Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
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Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) Careers and Employment

About us
DWP operates on a scale that is almost unmatched anywhere in Europe. Most people in Britain come into contact with us at some point in their lives. We offer:

A wide range of interesting and rewarding careers

The chance to make a real difference to people’s lives

An excellent package of employee benefits


Our staff are making the largest changes
 – more... in the welfare system for a generation, including the introduction of Universal Credit and the new State Pension.

The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) is responsible for welfare, pensions and child maintenance policy. As the UK’s biggest public service department it administers the State Pension and a range of working age, disability and ill health benefits to over 22 million claimants and customers.
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What is it like to work at Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)?

3.8
Work/Life Balance
3.6
Salary/Benefits
3.4
Job Security/Advancement
3.3
Management
3.4
Culture

What are the top-rated locations & roles at Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)?

Top work locations
5.0
Motherwell
4.7
Mansfield
4.6
Pembroke Dock
4.3
Basildon
4.3
Ashton-in-Makerfield
Most popular roles
5.0
Business Analyst
5.0
Data Entry Clerk
4.8
Assistant
4.7
Assistant Advisor
4.7
Office Assistant

What did candidates say about the interview at Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)?

Interview experience
Based on 199 interviews
Average
Interview difficulty
Based on 197 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 194 interviews
More than one month
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