St Albans City & District Council

Working at the Council can be very rewarding. Our services affect the daily lives of people in our community in many different ways, and our staff feel like they’re making a difference to people’s lives, whilst working in a positive and flexible environment.

St Albans is an attractive place to live and work with its heritage, busy city centre and award winning green parks. Our refurbished Council offices are located in the centre of the city near to a wide range of shops and restaurants.

We’re just 20 minutes from London St Pancras, a short hop off the M1 and M25 motorways, within easy reach of London Luton and Heathrow airports.

For all roles we offer a great remuneration package including competitive salaries and other benefits including:

Reimbursement of Professional Subscriptions

– We will pay your subscription to one professional body per year if it is essential to the post that you be professionally qualified e.g. RTPI, RICS, etc.

Essential Users’ Car Allowance or Lease Car

– All employees who are required to drive Council business are classed as either essential or casual car users. Govia Train Season Ticket Loan and Discount Scheme – Annual Season Tickets are available to Council employees with up to a 50% with Govia on specified journeys or a 10% discount on monthly or ‘create your own period’ Govia tickets.

Child Care Vouchers

– We offer Child Care Vouchers through a Salary Sacrifice Scheme.

Employees participating in the scheme get relief from paying tax and National Insurance on the amount of salary exchanged for vouchers.

Employee Assistance Programme

– We offer access to a free and confidential 24/7 telephone line for counselling, support and advice that is available to all staff and members of their immediate family.

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