London Borough of Newham

Newham Council offers a unique working environment within a London borough that is home to some of the largest and most exciting regeneration projects in Europe. This includes the Olympic Legacy and the Royal Docks, building thousands of new homes and creating thousands of new jobs, leading to a major uplift of the borough as a whole.

With c.2000 new homes targeted to be delivered per year by 2025 and 25 major regeneration projects underway, including Stratford City, the Olympic Legacy, Canning Town redevelopment plus the arrival of Crossrail in 2018, Newham is leading in the delivery of creating distinctive and high quality places and is an exciting place to live, work and stay.

Newham values talent and these are some of the benefits you can expect when you join our team:

  • An interest free season ticket/travel card loan scheme
  • Childcare voucher scheme which can be used to pay for registered childcare for children up to 16 years old
  • The Local Government Pension Scheme which offers ill health retirement provisions
  • Discounted gym membership at all activeNewham leisure centres in Newham
  • Free hearing, eye tests and health checks
  • 23 days annual leave entitlement, plus two extra days after five years of service
  • Flexible working - flexi-time
  • Access to free and discounted tickets to events at London Stadium

We are based at Newham Dockside, which is a state of the art building overlooking London City Airport, just one minute walk from Royal Albert DLR Station. The building includes amenities including a restaurant and coffee shop, dry cleaners and onsite cash machine.  In addition, there is a free bus that takes staff from Newham Dockside to Gallions Reach Shopping Centre throughout lunchtime.