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Civil Service United Kingdom Civil Servant Reviews

Updated Sep 16, 2021

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4.3
91%
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99%
Approve of CEO
Civil Service United Kingdom Cabinet Secretary  Sir Jeremy Heywood
Sir Jeremy Heywood
6 Ratings
  1. 5.0
    Current Employee

    I don't think I'll ever go back to the private sector

    Sep 11, 2021 - Civil Servant in London, England, England
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Flexibly working, friendly and supportive colleagues. Loads of development/training opportunities.

    Cons

    Salaries aren't as high as the private sector

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  2. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Great employer

    Aug 16, 2021 - Civil Servant in Nottingham, England, England
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Fair, Flexi time, Nice people, Good wage

    Cons

    None that I can think of

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  3. 1.0
    Current Employee

    Ok

    Sep 16, 2021 - Civil Servant in Belfast, Northern Ireland, Northern Ireland
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Nothing much to be honest

    Cons

    Hard to get promoted to better job

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  4. 4.0
    Current Employee

    working for the civil service

    Aug 8, 2021 - Civil Servant in Sheffield, England, England
    Recommend
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    Pros

    flexible easy going environment, welcoming environment

    Cons

    can be a confusing work structure

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  5. 4.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Civil Servant

    Jul 30, 2021 - Civil Servant 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Interesting work, flexi hours, job security, pension plan

    Cons

    Hierarchy of management is adverse

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  6. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 10 years

    Fantastic place to work

    Jul 2, 2021 - CIVIL SERVANT - GRADE 7 in London, England, England
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Fantastic Colleagues, Excellent Career Development, Great Culture, Equality and Diversity

    Cons

    Pay progression is 1% or less per year

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  7. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Uk Civil Service

    Jul 4, 2021 - Civil Servant -Jobcentre in Newport, South East England, England, England
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Stability, pension, leave entitlement, hours

    Cons

    High pressure & heavy work load

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  8. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Fine

    Jun 22, 2021 - Civil Servant in Leeds, England, England
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Good working conditions flexible varied

    Cons

    Poor pay rise compared to private sector

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  9. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Good place to work

    May 16, 2021 - Civil Servant in Sheffield, England, England
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Flexibility Relaxed working environment Good management Casual dress code Good support available

    Cons

    Low salary Quantity over quality at times Career progression comes with limitations Canteen food is expensive Expensive parking

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  10. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 5 years

    Great

    May 12, 2021 - Civil Servant 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Development potential is astronomical if you have the right attitude and know how to network

    Cons

    Pay is minimal for the expected return. Poor HR, they almost never manage out poor performers so there’s a pool of really difficult characters

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