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British Army

13 job reviews

7.1/10
What is this?

British Army hours and contracts

How easy is it for British Army workers to change shifts?

Most people find it hard to change shifts

Not great

38% of people report that it’s easy to change shifts if they need to

Based on 8 employee responses

Why this matters

A good job is flexible around your personal life. It should be easy to change a shift if you need to, whether that’s in an emergency or for planning ahead.

How much notice do people get of their shift pattern at British Army?

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

Not great

  • 50% report getting one week notice or less
  • 0% report getting two weeks notice
  • 10% report getting three weeks notice
  • 40% report getting four weeks notice or more

Based on 10 employee responses

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.

Do British Army workers get to choose the shifts they work?

People don't get enough choice over which shifts they work

Bad

13% report that their manager gives them enough choice over which shifts they work

Based on 8 employee responses

Why this matters

A good job is flexible around your personal life. This means you get a say in when you prefer to work.

Do British Army managers change shifts at short notice?

Most managers change people’s shifts at short notice

Not great

60% of people say their manager changes their shifts at the last minute

Based on 10 employee responses

Do people at British Army get proper breaks?

Most people get proper breaks

Good

50% of people report that they get to take proper breaks

Based on 10 employee responses

How easy is it to book a holiday at British Army?

Most people find it easy to book holidays

Good

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

Based on 10 employee responses

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.

How easy is it to take sick leave at British Army?

Most people find it easy to take sick leave

Good

70% of people report that it’s easy to take time off if they are sick

Based on 10 employee responses