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  • 6.1/10

    Team leader

    • £9.75 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Treated with respect
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    The team I work with and customers

    Worst thing

    Not enough hours or staff

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    August 2020
  • 3.3/10

    Checkouts

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid breaks
    2. Stressed
    3. Don’t get proper breaks

    Best thing

    The customers

    Worst thing

    Lack of staff

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    August 2020
  • 7.8/10

    Customer team member

    • £9.00 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. Enough training
    3. Stressed
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    August 2020
  • 3.6/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £9.75 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. Working lots of extra hours
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    August 2020
  • 6.1/10

    Team manager

    • Manages people
    • £20,000 per year, working a 39 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

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

    Best thing

    People

    Worst thing

    No staff

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    August 2020
  • 7.6/10

    Warehouse operative

    • £12.88 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Enough training
    3. Stressed
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    August 2020
  • 3.6/10

    Postoffice counter assistsnt

    • £9.00 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. Hard to change shifts
    3. Doing unpaid extra work
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    August 2020
  • 8.2/10

    Customer team member

    • £9.24 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. Stressed
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    August 2020
  • 5.2/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £9.80 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. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
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    August 2020
  • 7.2/10

    Store manager

    • Manages people
    • £35,000 per year, working a 39 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Paid breaks
    3. Three weeks notice of their shifts
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    August 2020
  • 7.4/10

    Manager

    • Manages people
    • £36,500 per year, working a 40 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to change shifts
    2. Recommends their team
    3. Doing unpaid extra work

    Worst thing

    Summer

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    August 2020
  • 6.3/10

    Customer team member

    • £8.70 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Good for people with caring responsiblities
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. Stressed
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    August 2020
  • 8.9/10

    Team manager

    • Manages people
    • £11.20 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Proper sick pay
    2. Recommends their team
    3. Don’t get proper breaks

    Best thing

    Easy

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    August 2020
  • 4.9/10

    Deputy manager

    • Manages people
    • £9.72 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Hard to take holidays
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    August 2020
  • 1.6/10

    Team manager

    • Manages people
    • £23,500 per year, working a 40 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Three weeks notice of their shifts
    2. Don’t get proper breaks
    3. Hard to change shifts

    Best thing

    Nice customers
    Great team

    Worst thing

    Horrible customers
    Not enough time for tasks
    One and one shifts

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    July 2020
  • 8.8/10

    Warehouse operative

    • £11.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid breaks
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    July 2020
  • 8.5/10

    Store manager

    • Manages people
    • £85,000 per year, working a 35 hour week
    • 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. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    July 2020
  • 4.0/10

    Customer team member

    • £8.45 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Two weeks notice of their shifts
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    The pay

    Worst thing

    The workload

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    July 2020
  • 4.5/10

    Team member

    • £9.00 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Doesn’t recommend their team
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    My colleagues are nice people

    Worst thing

    The customers

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    July 2020
  • 5.9/10

    Customer team member

    • £9.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid breaks
    2. Doing unpaid extra work
    3. Don’t get proper breaks

    Best thing

    The team

    Worst thing

    customer abuse

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    July 2020
  • 7.2/10

    Team member

    • £9.00 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Good for students
    2. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. Stressed
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    July 2020
  • 8.8/10

    Customer team member

    • £9.00 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to change shifts
    2. Treated with respect
    3. Minimum sick pay
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    July 2020
  • 4.7/10

    Post office assistant

    • Manages people
    • £9.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid breaks
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Bad for people with caring responsibilities
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    July 2020
  • 6.8/10

    Csa

    • £8.85 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Not working lots of extra hours
    3. Don’t get proper breaks

    Best thing

    The customers get to know the regulars ones

    Worst thing

    Hours as aren't set and all. Over the place

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    July 2020
  • 8.2/10

    Team member

    • £9.00 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. Hard to change shifts
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    July 2020
  • 7.9/10

    Store manager

    • Manages people
    • £18.16 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Paid breaks
    3. Not enough training
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    July 2020
  • 3.8/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £9.75 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress

