Working for Nexus

Nexus is a forward thinking organisation, structured in order to achieve our aspirations. 

For your hard work and dedication we offer the following range of benefits:

Rewards and Benefits 

We have a range of core benefits to which all employees are entitled;

  • Free travel - free employee travel on the Tyne and Wear Metro, the Shields Ferry and local bus services throughout Tyne and Wear.
  • Annual leave - you can look forward to generous annual leave in addition to paid public holidays.
  • Pension Scheme - we offer an excellent pension scheme, with your own contributions topped up with those from Nexus.
  • Sick Pay Scheme - our generous occupational sick pay scheme offers up to 26 weeks at full pay, with a further 26 weeks at half pay, depending on how long you have been with us.
  • Tax savings - our Salary Sacrifice Scheme provides tax savings by allowing you to pay for nursery places, childcare vouchers or even charity donations direct from your gross income.
  • Wellbeing for staff - our highly regarded Occupational Health Service offers a range of wellbeing initiatives for staff, including health checks and confidential, informal advice on any health-related issue.
  • Flexible working - we have various policies in place to support flexible working and help you achieve a healthy work-life balance.
  • Social activities - there are many clubs and societies to take an active part in, including sporting and special interest clubs.
  • Rewards - our Annual Staff Awards scheme celebrates the achievements of staff throughout the year.
  • High street discounts - our online discount site – offers discounts and cash back for many high street retailers and more.
  • Further education - opportunities for further educational development, working with Northumbria University & Gateshead College.
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