Quick facts
  • What we do:
    A District Council
  • Year established:
    1974
  • Website:
    http://www.torridge.gov.uk
  • UK locations:
    South West
  • Contact
    • Riverbank House, Chanters Road, Bideford, Devon, EX39 4JZ

About Torridge District Council


What is it like to work for Torridge District Council

My Manager
My Manager
Has a clear framework within which managers can manage. Clear goals and priorities which are shared with colleagues. Framework for ensuring that views are heard and considered. A clear performance management framework and corporate targets.

Wellbeing
Wellbeing
They have a comprehensive and joined up set of employment policies which together provide a robust and modern employment framework.

Fair Deal
Fair Deal
Everybody's performance is reviewed annually and pay progression within the grade is dependent on the outcome of this.

Learn more about the 8 factors of workplace engagement here

Benefits:

  • Women
    Women

    At least 33% of senior managers are women

  • Gym
    Gym

    On-site gym or subsidised gym memberships

  • Charity Activities
    Charity Activities

    10% of staff undertake charitable activities during business hours

  • Childcare
    Childcare

    On-site nursery or vouchers

  • Long Service
    Long Service

    40% of employees with more than 5 years' service

  • Pensions
    Pensions

Company Statistics

  • Staff:

    282

  • Average Age:

    45

  • Male : Female:

    46% / 54%

  • UK sites:

    6

  • Earning £35,000+:

    7%

  • Staff Turnover:

    8%

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