Compare Hays vs NHS BETA

See how working at Hays vs. NHS compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Hays vs. NHS. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Hays

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NHS

Employee Ratings

  • Hays scored higher in 3 areas: Senior Management, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • NHS scored higher in 5 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Career Opportunities.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 3530 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 5091 reviews)
NHS employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Hays employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.5
NHS employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Hays employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Hays Ceo Alistair R. Cox
87%
87%Alistair R. Cox
CEO Approval
NHS Ceo Simon Stevens
85%
85%Simon Stevens
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
71%
% Recommend to a friend
78%
NHS employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than Hays employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
60%
Hays employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 7% higher than NHS employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
53%

Salaries

NHS has 13,311 more total submitted salaries than Hays.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Intern56 Salaries
£16,612/yr
Administrative Assistant29 Salaries
£19,801/yr
Associate Consultant75 Salaries
£20,312/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Ward Manager418 Salaries
£29,602/yr
Administrative Assistant441 Salaries
£20,000/yr
Healthcare Assistant330 Salaries
£20,424/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Career progression" was the most mentioned Pro at Hays.
  • "Nhs" was the most mentioned Pro at NHS.
  • Hays had 190 more reviews than NHS that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Career progression"(in 161 reviews)
"Work hard play"(in 157 reviews)
Pros
"Nhs"(in 210 reviews)
"Good pension"(in 140 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 495 reviews)
"Working hours"(in 141 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 305 reviews)
"Nhs"(in 196 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Recruitment Consultant

I worked at Hays full-time for more than a year

Pros

Social, Professional, Excellent Training, Fun

Cons

Base Salary low, Long hours and KPI driven

"Amazing"11 Jun 2021

Current Employee - Sales

I have been working at NHS full-time

Pros

helping others and being happy

Cons

low pay and paying to park

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