Do First Direct pay breaks?

Sometimes. Only some people get paid breaks at First Direct.

Banks who pay breaks include Skipton Building Society, Lloyds Bank and Santander.

Last updated 14 August 2022

How we know this

Based on 27 job reviews from people who work at First Direct.

44% of people say they don’t get paid breaks.

Why this matters

A good job should have paid breaks.

You should be paid for all your time at work, whether you’re on a break or not.

Which banks pay breaks?

  1. Skipton Building Society Most people get paid breaks
    9.2
  2. Lloyds Bank Only some people get paid breaks
    7.7
  3. Santander Only some people get paid breaks
    7.7
  4. First Direct Only some people get paid breaks
    7.5
  5. Tesco Bank Only some people get paid breaks
    6.6

What people are saying about sick pay at First Direct

  • Best thing

    Friendly colleagues

    Worst thing

    Long shifts, short breaks. If you need a day off you need to know a year in advance

    4.5

    First Direct Employee, June 2021