    Best thing

    customers, community

    Worst thing

    pressure, stress

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    July 2020
  • 10.0/10

    Team manager

    • Manages people
    • £34,900 per year, working a 39 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    3. Paid breaks
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    July 2020
  • 6.5/10

    Customer service assistant

    • £8.90 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
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    July 2020
  • 9.4/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £9.75 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No unpaid extra work
    2. Paid breaks
    3. Have had opportunities to progress

    Best thing

    Location, customers, atmosphere, support from higher management, coop benefits, coop credit union

    Worst thing

    Shoplifters, entitled customers that get abusive

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    July 2020
  • 7.2/10

    Store manager

    • Manages people
    • £20,000 per year, working a 24 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Enough training
    3. Doing unpaid extra work

    Best thing

    Flexibility the people

    Worst thing

    Labour model

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    July 2020
  • 8.8/10

    Voice picker

    • £10.30 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    3. Hard to take holidays

    Best thing

    The Pay

    Worst thing

    Heavy workload

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    July 2020
  • 5.5/10

    Team leader

    • £9.54 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Less than a week’s notice of their shifts
    3. Doing unpaid extra work

    Best thing

    Meeting new people each day

    Worst thing

    Customers being rude

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    July 2020
  • 7.9/10

    Customer service assistant

    • £8.72 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    3. Minimum sick pay
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    July 2020
  • 7.6/10

    Customer service assistance

    • £8.88 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 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. No paid breaks
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    July 2020
  • 8.9/10

    Team manager

    • Manages people
    • £20,600 per year, working a 39 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to change shifts
    2. Paid breaks
    3. Three weeks notice of their shifts
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    July 2020
  • 7.4/10

    Team manager

    • Manages people
    • £26,500 per year, working a 39 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. Recommends their team
    3. Doing unpaid extra work

    Best thing

    I get good shifts and I do work over my hours but not as many as the store before I was at. Also I like building displays

    Worst thing

    The pay sometimes feels like it’s not enough, especially on the stressful occasions

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    July 2020
  • 6.6/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £9.60 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. Not stressed
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team

    Best thing

    Staff

    Worst thing

    Some customers rude

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    July 2020
  • 6.1/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £8.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Get proper breaks
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    July 2020
  • 8.1/10

    Warehouse operative

    • £12.88 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    2. Proper sick pay
    3. No paid breaks
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    July 2020
  • 5.8/10

    Customer team member

    • £9.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to change shifts
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress

    Best thing

    Meeting the customers needs

    Worst thing

    Rude customers

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    July 2020
  • 6.5/10

    Team manager

    • Manages people
    • £22,000 per year, working a 42 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. Good for people with caring responsiblities
    3. Don’t get proper breaks

    Best thing

    team

    Worst thing

    customers

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    July 2020
  • 8.3/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £9.75 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Proper sick pay
    2. Paid breaks
    3. Three weeks notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    The customers

    Worst thing

    The customers

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    July 2020
  • 9.1/10

    Ctm

    • £9.00 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. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. Proper sick pay

    Best thing

    The community and colleagues I work with

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    July 2020
  • 8.2/10

    Warehouse operative

    • £9.20 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Enough training
    3. Minimum sick pay
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    July 2020
  • 7.0/10

    Customer team member

    • £9.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Enough training
    3. Stressed
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    July 2020
  • 8.1/10

    Store manager

    • Manages people
    • £29,900 per year, working a 40 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Proper sick pay
    2. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. Don’t get proper breaks
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    July 2020
  • 8.8/10

    Team manager

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Proper sick pay
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    Helping people

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    July 2020
  • 4.2/10

    Duty manager

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to change shifts
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Unsafe workplace

    Best thing

    good staff.most.of time.

    Worst thing

    Manager and laziness

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    July 2020
  • 6.3/10

    Csa

    • £8.89 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    2. Treated with respect
    3. Managers change their shifts at short notice
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    July 2020