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University of East Anglia Reviews

Updated Jun 19, 2019

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4.3
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Karen Jones
10 Ratings
Pros
  • "The University of East Anglia in Norwich is a brilliant place to work(in 8 reviews)

  • "Generally a flexible working environment(in 5 reviews)

Cons
  • "(in 4 reviews)

  • "Almost no career progression opportunities due to rigidity of pay / hierarchical structures(in 3 reviews)

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  1. "Good Experience"

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    Current Employee - Team Leader 

    I have been working at University of East Anglia part-time

    Pros

    Very flexible as on zero hours contract

    Cons

    Sometimes unorganised booking days off

    University of East Anglia2019-06-19
  2. "Good pay, good hours, good team (Shop on campus not university)"

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    Former Employee - Team Member (At the SU Shop) in Norwich, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at University of East Anglia part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good pay, good hours, good team. Management was understanding and friendly, got to know a lot of good people.

    Cons

    No cons! no bad experiences here

    Advice to Management

    :)

    University of East Anglia2019-06-17
  3. "Good place to work for"

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      Former Employee - Student Ambassador in Norwich, England
      Recommends
      Negative Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I worked at University of East Anglia part-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Flexible working hours and good pay

      Cons

      shift timetable not updated early enough on the system so that longer shifts could be booked early on

      University of East Anglia2019-06-12
    • "Great research environment and friendly university"

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      Current Employee - Professor in Norwich, England
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I have been working at University of East Anglia full-time for more than 8 years

      Pros

      The UEA is situated on the Norwich Research Park which is home to the John Innes Centre (JIC), the Earlham Institute and The Sainsbury Lab (TSL). This offers a great research environment for scientists working on plant genetics and genomics, and microbiologists. Many colleagues at the UEA are doing evolutionary and ecological research, and/or work in conservation, and environmental sciences, and they are generally very...

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      Cons

      Remuneration lacks behind that of many other universities, especially that of Professorial salaries.

      Advice to Management

      The probability of getting a pay increase through the Professorial Review process is small.

      University of East Anglia2019-05-24
    • "School of Computing Sciences"

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      Former Employee - Technical Support Officer in Norwich, England
      Recommends

      I worked at University of East Anglia full-time for more than 8 years

      Pros

      (School of computing sciences )Flexible, friendly atmosphere. Plenty of opportunity to learn. You work with researchers and academics. Learn about new computing research areas.

      Cons

      As it is University, salary is not good as private sector.

      University of East Anglia2019-05-23
    • "Good organisation to work for"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook

      I have been working at University of East Anglia full-time for more than 3 years

      Pros

      Good staff benefits in a great campus area! Lovely staff generally and great facilities

      Cons

      Personally I work an awkward shift pattern which makes a work/life balance hard work

      Advice to Management

      Treat staff as equals

      University of East Anglia2019-05-20
    • "Undergrad UEA"

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        Current Employee - Undergraduate 

        I have been working at University of East Anglia full-time

        Pros

        Wealth of opportunity and diversity.

        Cons

        Lacks some recognition due to being a relatively young University.

        University of East Anglia2019-05-01
      • "master student"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Recommends

        I have been working at University of East Anglia full-time

        Pros

        staff are all helpful, supportive and attentive.

        Cons

        no Cons so far, it is perfect

        University of East Anglia2019-04-25
      • "Student Blogger"

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        Former Employee - Student Blogger in Norwich, England
        Recommends

        I worked at University of East Anglia part-time for more than a year

        Pros

        working from home writing blogs on a weekly basis

        Cons

        minimum pay, we were asked to produce more and more xontent without extra pay for hours spent

        Advice to Management

        better pay would have been nice, I did it mostly for fun

        University of East Anglia2019-05-09
      • "Student Ambassador"

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

        I worked at University of East Anglia part-time

        Pros

        Great salary with varied work and opportunities to develop

        Cons

        No guarantee of regular work

        University of East Anglia2019-04-11
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