Staff benefits and discounts
University staff have an array or discounts and benefits available to them from free access to newspapers through the library to discounted services on health and wellbeing services.
The University operates a tax-free childcare scheme. Read about how it works.
Give to charity from your pay
Read about the ways you can give to charity through your pay, including pre-tax donations via the Charities Aid Foundation.
Medicash is a health cash plan that provides cash back towards everyday optical, dental costs and complementary therapies, as well as medical advice and personal accident cover.
Market Supplement Policy
Access the policy, application form and further support for adding market supplements to your pay.
Our commitment to pay equality
Ensuring that we reward staff fairly, based on their contribution to our community and regardless of their protected characteristics, is at the core of our values.
The University is part of a national framework that agrees a single pay spine. Access the pay scales and information on salary increases here.
Staff Common Room Association
The Staff Common Room at our Colchester Campus provides a relaxing space for staff. Find our more about our facilities and how to join.
The University operates a dental scheme. Read about how it works here.