Quick facts
  • What we do:
    Health & Wellbeing Spa Resort
  • Year established:
    1925
  • Website:
    http://Champneys.com
  • Contact
    • Champneys Tring, Chesham Road, Wigginton, Hertfordshire, HP23 6HY

About Champneys

Established in Britain over 90 years ago, Champneys are a health and wellbeing spa resort with more than 13 sites in the UK. Their mantra is that wellness is a way of life.

They are driven by the simple belief that lasting beauty is more than just skin deep. That’s why Champneys offer a retreat that aims to achieve health and happiness through expert knowledge, fitness services, spa treatments and great cuisine.

The company started out as the extraordinary vision of an eccentric Latvia massage pioneer called Stanley Lief and are now seen as the ‘go-to’ spa.

The company’s values are built on credibility, the importance of wellbeing, sensory experiences and expert staff.

Champneys aim to be a world-class aspirational brand, embracing all areas of wellbeing through their health resorts, day spas and spa products.


What is it like to work for Champneys

Personal Growth
Personal Growth
Progression is key and Champneys support and encourage this. Therapists can become general managers and kitchen porters can train to become sous chefs and so on. This development and change is actively supported through training.
My Team
My Team
Champneys reward their teams and recognises staff through awards nights and reward and recognition evenings. Long-serving employees have their length of service recognised with a complimentary visit to the London Eye and a meal in its restaurant.
My Company
My Company
They have recently introduced regular newsletters, decorated staff rooms, provided certificates for LSA, launched company activities, enhanced their referral scheme and introduced additional training for staff.

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Benefits:

  • Charity Activities
    Charity Activities

    At least 20% of staff are known to undertake charitable activities during business hours without incurring financial loss

  • Women
    Women

    At least 40% of senior managers are women

  • Holidays
    Holidays

    Companies offering a minimum of 25 days annual leave to all employees

  • Gym
    Gym

    companies offering either free gym/ sports facilities or offering subsidised gym membership for all employees

  • Family Friendly
    Family Friendly

    School hours contracts offered to staff

Company Statistics

  • UK sites:

    13

  • Average Age:

    27

  • Earning £35,000+:

    3%

  • Male : Female:

    35% / 65%

  • Staff Turnover:

    41%

  • Staff:

    789

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