Our Borough

Newham presents challenges and opportunity that will take your career to the next level together with the opportunity of working with a diverse group of people.

Newham is the most diverse local authority area in the country. We celebrate our diversity as one of our greatest strengths, and we are committed to ensuring that the Council’s approach is inclusive and reflects the diversity of those that we serve. We ensure a robust approach to equalities, and aim to promote positive social integration in all that we do.

In the last year there were some 270,190 people living in the borough.