Your future wellbeing
We believe that promoting your health, happiness and wellbeing will better prepare you to make the vital decisions that will enable us to meet the increasing challenges of the digital information age.
We want to ensure you feel valued, respected, empowered. Which is why we've developed a variety of initiatives to help keep you healthy in body and mind. From yoga to acupressure sessions, health events, help with health costs to the provision of healthy meals, we offer a full range of options to ensure your wellbeing.
Naturally, we're always looking for new ideas and our WellBeing Programme is constantly evolving. Just a few things we're doing include pilates, chiropody, life coaching, quarterly health day roadshows and community volunteering. There are regular updates on what's available on our internal notice-boards and on the WellBeing Programme pages on our intranet.
Classes, massage, osteopathy and gyms
Boston Spa hosts Reiki and Alexander technique classes, while at St Pancras there are Tai Chi and yoga classes and onsite osteopathy and Japanese Acupressure massage. We also offer subsidised gym memberships to all our staff.
We hold annual Health Events where you can receive onsite lifestyle and health guidance and assessments, such as blood pressure / cholesterol tests, bone density scans and liver function tests.
The Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
We give our people free access to an employee assistance programme. This confidential service, run by a company called CiC, offers support and advice on a whole range of financial, legal, and psychological issues for staff and their spouses, live-in partners and dependent children between the ages of 16 and 23.
Health and care benefits
Benenden Healthcare Society
This not-for-profit organisation complements NHS treatment and is only open to public servants. Benenden's benefits are charged at a flat rate of £1.50 per person per week and after six months of membership, you'll be able to access a wide range of diagnostic, surgical and medical support services.
BUPA Care services
We offer a BUPA private healthcare service to our people and their families at a 45% discount.
HealthShield offers a cash benefits healthcare scheme to cover everything from dental charges to alternative therapies. You can choose cover for you or you and your partner and, as well as a discount with HealthShield, you'll also have the 13-week qualifying period waived.