UK National Health Service
2.8 of 5 22 reviews
www.nhs.uk Leeds, United Kingdom 5000+ Employees

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Decent; did not stay too long

Software Developer (Current Employee)
London, England

I have been working at UK National Health Service full-time for more than a year

Prosgood place to start off a career as a graduate technologist from mid ranked school. was able to learn the basics of working life before moving on to a more appropriate role.

Consbureaucracy, poor quality staff, but no worse than any public sector role, pay was not great either, but you dont work in the NHS for the money, do you?

Advice to Senior Managementnot sure they can do any more

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Creative Freedom, but suffers from Ingrained Bureaucracy

ICT Staff (Current Employee)
Middlesbrough, England

I have been working at UK National Health Service


Pros: - Comparitively good salary for a public sector company. - Good staff benefits… Cons: - Hands tied by bureacracy. - Severely outdated computer software/hardware, with seemingly no intention to upgrade. - Management are too focused on "quick wins", which reduces quality… Advice to Senior Management: Working in ICT would be so much easier if staff weren't tied down in bureaucracy and funding issues. Teams are strangled from… More

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Biomedical science

Senior Biomedical Scientist (Current Employee)
Sheffield, England

I have been working at UK National Health Service


Pros: In some cases a feeling of satisfaction when doing the… Cons: The hours, Pay structure for out of core hour work is not good compared to private sector. Being taken for granted by senior management. Decisions made at higher… Advice to Senior Management: fight for a fair budget to enable top quality patient care. The health… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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