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First Direct is a bank. They are based online and on the telephone.

www1.firstdirect.com

Do First Direct pay breaks?

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

Banks who pay breaks include Paragon Banking Group, Skipton Building Society and Tesco Bank.

Last updated 2 February 2023

How we know this

Based on 36 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?

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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 Customer service advisor, June 2021

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