Wiltshire Council Reviews

Updated 10 May 2021

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3.9
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6 Ratings
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, more than 1 year

      I love working here

      10 Mar 2021 - Anonymous Employee in Trowbridge, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      The council is very people centred; I feel very valued and appreciated in my role. The council really looks after it's staff.

      Cons

      The salaries are a little low

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Wiltshire Council

      10 May 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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    3. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Lifeguard

      2 May 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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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Nice place to work

      13 Mar 2021 - Debt Recovery Officer in Trowbridge, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Flexi working , nice people , nice management

      Cons

      Not really keen to listen to ideas from private sector approach

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    5. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Wiltshire Council

      16 Apr 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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    6. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Highway Technician

      19 Feb 2021 - Highway Technician in Melksham, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Flexible working hours 37 hrs/w. Varied work load.

      Cons

      There wasn't always enough resource to deal with the demand for the network.

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Decent Employer

      29 Jan 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Discounts, flexible working, pension scheme

      Cons

      Management, too many online vlogs/meetings, lack of money for depts

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Great organizational benefits

      31 Jan 2021 - Public Protection Officer in Trowbridge, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Flexible working, great work life balance

      Cons

      Lack of progression within department

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    9. 1.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Do not work here

      10 Mar 2021 - Occupational Therapist in Trowbridge, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      benefits, working hours, nothing else is good

      Cons

      Bad management- bullying culture Low team morale

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    10. 5.0
      Former Employee

      None

      9 Dec 2020 - Police Inspector in Swindon, Wiltshire, South West England, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Stability, continuity, support, health care, promotion

      Cons

      I can’t say there are any

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