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The British Army Reviews

Updated 27 Jan 2020

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3.8
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The British Army Chief of the General Staff Nicholas Patrick Carter (no image)
Nicholas Patrick Carter
133 Ratings
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  1. "musician"

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    Former Employee - Musician 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at The British Army full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    get to see the world

    Cons

    much time away from family

    The British Army2019-11-20
  2. "Great place to learn"

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    Current Employee - Head of Cisco Academy 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The British Army full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great for innovation investment and ideas

    Cons

    Slow to adapt to changing employees

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    The British Army2020-01-26
  3. "British Army"

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    Current Employee - Trainer in Colchester, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at The British Army full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Progression within the company is good

    Cons

    Notice period of 12 months and minimum 4 years service

    The British Army2020-01-23
  4. "Good prospects and training"

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    Current Employee - Construction Inspection Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at The British Army full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Training and development Adventure Purpose Colleagues

    Cons

    Commitment level required is high

    The British Army2020-01-22
  5. "Soldier"

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    Current Employee - Infantry Soldier 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at The British Army full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Team work and good enviroment

    Cons

    Nothing at all to complain about

    The British Army2020-01-21
  6. "Work hard"

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    Current Employee - Army Warrant Officer 

    I have been working at The British Army full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    You own your own development. It’s there if YOU want it

    Cons

    Your life must come second at times.

    The British Army2020-01-19
  7. "Career to develop yourself"

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    Current Employee - Sergeant in North Tidworth, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The British Army full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Personal development Travel Experience Push yourself Work with motivated people

    Cons

    Large amount of time away

    The British Army2020-01-19
  8. "British Army"

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    Current Employee - Sergeant British Army in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at The British Army full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    The training and employee improvement is world class.

    Cons

    The current pace of work and demands are unsustainable

    The British Army2020-01-17
  9. "Fantastic"

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    Former Employee - Gunner in London, England
    Recommends

    I worked at The British Army full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    lots of opportunities, good meals, friendships

    Cons

    living away from home, pay not fantastic

    The British Army2020-01-16
  10. "QMSI"

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    Current Employee - Army Warrant Officer 

    I have been working at The British Army full-time

    Pros

    Development, values & standards, work ethos.

    Cons

    the forces require you to working anyway, danger,

    The British Army2020-01-15
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