NHS Employee Reviews about "nhs"

Updated Dec 3, 2021

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398 Ratings
Pros
  • "Nhs discount for shopping online(in 306 reviews)

  • "Job security and interesting job(in 243 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Really long hours but rewarding(in 468 reviews)

  • "The pressures from Covid makes every job in the nhs difficult(in 262 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Challenging valuable work

      Nov 18, 2021 - Manager in Newcastle upon Tyne, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      It’s the NHS and most important service

      Cons

      Always hard work and difficult

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    2. 5.0
      Current Contractor

      NHS is great

      Dec 2, 2021 - Analyst in Manchester, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      NHS is great to work for

      Cons

      Bureaucracy can be quite a lot

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good for flexible working

      Dec 1, 2021 - Medical Secretary in Liverpool, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Pension plus NHS discount benefits

      Cons

      Not many opportunities for progression

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    4. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Interesting and challenging

      Dec 3, 2021 - Project Manager in London, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      As the NHS is so complex it is an interesting place to work

      Cons

      The complexity of decision making in the NHS makes it challenging to move innovation ahead

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    5. 4.0
      Current Employee

      British Institution.

      Nov 18, 2021 - Clinical Nurse Manager in Norwich, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great pension Annual Leave Passionate about the NHS, free healthcare for all. Inspires devotion

      Cons

      Under resourced Unable to meet demand with currrent workforce. Relies to much in good will of staff. Can be very stressful if you are a manager

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    6. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Great

      Nov 16, 2021 - Health Care Assistant 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      I’d say That working for nhs is great

      Cons

      I would say there is no cons

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Locala

      Nov 9, 2021 - Nursing Associate in Leeds, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Community based and working hours

      Cons

      Partnership of the NHS not NHS

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    8. 2.0
      Former Employee, more than 10 years

      Think carefully

      Nov 16, 2021 - Anonymous Employee in London, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      *Annual leave *Flexible hours (some roles) *Sick pay *Experience working with people with various abilities

      Cons

      Honest opinion: *Very limited career progression. *'Class status' is still a massive thing at the NHS, especially if you're a band 4 or lower, the respect level can be very limited by a minority of 'higher bands'. *Manager favouritism depending on their personal relationships.

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Ok not great pay

      Nov 1, 2021 - Assistant Management Accountant in Norwich, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Work life balance Pension and good annual leave

      Cons

      Pay not good for nhs

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    10. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      No recognition and poor communication from management

      Nov 15, 2021 - Interpreter 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Fantastic working for and representing the NHS

      Cons

      Management provide zero recognition and their communication is very poor.

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