Do Mencap pay breaks?

No. Most people don’t get paid breaks at Mencap.

Social Care Providers who pay breaks include Places For People, Guild Care and Autism Together.

Last updated 3 August 2022

How we know this

Based on 61 job reviews from people who work at Mencap.

67% of people say they don’t get paid breaks.

Why this matters

A good job should have paid breaks.

You should be paid for all your time at work, whether you’re on a break or not.

Which social care providers pay breaks?

  1. Places For People Most people get paid breaks
    8.0
  2. Guild Care Most people get paid breaks
    7.4
  3. Autism Together Only some people get paid breaks
    7.0
  4. Coverage Care Most people get paid breaks
    7.0
  5. David Lewis Only some people get paid breaks
    7.0
  6. Greensleeves Care Most people get paid breaks
    6.8
  7. Keys Group Only some people get paid breaks
    6.8
  8. Sense Scotland Most people get paid breaks
    6.7
  9. United Response Most people get paid breaks
    6.4
  10. HICA Most people get paid breaks
    6.2

What people are saying about sick pay at Mencap

  • Best thing

    Working with the lovely tenents

    Worst thing

    Management put too much stress and pressure on you too many hrs no breaks no support

    1.4

    Mencap Employee, March 2022

  • Best thing

    Lovely residents.
    Good pay.

    Worst thing

    Unsafe place to work if residents are violent.
    Awful management, they do not understand what we do at the bottom of the chain.
    Non paid breaks.
    No support from management.

    3.4

    Mencap Employee, February 2022