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NHS Manager Reviews

Updated Jan 21, 2020

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3.8
66%
Recommend to a Friend
81%
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NHS CEO Simon Stevens
Simon Stevens
26 Ratings
  1. "Good"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Business Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at NHS full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Lots of empathy, good benefits

    Cons

    in a sad state of affairs is the nhs at the moment

    NHS2020-01-21
  2. "Worth while career"

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    Former Employee - Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at NHS full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Flexible working with nice people

    Cons

    Inability to make decisions

    Advice to Management

    Take charge

    NHS2020-01-10
  3. "Comfortable position without the motivation factor"

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    Current Employee - Manager in Leeds, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at NHS full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Fantastic perks as with most national health service jobs

    Cons

    Not enough progression within the current business model

    NHS2020-01-08
  4. "Great"

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    Former Employee - Manager 

    I worked at NHS full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great workplace and opportunities to grow.

    Cons

    Finicial contrainsts and red tape.

    NHS2020-01-07
  5. "Deployment and project"

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    Current Contractor - Project Manager 

    I have been working at NHS

    Pros

    Doing your bit to help

    Cons

    Nothing at all I can think off

    NHS2020-01-04
  6. "Inconsistent across Trusts"

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    Manager in Chatham, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at NHS for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Working to improve the lives of the local population Flexible work arrangement depending on organisation

    Cons

    Inconsistent culture Sometimes inexperienced/ out of touch leadership and managers

    NHS2020-01-13
  7. "Rewarding and good career progression"

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    Current Employee - Change Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at NHS part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Lots of training and development opportunities

    Cons

    Staff shortages can be a strain on some areas.

    NHS2019-12-29
  8. "Not enough resource"

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    Current Employee - Senior Manager 

    I have been working at NHS full-time

    Pros

    Patient care is at the heart

    Cons

    Doing the work of 3 people

    Advice to Management

    Don't spend on private consultants and invest in nurses.

    NHS2020-01-12
  9. "Its not as bad as they say!"

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    Former Employee - Manager in Oxford, England
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at NHS part-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Helping people, , working with Nurses, holiday allowance

    Cons

    Payments to Higher Management, waiting times

    NHS2019-12-15
  10. "Great job"

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    Former Employee - Team Manager in Harrow, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at NHS full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Friendly team atmosphere. Enjoyed culture

    Cons

    Pay low for the type of work however public sector

    Advice to Management

    Advise more

    NHS2019-11-22
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