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5.9/10

Boots Opticians job reviews

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  • Best thing

    The people

    Worst thing

    The level of work does not match the pay, it’s a blanket hourly rate across the store in different departments and specialist departments with more work and more training do not get paid more than general assistants who do basic work

    Optical consultant, October 2019

    • £8.62 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    3.8/10
  • Best thing

    You can progress if you work hard

    Worst thing

    Pay

    Assistant manager, October 2019

    • Manages people
    • £10.50 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    6.8/10
  • Best thing

    The people I work with

    Worst thing

    The increasing rudeness and lack of respect from customers and no back up about this from higher management

    Assistant manager, October 2019

    • Manages people
    • £10.20 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    3.8/10
  • Best thing

    Work with a good team.

    Worst thing

    When short staffed expected to do too much.

    Optical consultant, October 2019

    • £13,000 per year, working a 31 hour week
    • 45–54 years old
    7.2/10
  • Best thing

    The people I work with

    Worst thing

    Having to work weekends and bank holidays

    Assistant manager, October 2019

    • Manages people
    • £9.00 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    7.4/10
  • Best thing

    The people I work with

    Worst thing

    Not enough staff and training

    Optical consultant, October 2019

    • £8.60 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    5.2/10
  • Best thing

    My staff

    Worst thing

    Stress not hitting budget

    Manager, October 2019

    • Manages people
    • £25,000 per year, working a 38 hour week
    • 45–54 years old
    7.4/10
  • Best thing

    The people I work with

    Worst thing

    Lack of praise if the shop had done well on sales but always told when we aren't doing well

    Optical consultant, October 2019

    • £23.00 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    5.9/10
  • Best thing

    Making patients feel comfortable and happy. Working with the colleagues.

    Worst thing

    Not enough training. Can be stressful sometimes.

    Optical assistant, September 2019

    • £8.33 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    4.9/10