Our commitment to being an employer of choice

From December 2021, we’re the first large provider of care and housing to pay all our colleagues, whatever their age or where they work, at or above the Living Wage Foundation’s ‘Real Living Wage’.


Take advantage of a wide range of retail discounts to make your money go further

My Shopping Discounts is the free way to get cashback or money off the things you buy – from your everyday supermarket shopping to holidays and electrical items.

Find out more and start saving

A £4.99 fee gives you access for two years to the Blue Light Card’s offers and discounts.

Find out more here

You and four of your friends and family can claim an online discount with EE or O2 – for new and existing customers purchasing a new mobile contract online.

With EE you’ll get a 20% discount

On the following plans:

  • 12 month SIM Only plans
  • 12 month Mobile Broadband plans
  • Standard non 5G – 24 month phone plans (Including Upgrade Anytime Smart plans) with no discount/ Time limited offer already applied
  • 24 month Mobile broadband or tablet plans with no discount already applied

Follow the steps set out in this handy guide which tells you how you can get up to five discount codes, so four of your friends and family can benefit too.



With O2 you’ll get a 25% discount

Get up to 25% off your Airtime Plan (data, minutes and texts) when you buy a new phone or tablet on O2 Refresh, directly from O2.

Visit to claim your discount.

Enter our company code: HANOH

Claim your discount once you’ve bought a new phone or tablet. But remember that you’ll need to request it within 28 days of the start of your O2 Refresh contract.

Your Device Plan (the monthly cost of your device) isn’t included in the offer.

Day Lewis pharmacy offer a 30% discount for people in jobs associated with care (excludes NHS prescriptions, milk powder and nappies). All you need to do is present your ID badge at the till to receive the discount.
Find out if there’s a Day Lewis pharmacy near you

Working for Anchor means you qualify for Individual CostCo Membership and you can make big savings on your wholesale shopping.

Sign up for membership in store

Then download this £10 voucher  to spend online at

New members only. Offer valid until 31/08/22

You’ll just need your ID badge or your current pay slip to prove your employment PLUS one piece of photographic identification.

The annual membership fee for Standard Individual Membership is £28 ex VAT (£33.60 inc VAT). Your membership is valid at all 29 UK locations.

The Company Shop offers perfectly good quality surplus food and household brands at low prices through its member-only supermarkets.

The Company Shop Membership is free and available to you as an Anchor employee.

Apply for your card here

Once you’ve received your card, you can also  nominate two other people (who do not qualify) for their own cards.

They have 14 superstores nationwide – check here to see if there’s one near you.

With the Microsoft Home Use Program  you can save 30% on an annual subscription for Office 365 Home or Office 365 Personal for use on personal devices.

Sign up now – just enter your own work email address. 

If you don’t have a work email address use If you follow this option, you’ll also need to send the Reward Team an email to let them know so they can forward you the joining instructions link

Salary Finance

We work with Salary Finance to give you access to financial products and tools and tips that may be able to help you be better with money

Tools and tips to help you understand your money better.

  • Salary Finance has tips and guides on budgeting, saving and managing debt. 
  • They provide budget planner to help you take control of your spending
  • Access a Savings Calculator to find out how long or how much you need to save. 

Find Out More

Important: This is an option, not a recommendation. Anchor does not benefit from offering this service and all your communications will be with Salary Finance. This content is for guidance and educational purposes only and is generic in nature. Salary Finance does not offer regulated financial advice. Please seek independent financial advice. 

Planning for the Future

Helping you plan for your future

Savings & Loans

Access a range of financial products as well as tools and tips for managing your money 

The MoneyWise service is available to all our colleagues and housing customers.

Our team of advisors can offer advice about means-tested and non-means tested benefits, estate planning, powers of attorney and budgeting.

Or call them on 0800 023 4477

The EnergyWise service is available to all our colleagues and housing customers.

Our team of advisors can offer advice about smart meters, energy comparison checks and energy bills. They can also help you switch supplier or tariff switch for you over the phone. Simply call with your bill in hand.

Email or call 0800 023 2029

While You Work

A small thank you for everything you do for us

Tea and coffee available wherever you are. We like a brew, and know lots of you do too.

Free parking is available at the majority of our care and housing locations, and at our Bradford  office – subject to availability.

If you work in Care Services and want the day off on your birthday, we’ll do everything we can to make sure your leave request is approved. It’ll come from your annual leave allocation as normal.

If you’re a carer or a housekeeper, you’ll be given a uniform to wear.

If you work at or visit the Bradford office you can get discounted parking at the some of the local car parks.

Hall Ings Early Bird special – park between 05.30 – 09.30 until 23.59 and pay £3.50.

Bradford South Gate Early Bird special – park between 06.00 – 09.30 until 23.59 and pay £4.50.


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