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Compass Group

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38 Compass Group employees have compared their jobs on Breakroom. Find out what they say about pay, hours, shifts and more.

  • 8.1/10

    Kitchen assistant

    • £8.72 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Not stressed
    3. Minimum sick pay
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    August 2020
  • 4.0/10

    Catering operative

    • £8.71 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

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

    Worst thing

    Get no respect, appreciation etc

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    August 2020
  • 3.6/10

    Head chef

    • Manages people
    • £42,000 per year, working a 60 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Hard to take holidays
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    August 2020
  • 3.3/10

    Sous chef

    • Manages people
    • £12.30 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
    3. Don’t get proper breaks

    Best thing

    The hours, Monday to Friday 7am-2/3pm

    Worst thing

    Working environment, everything being piled onto me rather than shared between me and head chef. Miserable people.

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    July 2020
  • 5.5/10

    General manager

    • Manages people
    • £45,000 per year, working a 50 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Stressed
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team
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    July 2020
  • 7.4/10

    Kitchen assistant

    • £9.30 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. No unpaid extra work
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    easy work

    Worst thing

    not many hours in the day

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    July 2020
  • 9.4/10

    Chef

    • £12.68 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No unpaid extra work
    2. Not working lots of extra hours
    3. Get proper breaks
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    July 2020
  • 8.6/10

    Chef manager

    • Manages people
    • £12.70 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Employer understands what’s happening on the ground
    2. Not working lots of extra hours
    3. Minimum sick pay
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    July 2020
  • 7.0/10

    Supervisor

    • Manages people
    • £8.91 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    3. Less than a week’s notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    Colleagues

    Worst thing

    Compass

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    July 2020
  • 7.0/10

    Sous chef

    • £10.37 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Enough training
    3. Managers change their shifts at short notice

    Best thing

    Flexible and good staff

    Worst thing

    Being to relyed on

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    July 2020
  • 4.0/10

    Cafe bar supervisor/ manager

    • Manages people
    • £9.05 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Not treated with respect
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    My team

    Worst thing

    Lack of staff
    Lack of my managers contract

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    June 2020
  • 4.6/10

    Security supervisor

    • Manages people
    • £10.30 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    June 2020
  • 5.5/10

    Lead chef

    • Manages people
    • £13.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. One week notice of their shifts
    3. Hard to change shifts
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    June 2020
  • 5.2/10

    Residential support worker

    • £21,000 per year, working a 40 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. Not enough training
    3. Unsafe workplace

    Best thing

    The young people

    Worst thing

    The hours

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    June 2020
  • 1.8/10

    Catering assistant

    • £7.57 per hour
    • 25 or older

    What they say about their job

    1. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress

    Best thing

    The customers

    Worst thing

    Theres no team work

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    June 2020
  • 6.4/10

    Chef manager

    • Manages people
    • £10.40 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    2. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. Don’t get proper breaks
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    June 2020
  • 5.2/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £10.20 per hour
    • 25 or older

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Managers change their shifts at short notice
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    June 2020
  • 7.2/10

    Chef

    • Manages people
    • £24,500 per year, working a 36 hour week
    • 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. Stressed

    Worst thing

    Pay

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    May 2020
  • 5.2/10

    Security Guard

    • £9.10 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    2. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
    3. Doing unpaid extra work
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    April 2020
  • 3.8/10

    Frontline

    • £8.21 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. No paid breaks
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    March 2020
  • 4.4/10

    Maintenance

    • £9.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to change shifts
    2. Doesn’t recommend their team
    3. Don’t get proper breaks
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    March 2020
  • 4.4/10

    Assistant manager

    • £9.86 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Not enough training
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team

    Best thing

    Some of the people I work with.

    Worst thing

    Rate of pay

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    March 2020
  • 7.9/10

    Reservations coordinator

    • £20,600 per year, working a 40 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to change shifts
    2. Safe workplace
    3. Don’t get proper breaks
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    March 2020
  • 4.9/10

    Frontline

    • £8.21 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No unpaid extra work
    2. Not enough training
    3. Hard to change shifts

    Best thing

    Holiday leave

    Worst thing

    Mangers

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    March 2020
  • 2.6/10

    Catering manager

    • Manages people
    • £9.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

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

    Best thing

    The school

    Worst thing

    My employer

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    March 2020
  • 4.2/10

    Sous chef

    • £23,000 per year, working a 40 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Stressed
    3. Not enough training

    Best thing

    The hours

    Worst thing

    Poor pay

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    March 2020
  • 6.3/10

    Hospitality personnel

    • £8.62 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Good for people with caring responsiblities
    2. No unpaid extra work
    3. Two weeks notice of their shifts
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    March 2020
  • 3.1/10

    Chef

    • £9.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Unsafe workplace
    3. Minimum sick pay
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    March 2020
  • 6.4/10

    Security guard

    • £9.33 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid breaks
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. Working lots of extra hours

    Best thing

    Close to home
    Parking free
    Hours

    Worst thing

    Pay isn’t good for what we do
    Don’t get nightshift allowance

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    March 2020
  • 2.4/10

    Catering assistant

    • £8.21 per hour
    • 55–64 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not enough training
    2. Not paid accurately
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team

    Best thing

    Hours I work

    Worst thing

    Never have the right stock, and never know when the manager is getting to work

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    February 2020
  • 3.8/10

    Ward host

    • £8.21 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Stressed
    3. Three weeks notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    Patients

    Worst thing

    Manager

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    February 2020
  • 3.8/10

    Kitchen porter

    • £8.21 per hour
    • 55–64 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid breaks
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
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    February 2020
  • 4.9/10

    Hospitality supervisor

    • Manages people
    • £9.70 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Stressed
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team
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    February 2020
  • 8.6/10

    Chef de partie

    • £10.20 per hour
    • 34–44 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    Hours and the people who I work with and the team

    Worst thing

    Get stuck in routine

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    February 2020
  • 6.1/10

    Hospitality team leader

    • £8.75 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Tips are shared fairly
    3. Not treated with respect

    Best thing

    Co workers

    Worst thing

    Management, not guaranteed hours

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    January 2020
  • 4.0/10

    Chef

    • £9.00 per hour
    • 34–44 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Minimum sick pay
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team

    Best thing

    Working with my colleagues

    Worst thing

    Pay ....and the stress of the job ...and the hours

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    January 2020