Staff 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 and Payflex.
  • Childcare - we have the Keele Day Nursery on campus.
  • 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
      • It’s your proof of ID around campus (for all students, university staff and science park staff)
      • You can access key buildings with it, such as the Library, the Sports Centre, the 24 hour launderettes, social spaces in halls and teaching buildings
      • It’s your library card for borrowing, printing and photocopying
      • You can use it to purchase food and drink from the university catering outlets
  • If you are a Keele University employee, you may be eligible for a 30% discount off your postgraduate tuition fees. 

IT perks

We are able to offer discounts for our colleagues to purchase personal IT equipment from a range of suppliers:

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.