As an employer we want to thank our employees for their hard work and commitment by giving them the opportunity to access a range of exclusive rewards and benefits.
When you start with us, you’ll benefit from 23 days annual leave plus bank holidays, increasing to 27 days after five years’ service. You can also choose to buy more holidays too. And because its good to plan for the future, we’ll automatically enrol you into our Pension Scheme - www.gmpf.org.uk
Getting you here
We know that how to get here is a big consideration and that’s why we’ve a range of value for money options for travel, with payments being deducted from your salary. You can choose a public transport season ticket or to join one of our bicycle or car loan schemes. And if you’re travelling in by car, we offer discounted car parking permits for all the major car parks around town.
Keeping you fit and well
We offer a free, confidential 24 hour helpline the Employee Assistance Programme and access to a range of information and support via an online health portal for all our employees. If your job requires you to regularly use IT, you get a free eye test and a financial contribution towards new glasses, every two years. We also offer physiotherapy and occupational vaccination schemes.
Or, how about keeping fit with an annual gym membership, via an interest free loan deducted from your salary? There are a range of membership options available at gyms across the borough so there’s sure to be something that meets your needs.
Saving you money
Our commitment to saving staff money doesn’t stop there. If it’s a loan you need for those essential items, then Hoot Credit Union, a local financial co-operative are here to help. We’ve also teamed up with numerous eateries, shops and venues around the town to offer our staff exclusive discounts and seasonal treats. Our award-winning market has a section all of its own for bespoke staff discounts, with many stalls offering a cash discount. We’ve also teamed up with the Kaarp Benefits website which offers a huge range of discounts from eating out to travel and high street shopping.