Alliance Disposables

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Alliance Disposables is a wholesaler for catering equipment.

alliancenational.co.uk

Rating based on 14 employees who took the Breakroom Quiz

About jobs at Alliance Disposables

Pay

    Good
  • Most people are paid a living wage

    Do Alliance Disposables pay a living wage?

    Most people are paid a living wage.

    How we know this

    70% of people say they are paid at or above the Real Living Wage for where they live.

    Based on data from 10 people who took the Breakroom Quiz between June 2022 and November 2023.

    Why this matters

    Everyone should be paid enough to live on.

    The Real Living Wage is a voluntary rate employers can sign up to that is based on the real cost of living.

    The current rates are £12.00 per hour, and £13.15 per hour in London.

    Find out more in our explainer about the Real Living Wage.

  • Okay
  • Only some people are paid market rates

    Do Alliance Disposables pay market rates?

    Only some people are paid above average for their job.

    How we know this

    58% of people are paid below average for the type of work they do.

    Based on data from 12 people who took the Breakroom Quiz between June 2022 and November 2023.

    Why this matters

    Pay can vary a lot between types of job. Employers should be ensuring that the rates their staff are paid are in line with similar roles elsewhere.

  • Okay
  • Only some people get paid breaks

    Do workers at Alliance Disposables get paid breaks?

    Sometimes. Only some people get paid breaks.

    How we know this

    64% of people say they don’t get paid breaks.

    Based on data from 11 people who took the Breakroom Quiz between July 2022 and November 2023.

    Why this matters

    A good job should have paid breaks.

    You should be paid for all your time at work, whether you’re on a break or not.

Hours and flexibility

    Okay
  • Can be hard to book holiday

    How easy is it to book a holiday at Alliance Disposables?

    Some people find it hard to book holiday.

    How we know this

    40% of people report it’s hard to book holidays.

    Based on data from 10 people who took the Breakroom Quiz between June 2022 and November 2023.

    Why this matters

    A good job should let you take time off when you need it, and it shouldn’t be a nightmare to arrange.

  • Good
  • Most people find it easy to take sick leave

    How easy is it to take sick leave at Alliance Disposables?

    Most people find it easy to take sick leave.

    How we know this

    70% of people report that it’s easy to take time off if they are sick.

    Based on data from 10 people who took the Breakroom Quiz between July 2022 and November 2023.

    Why this matters

    Everyone gets sick sometimes. You should be able to take time off when you need to.

    A good job should support you when you’re unwell and have systems in place that will allow you to take time off to recover when you need it.

Workplace

    Okay
  • Only some people feel treated with respect

    Do people at Alliance Disposables feel treated with respect by their managers?

    Some people don’t feel treated with respect by their managers.

    How we know this

    60% of people say they’re not treated with respect by their managers.

    Based on data from 10 people who took the Breakroom Quiz between July 2022 and November 2023.

    Why this matters

    Everyone should get treated with respect by their managers. You shouldn’t feel discriminated against or bullied, and if you have a problem you should be able to speak to someone about it.

  • Okay
  • Some people are stressed

    Is it stressful to work at Alliance Disposables?

    Some people feel stressed here.

    How we know this

    58% of people say they often feel stressed at work.

    Based on data from 12 people who took the Breakroom Quiz between June 2022 and November 2023.

    Why this matters

    Work isn’t always easy, but if you’re frequently feel stressed, that’s not good.

    Your employer should support you with enough people and resources to get your job done without feeling overwhelmed.

  • Okay
  • Only some people enjoy their job

    Do people at Alliance Disposables enjoy their jobs?

    Only some people enjoy their job.

    How we know this

    60% of people report they don’t enjoy their job.

    Based on data from 10 people who took the Breakroom Quiz between June 2022 and November 2023.

  • Okay
  • Only some people recommend their team

    Do people at Alliance Disposables recommend working with their team?

    Only some people recommend working with their team.

    How we know this

    67% of people report that they wouldn’t recommend working with their immediate team to a friend.

    Based on data from 12 people who took the Breakroom Quiz between June 2022 and November 2023.

    Why this matters

    A good job means enjoying the place where you work.

    The people you work with every day really matter. They can be the difference between a terrible day and a great one.

    If you’d recommend your team to a friend, this shows that something’s going right.

  • Good
  • Most people get enough training

    Do people get enough training when they start at Alliance Disposables?

    Most people got enough training when they started.

    How we know this

    82% of people report they got enough training when they started working here.

    Based on data from 11 people who took the Breakroom Quiz between June 2022 and November 2023.

    Why this matters

    A good job should give you good training when you start, not just drop you in at the deep end.

    This means that you’ll be happier and more productive from day one and shows that your employer values you.

    It’s also very important if your job involves anything that could be dangerous. Good training from the outset keeps you and your team safe.

How Alliance Disposables ranks

Alliance Disposables ranks 11th to work for out of retail wholesalers.

  1. 10 Johnsons Workwear
    7.1
  2. 11 Alliance Disposables
    7.0
  3. 12= Edmundson Electrical
    6.8

Rankings are based on Breakroom Ratings for employers with 5 or more Breakroom Quiz responses, accurate as of 23 February 2024.