Leicester City Council Reviews

Updated 1 Aug 2020

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3.5
65%
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68%
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Leicester City Council Mayor  Peter Soulsby
Peter Soulsby
13 Ratings
  1. "Great Place to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Paralegal in Leicester, England
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Leicester City Council full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Flexible, Proactive, Helpful, Supportive, Fun

    Cons

    Unfortunately there are no bonuses.

  2. "Pretty good"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Local Government Officer in Leicester, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Leicester City Council full-time

    Pros

    Good sickness policy for one off absences

    Cons

    Not too sure about follow up sickness absenceses


  3. "Good time"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Marketing Manager in Derby, England

    I have been working at Leicester City Council part-time

    Pros

    Good- I like it there

    Cons

    Lots of stress and deadlines

  4. "Very good"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Business Support Services Assistant in Leicester, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Leicester City Council full-time

    Pros

    Very nice place to work

    Cons

    Not any I found for cons.

  5. "It’s Okay"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Co-ordinators in Leicester, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Leicester City Council full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Job Security, okay atmosphere depending which department you are based in

    Cons

    Sometimes feel alone even when working in large teams

  6. "Yes"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Firefighter in Leicester, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Leicester City Council full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great place to work

    Cons

    Non it's great all the bells and whistles

  7. "Hierarchical management system"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Children's Mental Health 
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Leicester City Council full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    I enjoyed my job role but management listened to gossip and hearsay resulting in loyal diligent employees being treated unfairly and feeling forced to resign.

    Cons

    Management do not treat employees as equals, felt undermined, intimidated and bullied.

  8. "Manager is a Machiavellian."

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Tree Section in Leicester, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Leicester City Council full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Salary,some people i worked with, holidays flexi-time.

    Cons

    Clicky, yes man approach, pushed out, lies from HR Man and other council employees.

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  9. "n/a"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Operative in Leicester, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Leicester City Council full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Free course for training

    Cons

    The training was not good.

  10. "Great company to work for."

    5.0
    Current Employee - School Crossing Patrol in Leicester, England

    I have been working at Leicester City Council part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Autonomy of work Trusting Care for your safety

    Cons

    Not enough hours to fill a working week

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