Your Wellbeing


A positive workplace

We recognise that wellbeing at work is really important in ensuring you reach your full potential. To help you stay healthy and happy at work, we offer a wide range of benefits and facilities.

As wellbeing means different things to different people, we have categorised our many benefits into the key areas shown below.                          

  • Staff are entitled to 25 to 30 days leave, plus 8 public holidays and 5 extra days, taken between Christmas and New Year. 
  • All campuses have sports and fitness facilities, with the opportunity for staff at all ability levels to take part in sport and activities. 
  • Our commitment to promoting a positive worklife balance includes the opportunity of flexible working, special leave and long term carers leave.
  • We offer a range of services, from the University Health Service, Counselling Service, and discount on private medical insurance.
  • The University provides rooms for prayer and religious observance on all campuses, as well as offering a dedicated Chaplaincy team.

  • We are committed to engaging with our local communities, in ways that are of value to the community and University alike.