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5.4

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  • Best thing

    It's fun

    Worst thing

    To much paper Work

    7.2

    Maintenance operative, January 2021

    • Β£8.98 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience
  • Best thing

    We work as a team and when short staffed we pull together

    Worst thing

    Fast paced on my feet for 12 hrs a day

    7.2

    Carer, January 2021

    • Β£9.30 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience
  • Best thing

    The difference you make

    Worst thing

    How management make you feel

    6.8

    Unit manager, December 2020

    • Manages people
    • Β£13.45 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    work colleges

    Worst thing

    lack of support

    1.5

    maintenance assistant, December 2020

    • Β£9.51 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    We work incredibly hard, it’s a very rewarding place to work, the friends you make last a lifetime.

    Worst thing

    Usually not enough staff or hrs, leading to stress amongst staff.

    4.7

    Head of Housekeeping, December 2020

    • Manages people
    • Β£9.33 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Good team

    Worst thing

    It’s very hard work

    5.8

    Registered nurse, November 2020

    • Manages people
    • Β£16.92 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Working with residents

    Worst thing

    Management (regional or head office) expectations

    4.9

    Activities coordinator, November 2020

    • Β£8.70 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Able to set my workday

    Worst thing

    Manager

    4.9

    Deputy manager, November 2020

    • Manages people
    • Β£20.26 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Staff are there for you and it is a rewarding job

    Worst thing

    Manager does know how to respect staff

    5.0

    Care assistant, November 2020

    • Β£8.37 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    I love my job caring for others

    4.6

    Care practioner, October 2020

    • Β£10.99 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Making my residents smile and laugh

    2.3

    Care assistant, October 2020

    • Β£8.72 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience
  • Best thing

    The people

    Worst thing

    Paperwork, time constraints

    8.3

    Nurse, October 2020

    • Manages people
    • Β£40,000 per year, working a 40 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    The people I work with the company as a whole

    Worst thing

    Pressures

    8.3

    Unit manager, October 2020

    • Manages people
    • Β£11.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    love my co workers
    Love my bosses
    Flexibility with hours
    Understanding about personal situations etc

    Worst thing

    situations that we cannot fix ourselves and having to rely on outside assistance that takes far too long

    7.8

    Care assistant, August 2020

    • Β£8.72 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    The people i work with and the residents

    Worst thing

    Minimum wage and no respect or understanding from anyone higher up in the company

    4.2

    Care assistant, August 2020

    • Β£8.72 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Working with other people

    Worst thing

    Staff

    6.3

    Care assistant, July 2020

    • Β£8.71 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Great team relationships

    Worst thing

    Too much to do and not enough time

    8.1

    Health care assistant, July 2020

    • Β£8.72 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Interacting with clients

    Worst thing

    Short staffed

    3.3

    Head chef, March 2020

    • Manages people
    • Β£27,500 per year, working a 40 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Working with people who are vonurable

    Worst thing

    Strees

    3.7

    Health care assistant, March 2020

    • Β£8.40 per hour
    • 34–44 years old
    • Less than a year experience
  • Best thing

    Helping residents

    Worst thing

    Not getting recognition

    4.9

    Carer, February 2020

    • Β£9.00 per hour
    • 55–64 years old
    • 1–3 years experience
  • Best thing

    People i work with

    Worst thing

    Nurses

    4.0

    Senior care assistant, February 2020

    • Β£9.80 per hour
    • 34–44 years old
    • More than 3 years experience