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Health, well-being and work-life balance

  • Working hours - Standard full-time working week for staff on Salary Bands 1-5 is 35 hours per week (excluding lunch breaks). NB Members of staff at Salary Bands 6-10 will normally be expected to work such hours and such days as are required to fulfil the responsibilities of their contract.
  • Holiday- annual leave, closure days and public holidays
  • SDU Fitness classes
  • Occupational Sick Pay
  • LSE Student Union Gym
  • Medical Centre and Dentist
  • Staff Counsellor
  • Private Health Care - the British United Provident Association (BUPA) offers LSE members of staff a discount (up to as much as 50 per cent depending on package) off its standard rates. Members of staff who are interested in joining BUPA, should contact BUPA directly.



Financial assistance

Training and development

For full details of the training and development, please see the web pages of the respective units:

The School also offers fee remission to members of staff with at least six months' continuous service at the time of commencement of the programme.


The School recognises the following trade unions:

Other campus facilities


The LSE main campus is situated off Aldwych in the heart of London, close to the City and Covent Garden.

For more information, please contact HR Services.