Surrey County Council Careers and Employment

What is it like to work at Surrey County Council?

3.9Work/Life Balance
3.5Salary/Benefits
3.5Job Security/Advancement
3.5Management
3.7Culture
4.0
Fast paced environment, multi-tasking and rise to unexpected work situations.
Written by HR Advisor (Former Employee) from County Hall, Kingston-upon-Thames on 21 November 2018
Loved the role, cannot expect the unexpected as every day was changeable and you needed to be able to swap activities as the need arises.
Prioritize activities and move deadlines as appropriate. Inform management of Risk assessments and deal with appropriately.
A typical day would start with going to a certain work service station and be redirected - more... as the urgency or the need arose.
Learned to work with multi-disciplined environments and services under serious constraints due to staffing and budget constraints.
Difficult circumstances were working to serve the service needs and maintain ... - less
ProsFlexible working and expected to do role without constant supervision.
ConsBe wary of extending yourself beyond work /life balance.
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