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Co-op Group Benefits

48 Ratings

Employer Summary

You can get a huge amount of personal satisfaction from working for the Co-op because you know you’re working for a unique organisation that intrinsically believes in being fair and doing good. But it’s always nice to have some personal rewards and benefits too. Well, don’t worry, you’ll get more than your fair share of those.


We offer:

  • A competitive salary
  • A personal holiday entitlement of up to 31 days
  • An award-winning Pension Scheme
  • Tax-and NIC-advantageous salary sacrifice schemes (currently Pensions & Childcare Vouchers)
  • An Employee Assistance Programme, which provides expert help and advice on a wide range of issues.


If you’re a member, you’re also entitled to a range of Employee Member Benefits, including:

  • 10% discount from Co-op Food, rising to 20% on pay day.
  • Discounts across our Co-op Legal Services
  • 25% off Home Insurance with Co-op Insurance
  • Offers and discounts on everything from fun days out and driving lessons to health spas and hotel breaks
  • Rental Deposit Loan Scheme (similar to a season ticket loan) to go towards the cost of a deposit, if you’re looking to rent your own home.

For those based in 1 Angel Square, you’ll also benefit from:

  • A subsidised restaurant
  • Sports and social club with a gym & aerobics studio
  • Discounted theatre and show tickets.

Employee Benefit Reviews

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  • 16 Sep 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Manchester, England

    Best is the 10% pension contribution Worst is the. Lack of long term incentive packages

  • 30 Dec 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Portland, England

    very poor benefit package unless your higher management, can open new shops everywhere but can't pay competitive wage.

  • 06 Dec 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Team Manager in Bristol, England

    You can get same benefits even if not employed by coop.

  • 17 Nov 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former CSM in Brighton, England

    Limited number of benefits, all not very useful.

  • 09 Sep 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Store Manager in Manchester, England

    A great bonus when it is achieved.

    Co-op Group Response

    Thanks for the feedback. ^Scott

  • 23 Aug 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in London, England

    Good perks especially colleague discount

    Co-op Group Response

    Thanks for your feedback. ^Sophie

  • 28 Aug 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Assistant Store Manager in London, England

    statutory - you do get sick pay and extra holidays after a period of service

  • 01 Jul 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Customer Team Member in Epsom, England

    The discount is good as it is on food. and the friday after pay day is a double discount too. The breaks are planned out very well so no one suffers.

    Co-op Group Response

    Thankyou for your review. It's great to hear you like the discount. Be sure to check out the Co-op Benefits website to see all the other exclusive discounts and offer available to all colleagues... More

  • 20 Jun 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in London, England

    It was upto the Store Manager. It was difficult to even get a sick leave. there has been days when i was so ill and still had to work.

    Co-op Group Response

    Very sorry to hear this. Were you able to speak to HR People Services to air your concerns? We recommend that you do so. Thanks, ^Sophie

  • 28 Mar 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Team Leader in Manchester, England

    Good pension with a reasonable contribution from the Co-op

    Co-op Group Response

    Thanks for your feedback. ^Sophie

Benefits Summary

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Insurance, Health & Wellness

  • Critical Illness Cover
  • Income Protection
  • Life Insurance
  • Health Cash Plan
  • Health Insurance
  • Death in Service
  • Vision Insurance
  • Dental Insurance

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