Living and Working at Keele

Find out more about the facilities, environment and benefits that we offer to employees at Keele in the sections below. Visit our vacancies section to see the current positions available and apply online.

Our Environment

Keele University is the UK's largest campus university and occupies a beautiful and historic 617 acre estate in North Staffordshire where many of our staff work and live. 

Find out more about our university, our campus and it's facilities in the About us section.

Our Benefits

Our Benefits

We are committed to providing an environment where staff are highly valued and feel motivated, where there are personal development opportunities, and where colleagues understand and support the strategic aims of the University.

Salary Scales - Information on the current salary scales.

Pensions - Information on the pension schemes available.

Childcare - we have the Keele Day Nursery on campus and offer a Childcare Voucher Scheme.

Organisational Development - We offer a programme of Continuing Professional Development for our staff.

Staff Housing - Housing on campus to rent or buy.

Cycling to Work Scheme - Hire a bike tax free.

Sport and Fitness - A campus sports centre with reduced staff membership rates and discounted swimming at the local Jubilee2 pool.


The Keele Card - The campus wide payment card with discounts at many of our food outlets

Local Schools and Colleges

For details of Infants, primary, high/secondary, higher education colleges and special schools local to Keele University and within the surrounding area please visit the Get information about schools service and search in the desired locality of Keele's postcode (ST5 5BG).

Health and Wellbeing

Our Health and Wellbeing

We aim to work with colleagues to integrate wellbeing into our day to day activities to enable us to create the environment which is positive, health supportive and enables us all to achieve.

Health and Wellbeing at Keele - Information to support mental and physical health and wellbeing.

Chapel - Keele University Chaplaincy, working together to serve and support staff and students of all faiths and none.

Paycare Health Scheme - Healthcare plans for staff.

Equality & Diversity - About Equality and Diversity at Keele.

Occupational Health Service - Supporting staff in the workplace.

Staff Counselling - Face to face counselling service for staff

Smoking Policy


New Starters Information

Welcome to Keele

Welcome to new our colleagues joining us at Keele, please visit our new starters page for information to know prior to starting your employment with us.