University of Hertfordshire Reviews

Updated Oct 8, 2021

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3.7
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University of Hertfordshire Vice-Chancellor  Quintin McKellar
Quintin McKellar
57 Ratings
Pros
  • "Efficient HR and friendly staff(in 7 reviews)

  • "good annual leave(in 6 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "average salary, high cost of living in hatfield(in 4 reviews)

  • "Contract not honour, ever changing T & C, poor management, low morale amongst staff, tension amongst staff, still on draft contract 6 months later(in 3 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Amazing

      Jul 27, 2021 - Student Ambassador 
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      Pros

      Amazing, loved the experience at UH

      Cons

      No negative points as such

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    2. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Good Student job

      Sep 30, 2021 - Anonymous Employee in Luton, East of England, England, England
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      Pros

      Fun, engaging and rewarding student job.

      Cons

      not the widest range of activities for the job.

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    3. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Sto at uH

      Oct 8, 2021 - Senior Technical Officer 
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      Pros

      Work is varied Different department experience

      Cons

      Pay Senior management doesn’t listen to technical staff No career advancement

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    4. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Good work place if you live nearby

      Sep 26, 2021 - Assistant Professor in Cairo
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      Pros

      Good work environment friendly coworkers Medical insurance potential career development if the annual raise is commensurate

      Cons

      Very poor transportation Faculty or staff convenience is not prioritized Facilities are under construction No Scientific research nor infrastructure WiFi Network is not stable

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    5. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Good experience

      Sep 2, 2021 - Student Ambassador 
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      Pros

      Flexible working hours Good range of work activities Exciting opportunities

      Cons

      COVID 19 pandemic significantly reduced the number of events and job opportunities.

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    6. 1.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Toxic Working Environment

      Sep 30, 2021 - Senior Technical Officer in Hatfield, East of England, England, England
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      Pros

      An opportunity to learn a lot on the job.

      Cons

      This is a very toxic work environment. It is expected that you work outside your normal working hours and there is a lack of recognition and career development here.

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    7. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Nice place

      Aug 20, 2021 - Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Hadfield, England, England
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      Pros

      Regular buses, quiet environment, friendly bosses

      Cons

      Not enough food options, less organised

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Inclusive and customer-focused

      Jul 26, 2021 - Credit Controller in Hatfield, East of England, England, England
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      Pros

      The university culture is very inclusive and is passionately centralised on the student experience There are perks for university staff such as free Active Staff events for exercise and wellbeing and Student discount through NUS/Totum

      Cons

      Limited opportunity for progression in this role. There are staff shortages since COVID-19 across all departments which they are actively trying to recruit for.

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    9. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Fab team, and lots to get involved in

      Jul 8, 2021 - Careers Link 
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      Pros

      - schedule it around uni - meeting employers - helping at big uni events

      Cons

      - small team so you have to pull together

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Nice atmosphere to work

      Jul 1, 2021 - Student Technology Mentor in London, England, England
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      Pros

      Excellent team to work with

      Cons

      Nothing to mention on this

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