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3.6

People worry about getting enough hours

Bad
80% of people report they worry about getting enough hours

Based on information from 5 job reviews

Why this matters

At a good job, you shouldnโ€™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 youโ€™ll be earning.

People donโ€™t get 4 weeks notice of when theyโ€™re working

Bad
  • 100% report getting one week notice or less
  • 0% report getting two weeks notice
  • 0% report getting three weeks notice
  • 0% report getting four weeks notice or more
  • 0% report having a fixed rota

Based on information from 5 job reviews

Why this matters

At a good job, you get plenty of notice about when youโ€™re working.

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

Most people get enough choice over which shifts they work

Good
60% report that their manager gives them enough choice over which shifts they work

Based on information from 5 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.

Managers change peopleโ€™s shifts at short notice

Bad
100% of people say their manager changes their shifts at the last minute

Based on information from 5 job reviews