Central Bedfordshire Council Reviews

Updated Jan 10, 2022

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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 8 years

    Fair Employer

    Dec 29, 2021 - Human Resources Business Partner in Shefford, England
    Recommend
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    Pros

    CBC is a fair employer with lots of potential for employee development, it offers agile and flexible working with IT kit and equipment provided. There's a broad range of opportunities on offer.

    Cons

    As with any organisation the quality of the manager typically dictates the culture of the team.

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  2. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Great place to work.

    Jan 8, 2022 - Customer Services Assistant in Dunstable, England
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Good pension, nice colleagues, supportive work culture

    Cons

    Delay in accepting interview and starting position

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  3. 3.0
    Current Employee

    Good Employee, Sub-Par Wages

    Jan 10, 2022 - Flood Risk and Drainage Engineer in Biggleswade, England
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    Pros

    Remote Working Promoted Travel Subsidy Flexi Leave

    Cons

    Sub-Par Wages Lack of Focus on Employee Progression

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  4. 4.0
    Former Employee, less than 1 year

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    Nov 16, 2021 - Financial Advisor 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Very flexible working hours Good Facilities Support study

    Cons

    No near amenities need to drive into next town

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  5. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Good to work for

    Nov 3, 2021 - Career Advisor in Dunstable, England
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    Pros

    Good family orientated business, with flexibility. A lot of training opportunities

    Cons

    No cons for now. All is as expected.

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  6. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Good place to work

    Oct 4, 2021 - Project Manager 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Good life balance, lots of work opportunities, fairly modern

    Cons

    Historical issues within the services

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  7. 3.0
    Current Employee

    Ok

    Aug 28, 2021 - CSA - Customer Service Associate in Dunstable, England
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Some opportunity to progress Pay rises initially

    Cons

    No feeling of value, theres a lot going on behind the scenes that you won't know about until very last minute. Communication is poor

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  8. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 5 years

    Good place, good people, very bureaucratic!

    Aug 5, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
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    Pros

    Great people, principally people and values great. Flexible working, supportive managers

    Cons

    Slow to get things done, lots of red tape! Can get difficult with pockets of blame culture still present and bureaucracy which can be frustrating to work within.

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  9. 3.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Working in CBC

    Jul 6, 2021 - Project Manager 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    This is a great place to work

    Cons

    None that I can think of

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  10. 3.0
    Former Employee

    Comments would be out of date now due to Covid

    Jun 14, 2021 - Customer Relations Assistant in Bedford, England
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Modern offices. Rural location. Strong customer service focus.

    Cons

    Limited on-site facilities. Usual frustrations of work in local goverment, especiallt around budget review time.

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