils, colleagues enjoy an excellent benefits package which includes:

  • Flexi-time and flexible working
  • Corporate membership rates for sports and leisure
  • Excellent learning and development opportunities
  • Health assistance programmes
  • Local government pension scheme
  • Generous annual leave and sick pay

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A great place to be

We work in three great locations: a vibrant city centre, in a thriving town close to Dartmoor and on the beautiful Jurassic Coast.


We're great to work with.

Strata works with local educational organisations. We think it’s important to give back to our community and champion young professional talent. Email us for more information.

Interested in becoming a supplier? See Procurement.


Strata works within the public sector procurement framework and aims to get the best value from all its purchases.

Whenever we require to procure any services, items or technology we will use the existing government or local procurement frameworks and our own list of known suppliers.

If you would like to be considered within any future procurement please email us. If we are interested in discussing your proposition further we will be in touch. Please don’t try to contact individual staff members as we want to make sure we have the right details for your company.

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