Civil Service United Kingdom Reviews

Updated Aug 11, 2022

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4.0
85%
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79%
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Civil Service United Kingdom Cabinet Secretary  Sir Jeremy Heywood
Sir Jeremy Heywood
216 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good benefits such as flexible working(in 128 reviews)

  • "There is a Good work life balance(in 102 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Private sector provides more money(in 51 reviews)

  • "None as I have enjoyed working in Civil Service(in 29 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      MoD Ground School Instructor

      Jul 2, 2022 - Instructor 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great job, looked after, interesting

      Cons

      Not much progression and lack of pay rises

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Great place to work

      Aug 11, 2022 - Senior Service Designer in London, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      People are very friendly and the work is very interesting.

      Cons

      Nothing I think it’s a good place to work

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great place to work

      Aug 11, 2022 - Agile Delivery Manager 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Excellent training opportunities, supportive team who strive for agile improvements, excellent work life balance, amazing pension scheme

      Cons

      Less competitive pay than some other industries

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great place to work

      Aug 11, 2022 - MI, Resource and Planning Manager 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great work life balance and wellbeing

      Cons

      The pay rises aren't in line with living standards and are under constant scrutiny by the current government

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    5. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Civil Service

      Aug 11, 2022 - Senior Civil Servant 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Steady secure employment with prospects

      Cons

      Old fashioned thinking resistant to innovation

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Civil Service

      Aug 10, 2022 - Civil Service in London, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      good place to work at

      Cons

      No cons to add really

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Very good

      Aug 9, 2022 - Manager 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      good pay flexible working patterns benefits discounted reward system

      Cons

      no say in hybrid working patterns have to do an early and a late

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Very good

      Aug 9, 2022 - Workcoach 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Lovely people and enviroment for all

      Cons

      Good enviroment beginning to end

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    9. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Good Steady Job

      Aug 9, 2022 - Technical Support Engineer in Marham, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      The Pension is fantastic, I didn't realise until I left.

      Cons

      The move you to a role and give you no choice

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great experience

      Aug 8, 2022 - Safeguarding Officer 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Supportive employer learnt a lot

      Cons

      Difficult to earn more and progress

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    Civil Service United Kingdom has an overall rating of 4.0 out of 5, based on over 1,140 reviews left anonymously by employees. 85% of employees would recommend working at Civil Service United Kingdom to a friend and 59% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has been stable over the past 12 months.

    According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Civil Service United Kingdom employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.4 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Civil Service United Kingdom. This rating has decreased by -1% over the last 12 months.

    85% of Civil Service United Kingdom employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Civil Service United Kingdom 4.2 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.9 for culture and values and 3.8 for career opportunities.

    According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at Civil Service United Kingdom to be coworkers, career development, benefits and the cons to be culture, management, compensation.

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