Do Age UK pay breaks?

No. Most people don’t get paid breaks at Age UK.

Social Care Providers who pay breaks include Places For People, Guild Care and Autism Together.

Last updated 9 July 2022

How we know this

Based on 47 job reviews from people who work at Age UK.

81% of people say they don’t get paid breaks.

Why this matters

A good job should have paid breaks.

You should be paid for all your time at work, whether you’re on a break or not.

Which social care providers pay breaks?

  1. Places For People Most people get paid breaks
    8.0
  2. Guild Care Most people get paid breaks
    7.4
  3. Autism Together Only some people get paid breaks
    7.0
  4. Coverage Care Most people get paid breaks
    7.0
  5. David Lewis Only some people get paid breaks
    7.0
  6. Greensleeves Care Most people get paid breaks
    6.8
  7. Keys Group Only some people get paid breaks
    6.8
  8. Sense Scotland Most people get paid breaks
    6.7
  9. United Response Most people get paid breaks
    6.4
  10. HICA Most people get paid breaks
    6.2

What people are saying about sick pay at Age UK

  • Best thing

    The intrinsic feeling that you are doing something for a good cause

    Worst thing

    The physicality of the job and unable to take breaks

    3.7

    Age UK Employee, September 2021