SGN - Not a pleasant work environment | Glassdoor.co.uk
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    "Not a pleasant work environment"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Stakeholder Engagement Manager in Horley, Surrey, South East England, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at SGN full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Most staff seem friendly enough

    Cons

    Poor training for managers. I felt very bullied by my line manager and when I tried to speak out, HR backed manager all the way. I was on the receiving end of some very unpleasant and inappropriate comments. I think there’s a reason why SGN do not have a diverse workforce. Managers seem quite old fashioned and don’t realise you cannot and should not criticise someone for how they look. Maybe you should introduce some unconscious bias training? I have offered on a a few occasions to sit down with management and HR to discuss why some of their processes are not fit for purpose but have received no response.

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    SGN2019-12-10

    SGN Response

    January 8, 2020Employee Experience Officer

    We are sorry to hear you did not have a positive experience at SGN but please be assured that, since leaving us in August last year, we have taken the feedback from your exit interview on board. Our recent employee opinion survey revealed our inclusion index to be consistent with the UK norm and we'll continue working hard to make SGN a workplace where everyone, regardless of difference, is valued, respected and encouraged to do their best. Wishing you all the very best for the future.

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    "Currently team manager"

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    Current Employee - EMS Manager in England, AR
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at SGN full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    # Pension, # over time # lots of training for field staff # good apprenticeship scheme

    Cons

    Senior management always interfering, no real career progression, big difference in payscales between D & C business for doing the same job

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    SGN2017-04-04
  2. "SGN"

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    • Work/Life Balance
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    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant 

    I have been working at SGN full-time

    Pros

    Good hours Good team to work with

    Cons

    The work can be quite boring

    SGN2020-02-21

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