Human Resources

Latest news

Latest Reward and Benefits news for employees:

Our staff discounts provider is changing. Added 30/9/22

'Xexec' will become 'Reward Gateway' on 6th October 2022

We are excited to be bringing new and improved discounts to Sussex Staff! Please do visit again from 6th October 2022 when you will be able to click on the Reward Gateway tile on our page.  The link to the new improved platform will be live from this date. 

Link to today's news story :Save £100s/year on shopping through new staff discounts platform, Reward Gateway : Staff Hub : University of Sussex


Annual Leave Purchase Scheme. Added 17/6/22

If you are wanting to purchase additional leave for use from October 2022, the next ALPS window is open for applications from 1st July 2022 to 31st August 2022.  Application forms are to be signed off by your manager first, so please consider this in making your application by the deadline.

Please follow the links on the ALPS tab on this page to find the application form, and to learn more via the FAQs, the guidance notes and the ALPS policy. 


Cycle to Work. Added 8/1/21

We have some great news!  Your Cycle to Work lease limit has increased to £3000 and is payable over a longer term. 

Please follow the links on the Cycle to Work tab on this page to learn more.


Financial Wellbeing Employee Toolkit.  Added 24/04/20 

Financial Wellbeing is about having a sense of confidence and security around money.  This can be difficult to achieve for many of us on a day-to-day basis.  At the current time, the University is aware that achieving this might be even more difficult.

Mercer are a leading firm in pension services, and our Pensions Team work with them on pensions education, engagement and awareness. Mercer have launched a suite of free Financial Wellbeing information and resources to help you.

You are free to view and download content.  This can also be shared with family and friends.  Content will be updated on the site over the coming weeks/months.