University of Canterbury Employee Reviews about "work life balance"

Updated 5 Oct 2020

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University of Canterbury Chancellor John Wood
John Wood
12 Ratings
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  1. "Great working environment"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Systems Manager in Christchurch, Canterbury
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at University of Canterbury full-time

    Pros

    Relaxed atmosphere, work life balance and generous holidays. Incredibly smart people to surround yourself with.

    Cons

    Some difficulty getting things done due to reliance on central resources.

  2. "great place to work, learn and grow"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Systems Software Developer in Christchurch, Canterbury
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at University of Canterbury full-time

    Pros

    great culture, good work life balance, heaps of opportunity to advance if you're willing to do the work.

    Cons

    salaries a below market rate.

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  3. "Top 20 employers to work for"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Consultant in Christchurch, Canterbury
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Canterbury full-time

    Pros

    Best supportive team, work life balance

    Cons

    Salary is very low, Good for someone who dont care about salary

  4. Helpful (3)

    "Reccommended"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    Current Employee - Teaching Assistant in Christchurch, Canterbury
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at University of Canterbury part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great management Great work-life balance Good support network

    Cons

    Little compensation or benefits package

  5. Helpful (1)

    "A friendly University"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Christchurch, Canterbury
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Canterbury full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Work-life Balance, Platform to learn, More responsibility entrusted in you, Individual and Family friendly policies.

    Cons

    Hazy career growth plans, no other issues.

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