Leeds City Council Reviews

Updated 17 May 2021

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Leeds City Council CEO Tom Riordan
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58 Ratings
Pros
  • "Very flexible working and generous holiday(in 15 reviews)

  • "Flexi Hours, Special Leave, Annual Leave & Good pension scheme(in 6 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Can be lack of work or two much, no work life balance(in 4 reviews)

  • "It would physical work which I’m limited in hard working(in 4 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good

      16 May 2021 - Assistant Headteacher in Leeds, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good employer, good working conditions

      Cons

      No cons - just general teacher workload

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    2. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Flexible

      17 May 2021 - Assistant Planner in Leeds, England, England
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      It is a friendly and flexible environment

      Cons

      there are no major cons to note

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Great 1st job

      11 May 2021 - Speech and Language Therapist in Leeds, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good hours, rewarding and collaborative working

      Cons

      No other SLTs in school

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    4. 3.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      n/a

      7 May 2021 - Finance Assistant in Leeds, England, England
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good culture, flexible working arrangement

      Cons

      lack of opportunity for development

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    5. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Childcare assistant role

      4 May 2021 - Childcare Assistant in Leeds, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      The pay is really good goes up every four years

      Cons

      It’s hard to move up

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    6. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 8 years

      Good Employer

      5 May 2021 - Teacher in Leeds, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good salary and opportunities for progression

      Cons

      Get rid of experienced employees over 50 yrs old.

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Teacher at Leeds City Council

      2 May 2021 - Primary School Teacher in Leeds, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      In general, good steady council to work for.

      Cons

      None to be too specific

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Leeds City Council

      30 Apr 2021 - Teacher in Leeds, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      I feel there is a supportive atmosphere

      Cons

      However there is a lack of flexibility in my job

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee

      good

      31 Mar 2021 - Substitute Teacher in Leeds, England, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      great good wonderful allowed marvelous

      Cons

      this site forced me to write this

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Museum Assistant

      16 Apr 2021 - Museum Assistant in Leeds, England, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Very varied role with many avenues to build your CV. Well paid for the museum sector. Beautiful places to work filled with history.

      Cons

      Lacks organisation. Communication between departments and teams. Progression can be slow depending

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