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4.6/10

Most people don’t worry about getting enough hours

Good
29% of people report they worry about getting enough hours

Based on information from 7 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.

Most people find it easy to change shifts

Good
57% of people report that it’s easy to change shifts if they need to

Based on information from 7 job reviews

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.

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

Not great
  • 57% report getting one week notice or less
  • 0% report getting two weeks notice
  • 0% report getting three weeks notice
  • 29% report getting four weeks notice or more
  • 14% report having a fixed rota

Based on information from 7 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 people get enough choice over which shifts they work

Good
50% 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.

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

Good
50% of people say their manager changes their shifts at the last minute

Based on information from 6 job reviews

This employer mostly uses zero hours, low hours and full time contracts

  • 20% report having zero hours contracts
  • 20% report having low hours contracts (less than 16 hours)
  • 60% report having full time contracts (more than 35 hours)

Based on information from 5 job reviews

People find it easy to book holidays

Excellent
86% of people report it’s easy to book holidays

Based on information from 7 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.