Wiltshire Council Reviews

Updated Sep 10, 2021

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Pros
  • "Benefits like the holiday package, pension and flexible working are massive plusses too(in 25 reviews)

  • "The ability to work from home, and flexible working means a better work-life balance(in 13 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "hot desking(in 6 reviews)

  • "Restructures happened every 2-3 years(in 5 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great place to work.

      Sep 10, 2021 - Social Worker in Southampton, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good leadership Great training Amazing team building activities.

      Cons

      Short staffed. Bourne hill office has no eating facilities, Trowbridge and Chippenham do.

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Amazing

      Aug 14, 2021 - Finance Assistant in Trowbridge, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Flexi hours Supportive staff Good buildings Lots of ways to improve yourself

      Cons

      Training during covid has been a little lacking

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Supportive environment

      Aug 3, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Supportive environment from team leaders and senior management. Flexi working is good

      Cons

      I feel there is little progression opportunities within some teams

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Nice company

      Jul 17, 2021 - Manager 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      good pay, good benefits, decent pension

      Cons

      big organisation with hierarchical structure

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    5. 2.0
      Former Employee

      Not Great pay for amount of liability

      Jul 24, 2021 - Lifeguard in Swindon, Wiltshire, South West England, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good work life balance .

      Cons

      Hot on poolside and lots of cleaning

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee

      good

      Jul 9, 2021 - Web Developer 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good relaxed and flexible hours

      Cons

      None that I can think of

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Wiltshire Council

      May 10, 2021 - Casework Support Officer in Trowbridge, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Lovely teams and very good training.

      Cons

      Reshuffle and restructure of Council can put jobs at risk.

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Lifeguard

      May 2, 2021 - RA Wet in Marlborough, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      God pay and team culture

      Cons

      Unsociable hours and some weekends

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Like any other council

      Apr 20, 2021 - Teacher in Salisbury, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Fairly typical council set up

      Cons

      Teacher workload is utterly horrendous

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    10. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Wiltshire Council

      Apr 16, 2021 - Director in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Local Authority in Wiltshire County

      Cons

      Nothing to report at the moment

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