Health and wellbeing
Our award winning Health and Wellbeing Team are on hand to help you stay healthy at work and get the best work-life balance.
We love sports, complimentary therapies and leading our colleagues in healthy challenges and events. We’re also proud to offer a wide range of benefits so you can spoil yourself – or someone you love – every now and then.
We’ve introduced healthy hikes around Queen’s Hospital – our walks are the perfect place to get away from it all during your break, take in some fresh air and have a quick work out with a friend.
Helping you get the best work-life balance
We want to keep you healthy and happy, so we offer a range of sports, activities and relaxing therapies.
Sports and exercise
- yoga and pilates
- aerobics and body conditioning
- table tennis
Pampering and complimentary therapies
- sport massage
Motivational and healthy events
- Walk to Work
- Cycle to Work
- Global Corporate Challenge
- Work out at Work Day
- The Big Dance
- Fruity Friday
- Healthy Holidays week
We also offer links to other health and wellbeing services, including mental health therapies and the employee assistance programme.
Occupational health services
We provide Occupational health services for our staff, other NHS organisations, private clients and the voluntary sector, making sure you have a healthy workforce with the best work-life balance.
Our team includes occupational health doctors, specialist nurse practitioners, occupational health advisors, physiotherapists and health and wellbeing advisors.
We’ve been accredited by the Safe, Effective, Quality Occupational Health Service (SEQOHS) since 2015.
Contact the occupational health and wellbeing team
For a confidential chat about your requirements, or to see how we can help your organisation, call or email us:
- Telephone 01708 435177 Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm
- Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Our staff benefits
As well as the fantasitc NHS benefits, here are just some of the benefits our staff love:
Salary sacrifice scheme (pay for goods straight from your paycheck, before tax)
- bikes, cars and car parking
- technology and white goods
- childcare vouchers
Discounts and memberships
- gym memberships
- free eye tests
- taste card
- My Trust Benefits
- Doddle parcel service
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