St Edmundsbury Borough Council

West Suffolk House
Western Way
Bury St Edmunds
IP33 3YU
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Tel: 01284 757007

About us

Our aim:

To have a prosperous and dynamic local economy.

To achieve this we:

  • attract inward investment and businesses;
  • create a sympathetic culture for jobs and business;
  • encourage the development of new enterprise and help existing firms to grow;
  • enhance the environment and encourage sustainable development;
  • ensure a supply of commercial sites and premises;
  • help develop the skills of the local workforce;
  • promote the economic vitality of town centres;
  • provide economic development infrastructure;
  • retain and increase the number of jobs in the area;
  • support rural and community enterprise; and
  • work with economic development partners.


The council's commitment as an employer
The council is committed to creating an organisation where all staff are valued, work in harmony and have access to what they need to play an active and inclusive part in the organisation. We will work as an employer to promote social inclusion, respect for others and equal opportunities for all.

We also work with our partners to achieve best practice and best use of resources. We are committed to promoting:

  • equal and appropriate opportunities in employment;
  • flexible, family friendly working arrangements wherever possible including term time working, job sharing and working from home;
  • appropriate recruitment, learning and development and promotion practices and procedures; and
  • the authority's equal opportunities policy, ensuring that employees and councillors support the policy and guard against institutional discrimination

Benefits include:

  • childcare vouchers
  • wellbeing programme and occupational health service
  • final salary pension
  • occupational sickness scheme and maternity/maternity support scheme
  • payment of professional fees and memberships
  • discounted leisure facilities
  • discounted private health care
  • discounted bus, rail fares and airport parking
  • cycle to work scheme

St Edmundsbury Borough Council website

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