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Staff benefits update – 28 June 2017

28 Jun 2017

This week we feature the launch of a new medical healthcare scheme for you with AXA PPP Healthcare, a Spa offer for The Midland Hotel and details on how to register for Wider Wallet.

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AXA PPP Healthcare

The Universities and Colleges Personal Healthcare Scheme with AXA PPP healthcare offers all UK universities and college employees’ quick access to eligible medical treatment – when they need it

This scheme offers you healthcare cover that is simple to join, no medical examination is required before you join and is open to all University employees, their partners and family members (up to 25 years old if in full time education) via direct debit.

All new joiners will be eligible to receive a free Fitness Bundle which includes a Garmin Vivofit 3, 50% off a 12 month PureGym membership and the choice of either a Health Assessment or a LiveSmart Plus Health Check.  AXA PPP healthcare is also offering a special six week launch offer where anyone joining AXA PPP healthcare up to Friday 18th August, could benefit from a Medical History Disregarded underwriting term.  Visit our AXA PPP healthcare page for more information on the plans and how to join.

Spa offer

The Spa At The Midland is introducing its Evening Calm in The City Package a peaceful evening of indulgence – to counter the effects of a busy day living or working in the City.  During the evening, guest will have the chance to unwind and discover the spa with its Alder-wood sauna with a Himalayan rock salt wall, salt-infused aromatherapy steam room and the beautiful swan neck fountain in the relaxation pool. They are treated to a delicious two-course evening meal in the 2 AA Rosette awarded restaurant Mr Cooper's House & Garden. A complimentary robe, towel, and slippers will also be provided so that guests can relax in comfort. 

Wider Wallet

The University provides you with free access to Wider Wallet, a private discount and benefits package that offers you a wide range of better-than-public deals to help boost your spending power.  If you haven’t registered for your free membership yet, you can sign up at University Discounts.

The next Staff Benefits Update will be Thursday, 20 July.  In the meantime you can keep up to date via Staff benefits and Twitter.