Quick facts

About Holy Cross College

What is it like to work for Holy Cross College

My Team
My Team

A particularly memorable event was when they held a Mission and Ethos Day in July 2011 where different activities were organised for staff to take part in. There was for example, a barge trip around Salford, a trip to the Lake District, visits to museums and a day of indoor skiing.

Giving Something Back
Giving Something Back

Holycross Sixth Form College educate young people in order that they have the opportunity to develop spiritually, morally and intellectually. Holycross have an environmental group comprising staff and students which works in the local community doing conservation work, for example tree planting.

Fair Deal
Fair Deal
As an organisation they pay employees appropriately for the jobs they undertake. They thank them publicly and privately and involve them in decision making and the establishing of targets for improvement as individuals, teams and as a whole college. They have a small number of celebratory events for staff which are funded or part funded.

Learn more about the 8 factors of workplace engagement here


  • Women

    At least 33% of senior managers are women

  • Holidays

    Companies offering a minimum of 25 days annual leave

  • Gym

    On-site gym or subsidised gym memberships

  • Charity Activities
    Charity Activities

    10% of staff undertake charitable activities during business hours

  • Long Service
    Long Service

    40% of employees with more than 5 years' service

  • Pensions

Company Statistics

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  • Staff:


  • Male : Female:

    32% / 68%

  • Average Age:


  • Earning £35,000+:


  • Staff Turnover:



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