Metropolitan Police Service London Reviews

Updated 1 Mar 2021

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3.7
54%
Recommend to a Friend
75%
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Metropolitan Police Service Commissioner Dame Cressida Dick (no image)
Dame Cressida Dick
40 Ratings
  1. "Excellent place to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Contractor - Senior Test Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Metropolitan Police Service for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Best place to work as a permanent or a contractor, the company takes care of their employees.

    Cons

    Not that I know of.

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  2. "Don’t join unless you can take a joke"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Police - Detective Constable in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Metropolitan Police Service full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Camaraderie, working with the best people you’ll ever work with, variety, no call / investigation ever the same. Many options to specialise.

    Cons

    You will see and deal with the worst of humanity.

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  3. "Yes"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Police Officer in London, England

    I worked at Metropolitan Police Service full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Work is varied. Great career opportunities.

    Cons

    Expect to work long shifts

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  4. "Great"

    5.0
    Current Employee - MET Police in London, England

    I have been working at Metropolitan Police Service full-time

    Pros

    Amazing fulfilling busy interesting hard

    Cons

    Long hours not much down time

  5. "Rewarding, sometimes inflexible"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Detective Sergeant in London, England

    I have been working at Metropolitan Police Service full-time

    Pros

    Rewarding and good supportive teams

    Cons

    Sometimes inflexible. Change for change sake not for the better

  6. "Good job"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Police Officer in London, England

    I worked at Metropolitan Police Service full-time

    Pros

    Great colleagues, interesting work, diverse work

    Cons

    Bad hours, poor work life balance, shift work

  7. "A highly skilled,adaptable and motivated individual."

    4.0
    Former Temporary Employee - Police Officer Trainee in London, England

    I worked at Metropolitan Police Service

    Pros

    World class training in dealing with situations and people.

    Cons

    A vast amount of paperwork.

  8. "Fun, interesting, challanging."

    5.0
    Current Employee - Police Officer in London, England

    I have been working at Metropolitan Police Service full-time

    Pros

    A lot of overtime and pay, flexible working, free travel, long rest days

    Cons

    You'll never be home on time

  9. "Positivity"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Detective Constable in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Metropolitan Police Service full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    A very very good pay

    Cons

    Very little to be disappointed about

  10. "reviews"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Communications in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Metropolitan Police Service full-time

    Pros

    job security and decent salary

    Cons

    hours of work, no upward mobility,

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