Benefits and perks

Annual leave

Up to 31 days annual leave per year (from 2023) + bank holidays and the potential to purchase additional annual leave.


You can join the Local Government pension scheme, one of the best and most generous available.

Support with sustainable travel

Business travel support and initiatives, including bike loans.

Flexible working

Flexible/hybrid working.

Support for families

Including time off for carers and free Access to Employee Assistance Program (EAP) and wellbeing support.

Great discounts

A range of retail discounts via our reward portal offering discounts at retailers including IKEA, Currys, Tesco.

Local amenities

A nursery, gym and plenty of shops all within walking distance.

Fantastic facilities

Including open and quiet working spaces.

Transport links

The city centre has a train station, park and ride service, ferry and road links close by.

Working in Portsmouth

Portsmouth is a city on the South Coast of England, and is the UK’s only island city. We are 64 miles south of London and 19 miles south-east of Southampton. Our thriving commercial ferry port serves destinations on the continent for freight and passenger traffic, with easy access to France and Spain.