27 Sep '15, 12pm

Two @StarbucksUK initiatives to help baristas with the cost of living. #tobeapartner

Home Sweet Loan programme, with support from Generation Rent and Shelter, will help pay rental deposits for Starbucks partners (employees) Extends National Living Wage to all partners regardless of age Starbucks UK is announcing two new initiatives as part of its on-going commitment to help partners, particularly those aged under-25, tackle the cost of living. The Home Sweet Loan programme, developed by Shelter as the Tenancy Deposit Loan Scheme, means that Starbucks will provide an interest-free loan to help partners pay rental deposits when they're moving into a new home. The first-of-its-kind programme is being launched by a private company in the UK, following the example of government departments and the Co-operative. Starbucks has also announced plans to extend the National Living Wage to all partners, including those aged under the age of 25. This commitment to the ...

Full article: https://news.starbucks.com/news/starbucks-uk-to-tackle-co...

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