Rewards and benefits

When you join us, you’ll be making a real contribution to our success. And we believe you deserve to share in that success, so we’ve developed an attractive, competitive and flexible salary and benefits package that recognises and rewards your part in our growth. Our rewards include:


Because we want to invest in you

Annual bonus scheme
Rewarding company and individual success.

Hastings Share Incentive Plan
You can buy up to £150 of shares each month. We will match the first £30 of any monthly purchase you make.

Income protection
Providing an income if you were unwell and unable to work.

Life cover
Offering four times your annual salary.


Because we care about your future

Pension plan
To help you save for your retirement, we will match your contribution up to 10% of your salary.

Family-friendly workshops
Learn what support we can give expectant and working parents.

Health and dental care plans
Help with the cost of medical treatments.

Digital GP
Access to video consultations with a registered GP for you and your family.


Because we care about work : life balance

Working flexibly
With many of our roles, we offer flexible hours and options to work from home.

Annual leave
Our standard holiday allowance is between 25-27 days leave, plus bank holidays or equivalent.

Buy and sell holiday scheme
Opportunity to buy and sell up to five days each year.


Because we care about you

Well-being programme
Access to a variety of resources to support your physical and mental health, for you and your family.

Hastings Direct rewards
Discounts and cashback with local and national retailers.

Discounted Hastings Direct products

Discounted rail travel
Great savings on some rail and bus travel routes with our discount partner.

Cycle to work scheme
Great for commuting and helps the environment too.

Recognition and celebration!
Recognising your contribution with monthly and annual awards.

Celebrating success

We promote our successes throughout the year. Scroll through the images to see us celebrating our colleagues and their amazing work.

2020 4Cs awards – We had over 300 nominations in January 2020 from colleagues, for colleagues.

4Cs awards – 2019 4Cs winners

Long service awards – Long service awards including two colleagues celebrating 20 years’ service

Charity – Colleague walk 10 miles to raise money for St Wilfrid’s Hospice