Benefits at Coastal

Why work for us? Well job satisfaction and helping our customers are big reasons, but we also offer our team many additional benefits too. Some of them are standard fare, but you might find a few surprises as well.

Our informal and friendly work environment reflects our belief that a happy workplace is more productive. We employ people with a positive attitude who genuinely want to help our customers and will always look for ways to improve the services we offer. We encourage wide-ranging personal and professional development.

Our excellent ‘terms and conditions’ of employment are based on a commitment to employee wellbeing, supported by family-friendly policies. We offer*: 

  • Flexible working
  • Generous Holiday entitlement (start at 25 days per year increasing by one day each year up to a maximum of 30 days) with an additional two days leave at Christmas
  • Pension (final salary scheme or defined contribution scheme where both the employer and employee contribute) includes life assurance equivalent to 3 times your salary
  • Annual health checks
  • Free eye tests - if you need glasses for VDU use a contribution will be made by us through a voucher scheme
  • Company sick pay
  • Enhanced maternity and paternity leave
  • Permanent Health Insurance
  • Training (we invest in various training and development opportunities, alongside traditional training this also includes secondments internally and externally as well as encouraging staff to undertake various research projects)
  • College sponsorship (we also give you time off to study and take your exams)
  • Professional Subscriptions (we pay for one subscription related to your role)
  • Career breaks
  • Salary sacrifice schemes (we offer car parking, cycle to work and childcare vouchers)
  • Long Service Awards
However, we also have:
  • Yoga
  • Fitness classes
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Christmas Savings Scheme
  • Holistic therapies
  • Pool car membership for staff
  • Sports – badminton, golf, football
  • Staff away days
  • Welsh lessons
  • Credit Union

Click here to look at our ‘Working with us’ brochure to find out more about the benefits at Coastal Housing

* Our benefits may change from time to time and some exclusions will apply

Five years on, I still look forward to going to work on Monday - LAURA (Housing Services Team)