Working for Us

Gower College Swansea aims to be an employer of choice in the region and as such we have developed a range of excellent staff benefits including:

Holidays

  • A generous annual leave entitlement
  • Teaching Staff - 46 days, plus bank holidays and up to 5 efficiency days at Christmas
  • Support Staff  28 - 32 days, plus bank holidays and up to 5 efficiency days at Christmas

Pensions

Substantially discounted gym membership  

The Sport Centre at Tycoch has a fully equipped conditioning studio boasting tread climbers, treadmills, bicycles, free weights, rowing machines and elliptical trainers.  We have a power room and boxing area a multi-purpose sports hall and squash courts. In addition to this we offer a programme of classes including Spin, Circuits and Pilates at £2.50 a class. All of this is offered for an extremely competitive annual membership fee of £60 per year. 

Employee Assistance Programme

College staff have access to a confidential impartial advice and support service 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. The service is free to staff to access whenever it is needed. The support provided includes legal and well being advice as well as a counselling service.

Additional benefits include:

  • Competitive salaries
  • Flexible working
  • Commitment to equality and diversity
  • Childcare voucher scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Health care cash plan
  • Discounted study opportunities on College programmes
  • Access to holistic and complementary therapy treatments and facilities.