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Rewards & Benefits

Our talented Policy Advisers take on high levels of responsibility and advise on policies that matter to millions. We’ve developed a rewards package to reflect their impact.

Rewards & Benefits

You’ll receive a starting salary of £30,000. Whilst on the Graduate Development Programme, policy advisers will receive a salary uplift to £34,710 after 18 months and either £37,400 (Darlington) or £40,400 (London) after 3 years  – both uplifts are subject to satisfactory performance reviews.

In addition, you’ll receive a package of benefits that include:

  • 25 days’ annual leave (rising to 30 after 5 years), plus public holidays and the King’s birthday
  • Flexible working patterns (part-time, job-share, condensed hours)
  • Access to a generous Defined Benefit pension scheme with employer contributions. Find out more about Civil Service pensions.
  • Onsite restaurant, coffee bar, gym, showers & prayer room
  • Access to a cycle-to-work salary sacrifice scheme, season ticket advances and payroll giving
  • A Rental Deposit Advance Scheme which helps employees to meet the total costs of deposits for privately rented homes, which can sometimes act as a barrier to moving
  • Sports and social networks