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Breakroom Rating based on 12 job reviews

5.4/10
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12 Serco employees have compared their jobs on Breakroom. Find out what they say about pay, hours, shifts and more.

  • 5.2/10

    Detainee custody officer

    • £12.27 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    Secure job

    Worst thing

    Uncertainty for the futer of the business.
    Things change too often.
    No respect from higher management

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    August 2020
  • 3.4/10

    Street cleansing

    • £9.54 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Unsafe workplace
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    Know your work pattern

    Worst thing

    Work load and unreasonable job requested

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    July 2020
  • 4.2/10

    Swimming teacher

    • £11.42 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Not treated with respect
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    Teaching swimming

    Worst thing

    Lack of enthusiasm from other employees

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    July 2020
  • 4.9/10

    Prison officer

    • £2,800 per year, working a 42 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Doesn’t recommend their team
    3. Hard to change shifts
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    July 2020
  • 5.8/10

    Custodial operations manager

    • Manages people
    • £38,500 per year, working a 40 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. No paid breaks

    Worst thing

    Red tape

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    July 2020
  • 4.6/10

    Technician 2

    • £24,000 per year, working a 39 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Hard to change shifts
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team
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    July 2020
  • 7.2/10

    Operator

    • £34,000 per year, working a 40 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    3. Bad for people with caring responsibilities
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    June 2020
  • 7.9/10

    Administrator

    • £10.90 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    3. Don’t get proper breaks
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    June 2020
  • 2.8/10

    Driver

    • £21,600 per year, working a 39 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not treated with respect
    2. Managers change their shifts at short notice
    3. Stressed
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    May 2020
  • 6.4/10

    Chef

    • £12.50 per hour
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Not stressed
    3. Not enough training
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    March 2020
  • 7.2/10

    Porter dispatch

    • £9.03 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Not working lots of extra hours
    3. Hard to change shifts
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    December 2019
  • 8.6/10

    Domestic

    • £9.40 per hour
    • 34–44 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    2. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    3. Stressed
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    December 2019