HC-One Reviews

Updated 11 Aug 2020

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3.0
48%
Recommend to a Friend
53%
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HC-One Executive Chairman Sir David Behan CBE (no image)
Sir David Behan CBE
8 Ratings
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  • "Along with some lovely carers the housekeepers aren’t the nicest to work with, talk down to you & tell complete lies about you(in 20 reviews)

  • "some weeks there are long hours(in 17 reviews)

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  1. "Enjoyed working here"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Activities Coordinator in Glasgow, Scotland
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at HC-One full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good Company, friendly staff and well managed

    Cons

    little to no opportunities for progression

  2. "I loved it here"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Caregiver 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at HC-One full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Perfect good management good fantastic

    Cons

    none At all I swear


  3. "Low moral at Alexander Court"

    1.0
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    Current Employee - Care Assistant in Sheffield, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at HC-One full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Nice residents. Good staff. The home well maintained. Lovely meals.

    Cons

    Our manager isn’t very welcoming. Door always shut. Do not disturb. No positive interaction with residents or staff. Families aren’t made to feel welcome. Negativity in bucket loads.

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  4. "Nursing home"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Registered Nurse in Darlington, North East England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at HC-One part-time

    Pros

    Well led Friendly Good training programme Opportunity for promotion

    Cons

    Pay not as good as other care providers Frequent changes in paperwork

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  5. "I wouldn't recommend if you have other options"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Care Assistant 
    Doesn't Recommend

    I have been working at HC-One part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    It's a stable job and working with the residents is rewarding

    Cons

    Poorly paid Little respect from management Unpaid breaks Pretty demoralising Very little career progression

  6. Helpful (1)

    "Appaling support"

    1.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Carer in Caerphilly, Wales
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at HC-One full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    There are no pros working here!

    Cons

    Poor pay. Poor conditions. Inflated ego of certain area managers

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  7. "Minimum wage, maximum effort"

    2.0
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    Current Employee - Housekeeper in South Benfleet, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at HC-One full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Meeting and getting to know the residents is by far the best part of this job

    Cons

    Its minimum wage but they expect the absolute maximum work from you, expect to be sweating all day long. Management dont care about you, we are all replaceable to them.

  8. "good al round job happy to be working here"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Chef in Redcar, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at HC-One full-time

    Pros

    great company to work for, good people, good hours for a chef.

    Cons

    demanding requirements for nutrition, short staffed at times

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  9. "Avoid"

    1.0
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    Former Employee - Home Manager in Teesside County Borough, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at HC-One full-time

    Pros

    Good paper work and governance

    Cons

    Nepotism Bullying culture Unprofessional Lack integrity

  10. "Excellent"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Care Worker in Glasgow, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at HC-One full-time

    Pros

    The excellent opportunities available within the business

    Cons

    It was not the career i am looking to pursue

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