Norfolk County Council Reviews

Updated Jul 23, 2021

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Norfolk County Council Managing Director Wendy Thomson
Wendy Thomson
8 Ratings
  1. 5.0
    Former Employee

    Good

    May 17, 2021 - Teacher in Norwich, England, England
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Secure and easy to talk to head office

    Cons

    Private sector pay is not comparable

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  2. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 5 years

    very secure

    Jul 23, 2021 - Support Services Manager in London, England, England
    Recommend
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    Pros

    job security, no weekend working, 9 to 5

    Cons

    wheels of local gov turn very slowly

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  3. 4.0
    Former Employee, less than 1 year

    Good place to work

    Jun 12, 2021 - Library Assistant in King's Lynn, England, England
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Friendly staff, relaxing job and enjoyable if you like books and helping people

    Cons

    Too many out of office meetings basically teaching you to suck eggs

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  4. 5.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Good place to work

    Mar 31, 2021 - Coordinator 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Good pension contribution, flexible working policies

    Cons

    Things sometimes take a long time to move through the proper channels

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  5. 5.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Great company

    Apr 6, 2021 - TSO Officer in Norwich, England, England
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Holiday entitlement Training Welfare of staff Home working Great communication

    Cons

    Travel time to work Repetitive Lots of meetings Workload Flexibility

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  6. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Good

    Mar 20, 2021 - Primary Teacher in Norwich, England, England
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Good. Nothing bad to say.

    Cons

    Nothing bad to say really. Good employer.

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  7. 4.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Really good but slow progression

    Apr 13, 2021 - Environmental Engineer 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    The community of others who work at the Council is fantastic, all wonderful people.

    Cons

    Everybody is busy and so sometimes projects get forgotten and dug back up months after and it gets a bit lost and confusing.

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  8. 4.0
    Former Employee

    Nice place to work

    Apr 28, 2021 - Temp Worker 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Friendly staff, good management support

    Cons

    Poor parking arrangements, only parts of building refurbished

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  9. 3.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Honesty is the best policy

    Feb 21, 2021 - Social Worker in King's Lynn, England, England
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Very supportive team managers Good variety of cases Quality supervison which happens for all every 4 weeks. Good access to technology

    Cons

    Very high and complex caseloads and no support. No assistant practitioner and admin staff who refuse to do admin tasks. Very performance driven local authority Tidious amounts of paperwork.

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  10. 5.0
    Former Employee

    Great Flexibility

    Jan 12, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Degree of Flexible Working options

    Cons

    Austerity, pressure of doing more for less

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