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Age UK

9 job reviews

5.4/10
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Overview of Age UK

Age UK is a charity for older people. There are over 100 local branches across England, as well as branches in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

ageuk.org.uk

Pay

Age UK pays £8.35–14.01 per hour

Jobs

Age UK are currently hiring

Featured job reviews

  • 2.6/10

    Best thing

    Meeting different people

    Worst thing

    Long shifts .. nil communication

    Support worker, August 2020
  • 5.8/10

    Best thing

    The people I look after

    Worst thing

    My long hours

    Support worker, July 2020

Age UK shifts and hours

  • This employer mostly uses zero hours, low hours and part time contracts

  • Most people work the same number of hours they’re contracted for

    Good
  • People don’t worry about getting enough hours

    Excellent
  • Most people don’t get 4 weeks notice of when they’re working

    Not great
  • Most managers don’t change people’s shifts at short notice

    Good
  • Most people get enough choice over which shifts they work

    Good
  • Most people find it easy to change shifts

    Good

Age UK benefits

  • People don’t get proper breaks

    Bad
  • Most people find it easy to take sick leave

    Good
  • Most people find it easy to book holidays

    Good

Age UK teams and managers

  • People feel stressed here

    Bad
  • Only some people recommend working with their team

    Not great
  • Most people feel treated with respect by their managers

    Good
  • People get enough training when they start

    Excellent
  • People think their workplace is safe

    Excellent
  • Only some people are given support to progress here

    Not great
  • Most people feel well informed about how the company is doing

    Good
  • Most people think head office doesn’t understand what’s happening where they work

    Not great

Age UK ranks joint 11th to work for in social care providers

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