Flexible working and wellbeing

We offer flexible working

Flexible working

We support a range of flexible working arrangements to promote a work-life balance for our staff.

These are dependant on the operational needs of each service.

You can find a copy of the council’s policy below.

Flexible working policy


The council’s employee wellbeing board aims to improve the working environment and promote good health and wellbeing for all staff.

A range of initiatives are offered, including cycle rides, annual pedometer challenge, football and netball tournaments, pilates, healthy eating events, diabetes and drinking awareness, and mental wellbeing is promoted.

The council has a free 24-hour employee assistance programme available to all staff which can provide telephone counselling on matters such as relationships, coping with change, legal advice, budgeting and consumer issues.

In addition, as part of the council’s commitment to health, Slough Borough Council is a smoke free workplace.

The aim of the employee wellbeing board is to ensure our staff our “healthy, happy and here”.

The council also has an employee engagement forum and an employees with disabilities forum.

Healthy, happy and here slogan.
Values roundel

Our values

We care deeply about the work we do for our town and its residents, visitors and businesses; all the people we are accountable to. We are ambitious in our plans for the borough, innovative in our thinking and actions; all the time listening and responsive to those who need us, empowering and supporting everyone to reach their goals.

We are one team.

We are Slough Borough Council