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Home Instead job reviews

15 Home Instead employees have had their jobs rated on Breakroom.

See what they say about pay, hours, shifts and more.

  • 7.8/10

    Care team manager

    • Manages people
    • £10.35 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Enough training
    3. Hard to take sick leave
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    October 2020
  • 4.9/10

    Care giver

    • £11.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to change shifts
    2. Don’t get proper breaks
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    Love this type of work

    Worst thing

    Travelling times

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    October 2020
  • 2.2/10

    Caregiver

    • £9.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    2. Doesn’t recommend their team
    3. Less than a week’s notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    Seeing my client happy and contented and putting a smile on his face.

    Worst thing

    The office and poor management.

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    October 2020
  • 4.4/10

    Employee

    • £9.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Less than a week’s notice of their shifts
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    Flexibility

    Worst thing

    Zero hours

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    October 2020
  • 4.9/10

    Care giver

    • £9.75 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    Helping people stay in their own homes

    Worst thing

    The unsure hours

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    September 2020
  • 3.8/10

    Care worker

    • £9.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Working lots of extra hours
    3. Not treated with respect
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    September 2020
  • 5.8/10

    Caregiver

    • £10.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. Two weeks notice of their shifts
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
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    September 2020
  • 6.6/10

    Care manager

    • Manages people
    • £15.64 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Not working lots of extra hours
    3. Doing unpaid extra work
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    September 2020
  • 5.5/10

    Caregiver

    • £9.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Working lots of extra hours
    3. One week notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    The people I care for

    Worst thing

    The travelling to and from clients

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    September 2020
  • 4.2/10

    Employee

    • £9.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Hard to take sick leave
    3. Working lots of extra hours
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    July 2020
  • 3.4/10

    Carer

    • £8.72 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Not enough training
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    Clients

    Worst thing

    Junior management

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    July 2020
  • 2.0/10

    Care giver

    • £8.70 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Doing unpaid extra work
    2. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
    3. Managers change their shifts at short notice

    Best thing

    The people that I see

    Worst thing

    No travel time

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    July 2020
  • 2.1/10

    Caregiver

    • £11.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Doesn’t recommend their team
    2. Hard to take holidays
    3. One week notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    Clients

    Worst thing

    Management

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    June 2020
  • 5.8/10

    Caregiver

    • £9.40 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Managers change their shifts at short notice
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    make a difference

    Worst thing

    not being paid between calls

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    March 2020
  • 3.8/10

    Senior care

    • £9.49 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. One week notice of their shifts
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
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    February 2020