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Home Instead

11 job reviews

4.5/10
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Overview of Home Instead

Home Instead provides care for older people in their own homes. It's a franchise that operates 200 branches in the UK.

homeinstead.co.uk

Pay

Home Instead pays £8.72–11.00 per hour

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  • 4.9/10

    Best thing

    Helping people stay in their own homes

    Worst thing

    The unsure hours

    Care giver, September 2020
  • 5.5/10

    Best thing

    The people I care for

    Worst thing

    The travelling to and from clients

    Caregiver, September 2020

Home Instead shifts and hours

  • This employer mostly uses zero hours, part time and full time contracts

  • Only some people work the same number of hours they’re contracted for

    Not great
  • Most people worry about getting enough hours

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

    Bad
  • Managers change people’s shifts at short notice

    Bad
  • Most people get enough choice over which shifts they work

    Good
  • Most people find it hard to change shifts

    Not great

Home Instead benefits

  • People don’t get proper breaks

    Bad
  • Most people find it easy to take sick leave

    Good
  • Most people find it easy to book holidays

    Good

Home Instead teams and managers

  • People feel stressed here

    Bad
  • Most people recommend working with their team

    Good
  • Most people feel treated with respect by their managers

    Good
  • Most people get enough training when they start

    Good
  • People think their workplace is safe

    Excellent
  • People aren’t given support to progress here

    Bad
  • People don’t feel well informed about how the company is doing

    Bad
  • Most people think head office doesn’t understand what’s happening where they work

    Not great

Home Instead ranks joint 21st to work for in social care providers

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