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NHS CEO Simon Stevens
Simon Stevens
297 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great to work as part of wider NHS team(in 105 reviews)

  • "Incredible people, good pension scheme(in 54 reviews)

Cons
  • "Long hours underpaid understaffed(in 107 reviews)

  • "None - I find working for the NHS very rewarding(in 98 reviews)

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  1. "Great Experience"

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    Current Employee - EUT Engineer in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at NHS full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    - Flexible Hours - Excellent Working Environment

    Cons

    - Contract Work (through Staff Bank)

    NHS2019-05-21
  2. "Amazing, but completely overwhelmed and underfunded"

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    Current Employee - Doctor in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    The people, the staff, the colleagues, say no more.

    Cons

    Nothing really, the canteen food could do with improving.

    NHS2019-05-20
  3. "great place to work"

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

    I worked at NHS full-time for more than 6 years

    Pros

    great people, great organization

    Cons

    Nothing to report about, i don't have any bad experience all.

    NHS2019-05-16
  4. "Under pressure"

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    Current Employee - Office Clerk in Newcastle upon Tyne, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at NHS part-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Supportive colleagues Reasonable pay Benefits

    Cons

    Under-staffed Under-resourced Pressurised Stressful Repetitive Not much scope for progression

    NHS2019-05-16
  5. "A great learning opportunity"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends

      I worked at NHS full-time

      Pros

      I worked with a great team of clinical psychologists.

      Cons

      Nothing really. I was there on a placement and it was a great experience.

      NHS2019-05-15
    • "Great place"

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        Former Employee - Dental Nurse 

        I worked at NHS full-time for more than 4 years

        Pros

        Great working environment would recommend

        Cons

        Pretty busy, not close knit management

        NHS2019-05-14
      • "Nhs"

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        Current Employee - Registered Nurse in Liverpool, England

        I have been working at NHS full-time for more than 9 years

        Pros

        Where would we be without it?

        Cons

        It's abused by staff and the general public

        NHS2019-05-11
      • "Personal Assistant"

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          Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England

          I have been working at NHS full-time for more than 9 years

          Pros

          I can communicate at all levels, highly qualified and experience in the secretarial field, reliable and good time-keeping

          Cons

          I do not think have any that I know about

          Advice to Management

          be pleasant and able to communicate and clear understanding

          NHS2019-05-11
        • "Good company to work for"

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          Current Employee - Data Analyst in Manchester, England
          Recommends
          Positive Outlook
          Approves of CEO

          I have been working at NHS full-time for more than 2 years

          Pros

          Interesting work and lots of different areas to work in

          Cons

          The pay is quite low in NHS

          NHS2019-05-11
        • "Great Place"

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          Current Employee - Medical Engineer in London, England
          Recommends
          Positive Outlook
          Approves of CEO

          I have been working at NHS full-time for more than 20 years

          Pros

          Great place to make a difference

          Cons

          staff perks are not as good as private sector

          NHS2019-05-07
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