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NHS Reviews

Updated 15 Jun 2019

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Found 1514 reviews

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NHS CEO Simon Stevens
Simon Stevens
307 Ratings
  1. "Not sure what this means"

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    Current Employee - HCA in Bristol, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Rewarding to care for people. It gives self satisfaction

    Cons

    Unpaid breaks and poor pay

    NHS2019-06-11
  2. "NHS"

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    Current Employee - Security Officer 

    I have been working at NHS full-time

    Pros

    Good benefits, great annual leave entitlement

    Cons

    Under paid especially in N.ireland where mainland counterparts have a better wage

    NHS2019-06-12
  3. "Good"

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      Former Employee - Clerk 

      I worked at NHS part-time (Less than a year)

      Pros

      Very good. I enjoyed working here

      Cons

      No cons to put here. very good

      Advice to Management

      Keep it up everything is very good

      NHS2019-05-27
    • "NHS"

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      Current Employee - Pathology Support Worker in Crawley, West Sussex, South East England, England
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

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

      Pros

      very good in providing training and experience

      Cons

      none that i know of

      NHS2019-05-26
    • "One of the largest healthcare provided in london"

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      Current Employee - PMO Analyst in London, England
      Recommends
      Negative Outlook

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

      Pros

      Excellent working environment. People are supportive and keen to improve.

      Cons

      Limited scope of progress, bureaucracy in business.

      NHS2019-05-26
    • "Potentially rewarding but a long hard battle"

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      Current Employee - MLA in Cambridge, East of England, England
      Doesn't Recommend
      Positive Outlook
      No Opinion of CEO

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

      Pros

      - Excellent leave compared to the average employer - Good discounts - Possible access to funding for relevant academic qualifications (At least for Cambridge University Hospitals Trust) - Generally happy, cheery people.

      Cons

      The role is not challenging in any significant way. If you're interested in being a BMS I strongly advise you to do the registration portfolio at university - this can be a draining way to get qualified and the menial tasks that you'll have to do will start to drag. If you have a degree, this role will not challenge you.

      Advice to Management

      Really invest in supporting all MLAs with the right qualifications and motivation in completing the IBMS portfolio to become BMS's. After about a year any benefit in terms of knowledge and skill imparted to the potential BMS will no longer be significant- from that point onwards the role doesn't allow application of the candidates full potential. The NHS would be far better served supporting them to help fill the significant...

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      NHS2019-06-08
    • "Not too good not too bad!"

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      Current Employee - Analyst 
      Doesn't Recommend
      Positive Outlook
      No Opinion of CEO

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

      Pros

      Not too bad, Sometimes employees are treated like they matter

      Cons

      The environment can be toxic and rife with bullying sometimes

      Advice to Management

      Tackle bullying seriously

      NHS2019-06-09
    • "None"

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        Current Employee - Medical Doctor 

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

        Pros

        Give back to the community, help treat patients in a gratifying scenario.

        Cons

        Busy job, understaffed with mediocre pay

        NHS2019-06-07
      • "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
      • "I llike my job very much"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at NHS part-time

        Pros

        Good pay, extra shift available

        Cons

        Difficult to get promotion

        NHS2019-05-23
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