Rewards, Benefits and Wellbeing

Our People, Our Patients, Our Priority

We recognise that a happy, healthy workforce who are committed to our values of kindness, openness and excellence, will not only provide the very best care for our patients, but will be natural ambassadors for our Trust when it comes to delivering our valuable services to our communities. From new talent joining our teams through to long serving employees, as a Trust we highly value our staff and so we provide benefits which are way beyond basic pay to all.

Our Benefits Include:
Core Benefits and Rewards
Buying and Selling of Annual Leave Scheme
Flexibility to alter annual leave
Cycle2Work scheme
Huge savings on new bikes & accessories
Car Scheme
Save money on a new lease car
Total Reward Statements
A personalised statement which outlines the benefits that you receive
Contractual Entitlements
Generous maternity, paternity, adoption, sickness & annual leave provisions
Personal Development
Annual appraisal, access to a range of learning and development opportunities including mentoring and coaching
Occupational Health and Wellbeing
Our in-house Occupational Health service provides a proactive health service with Health nurses, mental health specialists and physicians available to support employees and managers
Recognising our people
A monthly Star Award, Annual Celebration of Achievements Awards & Long Service events
Working Flexibility
A range of flexible working options
NHS Pension Scheme
One of the most comprehensive & generous schemes in the UK
Annual Leave
27 to 33 days annual leave pro rata (plus Bank Holidays)
Voluntary Benefits
Home Electronic Scheme
Easy way to purchase electronics and white goods for your home
Staff Saving Scheme
Save monthly for those extra special things
Health Cash Plans
A cash plan that allows you to claim back money towards everyday healthcare
Financial Wellbeing Programme
Sessions throughout the year at York Hospital, Scarborough Hospital and Bridlington Hospital
Onsite Nursery
Onsite nursery at Scarborough Hospital & external discounted nursery offers
Staff Lottery
Fantastic monthly prizes to be won
Discounts and Lifestyle Benefits
An onsite arts team working to use art, design and music to improve the areas in which staff work and patients recover
Staff Podiatry Clinic
Access to subsidised podiatry sessions
Complementary Therapies
Subsidised session of massage and reflexology at YH, SH & BH
House & flat letting available
Access to events, venues & local groups
Shopping Discounts and Offers
Retail, Eating Out, Home & Garden, Motoring & Health & Beauty plus others
Staff Lottery Funded Grants
Funding available towards physical activity & weight management
Health and Fitness
Benefits from onsite gym at Scarborough Hospital, fitness class at York Hospital and Scarborough Hospital& discounts with external gyms
Staff Shops
Discounted goods and tickets from shops at York Hospital and Scarborough Hospital
Shop assistant

The Staff Benefits Team are dedicated to helping and engaging with staff to improve their health and wellbeing. Benefits and support services are just one way in which we try to help our staff. You can find out more about Staff Benefits and what they offer by visiting their website here or visiting via your mobile, tablet or home computer. You can also follow us on Facebook @YHFTbenefits or Instagram @staffbenefits

We are always keen to engage with our workforce and answer any queries relating to your staff benefits package. The Staff Benefits team are on hand to answer any query you may have, simply email:

We look forward to working with you soon!