At Lumo we value diversity and promote inclusion. We are a progressive and inclusive employer. We value differences such as age, gender, LGBTQ+, ethnicity, religion, and disability. All our colleagues have a voice and are supported to be their authentic selves at work. There will be no demarcation of roles and everyone will play a part in the decision making of the company. You’ll also get:
The Company’s Defined Contribution pension scheme is the FirstGroup Enhanced Lifetime Savings Plan which is currently provided by Legal & General. The plan allows you to build a pot of money that you can usually access from the age of 55. The size of your pension pot will depend on how much you pay in, how your investments perform and the effect of any charges. Lumo will pay in a minimum of 10% (5% employee contribution and 5% employer contribution) to a maximum total contribution of 20%. (10% Colleague Contribution and 10% Employer Contribution)* Lumo operates an auto enrolment for the pension scheme that can be opted out of following the first deduction.
Lumo would like to ensure that your loved ones are looked after in the event of you passing while working for the business. With this in mind we have teamed up with The Canada Life Scheme which entitles colleagues to nominate beneficiaries to receive up to four times your annual salary payment, which will be paid to your nominates beneficiary(s) based on your Expression of Wish should you die in service.
Lumo have partnered with Health Assured to provide our colleagues with 24/7 complimentary access to an enhanced Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) to ensure that there’s a productive, healthy environment that is conducive to a healthy lifestyle.
Being part of the FirstGroup family allows Lumo to be able to give our team some amazing travel offers across the business on both bus and rail. Offers include but are not limited to:
*Available after completing 6 months service.
FirstGroup have launched MyFirstExclusives a money saving available to all colleagues after six months of service. The App gives our colleagues the opportunity to save on the go or get huge discounts on bigger purchases or savings when planning your weekly shop. We have partnered with over 1000 retailers including Curry’s, Apple, Hello Fresh, H&M plus there is many more to choose from including helping you to earn cash back on purchases or get money off your shopping.
Colleagues who have worked with Lumo or FirstGroup for six months or more become eligible to join our employee share plans, look out for your invitation letter from the plan administrators in the post. Save as You Earn – gives you the opportunity to save a regular amount each month for 3 years. At the end of the savings period you can use your savings to buy shares at a discounted price, which is set at the start of the Scheme, or take your savings as cash. Buy as You Earn – allows you to buy shares each month, with 2 free ‘matching’ shares for each 3 shares you buy. You vary the amount you save or stop it at any time. You need to participate in the scheme for at least 3 years to receive the matching shares.