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Police Scotland

15 job reviews

6.2/10
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Overview of Police Scotland

scotland.police.uk

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  • 10.0/10

    Best thing

    every day is different and a new challenge
    The pay is good
    Flexibility to work indoors or outdoors, autonomy

    Worst thing

    the high level of risk we carry and time pressure

    Sergeant, September 2020
  • 3.8/10

    Best thing

    Quite good money

    Worst thing

    Abuse I take, other staff get away with lots of things and the way people judge you for what you work as

    Custody officer, August 2020

Police Scotland shifts and hours

  • 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
  • People find it hard to change shifts

    Bad

Police Scotland benefits

  • Most people don’t get proper breaks

    Not great
  • People find it easy to take sick leave

    Excellent
  • Most people find it hard to book holidays

    Not great

Police Scotland teams and managers

  • People feel stressed here

    Bad
  • Most people don’t feel treated with respect by their managers

    Not great
  • People get enough training when they start

    Excellent
  • Most people think their workplace is unsafe

    Not great
  • Only some people are given support to progress here

    Not great
  • Most people feel well informed about how the company is doing

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

    Bad

Police Scotland ranks joint 14th to work for in public sector employers

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