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  • 2.9/10

    Warehouse operative

    • £9.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not treated with respect
    2. Not enough training
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    Weekly pay

    Worst thing

    Backshift

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    July 2020
  • 6.1/10

    Manager

    • Manages people
    • £23,500 per year, working a 45 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. Stressed
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    July 2020
  • 3.3/10

    Branch manager

    • Manages people
    • £26,500 per year, working a 60 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Doesn’t recommend their team
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    Staff discount

    Worst thing

    Unpaid overtime long hours not appreciated by senior managers

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    June 2020
  • 4.0/10

    Order picker

    • £9.60 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress

    Best thing

    Saturdays off for now

    Worst thing

    Manegment skills severly lacking

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    June 2020
  • 5.2/10

    Supervisor

    • Manages people
    • £9.12 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    May 2020
  • 4.0/10

    Manager

    • Manages people
    • £24,000 per year, working a 45 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Proper sick pay
    2. Not enough training
    3. Don’t get proper breaks

    Best thing

    team members

    Worst thing

    long shifts no staff to cover breaks

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    May 2020
  • 5.8/10

    Manager

    • Manages people
    • £25,700 per year, working a 45 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Three weeks notice of their shifts
    3. Don’t get proper breaks
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    April 2020
  • 6.8/10

    Retail assistant

    • £8.31 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. Stressed
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    March 2020
  • 9.4/10

    Warehouse operative

    • £10.06 per hour
    • 55–64 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    3. Not working lots of extra hours
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    March 2020
  • 7.0/10

    Manager

    • Manages people
    • £25,200 per year, working a 45 hour week
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Proper sick pay
    3. Not enough training
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    March 2020
  • 4.9/10

    Supervisor

    • £8.61 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Doesn’t recommend their team
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    Staff

    Worst thing

    Work load too much expected for poor wage

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    March 2020
  • 4.0/10

    Assistant manager

    • Manages people
    • £20,800 per year, working a 43 hour week
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Hard to change shifts
    3. Hard to take holidays

    Best thing

    Staff, customers, fairley easy shifts

    Worst thing

    Shift end times, stress of unscheduled visits from head office, audits,

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    February 2020
  • 1.6/10

    Sales assistant

    • £7.00 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. One week notice of their shifts
    2. Don’t get proper breaks
    3. Hard to change shifts
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    February 2020
  • 2.4/10

    Retail assistant

    • £8.40 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Doesn’t recommend their team
    2. Less than a week’s notice of their shifts
    3. Managers change their shifts at short notice
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    February 2020
  • 9.2/10

    Assistant manager

    • £20,000 per year, working a 43 hour week
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Good for people with caring responsiblities
    2. Paid accurately
    3. Treated with respect
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    February 2020
  • 6.4/10

    Manager

    • Manages people
    • £24,000 per year, working a 45 hour week
    • 45–54 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Proper sick pay
    2. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. No paid breaks
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    February 2020
  • 6.1/10

    Retail assistant

    • £7.80 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Paid breaks
    3. Minimum sick pay
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    January 2020
  • 5.9/10

    Assistant manager and supervisor

    • Manages people
    • £8.61 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Stressed
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    December 2019
  • 8.5/10

    Retail supervisor

    • Manages people
    • £8.61 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Paid accurately
    3. Three weeks notice of their shifts
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    December 2019
  • 8.2/10

    Retail assistant

    • Manages people
    • £6.25 per hour
    • Under 18 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Paid breaks
    3. Minimum sick pay
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    December 2019
  • 5.2/10

    HGV driver

    • £13.27 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    15% food

    Worst thing

    Different start times

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    November 2019
  • 4.2/10

    Supervisor

    • Manages people
    • £8.61 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Managers change their shifts at short notice
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    Hours

    Worst thing

    Everything

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    November 2019
  • 6.8/10

    Warehouse operative

    • £9.76 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. Easy to take holidays
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    Poeple I work with

    Worst thing

    Not being told about overtime

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    November 2019
  • 8.7/10

    Retail assistant

    • Manages people
    • £8.46 per hour
    • 55–64 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Enough training
    3. No paid breaks
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    October 2019
  • 6.8/10

