Pay and Reward

  • Pay slipsOverview
    The University uses national and local agreements to determine rates of pay and regularly undertakes equal pay audits to ensure its pay practices are fair.
  • Allowances
    In addition to basic pay, the University pays allowances for some types of work.
  • Annual Leave
    Information about paid annual leave, bank holidays and closure days. Other types of paid leave may also be available to members of staff.
  • Atypical Workers Project
    Find out more about the project being undertaken by the University to review arrangements for atypical workers.
  • Bank Holiday and Closure Day Working
    Details of the rates of pay applicable to work done on bank holidays and closure days by Manual and Ancillary staff.
  • Job Evaluation
    Job Evaluation (JE) is used at the University to determine the grade of each post.
  • Merit Awards and Promotions
    The University normally undertakes an annual review to reward staff performance and contribution.
  • Overtime
    Find out more about the arrangements governing overtime and extra hours.
  • Pay Award
    Details of the pay award, usually effective each August, for staff paid on the single spine and related scales.
  • Pay Dates
    Find out when you will be paid.
  • Pay Scales
    The pay scales operated by the University are provided in excel and pdf formats. Tables to calculate oncosts are also available.

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