The College is located over 4 campuses where we have some fantastic facilities for staff working with us, such as;
- Various catering facilities (refectories and coffee shops) including a Starbucks outlet located in the new Arts Academy at Bede Campus
- The Lounge Bistro located at the Hylton campus
- Kitchen/refrigeration facilities for staff use located in staff rooms and offices
- Picnic benches
- Brand new gym with showering facilities (subsidised membership for all staff and family members)
- Water Machines
The College offers a very generous holiday entitlement to all staff;
- Managers – 35 days annual leave (plus bank holidays)
- Curriculum Leaders – 46 days annual leave (plus bank holidays)
- Lecturers – 48 days annual leave (plus bank holidays)
- Support staff – 35 days annual leave (plus bank holidays)
The College also provide a number of benefits to support staff health.
- Health Care Plan, which enables staff to claim towards the cost of every day health costs; i.e. dental, opticians, therapies etc.
- Cycle to Work – Staff who may be interested in taking up this great opportunity and spreading the cost of a bike over 12 months, visit http://www.cyclescheme.co.uk/
- Occupational Health Service – this is provided by Newcastle Premier Health on a fortnightly basis, by a fully qualified Occupational Health Advisor. The service also provides other services including counselling and physiotherapy
- Eye Care Vouchers
- Annual Health Checks
- Supportive Attendance Management Procedure
- Smoking Cessation
- CPD Days
- Staff Awards
- Long Service Awards (20 & 30 years’ service)
- Mental Health First Aid Training
- Health & Safety at work
- Beauty Spa at Hylton Campus
- Free Distance Learning courses for courses such as Mental Health Awareness are available
- Working for the college also enables you to receive corporate membership rates at council run gyms in Sunderland, such as Sunderland Aquatic Centre and Wellness Centre, Hetton Community Pool and Wellness Centre, Washington Leisure Centre and Silksworth Community Pool, Tennis and Wellness Centre.
- Childcare Voucher Scheme
- Travel Agency – where staff discount is available.
Take a look at our full HR Benefits Package.