Lewisham is an inner London borough covering an area of approximately 14 square miles of south-east London. Lewisham has excellent transport links to central London and is just 12 miles from the M25 motorway. Lewisham Council is responsible for providing a range of high quality services for over 248,000 people who live locally as well as those who work or learn locally.
Lewisham is aiming for excellence. We believe that our residents should be at the heart of the services we offer. We aim to ensure that each resident can expect the same high level of service no matter which arm of the Council they come into contact with.
The Audit Commission has classified Lewisham as a three star council.
If you want to affect real change and help build something truly special then Lewisham is the place to be. We are a Council that values people who are adaptable, innovative and seek to make a positive change. You can choose from hundreds of occupations from lawyer to nursery worker, occupational therapist to street warden. No matter where you start within the Council, you’ll be given the tools you need to build a promising career.