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Debenhams

Breakroom Rating
based on 26 job reviews
4.9/10
  • UK
  • Department stores
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Debenhams job reviews

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  • 2.9/10

    Senior sales

    • £8.43 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Doing unpaid extra work
    2. Stressed
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    March 2020
  • 7.2/10

    Food advisor

    • £8.21 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. Safe workplace
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    The people I work with

    Worst thing

    The people I work with

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    March 2020
  • 5.5/10

    Sales manager

    • Manages people
    • £31,000 per year, working a 39 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Proper sick pay
    2. Doesn’t recommend their team
    3. No paid breaks
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    March 2020
  • 5.2/10

    Stock movement

    • £8.21 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Proper sick pay
    2. Doesn’t recommend their team
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
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    March 2020
  • 3.4/10

    Warehouse operative

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Unsafe workplace

    Best thing

    People I work with

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    March 2020
  • 7.6/10

    Senior food advisor

    • £8.60 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Good for people with caring responsiblities
    3. Managers change their shifts at short notice

    Best thing

    The people I work with

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    February 2020
  • 2.8/10

    Stock movement assistant fulfilment

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Two weeks notice of their shifts
    2. Managers change their shifts at short notice
    3. Hard to change shifts

    Best thing

    Internet orders which are basically online personal shopper. Love picking and packing.

    Worst thing

    Management. Lack of staff (whole store). Having to help in elsewhere while someone else does my actual job.

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    February 2020
  • 4.5/10

    Senior food services advisor

    • £8.26 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Good for students
    2. Doesn’t recommend their team
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
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    February 2020
  • 3.8/10

    Sales advisor

    • £8.21 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Doesn’t recommend their team
    3. No paid breaks
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    December 2019
  • 3.1/10

    Food service advisor

    • £4,000 per year, working a 16 hour week
    • Under 18 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress

    Best thing

    The Supervisors

    Worst thing

    The busy days

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    December 2019
  • 4.9/10

    Sales assistant

    • £6.63 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Stressed
    3. Working lots of extra hours

    Best thing

    People I work with

    Worst thing

    Particular members of management

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    November 2019
  • 7.4/10

    Supervisor

    • Manages people
    • £9.00 per hour
    • 45–54 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Treated with respect
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    September 2019
  • 8.6/10

    Food services advisor

    • £8.21 per hour
    • 45–54 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Employer understands what’s happening on the ground
    3. No paid breaks
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    September 2019
  • 6.8/10

    Personal shopper

    • £8.26 per hour
    • 55–64 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Paid accurately
    3. Hard to take holidays

    Best thing

    Meeting customers

    Worst thing

    A certain supervisor

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    September 2019
  • 7.6/10

    Sales advisor

    • £8.21 per hour
    • 21–24 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Not working lots of extra hours
    3. Not enough training

    Best thing

    My colleagues

    Worst thing

    Selling credit card pressures

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    September 2019
  • 4.9/10

    Sales advisor

    • £6.64 per hour
    • 18–20 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Two weeks notice of their shifts
    3. Not treated with respect
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    September 2019
  • 3.6/10

    Food service adviser

    • £8.53 per hour
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Managers change their shifts at short notice
    3. Hard to change shifts

    Best thing

    Staff

    Worst thing

    Nobody listens

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    September 2019
  • 2.3/10

    Supervisor

    • Manages people
    • £8.51 per hour
    • 45–54 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Minimum sick pay
    2. Not paid accurately
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    Colleagues

    Worst thing

    Management

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    September 2019
  • 6.3/10

    Food services advisor

    • £8.61 per hour
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Good for people with caring responsiblities
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    Customers

    Worst thing

    Short staffed

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    September 2019
  • 4.8/10

    Supervisor

    • Manages people
    • £8.73 per hour
    • 45–54 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    The team

    Worst thing

    No support

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    September 2019