Located on the Harwell Science and Innovation Campus in the stunning Oxfordshire countryside, and just 15 minutes from the M4, Diamond employees benefit from being part of a vibrant, global research community in a great and convenient location with access to:
Free parking, an on-site restaurant, a popular café, on-site nursery, library facilities, shower facilities and the RAL Recreation Society (Rec-Soc) which provides recreation, athletic and social facilities, including access to over 20 individual clubs such as lunchtime fitness classes, football, fencing, table tennis, tennis, fishing, golf, and snooker. The Rec-Soc also has a lounge and bar open every lunch time and on occasional evenings where both alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks can be purchased at discounted prices. Lunchtime competitions include crib, chess, backgammon, darts, Aunt Sally and pool.
Remuneration: we offer competitive rates of pay with the possibility of pay progression for exceptional contributory performance in approved cases.
Annual Leave: we offer a generous leave allowance of 25 days along with a further 13 days statutory and company holidays.
Pension: we offer a choice of an index linked career average public sector or partnership pension. This includes employer contributions and life cover.
Work Life Balance: we offer flexi-time and Flexible Working Hours where appropriate.
Learning & Development: we support appropriate courses and other forms of learning to enhance your skills and development.
Membership of Professional Bodies: we provide financial contribution towards membership of one professional body.
Childcare Vouchers: employees are able to participate in this government approved scheme which enables you to take advantage of a tax-efficient way of paying for childcare.
Cycle to Work Scheme: employees are able to participate in this government approved scheme which enables you to buy a new bike tax free.
Relocation: in approved cases we offer financial assistance for an individual to move house and relocate in close vicinity to where we are based.
Employee Assistance Programme: we fund a support programme for all our employees to seek confidential advice on a wide range of matters.
VDU use: we contribute towards the costs of eye examinations and glasses/lenses for VDU users.
Discounts: we have negotiated reduced rates for our employees on a range of products. Currently these include a mobile phone provider, children’s summer holiday camps provider and a limited range of IT products.
Diamond Light Source is the UK's national synchrotron science facility, located at the Harwell Science and Innovation Campus in Oxfordshire.
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