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Leicestershire County Council is a local authority. They oversee local services.

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Leicestershire County Council job reviews

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  • Best thing

    The team, the other people within the Safeguarding social work team, admin and other social care workers are all incredibly well informed and kind. Its a real family feeling, with colleagues who are so very lovely, it makes it the only reason you stay in the end. I also like the variety of the work.

    Worst thing

    There is SO MUCH PAPER WORK. Considering how incredibly busy the field is, they seem to enjoy you duplicating work. The system (Mosaic) is useless, constantly freezing or being updated at the most in opportune times, and it makes everything come to a stop which management don't seem to understand and so just keep on insisting that the work has to be done. They are under pressure too, but when other departments gate keep on the work they receive, and yet we can't demand that they take on things in their specialty, such as kinship team, it seems very imbalanced and puts more pressure on the safeguarding team.
    Often when you complain or say your case load is too high for your skill level or even nationally recognised as safe caseload number, they don't do anything about it, reduce your case holdings or offer support. Nothing.

    4.3

    Leicestershire County Council Social worker, January 2023

  • Best thing

    Freedom to set ny own daily schedule. Working outside

    Worst thing

    Low pay for industry

    9.6

    Leicestershire County Council Employee, June 2021

  • Best thing

    Colleagues
    Children

    Worst thing

    Work life balance
    Demands made

    4.7

    Leicestershire County Council Teacher, March 2021

  • Best thing

    The people I work with

    Worst thing

    Managers expecting more and more in less hours

    6.9

    Leicestershire County Council Food services assistant, February 2021

  • Best thing

    Working with young children with additional needs

    Worst thing

    Paper work , polices, unappreciated,

    1.4

    Leicestershire County Council Healthcare assistant, February 2021

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  • Best thing

    I get school holidays off

    Worst thing

    Not enough hours

    4.8

    Leicestershire County Council Employee, February 2021

  • Best thing

    Hours suit me

    Worst thing

    Poor management bad or lack of communication

    5.5

    Leicestershire County Council Bus assistant, October 2020

  • Best thing

    Helping change lives

    Worst thing

    The workload

    5.5

    Leicestershire County Council Teacher, September 2020