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Staff Benefit Schemes

If you've worked hard to improve people's lives and the patient experience then you deserve to be rewarded. That's why we've put together our benefits package that will contribute to your health and well being, helping you balance your financial and home commitments. Specific benefits include:

  • Regular salary sacrifice schemes - including the "Cycle to Work" scheme and "Home Computer" intiatives
  • Special discounts with local suppliers of goods and services
  • We also offer a childcare voucher scheme. For more information please contact 0800 288 8727 or visit the
  • Flexible working - We believe in making your work-life as enjoyable as possible, and offer a wide range of work patterns to suit whatever circumstances or commitments you may have. So from job sharing, term time to career breaks, and of course traditional full or part time hours - there should be something for you.
  • Final Salary Pension Scheme
  • Staff Health and Wellbeing support
  • Counselling Service.
  • Buy and Sell your unwanted items to other members of staff with our very own Trust E-bay service
  • Subsidised restaurant
  • Balancing Work and Personal Life Policy includes Special Leave to deal with domestic and family emergencies
  • Excellent Maternity, Paternity and Adoption Leave - If you've worked in the NHS already, you'll know all about the excellent Maternity, Paternity and Adoption Leave, you can expect to receive. If you've never worked for us before, then get ready to enjoy the wide range of benefits that come as standard.
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'I would like to thank all the staff for my treatment and their professionalism.'

Patient, Cardiology Department, Bishop Auckland Hospital