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University of Leicester Residential Advisor Reviews

Updated 25 October 2017
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Pros
  • Flexible working hours - I am often able to fit a 7 hour day between the hours of 7am and 9pm which is good for when I have other commitments (in 8 reviews)

  • As a student ambassador - Good pay, nice colleagues and bosses, surprisingly fun job (in 6 reviews)

Cons
  • Senior management team is exceptionally poor (in 4 reviews)

  • Lack of job stability - hard to get job made permanent due to nature of work (in 2 reviews)

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  1. "Part-time"

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    Former Employee - Residential Advisor in Leicester, England
    Former Employee - Residential Advisor in Leicester, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at University of Leicester part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    - Flexible Timings to work
    - Friendly management
    - Has a great atmosphere that enables you to socialize and work at the same time.

    Cons

    There is nothing in particular that is wrong with reference to the accommodation management.


  2. "Residential Adviser"

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    Current Employee - Residential Advisor in Leicester, England
    Current Employee - Residential Advisor in Leicester, England

    I have been working at University of Leicester part-time

    Pros

    The pay is great. The job is not too challenging.

    Cons

    Some residents can be a pain to deal with, but you get all the help necessary.

    University of Leicester Response

    12 Aug 2016 – Recruitment Partner

    Glad to hear that you get the support you need in your role. Thanks for your post!


  3. "It's Pretty Much What You Expect"

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    Former Employee - Residential Advisor in Leicester, England
    Former Employee - Residential Advisor in Leicester, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at University of Leicester full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Get paid in full and on time, reasonable rate.

    Cons

    Full of people who wouldn't last in a high pressure job.

    Advice to Management

    Have a clean out, there are lots of people twiddling their thumbs for months on end.