Quick facts
  • What we do:
    We are a District Council that provides a awide variety of services and support to our customers, be they residents of the borough, visitors or local businesses.
  • Year established:
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  • UK locations:
    East Midlands
  • Contact
    • Civic Centre, Arnold, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG5 2GT

About Gedling Borough Council

What is it like to work for Gedling Borough Council

Working time is recorded. There is a flexitime scheme, a career break scheme and part-time working is supported. To manage stress there is use of counselling service by referral and occasional "training courses".
My Team
My Team
Gedling have an incentive scheme that rewards people with good attendance. They have an annual award ceremony where people who have completed qualifications have these presented by the Mayor, together with a “Recognition Awards Ceremony” with awards for employees in both individual and team categories. Their internally-developed Equality and Diversity Training Workbook is designed to deliver a single understand of important issues to all employees across the Council.
Giving Something Back
Giving Something Back
Each year the Mayor nominates a charity and there are numerous events to support this. Additionally, there is an established "charity Group" and a number of well-attended events have been organised over the last 12 months including 5-a-side football tournament, Rounders match, cake-baking and quizzes. This group raises money for several of the larger national charity events such as Children in Need and Comic Relief.

Learn more about the 8 factors of workplace engagement here


  • Women

    At least 33% of senior managers are women

  • Gym

    On-site gym or subsidised gym memberships

  • Charity Activities
    Charity Activities

    10% of staff undertake charitable activities during business hours

  • Childcare

    On-site nursery or vouchers

  • Long Service
    Long Service

    40% of employees with more than 5 years' service

Company Statistics

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  • Male : Female:

    53% / 47%

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  • Under 35 to Over 55 Ratio:

    No employees under 35


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