    Retail assistant

    • £8.60 per hour
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Treated with respect
    3. Minimum sick pay
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    October 2019
  • 6.8/10

    Branch manager

    • Manages people
    • £32,400 per year, working a 45 hour week
    • 34–44 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    3. Stressed
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    October 2019
  • 4.9/10

    Retail Assistant

    • £8.46 per hour
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Not treated with respect
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team

    Best thing

    Bonus

    Worst thing

    Underpaid

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    October 2019
  • 3.4/10

    Retail assistant

    • £7.95 per hour
    • 21–24 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Working lots of extra hours
    3. Hard to change shifts

    Best thing

    The work, putting out stock

    Worst thing

    Upper Management

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    October 2019
  • 2.9/10

    Branch manager

    • Manages people
    • £23,000 per year, working a 45 hour week
    • 21–24 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Not treated with respect
    2. Three weeks notice of their shifts
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    my team

    Worst thing

    the pay and hours

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    October 2019
  • 6.5/10

    Sales assistant

    • £8.46 per hour
    • 55–64 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to change shifts
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    Team work

    Worst thing

    Lifting and moving heavy things

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    October 2019
  • 8.6/10

    Retail supervisor

    • £8.61 per hour
    • 21–24 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    The team

    Worst thing

    Stocktake

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    October 2019
  • 6.8/10

    Warehouse operative

    • £8.31 per hour
    • 34–44 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid breaks
    2. Recommends their team
    3. Stressed

    Worst thing

    The hourly rate

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    October 2019
  • 8.1/10

    Cashier

    • £8.42 per hour
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Good for people with caring responsiblities
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    Customers & team mates

    Worst thing

    Stocktaking

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    October 2019
  • 8.6/10

    Retail assistant

    • £8.45 per hour
    • 34–44 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Paid breaks
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    People

    Worst thing

    Hours cut

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    October 2019
  • 6.8/10

    Retail assistant

    • £8.46 per hour
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Treated with respect
    3. Three weeks notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    The people who I work with

    Worst thing

    Lack of communication with management

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    October 2019
  • 7.6/10

    Retail assistant

    • £8.75 per hour
    • 34–44 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. Easy to change shifts
    3. Managers change their shifts at short notice
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    October 2019
  • 5.2/10

    Supervisor

    • £8.61 per hour
    • 21–24 years old

    What they say about their job

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

    Best thing

    My team

    Worst thing

    Head office not understanding what we do within store.

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    October 2019
  • 1.0/10

    Retail assistant

    • £6.00 per hour
    • 18–20 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Not enough training
    2. Working lots of extra hours
    3. Managers change their shifts at short notice

    Best thing

    My colleagues

    Worst thing

    The management.

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    October 2019
  • 3.1/10

    Picker

    • £9.25 per hour
    • 55–64 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid breaks
    2. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    Getting paid

    Worst thing

    It is hard work

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    October 2019
  • 4.0/10

    Warehouse

    • £9.25 per hour
    • 55–64 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid breaks
    2. Stressed
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress

    Best thing

    Hours

    Worst thing

    Management

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    October 2019
  • 8.0/10

    Retail assistant

    • £8.31 per hour
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Not working lots of extra hours
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    The people I work with

    Worst thing

    Having to be there at half 6 in the morning for an early shift

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    October 2019
  • 7.2/10

    Sales assistant

    • £8.36 per hour
    • 45–54 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Employer understands what’s happening on the ground
    3. Hard to change shifts

    Best thing

    Team work

    Worst thing

    Stocktaking

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    October 2019
  • 7.4/10

    Retail assistant

    • £6.25 per hour
    • 18–20 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress

    Best thing

    Experience and earning

    Worst thing

    Rude customers disrespecting me and my colleagues

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    October 2019
  • 4.5/10

    Assistant manager

    • Manages people
    • £21,500 per year, working a 43 hour week
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

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

    Best thing

    Interacting with customers

    Worst thing

    Social life destroyer, working hard with not staff or hours

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    October 2019
  • 3.3/10

    Sales assistant

    • £8.40 per hour
    • 25 or older

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Hard to change shifts
    3. Three weeks notice of their shifts
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    September 2019