The Greater Manchester Pension Fund is the pension scheme for the ten local authorities in Greater Manchester. As an employee of Trafford Council you will automatically be entered into this Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) unless you complete a form to opt-out within the first 3 months of employment.
Trafford employees have access to a multitude of discounts including Merlin UK, Short Breaks, Slug & Lettuce (Sale), TableNow dining club, CityCard Manchester, Panama Hatty’s (Brown Street), Tesco Stretford car wash services and Haughton Honey.
Trafford Council is committed to offering employee benefits and is working in partnership with a company called Next Jump, so that Council employees can access discounts.
‘Trafford Rewards’ is an exclusive online shopping platform that offers discounts at over 3,500 high street retailers, covering everything from weekly grocery shopping to electronics, fashion and holidays. There are also great cinema ticket discounts of approximately 30% off normal prices.