Health and wellbeing staff benefits

This webpage is for use by Surrey County Council (SCC) staff only.

  • Health care cash plan - Simply Health
  • Mercer - Mercer offers help and advice on private medical insurance cover. They are a specialist broker and their experts will help you arrange cover with confidence.
  • Eye tests - Staff who use Display User Equipment (computer monitors) are entitled to a free eye test every two years. Schools staff are not covered by the SCC scheme and should contact their school for this benefits. For Surrey non-school staff, there are no up-front costs and over 3,000 independent and high street opticians are affiliated to the scheme. For more information, search for 'eye test' on the s-net.

If you do not have access to the internal s-net or if you need further advice please contact My Helpdesk:

  • by email at
  • or internal to My Helpdesk HR/CAE/SCC
  • or by phone on 020 8541 9000 (Option 1) (line closed from 12.30pm to 1.30pm).
  • Please check that you are happy with the choices you make before signing up for these benefits.

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