NHS Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated 20 Dec 2020

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4.0
78%
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NHS CEO Simon Stevens
Simon Stevens
844 Ratings
Pros
  • "fantastic service provided by nhs(in 199 reviews)

  • "Good pension arrangements through Nhs(in 137 reviews)

Cons
  • "Long hours however it is rewarding(in 287 reviews)

  • "NHS Greate culture Helping patients(in 186 reviews)

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  1. "Good experience"

    5.0
    Current Contractor - Great Experience 

    I have been working at NHS

    Pros

    The pros are that there are great opportunities

    Cons

    the cons are that are long hours and long shifts

  2. "Test Centre Assistant"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Test Centre Operative in Grimsby, England

    I have been working at NHS full-time

    Pros

    Reasonable pay and subsidised canteen

    Cons

    Long hours but no complaints


  3. "Dentist pay"

    5.0
    KEY NOT FOUND: reviews.self_employ-current - Dentist in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at NHS

    Pros

    Independence Satisfaction Skill-driven Ownership a possibility Interaction with public

    Cons

    Stress Fatigue Expectations Litigation Hours Risk Expense Doldrums Depression Long hours Can’t add any more

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  4. "Depends on the trust!"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Medical Laboratory Assistant in London, England

    I have been working at NHS part-time

    Pros

    Good weekend pay Joining the bank allows you to be very flexible, can work in different departments

    Cons

    Long hours A lot is expected of you

  5. "Nhs"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - RN Staff Nurse in Northampton, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at NHS full-time

    Pros

    Great work Benifits very rewarding

    Cons

    Challenging long hours but worth it making a difference

  6. "Work review"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Senior Management
    Former Freelancer - 111 Call Handler 

    I worked at NHS

    Pros

    Great, nice people, good pay , flexibility with shifts and good training

    Cons

    Long hours, bad calls, training execessive, monitor calls and bad calls

  7. COVID-19

    "contact tracing"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - NHS in Taunton, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at NHS full-time

    Pros

    helping others during covid 19

    Cons

    long hours under paid no appreciation

  8. "Very rewarding, often uphill battle"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Academic Foundation Doctor in Oxford, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at NHS full-time

    Pros

    Great teams, supportive environment, rewarding work

    Cons

    Random/long hours, highly admin-heavy, poor employee experience and perks, average salary

  9. "Busy"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - ODP in Leeds, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at NHS full-time

    Pros

    Great team work and benefits

    Cons

    Long hours and short staffed

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  10. "Secure job but always stressful"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Foundation Doctor in Gateshead, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Secure, interesting work, well paid

    Cons

    Short staffed, long hours, expensive parking, rude seniors, poor rota management

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