North East Lincolnshire Council


Our commitment to the Armed Forces Covenant

We have been awarded the Gold award from the Defence Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS) for our commitment to support the Armed Forces community. As part of this commitment, all applicants who are currently serving within the British Armed Forces or who have left the service with the last 5 years or are reservists or Cadet Force Adult Volunteers, and who meet the essential criteria for a job, will be invited for further assessment, provided they meet the essential criteria for the role.

About us

We firmly believe that that North East Lincolnshire Council is a great place to work. We are a small, friendly Council and we are proud to employ over 1,600 people. Our dedicated staff group provide an extensive range of services to over 159,000 local residents. Visit our website and click on the Browse Services tab to see more. 

We believe that our people have the opportunity to make a difference by working to a set of common values which enable positive change to take place within our organisation and the community which it serves.

A small county with a lot going on.  We are proud to boast that North East Lincolnshire contains not only Grimsby and Immingham, the largest port complex in the Country but also the award-winning resort of Cleethorpes.  The area is also a key location for renewable energy. 

We would like to encourage all applicants to Discover NEL at

We offer a friendly working environment, salaries subject to national negotiation, a career average pension scheme, flexible working to name a few