There has never been a more exciting time to join Wokingham Borough Council. Following a £400m investment, they are on an exciting transformation journey that will shape the future of the borough for generations to come.
Wokingham Borough Council take a huge amount of pride in the fact that, whilst they stand as a relatively small authority, they pack quite a punch. They strive to work differently to other councils as they look to manage their growth and deliver a range of ambitious projects. With a particular focus on housing and infrastructure that will change the face of the borough, the council are planning for the long-term with their current plans stretching to 2036 and beyond.
The council have also placed a huge emphasis on creating a working environment in which its people can thrive. You can forget the stereotypical old-fashioned council buildings – Wokingham offer modern, open-plan offices along with a truly cohesive workforce. Those joining Wokingham will have the chance to work with like-minded, ambitious individuals who are passionate about their work.
Wokingham Borough Council are firmly committed to enabling and empowering their people to fulfil their potential. Whether through approachable and engaged management, ongoing learning and development opportunities or the high-support, high-challenge work environment, this is somewhere where you can truly thrive.
They also offer a range of fantastic benefits, including:
• Flexible and agile working
• Excellent annual leave entitlement
• Generous maternity, paternity and adoption leave
• Discounted BUPA private healthcare
The borough of Wokingham regularly features on reputable lists of the best places to live and work in the UK. Thanks to a strong economy, it stands as one of the most prosperous places in the country and offers an excellent quality of life. Throughout the borough you’ll find great schools, leisure and culture facilities and a rich cultural history.