Reduced Services

Christmas and new Year closure

Christmas treeThe Council offices will be closed from 4.45pm Friday 21 December 2018 and will re-open at 8.45am on Wednesday 2nd January 2019.

Emergency calls may be made throughout the holiday period on 01268 758357

Castle Point Borough Council wishes all its residents a Merry Christmas and good wishes for the forthcoming year.

Updated: 5 December 2018

Equal Employment Opportunities

Copies of the Council's strategies and plans for ensuring that all members of the Council's workforce are treated in a fair and equitable manner are provided below:

Human Resources Strategy - 2018[pdf] 333KB

Workforce Plan 2018 - 2019[pdf] 256KB

The Council is required to keep records on the equality characteristics of its workforce.

 

Equality in numbers

  01 August 2013 01 December 2014 01 October 2015 01 April 2016 01 October 2016

01 October 2017

 

01 October 2018

 

Percent of employees with disabilities
Proportion of employees with a disability 5% 6% 5% 6.5% 7.6% 7.5% 9%

 

  01 August 2013 01 December 2014 01 October 2015 01 April 2016 01 October 2016

01 October 2017

01 October 2018
Percent of employees by age
16-21 4% 6% 7% 5% 5% 5% 7%
22-35 21% 18% 20% 22% 21% 21% 22%
36-44 19% 21% 14% 13% 14% 14% 13%
45-55 36% 31% 38% 37% 36% 34% 33%
56-65 19% 22% 19% 21% 22% 24% 23%
Over 65 1% 2% 2% 2% 2% 2% 2%

 

  01 August 2013 01 December 2014 01 October 2015 01 April 2016 01 October 2016 01 October 2017 01 October 2018
Percent of employee ethnicity
White British 97% 97% 96% 97% 97% 97% 97%
Other Ethnic Groups 3% 3% 4% 3% 3% 3% 3%

 

  01 August 2013 01 December 2014 01 October 2015 01 April 2016 01 October 2016 01 October 2017 01 October 2018
Percent of employee gender
Male 44% 43% 43% 42% 44% 43% 42%
Female 56% 57% 57% 58% 56% 57% 58%