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NHS Nurse Reviews

Updated Jan 2, 2020

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3.8
82%
Recommend to a Friend
63%
Approve of CEO
NHS CEO Simon Stevens
Simon Stevens
35 Ratings
  1. "Supportive to staff"

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    Former Employee - Nurse in Leicester, MA

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

    Pros

    Ongoing support to staff, very supportive if your needs are known

    Cons

    Shortage of staff , which leads to burnout , staff who works becomes tired

    Advice to Management

    Maybe find ways to retain staff

    NHS2017-11-06
  2. "Hard workers"

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    Current Employee - Nurse in London, England

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

    Pros

    Quality care to pts, committed to care

    Cons

    Working hours are too long in a day.

    Advice to Management

    Reduce the long day to 12 hrs

    NHS2020-01-02
  3. "Guy's and st Thomas Hospital - Great employer"

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    Former Employee - Registered Nurse in London, England

    I worked at NHS part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    One of the best run hospital I have worked in after 20 years in the NHS

    Cons

    Big and thus change can be slow

    NHS2019-12-17
  4. "Job"

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    Current Employee - Registered Nurse in Bristol, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Patient contact, communication, supporting people

    Cons

    Busy, short staffed, a lot of workload

    NHS2019-11-25
  5. "Nurse"

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    Current Employee - RN Staff Nurse in Glasgow, Scotland
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at NHS full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Job security , skills , loyalty , team work Privilege

    Cons

    Short staffed .Salary , workload , no supervision , no support , not being able to facilitate patients

    Advice to Management

    Too many managers . Too little care

    NHS2019-12-26
  6. "Nhs"

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    Current Employee - Registered Nurse in Glasgow, Scotland

    I have been working at NHS full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Stable job Team work Achievement Good working environment Caring

    Cons

    Long hours Unhappy patients Shifts Pay Workload Documentation It systems

    NHS2019-11-14
  7. "Dedicated ex army veteran now a mental health nurse looking after people mental health is my pleasure."

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    Current Employee - Registered Mental Health Nurse in Dudley, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at NHS full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Hard working, team player, experience, likeable.

    Cons

    Poor delegation techniques at times. Ends up doing too much by myself.

    Advice to Management

    Please consider my application you will not be let down. A vast amount of experience to share with the team. Working in a wide range of disciplines.

    NHS2019-11-08
  8. "Very good for work placement learning so much"

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    Current Intern - Auxiliary Nurse in Invergordon, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at NHS for less than a year

    Pros

    Very friendly staff Been taught a lot on the job

    Cons

    No down side so far

    NHS2019-11-03
  9. "Not bad"

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    Current Employee - Nurse 

    I have been working at NHS full-time

    Pros

    Nothing to say here unfortunately

    Cons

    Long hours and little respect from people you care for

    NHS2019-11-12
  10. "Cornhill"

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    Current Employee - Staff Nurse in Aberdeen, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at NHS full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Stable job, no two days the same, fulfilling

    Cons

    Hard, tiring, long shifts

    NHS2019-10-24
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