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NHS Support Worker Reviews

Updated Nov 11, 2019

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3.8
75%
Recommend to a Friend
72%
Approve of CEO
NHS CEO Simon Stevens
Simon Stevens
11 Ratings
  1. "Maternity Support Worker"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Contractor - Maternity Support Worker in Birmingham, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at NHS for more than 3 years

    Pros

    its a great experience which open opportunity for better prospect

    Cons

    not enough salary for that amount of work

    Advice to Management

    everyone should have rights to be heard

    NHS2019-11-08
  2. Helpful (1)

    "Recovery worker"

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    Current Employee - Support, Time and Recovery Worker in Bristol, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Helping people, building resilience, experience with lots of different people

    Cons

    Poor pay, not being looked after when something bad happens, safety issues, lack of progression

    Advice to Management

    Look after your staff and listen to them

    NHS2019-11-11
  3. "Good Career"

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    Current Employee - Community Support Worker in Dumbarton, Scotland
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Support, care, pay, location and career

    Cons

    I have no view on a downside

    NHS2019-10-25
  4. "Maternity support worker"

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    Current Employee - Maternity Support Worker 

    I have been working at NHS part-time

    Pros

    Helping and supporting women at one of their most important times of their lives

    Cons

    Dealing with emotionally difficult circumstances

    NHS2019-10-03
  5. "Ok to work for"

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    Current Employee - Support Worker in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Stability and pay good holiday allowance

    Cons

    Always short staffed and too many chiefs

    NHS2019-09-27
  6. "Family Support Worker"

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    Current Employee - Family Support Worker in Nottingham, England

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

    Pros

    Good pay and excellent pension

    Cons

    Don’t appear to treat people equal

    Advice to Management

    Look more at the needs of staff

    NHS2019-08-26
  7. "Rewarding job"

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    Former Employee - Support Worker in Conwy, Wales
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    The job is rewarding, good training provided. Good pay

    Cons

    Can be a bad culture among staff.

    NHS2019-09-01
  8. "No major complaints"

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    Former Employee - Support, Time and Recovery Worker in Kingston upon Hull, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at NHS part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Job satisfaction Employee benefits Lovely team

    Cons

    Inflexible Management not great Limited career prospects

    NHS2019-08-21
  9. "HCSW"

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    Current Employee - Health Care Support Worker 

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

    Pros

    Good pension Decent pay Only 3 shifts a week More than average annual leave

    Cons

    Long hours Work bank holidays like Christmas Shifts can be all over the place

    NHS2019-08-09
  10. "Fair wage"

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    Current Employee - Community Support Worker in Middlesbrough, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Pension and 8 weeks holiday

    Cons

    always understaffed and sometimes undervalued

    Advice to Management

    Listen to your employees

    NHS2019-08-07
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