1. "Volunteer sent from Job Centre"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Compensation and Benefits
    Former Employee - Volunteer in Rotherham, England

    I worked at British Heart Foundation part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Coworkers were genuinely friendly and helpful

    Cons

    Sometimes there is nothing to do, especially on the shop floor (clothing side) so you’re left standing/walking around for hours on end just shuffling things around. I felt like an unofficial security guard at time which wasn’t what I took the work experience placement for. I never learnt how to work the tills.

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  1. "A great cause and a great job."

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at British Heart Foundation full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The organisation is constantly looking to improve it's performance and try new ventures. There is freedom to go about your job in the way that you think is best for the charity.

    Cons

    Little training on offer Very London focused, would have I love to London Head Office (GLH) to progress.

  2. "N/A"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Leadership 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at British Heart Foundation full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    No comment to add at this time.

    Cons

    Not an ideal place to work.

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    British Heart Foundation Response

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