Careers Staff benefits Working for NEAS is the first step to a life-changing career. We recognise that the work we do wouldn't be possible without our incredible team of dedicated employees. When you join team NEAS you'll enjoy a whole host of perks... Salaries and premiums We pay competitive rates for our sector and regularly monitor our pay schemes to ensure we remain as competitive as we can. Pension scheme As a new employee you'll be automatically enrolled into our pension scheme. NEAS will contribute 3% of pensionable earnings. You can opt out at any time. 36 days holiday* NEAS employees receive 36 days leave (pro rata for people working part time and role dependant). Our education staff follow the school term times as defined by the Head Teacher or Principal. FE Tutors receive 40 days leave. Specialist training and development programmes All new starters go through a comprehensive induction programme, tailored to their sector and role, providing them with the knowledge and information they need to start confidently. Employees have the opportunity to undertake a qualification relevant to their role to help them build a successful career with NEAS. Many of our current employees have used our training and development programmes to gain the qualifications needed to progress in their career. All new employees will also work towards their Level 2 Understanding Autism certificate. Employee discounts By joining team NEAS you'll have access to our exclusive employee benefits portal helping you save on your weekly shop, holidays, new tech and weekend activities for the whole family. With discounts at over 130,000 retail and entertainment locations, there are offers to suit everyone, giving you the chance to save hundreds of pounds every year. Family friendly packages Our maternity, paternity, adoption and shared parental leave packages are all paid in line with statutory payments and leave. Disability Confident Leader The value that we place on our employees is also reflected in the internationally recognised accreditations we are proud to hold, such as Disability Confident Leader, Investors in People Gold and Mindful Employer. Join team NEAS.