UK National Health Service
2.8 of 5 23 reviews
www.nhs.uk Leeds, United Kingdom 5000+ Employees

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Can be a worthwhile job, but you'll learn to hate your evil overlord masters at the Department of Health.

Information Analyst (Current Employee)
Reading, England (UK)

ProsThe final year pension scheme, which, I think, no longer exists for new employees. And there probably won't be anything left in the pot by the time you retire anyway after Labor's finished raiding it.

ConsEverything you do is geared towards chasing paper targets and nonsensical initiatives drafted by some monkey at the Department of Health, what we want to do is help people.

Advice to Senior ManagementPrivate organisations see the NHS as a cash cow they can tap for funds, heads should be rolling for the gross financial negligence exhibited by policymakers.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    NHS - Great non-pay benefits, hard to progress, poor communication, but trying to make it work

    Human Resources Manager (Former Employee)
    Kent, England (UK)

    I worked at UK National Health Service


    Pros: Because its an organisation accountable to the government, every effort is made for all organisations to have the same benefits including Annual leave and family… Cons: Promotion opportunities are there, although it may take you a while for you to progress in your career at the speed you want. In some… Advice to Senior Management: They need to invest and provide proper structured development programmes to new managers BEFORE they start their new role and get sucked into the manic… More
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    listen to the people who work in the NHS not the politics

    Materials Management Assistant (Current Employee)
    High Wycombe, England (UK)

    I have been working at UK National Health Service


    Pros: The good relationship that I have with the clinical staff… Cons: Pay the non clinical workers a living wage, and stop… Advice to Senior Management: Start to treat your staff with the respect that they… More
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