Milton Keynes Council Employee Benefits

Aside from the exciting range of opportunities to make a difference to your local community, we appreciate how important it is to reward staff for their support in helping us to do this

Employee Benefits


At Milton Keynes Council we are committed to supporting and rewarding colleagues. Our Employee Benefits package is now the best that it’s ever been, with something to suit everyone, so there’s never been a better time to work for us. If you’d like to know more about what we can offer you, please read on...



Financial Benefits

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  • Fair pay and a commitment to a minimum Living Wage
  • Relocation package (where specified)
  • Keyworker priority to the Government’s Homebuy scheme (for eligible job roles)
  • Payroll giving
  • Save and borrow via MK Community Bank (Swan Credit Union)
  • Travel discounts via Arriva and Smartgo MK
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Pay annual Parking Permit via monthly salary deductions


Annual Leave and Holiday allowance

  • An initial 27 days holiday per year in addition to statutory and public holidays
  • Holiday purchase scheme


Health and Wellbeing

  • Occupational Health Service
  • A free and confidential Employee Assistance programme
  • Health and Wellbeing initiatives
  • Discounted membership of local gyms
  • Sports and Social Club


Work-Life Balance

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  • Agile working – mobile, home and  remote working options making the most of technology to work in a more efficient way
  • Flexible working – flexi time, part time, job share and term time only working options
  • Enhanced Maternity, Adoption and Paternity entitlements
  • Local Government Pension Scheme with 19.7% employer contribution


Reward and Recognition

  • In store and online retail, travel and leisure discounts via MKC Advantage
  • Career progression and training
  • Institute of Leadership and Management endorsed management development programmes
  • Long Service Award
  • GEMS Recognition Scheme


So what are you waiting for? 

Start your working life, or choose to start a new career today and find out what opportunities are available to complement your skills and experience.

Last Updated: 3 July 2019