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Kent County Council

7 job reviews

6.7/10
What is this?

Kent County Council team and workplace

Is it stressful to work at Kent County Council?

Most people feel stressed here

Not great

60% of people say they often feel stressed at work

Based on 5 employee responses

Do people at Kent County Council feel treated by respect by their managers?

People feel treated with respect by their managers

Excellent

100% of people say they’re treated with respect by their managers

Based on 5 employee responses

Do people get enough training when they start at Kent County Council?

Most people get enough training when they start

Good

67% of people report they got enough training when they started working here

Based on 6 employee responses

Why this matters

A good job should give you good training when you start, not just drop you in at the deep end.

This means that you’ll be happier and more productive from day one and shows that your employer values you.

It’s also very important if your job involves anything that could be dangerous. Good training from the outset keeps you and your team safe.

Do people think Kent County Council is a safe place to work?

People think their workplace is safe

Excellent

83% of people report that their workplace is safe

Based on 6 employee responses

Are people given support to progress at Kent County Council?

Most people are given support to progress here

Good

In the last year, 67% of people report being given an opportunity to get better at their job, learn a new skill, learn to manage a team or get more responsibility in their role

Based on 6 employee responses

Why this matters

A good job should help you progress at work, if you want to. That might be supporting you to get better at the job you currently have, learn something new, manage a team or take on more responsibilities.

This means you’ll be able to build on your skills and experience, and earn more money.

Do people think Kent County Council head office understands what's happening where they work?

People think head office doesn’t understand what’s happening where they work

Bad

20% of people think that this employer’s head office or owners have a good understanding of what’s really happening where they work

Based on 5 employee responses

Why this matters

At a good job, the role of head office should be to support the people on the frontline serving customers.

To do that properly, the company’s owners or head office need to have a good understanding of what’s really happening on the frontline. This is especially important when a company owns multiple locations.