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NHS Administrative Assistant Reviews

Updated Jun 7, 2019

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3.3
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NHS CEO Simon Stevens
Simon Stevens
7 Ratings
  1. "Rather enjoyable job to have"

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    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant in Exeter, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at NHS full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good wage Good pension Nice staff

    Cons

    No cons No cons at all

    NHS2019-06-07
  2. "NHS - feels like a family"

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    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at NHS full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great and helpful team Feel a part of the family

    Cons

    Most of management has no idea what is going on.

    Advice to Management

    Do not forget about the little people

    NHS2019-06-07
  3. "Flexible for mothers"

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    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Glasgow, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at NHS part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    good working hours options for overtime (not forced) Community spirit

    Cons

    difficult patient cases lack of communication for SM

    Advice to Management

    listen to admin staff

    NHS2019-04-08
  4. "Administrators"

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    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant in Plymouth, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at NHS full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good flexible pension good hours

    Cons

    Cmfaced paced , hectic

    Advice to Management

    No adnlive

    NHS2019-05-03
  5. "Low rate of pay"

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    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant in Belfast, Northern Ireland
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at NHS full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    close to home Friendly colleagues

    Cons

    Low rates of pay Under vauled

    Advice to Management

    review pay

    NHS2019-04-02
  6. "Challenging but enjoyable"

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    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant in Harrogate, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at NHS part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    My role is varied and I am never bored, I am well supported within my department

    Cons

    Sometimes it is extremely busy

    NHS2019-01-14
  7. "Average"

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    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant 
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at NHS (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Caring environment, people are nice

    Cons

    Unorganised, loose lots of paper work

    Advice to Management

    be more organised

    NHS2018-11-01
  8. "Bank admin"

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    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant in Kettering, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Decent wage although no holiday pay for bank workers

    Cons

    Never enough hours although promised them!

    NHS2018-09-29
  9. "Admin"

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    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Teamwork, an excellent place to work for.

    Cons

    none that i can think of.

    NHS2018-08-31
  10. "Rewarding"

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    Current Employee - Senior Administrative Assistant in Croydon, England

    I have been working at NHS part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Job satisfaction, great to help patients

    Cons

    Poor pay, no recognition for good work

    Advice to Management

    Recognise those that put the effort into the job and keep hold of the ones you want to keep...

    NHS2018-06-01
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