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Want to know what's on offer across campus for staff? This section contains useful links about various aspects of campus life.

Eating and Shopping

Queen's Easy Pay (See 'Flexible Hospitality') – Use your staff card to pay at catering outlets
Campus Food and Drink – Where to eat and how to order delivered catering
Welcome Centre – Range of gifts on offer. 10% staff discount available
Students' Union  
Translink Smart Card – Top-up facility in the Students' Union reception
Campus Food and Drink Markets – Regular Food markets on campus, promoting local producers

Health and Active Lifestyles

Queen's Sport – Range of programmes and classes, including Adult Activity Programme and Queen's Parkrun. Staff membership rates available
Staff Wellbeing – Activities and events to support health and wellbeing, including Couch 2 5k and Pedometer Challenge

Sustainable Campus

Sustainability at Queen's – get involved in helping to reduce our environmental impact
Sustainable Travel – initiatives to encourage you to leave the car at home, including Cycle+ Scheme, Belfast Bikes, and Carshare Club 
Recycling – your A-Z Guide to recycling on campus

Perks and Benefits

Perks Directory – Employee benefit programme with over 1,500 discounts of up to 50%
Library Membership – Staff are automatic members of the Library at Queen's

For full details of the Total Reward package for staff, visit the People and Culture Directorate website.

Culture and Learning

Queen's Film Theatre – Independent film theatre on campus. Staff ticket price available
Naughton Gallery – Contemporary Art Gallery on the first floor of the Lanyon Building
Recitals and performances – Recitals and concerts, many at lunchtime, from the School of Arts, English and Languages
The Brian Friel Theatre – 120-seat studio theatre on campus
Open Learning Programme – Staff concession available


Staff Networks at Queen's – established to connect staff and celebrate the diversity of our community. Includes: Staff Disability Support Network; Parents Network; PRISM LGBT+ Staff Network; iRise BAME and International staff network; Carers' Network; Technicians Network; African Scholars Research Network; Research and Innovation Professionals Network; 'Iolra Morra More' staff network for linguistic diversity and minority languages; Queen's Communications and Marketing Staff Network.

Women's Common Room Club – open to Queen's staff and partners, and graduates. Includes a Book Club; Gardening Group; and Experimental Cookery Club

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