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Updated Sep 16, 2021

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3.3
63%
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Tate Director Nicholas Serota (no image)
Nicholas Serota
25 Ratings
Pros
  • "The people you work with are really great, there is beautiful art in the galleries(in 11 reviews)

  • "Free entry to other museums and galleries(in 5 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "limited progression, low pay, little trust(in 4 reviews)

  • "management never present on a shop floor, a bit flaky(in 4 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee

      FUN, ENGAGING

      Jun 9, 2021 - Producer in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Had a lot of fun with good people.

      Cons

      None really. Had a blast.

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Visitor Assistant

      Sep 16, 2021 - Student in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Flexible, relatively well paid for part time student job

      Cons

      Can be quite boring if you do more than 3 days a week

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good

      Sep 1, 2021 - Warehouse Worker in Dunstable, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Environment, colleagues, timetable, flexibility, safety

      Cons

      The salary is not too much

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    4. 2.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Heavy workload and low pay

      Aug 30, 2021 - Membership and Ticketing Assistant 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Working atmosphere, the team was brilliant and super hardworking. Benefits you get working in an art gallery: pension, free entry everywhere-else (museums and galleries) in the UK.

      Cons

      Super low pay, very poor career progression schemes, awful high level management, very corporate for a charity

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    5. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Tate Library

      Jun 11, 2021 - Summer Volunteer 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Organised, Clean, Friendly, Polite, Disciplined

      Cons

      Small, Not enough resources given

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    6. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Things are getting very bad after Covid

      Jun 19, 2021 - Visitor Assistant in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Colleagues, best I ever had. There is a great team spirit and the job is very easy, giving you a lot of autonomy

      Cons

      The job itself (repetitive, boring, often disrespected by visitors) and the Management, plus it seems impossible to progress in your career unless you get an internal Secondment (no longer available after Covid)

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    7. 1.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Negative experience

      Jul 2, 2021 - Corporate Events and Membership Officer in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Free art/access to great exhibitions and galleries

      Cons

      Management; treatment of employees; overall environment

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    8. 1.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      ?

      Jun 18, 2021 - Shop Assistant in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      when they used to do free staff tickets

      Cons

      pretend to care about ethics / diversity / people

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    9. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great company

      May 11, 2021 - Administrative Assistant in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Gallery perks, canteen, great team

      Cons

      Low salary, no upwards movement

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    10. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Waiter

      May 3, 2021 - Server/Waiter in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Benefits, museum tickets, great events

      Cons

      Customers, challenging, fast paced, customers

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