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Kent County Council

7 job reviews

6.7/10
What is this?

Kent County Council hours and contracts

How easy is it for Kent County Council workers to change shifts?

Most people find it hard to change shifts

Not great

40% of people report that it’s easy to change shifts if they need to

Based on 5 employee responses

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.

How much notice do people get of their shift pattern at Kent County Council?

People get 4 weeks notice of when they’re working

Excellent

  • 0% report getting one week notice or less
  • 0% report getting two weeks notice
  • 0% report getting three weeks notice
  • 100% report getting four weeks notice or more

Based on 6 employee responses

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.

Do Kent County Council workers get to choose the shifts they work?

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 5 employee responses

Why this matters

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

Do Kent County Council managers change shifts at short notice?

Managers don’t change people’s shifts at short notice

Excellent

17% of people say their manager changes their shifts at the last minute

Based on 6 employee responses

How easy is it to book a holiday at Kent County Council?

Most people find it easy to book holidays

Good

60% of people report it’s easy to book holidays

Based on 5 employee responses

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.

How easy is it to take sick leave at Kent County Council?

Most people find it hard to take sick leave

Not great

33% of people report that it’s easy to take time off if they are sick

Based on 6 employee responses