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Department for Work and Pensions experience report

  • 07.Dec 2015
  • Employee

Welcome to no progress in your life

3.33

Company Culture

Fairly consistent environment

Support from management

Its a case if you belong to my empire you have to work my way.

Teamwork

Other members of my teak were very supportive

Freedom to work independently

As before

Internal Communication

Regular meetings but not often accomplishing much.

Career Development

No progression opportunities of note.

Overall compensation for your work

Very low pay.

Office / Work Environment

Health and safety OK.

Job Security

You're there for life if you want to be.

Handicapped Accessibility

Go out of there way to accommodate disabilities.

Workplace Safety

Yes as before.

Challenging Work

Mindless and moronic at my level. Drowned in unnecessary paperwork.

Suggestions for improvement

  • There will never be much change because that is the nature of government!

What I like about the company

Job security

What I dislike about the company

No progression heavily structured

Company Culture
4.00
Support from management
2.00
Teamwork
4.00
Freedom to work independently
2.00
Internal Communication
2.00
Gender Equality
4.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
4.00
Career Development
1.00
Overall compensation for your work
2.00
Office / Work Environment
4.00
Environmental Friendliness
4.00
Work-Life Balance
4.00
Company Image
3.00
Job Security
5.00
Handicapped Accessibility
5.00
Workplace Safety
5.00
Challenging Work
1.00
Inclusive / Diverse
4.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Easy access to public transportation is offered Desirable office location is offered Paid Parental Leave is offered 401(k) Match is offered Paid time off is offered
  • Company
    Department for Work and Pensions
  • City
    Bathgate West Lothian Scotland
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Former job since 2014
  • Position
    Others
  • Department
    Administration

The following perks were offered to me

On site cafeteria is offered Health and wellness programs is offered Employee events is offered