Catalyst benefits

Our people bring energy, imagination and drive to our work every day – an enormous contribution that deserves to be rewarded. Our competitive salaries, great benefits and people-friendly policies demonstrate how much we value and support our colleagues.

Competitive salaries

Regularly benchmarked against current market rates

up to 27 days annual leave

With opportunities to buy and sell additional annual leave

Flexible working

Flexible working arrangements can be arranged subject to business needs


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Family friendly benefit

Maternity, Paternity, Parental and shared parental leave and statutory pay

Volunteering day

Two paid days off to support your local community

9% pension match

A generous salary sacrifice pension scheme: matching a contribution of 3- 5% of your monthly salary with up to another 9% by us

Healthcare cachback plan

For you and any dependants, covering dental fees, eye-care, wellbeing massages, physio, chiropody and much more

Learning and development programme

Investment in your personal development and training begins as soon as you start work with us, and continues throughout your career

Our colleagues also benefit from:

  • Support if you need to take time off work for emergencies
  • An Employee Assistance Programme which provides free, confidential advice on personal and legal matters – for you and those close to you
  • Interest free travel loans for annual season ticket holders using public transport and annual car parking fees
  • Bicycle and equipment can be purchased via our salary sacrifice scheme
  • Life Assurance benefit to protect your family. Support for those with caring responsibilities
  • A death in service benefit, worth four times your salary, goes to nominated beneficiaries
  • ‘On the spot’ recognition awards to celebrate successes throughout the year and two annual achievements awards schemes
  • All vacancies and new roles are advertised internally and colleagues are encouraged to apply.
  • One paid-for subscription or membership to one professional body that is relevant and necessary to your role and duties
  • Everyone has a Professional Development Plan, which helps you and your manager identify and plan how you’ll gain new skills and experiences and achieve your career goals
  • Twice yearly off-site conferences, where we come together to celebrate successes and generally have a good time!
  • Free tea and coffee, fridges to store your lunch, toasters and microwaves
  • A great office environment which offers a hangout area with pool table, comfy sofas and TVs. We also have shower facilities at our Ealing Gateway office for the athletes/cyclists out there
  • Weekly yoga classes and a range of other sports, wellbeing and general social clubs, with events that everyone can get involved in throughout the year
  • Gym discounts for a range of well-known health clubs.

Benefits may vary if you are working for a subsidiary of Catalyst.

Current vacancies

We’re committed to building an organisation where everyone is welcome, supported and able to thrive and we want to represent the communities we serve and know that diverse talent builds a better Catalyst, every colleague plays a key role in our success.

Find your career

Celebrating our people

We value and reward the contribution that our people make, and support each and every colleague to develop their talent to its fullest potential. We offer a wide range of benefits, and invest in learning and development for everyone, from day one.

Shine like a star

Diversity and Inclusion

We want all colleagues to thrive, develop and succeed. We want to make sure our diversity and inclusion principles are weaved into all personal development and we have a mentoring and shadow executive committee programme to bring on talent.

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