Employee benefits

When you work for us, you can expect a great range of benefits. Our salaries are competitive, our holiday allowance is generous and we are part of a fantastic pension scheme.

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Working at Three Rivers District Council brings with it a great range of benefits. We offer competitive salaries, a generous holiday allowance and a fantastic pension scheme.

All this and a host of discounts, initiatives and loans are available to you when you join our friendly team.

Here’s a bit more detail:

Core benefits

  • up to 28 days holiday, in addition to bank holidays
  • Local Government Pension Scheme and a generous employer contribution
  • flexible working options including job share or compressed hours
  • tax-efficient childcare vouchers

Health and wellbeing

  • reduced gym membership prices at our local leisure centres
  • access to a free confidential advice and counselling service 24/7 for all staff and their families
  • free eye tests vouchers
  • access to the Health and Wellbeing intranet hub
  • Health & Wellbeing champion groups [what are these?] (‘access to’ or ‘support from’?’)

Shopping and leisure

  • discounts at retailers across Three Rivers District and Watford
  • discounts on activities and days out

Training and development

  • excellent training and development opportunities, including Management and Leadership courses
  •  payment of professional fees where required
  • in-house training


  •  Paid time off for volunteering in the local community