Nurse at Bupa

People in this role may also be known as nurses.

6 workers in this role at Bupa have taken the survey. How does this role compare to your current role? Take the survey to find out.

How much does Bupa pay nurse employees?

Nurse at Bupa
£14.58–19.19
Typical range
£12.60–20.79

Nurse employees at Bupa are typically paid £14.58–19.19 an hour, based on data from 6 employees.

Compare pay rates at Bupa

What is management like for nurse employees at Bupa?

98 employees told us the worst thing about this job…

Find out what it is by taking the 3 minute survey.

Do your managers treat you with respect?

Bad
  • Head office doesn’t understand the frontline

    How we know this

    17% of people think that this employer’s head office or owners have a good understanding of what’s really happening where they work

    Based on information from 6 job reviews

    Why this matters

    At a good job, the role of head office should be to support the people on the frontline serving customers.

    To do that properly, the company’s owners or head office need to have a good understanding of what’s really happening on the frontline. This is especially important when a company owns multiple locations.

Excellent
  • Managers are respectful

    How we know this

    100% of people say they’re treated with respect by their managers

    Based on information from 5 job reviews

    Why this matters

    Everyone should get treated with respect by their managers. You shouldn’t feel discriminated against or bullied, and if you have a problem you should be able to speak to someone about it.

Here’s a recent review that mentions management:

  • Best thing

    The staff and immediate management

    Worst thing

    Stress levels, pay, head office decisions

    6.1

    Employee, May 2021

    • £19,500 per year, working a 38 hour week
    • 25–34 years old

Find out what other people are saying about working at Bupa

Thinking of working at Bupa?

Take the Breakroom survey to see if Bupa is the best place for you. Find out where’s good and bad to work.

What are the hours like for nurse employees at Bupa?

98 employees told us the worst thing about this job…

Find out what it is by taking the 3 minute survey.

Do your managers treat you with respect?

Good
  • Good choice of shifts

    How we know this

    67% report that their manager gives them enough choice over which shifts they work

    Based on information from 6 job reviews

    Why this matters

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

  • No short notice shift changes

    How we know this

    33% of people say their manager changes their shifts at the last minute

    Based on information from 6 job reviews

    Why this matters

    If your manager is often changing your shifts at short notice that’s a sign of poor planning. At a good job you won’t be messed around at the last minute.

  • People get proper breaks

    How we know this

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

    Based on information from 6 job reviews

    Why this matters

    When you take a break it should be a proper rest. It should last the full duration and you shouldn’t get pulled off it.

  • 4+ weeks notice of shifts

    How we know this

    • 0% report getting one week notice or less
    • 33% report getting two weeks notice
    • 17% report getting three weeks notice
    • 50% report getting four weeks notice or more
    • 0% 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.

Excellent
  • Easy to book holiday

    How we know this

    80% 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.

  • No unpaid extra work

    How we know this

    17% of people report that they do extra work that they don’t get paid for

    Based on information from 6 job reviews

    Why this matters

    Everyone should get paid for any extra work they do, even if it is outside your contracted hours. At a good job, you should be paid for all the time you spend at work.

  • People don’t worry about getting enough hours

    How we know this

    0% 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.

What is career progression like for nurse employees at Bupa?

98 employees told us the worst thing about this job…

Find out what it is by taking the 3 minute survey.

Do your managers treat you with respect?

Good
  • Enough training

    How we know this

    67% of people report they got enough training when they started working here

    Based on information from 6 job reviews

    Why this matters

    A good job should give you good training when you start, not just drop you in at the deep end.

    This means that you’ll be happier and more productive from day one and shows that your employer values you.

    It’s also very important if your job involves anything that could be dangerous. Good training from the outset keeps you and your team safe.

Latest reviews from nurse employees at Bupa

  • Best thing

    Paid breaks, meals provided, good care team, good pay, will try and do set days

    7.0

    Employee, March 2021

    • Manages people
    • £15.15 per hour
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Supportive line manager and general manager. Good care provision and high standards. Good working environment

    Worst thing

    Time constraints, dependency levels in relation to staffing

    8.0

    Staff nurse, December 2020

    • £19.70 per hour
    • 25 or older

How Bupa ranks

Bupa ranks 18th to work for in nurse employers

  1. 17 Cygnet Health Care
    5.7
  2. 18 Bupa
    5.6
  3. 19 BMI Healthcare
    5.4