Employee benefits

Some of the perks of working here include...

Work/Life Balance

  • Time off - 25 days annual leave per year with an extra day for each year of service up to 30 days. Plus bank holidays and extra time off between Christmas and New Year
  • Flexible working - Flexible working and time off in lieu can be arranged subject to role
  • Museum card – access to a shared Museum Card giving you free entry to exhibitions in over 900 museums and galleries in the UK!
  • Friendly office in a great location – we hotdesk while working at our hub, the Good Growth Hub in Hackney Wick. Work laptops and work mobile phones are provided (subject to role)
  • Access to WorkPlace Options, our Employee Assistant Programme which includes free short-term counselling


  • Childcare Voucher scheme
  • Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Pay with qualifying service
  • Life assurance (4 x salary) for your loved ones


  • Interest-free season ticket loans
  • Cycle to Work scheme


  • Contribution towards pensions 5% of basic salary

Eyesight tests and glasses

  • Up to £25 for the costs of eyesight tests and up to £80 (depending on type of prescription) towards the costs of prescription glasses.

Professional development

  • Training to support you in your job role and career with discretionary study leave up to 5 days
  • Opportunities to work across all of A New Direction’s programmes and events