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Northern Rail

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8.8/10
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Overview of Northern Rail

Northern Trains Ltd operates trains and stations in Northern England, as well as in the East Midlands and Staffordshire. They are publicly owned by the Department of Transport.

northernrailway.co.uk

Pay

Northern Rail pays £11.57–29.15 per hour

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  • 10.0/10

    Best thing

    Pay and conditions
    Responsibility

    Worst thing

    Weekend working

    Conductor, August 2020
  • 9.4/10

    Best thing

    time off

    Worst thing

    passengers missing trains and fatalities.

    Conductor, August 2020

Northern Rail shifts and hours

  • This employer mostly uses part time contracts

  • People work the same number of hours they’re contracted for

    Excellent
  • People don’t worry about getting enough hours

    Excellent
  • People get 4 weeks notice of when they’re working

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

    Excellent
  • People don't get enough choice over which shifts they work

    Bad
  • Most people find it easy to change shifts

    Good

Northern Rail benefits

  • People get proper breaks

    Excellent
  • People find it easy to take sick leave

    Excellent
  • Most people find it easy to book holidays

    Good

Northern Rail teams and managers

  • People don’t feel stressed here

    Excellent
  • People recommend working with their team

    Excellent
  • People feel treated with respect by their managers

    Excellent
  • People say this is a good place to work if you care for a child or other relative

    Excellent
  • People get enough training when they start

    Excellent
  • People think their workplace is safe

    Excellent
  • People are given support to progress here

    Excellent
  • Most people feel well informed about how the company is doing

    Good
  • Most people think head office doesn’t understand what’s happening where they work

    Not great

Northern Rail ranks 3rd to work for in public transport employers

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