University of Nottingham Reviews

Updated 3 May 2021

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  1. "Excellent workplace"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Research Fellow 

    I have been working at University of Nottingham full-time

    Pros

    Excellent workplace, respecting diversity, international exposure

    Cons

    Very slow interview process, could do better with salary

  2. "Helping first years succeed."

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Graduate Teaching Assistant in Nottingham, England, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at University of Nottingham part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    good place to work overall

    Cons

    growing pains, falling in rankings, become to impersonal.

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  3. "Really poor on equality, diversity and inclusion"

    1.0
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Nottingham, England, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at University of Nottingham full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Christmas closure without using annual leave. Nice campuses.

    Cons

    Pays lip service to EDI. Face has to fit. People treated differently depending on which area of the university they work in. Managers have little or no training. Poor culture of working/toxic environment. Staff body is not diverse. Lack of transparency.

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  4. "Supportive and vibrant community"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - ESE Manager in Nottingham, England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at University of Nottingham part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Amazing and inspiring people, beautiful campus', diverse community and many reasons to be proud of the work we do

    Cons

    Lack of equity felt across job families

  5. "Lovely experience"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Student Ambassador in London, England, England

    I worked at University of Nottingham part-time

    Pros

    I loved working as a student ambassador for the University of Nottingham during the university open days. The atmosphere was great and I really felt like I was learning a lot and becoming more confident. Everything was really well organised.

    Cons

    None really. I really enjoyed this opportunity.

  6. "So supportive and great for self-development"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Trainee Solicitor in London, England, England

    I have been working at University of Nottingham full-time

    Pros

    So supportive and great for self-development

    Cons

    Very stressful job - you don't get time to use your annual leave

  7. "Exelent work place"

    5.0
    Current Employee - PhD Student 

    I have been working at University of Nottingham full-time

    Pros

    Good community and supportive staff

    Cons

    Administration and the student services are slow

  8. "Excellent"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Student Ambassador 

    I have been working at University of Nottingham part-time

    Pros

    Good pay, sometimes free food!

    Cons

    There are no cons whatsoever

  9. "IT part time"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at University of Nottingham part-time

    Pros

    A bit competitive during the process

    Cons

    Time flexible and pay well

  10. "Great"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Student 

    I have been working at University of Nottingham full-time

    Pros

    Good communication and standard of teaching and facilities

    Cons

    Could be easier to contact tutors

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