Joseph Rowntree Foundation

United Kingdom

About Joseph Rowntree Foundation

We currently employ over 800 full and part-time staff at different locations in York and London. We also have a small team based in Glasgow. We offer a range of careers and employment opportunities, including roles in administration, research, IT, communications, and finance.

Our commitment to Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

Every role across the organisation contributes to the work we do to inspire social change. You could be providing excellent services or being involved in our highly regarded research.

At JRF/JRHT we believe in giving everyone an equal chance to succeed. Applications are welcome from all regardless of age, disability, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy or maternity, religion or belief, race, sex, sexual orientation, trans status or social economic background. We positively encourage applications from people with experience of living in poverty.

We are a Disability Confident Employer. This means that we are committed to the recruitment, progression and retention of disabled individuals. We shall also offer interviews to disabled candidates who meet the minimum criteria for the job. If you have a disability, please tell us if you would like to be considered for an interview under the Disability Confident Scheme.

Benefits of working here

We strive to make everyone feel able to be themselves at work, feel supported and enjoy a healthy work life balance. 

  • Excellent defined contribution pension scheme with employer contributions of 6%
  • Real living wage employer
  • 33 days holidays (incl. bank holidays) – plus option to buy or sell more
  • Discount packages with over 800 retailers e.g. shopping, utilities and leisure
  • Enhanced maternity, paternity and adoption pay
  • Health care cash plan
  • Low cost employee loans & saving accounts with Leeds Credit Union
  • Cycle to work schemes
  • Employee Assistance programme (giving completely confidential care, support and advice when you need it 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.)
  • Season Ticket Travel Loan
  • Give as you earn scheme
  • Eye care vouchers
  • Free onsite parking
  • Excellent training and development
  • Free hot drinks
  • Onsite First Aiders and Mental Health First Aiders

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