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Salford City Council Reviews

Updated Jan 9, 2020

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3.8
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  1. "Good emplyer"

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    Current Employee - Primary School Teacher in Sale, England
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    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Salford City Council part-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Good benefits package and contract. Lovely schools.

    Cons

    None at present. Large area so lots of jobs.

    Salford City Council2020-01-05
  2. "all good"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Manchester, England
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Salford City Council full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    great all round company to work for

    Cons

    none I can think of

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    Salford City Council2019-01-22
  3. "Job"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Salford City Council full-time

    Pros

    Flexible working is a great benefit

    Cons

    Can’t think of any at the moment

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    Salford City Council2018-09-10
  4. "Lead Practitioner"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
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    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Salford City Council part-time

    Pros

    Excellent opportunities for a mixed teaching and leadership role.

    Cons

    Balancing teaching and non teaching commitments.

    Salford City Council2018-08-30
  5. "Salford put people at the heart of everything they do"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Salford, North West England, England
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    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Salford City Council full-time

    Pros

    Flexible working arrangements including flexi time Discounted leisure centre membership Home electronics salary sacrifice scheme Green car scheme Cycle to work scheme Leave Plus Car Club Annual rail tickets

    Cons

    Salford are focusing on protecting the areas that matter the most to people, but ultimately there is no hiding from some of the impact that Tory cuts will make.

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    Salford City Council2018-02-02
  6. "Working for Salford City Council"

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    Special Operations Officer in Swinton, North West England, England
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    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Salford City Council for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Excellent support and good working arrangements. Clear lines of management and opportunities for expanding skill base

    Cons

    Limited availability for progression. Decreases in government funding have led to reductions in services, reductions in staffing and cessation of training.

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    Salford City Council2016-11-10
  7. "SCC"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Salford, North West England, England
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    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Salford City Council part-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Flexible working options, child care scheme and other salary sacrifice options.

    Cons

    Ongoing budget cuts and therefore no definite direction with regards to service development and staff job certainty.

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    Salford City Council2016-08-22
  8. "Good business with support"

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    Current Employee - Duty Manager in Worsley, England

    I have been working at Salford City Council full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good support networks and looking to train upwards with staff and progress

    Cons

    Attitudes of long standing members of staff

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    Salford City Council2019-07-07
  9. "Excellent Council"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
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    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Salford City Council full-time

    Pros

    The staff are really helpful and friendly. Great working environment.

    Cons

    No specific cons at all.

    Salford City Council2019-01-08
  10. "Teaching Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Teaching Assistant in Salford, North West England, England
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    I have been working at Salford City Council part-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    large employer, reasonable rate of pay, supportive, lots of opportunities,

    Cons

    restricted to school holidays for family holidays

    Salford City Council2016-03-15
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