HC-One Reviews

Updated 23 Jun 2020

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3.0
49%
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53%
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HC-One Executive Chairman Sir David Behan CBE (no image)
Sir David Behan CBE
8 Ratings
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  • "Along with some lovely carers the housekeepers aren’t the nicest to work with, talk down to you & tell complete lies about you(in 20 reviews)

  • "some weeks there are long hours(in 17 reviews)

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  1. "Excellent"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Care Worker in Glasgow, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at HC-One full-time

    Pros

    The excellent opportunities available within the business

    Cons

    It was not the career i am looking to pursue

  2. "Nursing home"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Registered Nurse in Darlington, North East England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at HC-One part-time

    Pros

    Well led Friendly Good training programme Opportunity for promotion

    Cons

    Pay not as good as other care providers Frequent changes in paperwork

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  3. "I wouldn't recommend if you have other options"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Care Assistant 
    Doesn't Recommend

    I have been working at HC-One part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    It's a stable job and working with the residents is rewarding

    Cons

    Poorly paid Little respect from management Unpaid breaks Pretty demoralising Very little career progression

  4. "Minimum wage, maximum effort"

    2.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Housekeeper in South Benfleet, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at HC-One full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Meeting and getting to know the residents is by far the best part of this job

    Cons

    Its minimum wage but they expect the absolute maximum work from you, expect to be sweating all day long. Management dont care about you, we are all replaceable to them.

  5. "good al round job happy to be working here"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Chef in Redcar, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at HC-One full-time

    Pros

    great company to work for, good people, good hours for a chef.

    Cons

    demanding requirements for nutrition, short staffed at times

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  6. "Avoid"

    1.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Home Manager in Teesside County Borough, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at HC-One full-time

    Pros

    Good paper work and governance

    Cons

    Nepotism Bullying culture Unprofessional Lack integrity

  7. Helpful (1)

    "Draining"

    2.0
    Current Employee - Health Care Assistant in Leicester, England

    I have been working at HC-One part-time

    Pros

    The residents and a free meal at lunch time

    Cons

    Under Paid, over worked, miss breaks and staff don't follow procedures resulting in un safe moving and handling.

  8. "Awful"

    1.0
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    Former Employee - Care Assistant in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at HC-One full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Met some lovely residents. That's about it

    Cons

    No care evolved in the job

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  9. Helpful (2)

    "Lacking support to members"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Registered Nurse in Bristol, England

    I have been working at HC-One full-time

    Pros

    Good salary Free meals They accept overseas hires/pre-registered nurses

    Cons

    -Long hours -Old employees who have 5+ years experience are bullying new employees -lack of support for members to learn -no proper induction -not enough training

  10. "Poor senior management putting residents welfare at risk"

    2.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at HC-One full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Goal to be kind in care

    Cons

    Poor senior management MD level in some regions

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