Staff Benefits

Please check out the benefits we offer, in addition to our competitive salaries. Our aim is to provide a complete employment package.

PENSION SCHEMES
Generous contributory Local Government Pension Scheme (College contribution 14.6%) & Teachers Pension Scheme (College contribution 14.1%)

ANNUAL LEAVE
Up to 49 days annual leave for Business Support staff and 57 days for Teaching staff per annum

PARENTAL LEAVE
Opportunity to well exceed statutory entitlements

SPECIAL LEAVE
Bereavement/family crisis/dependent care/public service/career breaks/educational secondments

DEVELOPMENT LEAVE
Authorised time off with pay

ADDITIONAL HOLIDAY LEAVE
'Buy' additional holiday leave

FLEXIBLE WORKING
Opportunities for flexible work arrangements in line with a "family friendly" culture

CAREER BREAK SCHEME
Contact Human Resources for details

SICK PAY SCHEME
Excellent provision, well exceeding statutory entitlements

HEALTH APPOINTMENTS
Opportunities for authorised time off with pay

HEALTH SCHEMES
Range of health services for all the family at competitive rates

HEALTH AND WELLBEING BENEFITS
We offer a range of benefits to support your health and wellbeing including corprate health club memberships

CORPORATE EYE CARE SCHEME
Free eye tests (for VDU users) and discounts

CHILDCARE VOUCHERS
Parents and carers enjoy automatic savings on childcare costs using this tax-free salary sacrifice scheme from Kiddivouchers

CYCLE TO WORK SCHEME
Save up to 42% on a new bike for work and spread the cost via a salary sacrifice scheme

COUNSELLING SERVICE
The College offer a counselling service for staff and family members

STAFF DEVELOPMENT
Provision of free staff development opportunities

TRAVEL EXPENSES
Reimbursement of travel expenses in relation to College business

HAIR & BEAUTY TREATMENTS
Range of hair, beauty and holistic treatments at staff discounted rates

TEA/COFFEE FACILITIES
Free tea/coffee facilities at College main sites
Brasserie
COLLEGE BRASSERIE
Staff discount in our student-run professional restaurant and café

LIBRARY/ LEARNING RESOURCE FACILITIES
Full range of learning resources available to staff

ON-SITE PARKING
Free staff parking at most campuses

TWENTY-FOUR EMPLOYEE BENEFITS PACKAGE
Discounts for College employees at over 100 different high street stores, restaurants, leisure and travel companies