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Boots

Breakroom Rating
based on 98 job reviews
5.5/10
  • UK
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98 Boots employees have compared their jobs on Breakroom. Find out what they say about pay, hours, shifts and more.

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  • 8.4/10

    Dispenser

    • £9.80 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Good for people with caring responsiblities
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    May 2020
  • 8.2/10

    Pharmacy advisor

    • £9.77 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No unpaid extra work
    2. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. One week notice of their shifts
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    April 2020
  • 4.9/10

    Deputy team leader

    • £8.75 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid breaks
    2. Not treated with respect
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress

    Best thing

    Steady shifts

    Worst thing

    No training

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    April 2020
  • 6.1/10

    Team leader

    • £25,600 per year, working a 38 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. Don’t get proper breaks

    Best thing

    Job security

    Worst thing

    Just a number

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    March 2020
  • 8.4/10

    Manager

    • Manages people
    • £25,600 per year, working a 38 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Safe workplace
    3. No paid breaks
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    March 2020
  • 4.6/10

    Act

    • £25,000 per year, working a 38 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Not treated with respect
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    March 2020
  • 4.6/10

    Healthcare advisor

    • £15,500 per year, working a 40 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Don’t get proper breaks

    Best thing

    Team members

    Worst thing

    No respect

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    March 2020
  • 4.7/10

    Customer Advisor

    • £8.21 per hour
    • Under 18 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Bad for students
    3. Unsafe workplace

    Best thing

    The pay and team in store

    Worst thing

    The senior management

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    March 2020
  • 6.7/10

    Store Manager

    • Manages people
    • £22,300 per year, working a 40 hour week
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    March 2020
  • 6.1/10

    Pharmacy technician

    • Manages people
    • £10.16 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Easy to change shifts
    3. Doing unpaid extra work

    Best thing

    I love my job

    Worst thing

    Getting the right pay for role

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    March 2020
  • 4.6/10

    Dispenser

    • £9.40 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. One week notice of their shifts
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    March 2020
  • 2.1/10

    Pharmacy advisor

    • £9.21 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Doesn’t recommend their team
    2. One week notice of their shifts
    3. Not enough training

    Worst thing

    Amount of stress and pressure

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    March 2020
  • 2.8/10

    Operations

    • £8.72 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Less than a week’s notice of their shifts
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress

    Best thing

    The teamwork,

    Worst thing

    Pay, hours, lack of resources.

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    March 2020
  • 1.6/10

    Pharmacy advisor

    • £17,500 per year, working a 31 hour week
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Minimum sick pay
    2. Bad for students
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    Basic pay

    Worst thing

    Stress, badly managed. Pay freezes, lack of respect

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    February 2020
  • 5.9/10

    Pharmacy technician

    • £11.15 per hour
    • 55–64 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Not enough training
    3. Stressed
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    February 2020
  • 9.1/10

    H3

    • Manages people
    • £38,000 per year, working a 38 hour week
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Good for people with caring responsiblities
    2. Proper sick pay
    3. Treated with respect
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    February 2020
  • 4.0/10

    Dispensing assistant

    • £10.45 per hour
    • 55–64 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid breaks
    2. Doesn’t recommend their team
    3. Hard to take holidays

    Best thing

    Customer's

    Worst thing

    Stress

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    February 2020
  • 5.5/10

    Pharmacy advisor

    • £9.30 per hour
    • 55–64 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Hard to change shifts
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
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    February 2020
  • 2.0/10

    Trainee pharmacy advisor

    • £17,500 per year, working a 38 hour week
    • 45–54 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Stressed
    2. Hard to take holidays
    3. Not enough training

    Best thing

    The people and nature of the job

    Worst thing

    Lack of support. Bad management

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    February 2020
  • 4.8/10

    Accuracy checking pharmacy technician

    • £11.98 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Stressed
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    Regular hours,
    Very busy,time flys

    Worst thing

    No control over work load,
    No spare staff hours to cover holiday and sickness

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    February 2020