Staff Benefits

Your Benefits at LSBU

We're pleased to offer benefits that work for you, whether it’s access to our fantastic educational and development resources, our generous annual leave and flexible working, or making the most of our health and wellbeing activities, there’s something for everyone at LSBU. Details on our core benefits can be found below. For a full breakdown of what LSBU can offer you, see here.


Annual leave at LSBU starts from a competitive 26.5 days for support staff and up to 35 days for Academic positions, alongside bank holidays. We also offer additional closure days over the Christmas period (role dependent). We also offer a range of additional and special leave to ensure you are able to take time off, when you most need it.

Pension Schemes

We offer a defined benefits pension scheme for support staff with employer contributions up to 10%. We also operate the Teachers Pension Scheme (TPS) for Academic staff and support both the Universities Superannuation Scheme (LSS) and the Local Government Scheme (LGPS).

Hybrid and Flexible Working

We offer a hybrid working model across the University and look to support flexible working where possible. Through doing this it ensures we keep our campus thriving, and our staff network collaborative, whilst providing you with a healthy work-life balance so you can bring your best self to work.

Rewards Scheme and Discounts

We offer a wide range of discounts and benefits, with staff having access to a dedicated benefits platform for discounts, cashback and reloadable vouchers. LSBU also provides discounts on therapies massages, language courses and gym memberships. We have you covered.