The benefits

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Looking for a career that fits your lifestyle? At the Northland Regional Council, we know there is much more to work than just salary. We have great benefits that support wellbeing, lifestyle, family life and career as a way of thanking our staff for their contribution to making Northland thrive.

Flexible working
Everyone wants a good work/life balance! That’s why we have a flexitime policy and support flexible working where possible to fit in with your life outside the office.

Learning and development
We have plenty of training opportunities so you can keep sharpening your skills, plus other opportunities like secondments, mentoring, study leave and more.

Staff discounts
Why pay full price when you can get a staff discount? Along with discounts at selected nationwide retailers, our staff can also get discounted health insurance for the whole family.

Health and wellness
We have an awesome wellbeing culture to support a healthy and enjoyable workplace, including free skin checks, free flu vaccinations, and free access to counselling services.

Social club
Our social club puts on events throughout the year to bring people together, including mid-winter and Christmas functions, after work drinks, family gatherings and more.

Leave entitlements
We provide an extra three days’ annual leave over the holiday period each year, plus an extra five days’ sick leave on top of the legislative entitlement each year.