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4.5

Most people don’t worry about getting enough hours

Good
40% of people report they worry about getting enough hours

Based on information from 5 job reviews

Why this matters

At a good job, you shouldn’t have to worry about getting enough hours each week.

A good job should guarantee you a minimum number of hours in a contract, if you want it.

This makes it easier to plan your finances, because you know how much you’ll be earning.

People don’t get 4 weeks notice of when they’re working

Bad
  • 50% report getting one week notice or less
  • 0% report getting two weeks notice
  • 0% report getting three weeks notice
  • 17% report getting four weeks notice or more
  • 33% report having a fixed rota

Based on information from 6 job reviews

Why this matters

At a good job, you get plenty of notice about when you’re working.

This makes it easy for you to plan the rest of life, as well as your finances, because you know how much you’ll be working and when.

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

Good
40% of people say their manager changes their shifts at the last minute

Based on information from 5 job reviews

Most people don’t get proper breaks

Not great
40% of people report that they get to take proper breaks

Based on information from 5 job reviews

This employer mostly uses part time and full time contracts

  • 20% report having part time contracts (16-35 hours)
  • 80% report having full time contracts (more than 35 hours)

Based on information from 5 job reviews

Most people find it easy to book holidays

Good
60% of people report it’s easy to book holidays

Based on information from 5 job reviews

Why this matters

A good job should let you take time off when you need it, and it shouldn’t be a nightmare to arrange.

Most people find it easy to take sick leave

Good
67% of people report that it’s easy to take time off if they are sick

Based on information from 6 job reviews