Benefits

  • Brookes Gym
    • Brookes People Awards to recognise and celebrate staff who do outstanding work which demonstrates our Guiding Principles.  

    The University has a number of Staff Networks and Forums to connect and support staff, based on shared identity, experience or interest. More details for the LGBT+ Staff Forum, BME Staff Network, Staff Disability Network and Carers' Forum are available here.

    Contact Jane Butcher: jane.butcher@brookes.ac.uk

    • Free entrance to Botanical Gardens and Harcourt Arboretum with Oxford Brookes staff card.

    • Blenheim Palace is now offering an exclusive 30% discount for Oxford Brookes employees. Tickets must be pre-booked online using the discount code OB2017. Discounted tickets are not available on the gate  You must bring your Oxford Brookes staff ID card with you when you visit the palace. If your ID card doesn’t have a photograph of yourself on it, you will also need to produce another form of ID such as a driving licence or passport.  The offer is applicable to family bookings and you are able to upgrade your ticket to an annual pass when you visit the palace.  Please note, that not all events are included in the discounted day ticket price.
    • As a member of Brookes, you will also have access to a range of other benefits, including: Santander, Merlin attractions and Discounts at various local retailers. 

    • Canon Corporate Discounts Programme save up to 15%.

    • Eurodrive - Oxford Brookes Staff Receive discount off any Personal Hire or Vehicle Servicing.

    • The University makes long-service awards to colleagues who have work for Brookes for 10,15, 20 and 25 years. It contributes to a celebration event for those completing 25 years.  Contact HR

    Banking

    The university also benefits from having a dedicated branch and team on the Headington campus. The branch is open Monday to Friday between the hours of 10:00 - 18:00, with the exception of Wednesdays 10:00 - 17:00.  For further details, please visit the Santander Universities Website. Santander Universities provide a variety of exclusive benefits and offers for the staff of Oxford Brookes University. 

    Brookes Restaurant 

    • Brookes Restaurant, monthly and weekly changing menus. Staff enjoy a 20% discount on 2 or 3 courses. 

    Catering 

    • Access to catering and food that is offered. 
    • 10% off hand crafted drinks when staff bring their own mug
    • Loyalli smartphone loyalty app - collect a stamp for every hot drink purchased. Buy 9, and get the 10th free.
    • Yoyo is a completely free mobile payment and rewards app that you can use at Oxford Brookes.

    Yoyo gives you:

    • In-app rewards and discounts
    • Loyalty points with every transaction
    • Digital receipts and easier track of spending
    • Fast and secure mobile payments

    Conferences - Oxford Brookes Venues 

    • Oxford Brookes Venues provide simple, clean single en suite rooms with free wifi to match a wide range of personal and business needs year round. All of our accommodation choices come with a shared kitchen with all the basic essentials. As a staff member you are entitled to a 20% discount, simply enter 'STAFFOBV' into the promotion code when making a booking. For more information and to place a booking please click on the following link: www.brookes.ac.uk/venues/accommodation

    IT 

    Library

    Medical

    Printing

    • Brookes Print offer a service for non Brookes staff and non Brookes printing. Price list and/or estimates available on request: Nothing too small call in for details, email abrockbank@brookes.ac.uk or ring x3066 for more info.

    Post

    • Staff can send personal mail and packages from Gipsy Lane post room. 
    • Free registration on the Workplace Challenge enabling staff to monitor their activity, take part in challenges, win prizes and access a range of offers for an active and healthy lifestyle.  Staff can access discounted membership options, facilities and a number of specialist services such as personal training, strength and conditioning, nutritional advice - and a diverse range of Fitness and Performance classes.
    • Stay up to date with our services on offer via our social media feeds @BrookesSport @BrookesPerform @BrookesActive or www.brookes.ac.uk/sport
    • Facilities open 7 days/week across two campuses and include Climbing Wall, Swimming Pool, Astro Turf pitches, Activity Studios, Sports Hall, Gyms, Cafe and Sports Bar (with wifi access)

    Cycling offers

    Bus offers

    • Free  BROOKESkey allow all staff to £1.20 one way trips on most bus services in the city, £10 return to london x90 service and oxford tube as well as discounts to Heathrow and Gatwick.  
    • Discounts on bus annual passes on Stagecoach and Oxford Bus Company passes: Staff qualify for discounts on many annual bus pass products and can get annual passes for the BROOKESbus.

    Train discounts

    • 15% discounts on First Great Western train services for  easit card holders.
    • 10% discounts on Cross Country trains services for  NUS Extra card holders.  Sign up for the card. (You do not have to be a student)

    Staff interest free public transport loans

    • Staff on at least 12 month salaried contracts can get  interest free loans for public transport e.g. bus and trains.
    • Discounts are available on many Bus passes with Stagecoach and Oxford Bus Company Products: Staff qualify for discounts on many annual bus pass products and can get annual passes for the BROOKESbus.

    EasitCARD 

    • The  easitCARD is a discount travel card available to Brookes staff.  The EasitCARD offers a variety of incentives and discounted travel offers for travel by rail, cycle, car and bus.  Details of current  easit incentives.

    Car club

    Intersite Travel - for business use

    • Provision of intersite passes (free to staff) to encourage staff to travel between sites by the Brookes Bus. Department managers are allocated the intersite passes to issue to their faculty for intersite travel.
    • E-Bike scheme introduced for staff to travel between campuses.  All details regarding these offers can be found at  www.brookes.ac.uk/travel/staff-travel-offers/
    • If you have any transport related questions email  transport@brookes.ac.uk.