About us

We know that in order to provide the best for our residents and visitors, we need to do the same for our people.

At Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council, we take a huge amount of pride in being a forward-thinking authority which places the customer first. We recognise the importance of every single service we provide and the impact each one has. We are transforming the way we deliver our services, embracing digital technology in order to make them more effective, efficient and easier to access.

We’ve set out to make our workplaces vibrant and happy places to be, places where our people feel safe, content and valued. We were thrilled to see that a recent employee survey suggests we’re on the right track. 90% of those who took part agree the council is a good place to work and 92% stated they get “a great deal of satisfaction” from their work.

On joining Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council, you’ll discover a workplace where everyone is valued, supported and empowered. Discover our current range of opportunities and apply today.

Our offer

We very much believe that when someone joins Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council, we’re not just taking them but their whole family too. That’s why we have put together a benefits package that provides for all of you.

Generous annual leave entitlement.

Generous annual leave entitlement.

Career average earnings pension scheme.

Career average earnings pension scheme.

Free car parking.

Free car parking.

Options for flexible working arrangements.

Options for flexible working arrangements.

Buy or sell up to five days of annual leave per year.

Buy or sell up to five days of annual leave per year.

Access to car loans at preferential rates.

Access to car loans at preferential rates.

Employee Assistance Programme and Occupational Health.

Employee Assistance Programme and Occupational Health.

Discounts at local leisure facilities.

Discounts at local leisure facilities.

Eye care (eye test and contribution towards glasses).

Eye care (eye test and contribution towards glasses).

Active Health and Wellbeing programme.

Active Health & Wellbeing programme.

We are a Disability Confident employer.

We are a Disability Confident employer.

We are a Mindful Employer.

We are a Mindful Employer.