Human Resources

Contribution Pay Scheme

Check the timetable for the 2017 Contribution Pay process.

Please send Outstanding Contribution nominations to the Contribution Pay mailbox.  

Please also send any queries about Contribution Pay to the Contribution Pay mailbox as this is monitored daily.

Recognising Excellence Scheme

The Recognising Excellence Scheme deals with one-off payments only. The value of the payments will be £750 (pro rata for part-time staff ) and cover the current qualifying year August to July. This scheme will be managed at department/faculty/school level.

You can nominate yourself to be considered for an award, or your line manager can nominate you.

Eligibility

You will need:

  • to be in Grade 1 to 9, and
  • have 6 months service in the current qualifying year (August to July), and
  • have taken part in an SDPR or SDPR+ to cover the current qualifying year (August to July).

Your Head of Department/Director of Administration/Director of Technical Services will notify you of the process and the timescales for applying for an award.

Outstanding Contribution Scheme

The Outstanding Contribution Scheme deals with nominations for contribution points only. You can nominate yourself to be considered for an award, or your line manager can nominate you.

Eligibility

You will need to:

  • be in Grade 1 to 9, and
  • have taken part in an SDPR or SDPR+ to cover the current qualifying year (August to July), and
  • have been paid at or above the non-discretionary maximum point of the grade (excluding the top contribution point) for a minimum of 6 months, and
  • not have your salary protected under the University's pay protection arrangements, and
  • have received a Recognising Excellence award in the previous year, and
  • not be subject to any form of performance monitoring under the Capability Procedure or Sickness Absence policy, nor have received a disciplinary warning, and
  • have not been considered for an Outstanding Contribution award in the previous year.

Your Head of Department/Director of Administration/Director of Technical Services will notify eligible staff of the nomination process.