Council

Benefits of working with us

Darebin wants to ensure you have a satisfying and rewarding career. That’s why we take a progressive approach and offer great employee benefits.

We appreciate your contribution and want to ensure you have a satisfying and rewarding career. That’s why we take a progressive approach and offer great employee benefits.

Flexible working arrangements

We value work-life balance and understand that work is only one part of your life. That’s why we offer flexible work arrangements including the ability to work from home.

Generous leave entitlements

Our paid and unpaid leave entitlements include personal leave (sick and carers), cultural and ceremonial leave, and options to purchase additional leave and access study leave.

Career opportunities

You have opportunities for higher duties and secondments into different roles, and you can apply for advertised positions.

Paid parental leave

We offer paid and/or unpaid parental leave associated with the birth or adoption of a child. This includes up to 22 weeks’ paid leave if you’re the primary carer.

Great location and access

Our locations are easy to get to via public transport, bicycle or car. We also have secure bicycle parking and on-site car parking.

Professional development initiatives

We offer professional development and study assistance to improve your knowledge and skills.

Employee Assistance Program

Access a free and confidential counselling service to support your emotional and psychological wellbeing.

Appreciate Great – reward and recognition program

Every month our Appreciate Great program recognises and rewards your dedicated work.

Workplace diversity and inclusion

We practice and value diversity and inclusion. Learn more about our diverse and inclusive workplace.