British Heart Foundation Reviews

Updated Oct 12, 2021

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Pros
  • "Flexible hours, very friendly staff(in 22 reviews)

  • "The BHF is an excellent place to work because of its people(in 21 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Personal pressure to achieve as charity funded(in 37 reviews)

  • "Theyre were no job vacancies for paid staff while I was there(in 17 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years
      Featured Review

      Great place to work!

      Jun 14, 2021 - Information Technology in London, England, England
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      Pros

      Amazing dedicated people, fab Recruitment team, best place I have worked

      Cons

      Can't really think of any

      3 people found this review helpful
    2. 5.0
      Former Employee

      great company

      Oct 5, 2021 - Sales Associate in Birmingham, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      flexible encourages teamwork good cause

      Cons

      interrupted by covid pandemic so could no longer work

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    3. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Brilliant

      Oct 2, 2021 - Retail Assistant in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Everyone worked together and I was always trained to learn more everyone was friendly

      Cons

      I had no cons to the job

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Engaged

      Sep 28, 2021 - Policy and Public Affairs Officer in Edinburgh, Scotland, Scotland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      BHF is an organisation that sees you as an individual. The work-life balance is well understood and promoted. You feel valued as a member and you are given space and opportunities to grow within the organisation.

      Cons

      There could be more opportunities to have a fuller work day.

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    5. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Nice place to work

      Oct 12, 2021 - Volunteer Sales Assistant in Ashton-under-Lyne, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Friendly staff Nice place to work

      Cons

      Shop floor very small and cramped behind till

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Stipend increases each year

      Oct 6, 2021 - PhD Student in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great funding body that is very supportive

      Cons

      None that I can think of

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    7. 3.0
      Current Employee

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      Sep 30, 2021 - Manager in York, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      feel valued at work daily

      Cons

      no room for progression in the store

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    8. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      It was very friendly

      Sep 13, 2021 - Volunteer in London, England, England
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      Pros

      Everyone was very nice and welcoming.

      Cons

      can be very tiring s

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Genuinely caring employer

      Sep 11, 2021 - Senior Content Designer in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Well-supported, strong budgets and fast-paced.

      Cons

      Like other charities, occasionally suffering from an inefficient layer of middle management.

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great employer, amazing cause

      Sep 9, 2021 - Editor in London, England, England
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      Pros

      Decent salary, respectful, treat employees well, good work-life balance

      Cons

      Very hard to move up

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