Working for Barking and Dagenham

Find out why Barking and Dagenham council is a great place to work

Benefits of working for us

There are a range of benefits available to staff including:

  • flexible working (including flexi-time, part and term-time working)
  • up to 30 days annual leave
  • Local Government Pension Scheme
  • learning and development 
  • season ticket and travel loans
  • discounted gym membership
  • employee support and networking groups
  • retail, holiday and travel discounts with our Wider Wallet scheme
  • cycle purchase scheme 
  • credit union membership
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Download our staff benefits information pack (PDF, 268KB)

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Download our staff charter which sets out what you can expect from us and what we expect from our staff (PDF, 328KB)

Our accolades and accreditations

We’re proud of our achievements and our staff who’ve got us here.

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