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  • Best thing

    Very understanding and flexible management. Great coworkers and the residents are happy and want to be there

    Worst thing

    Sometimes the hours are long

    9.1

    Employee, May 2021

    • £10.33 per hour
    • 34–44 years old
  • Best thing

    The tennants

    Worst thing

    Not enough trained staff.

    2.8

    Employee, April 2021

    • £9.12 per hour
    • 55–64 years old
  • Best thing

    The tenants
    Colleagues

    Worst thing

    Lack of staff
    Poor pay

    4.8

    Employee, April 2021

    • £17,000 per year, working a 30 hour week
    • 45–54 years old
  • Best thing

    people I Support and the team

    Worst thing

    lone working on nights, travelling there

    6.5

    Employee, April 2021

    • £8.72 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
  • Best thing

    Close to home
    Part of a team
    People I support

    Worst thing

    Working until 10pm
    Unsocial hours
    Changing rota shifts

    5.5

    Employee, April 2021

    • £6,000 per year, working a 15 hour week
    • 55–64 years old
  • Best thing

    Helping peoples with their everyday
    Ife

    Worst thing

    Hours an be crazy

    5.5

    Support worker, March 2021

    • £9.09 per hour
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Home support in clients own home. Enabling independence.

    Worst thing

    Management dont support or appreciate

    4.5

    Support worker, March 2021

    • £8.95 per hour
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Supporting people

    Worst thing

    Hours and pay

    8.1

    Support worker, March 2021

    • Manages people
    • £9.72 per hour
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    The wonderful people I support and my predominantly fantastic and supportive coworkers

    4.4

    Support worker, March 2021

    • £9.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    The members, rewarding job, wonderful co workers all doing our best to provide a great service.

    2.4

    Support worker, February 2021

    • £9.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Some staff members making a difference to the lives of people i support

    Worst thing

    Some staff management

    2.9

    Support worker, February 2021

    • £9.33 per hour
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    seeing someone i support achieve new things

    Worst thing

    unsocial hours

    6.4

    Support worker, February 2021

    • £8.70 per hour
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Helping people

    Worst thing

    The team i work with

    6.3

    Support worker, February 2021

    • £7,900 per year, working a 17 hour week
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    The residents. And the variety.

    Worst thing

    Lack of staff. Poor pay. Poor management skills. Or no manager at all.

    2.9

    Support worker, January 2021

    • £8.89 per hour
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Making a difference to someone’s life

    Worst thing

    No teamwork
    Not treated fairly

    4.2

    Support worker, January 2021

    • £17,600 per year, working a 37 hour week
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    The people we support

    Worst thing

    Lack of training, double standards, late rota.

    2.1

    Support worker, January 2021

    • £8.75 per hour
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Sitting down

    Worst thing

    When there's no time to sit down

    5.8

    Support worker, December 2020

    • £9.00 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
  • Best thing

    Making a difference to people’s lives

    Worst thing

    Long hours

    7.4

    Service coordinator, December 2020

    • Manages people
    • £19,500 per year, working a 40 hour week
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    The people we care for

    Worst thing

    Management
    The low pay
    Expected to do a senior role for low pay
    High staff turn around

    2.9

    Support worker, November 2020

    • £8.72 per hour
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    its ok go work do ur work keep to yourself go home

    6.5

    Support worker, November 2020

    • £8.72 per hour
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    The people

    Worst thing

    Staff with lower standards

    7.4

    Support worker, October 2020

    • £9.30 per hour
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Looking after people

    Worst thing

    Unskilled staff

    3.6

    Support worker, October 2020

    • £9.20 per hour
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    The people i support

    Worst thing

    Team mates

    5.0

    Support worker, October 2020

    • £9.60 per hour
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    People I support and staff

    Worst thing

    Pay
    Shifts

    6.7

    Support worker, October 2020

    • £8.27 per hour
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    The people we support ... 10 mins walk from home ...

    Worst thing

    New team members .. split team ..

    5.0

    Support worker, August 2020

    • £8.78 per hour
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Doing my job

    Worst thing

    Lazy people manager not sorting out problems

    5.8

    Support worker, May 2020

    • £18,000 per year, working a 38 hour week
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Meeting new people and making new friends

    8.7

    Inclusion consultant, February 2020

    • £8.33 per hour
    • 55–64 years old