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  • 7.2/10

    Team leader

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Tips are shared fairly
    2. No unpaid extra work
    3. Stressed

    Worst thing

    Not having set hours every week

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    August 2020
  • 4.4/10

    General manager

    • Manages people
    • £41,000 per year, working a 70 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Tips are shared fairly
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Hard to take holidays

    Best thing

    Job security

    Worst thing

    Hours

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    July 2020
  • 6.4/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £8.20 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No unpaid extra work
    2. Recommends their team
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    July 2020
  • 4.6/10

    Kitchen manager

    • Manages people
    • £26,000 per year, working a 50 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Doing unpaid extra work
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    team

    Worst thing

    long days little pay

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    July 2020
  • 8.5/10

    Head barman

    • Manages people
    • £8.20 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Tips are shared fairly
    2. Safe workplace
    3. No paid breaks
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    July 2020
  • 4.2/10

    Rkc/kitchen manager

    • Manages people
    • £33,000 per year, working a 45 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. Don’t get proper breaks

    Worst thing

    No hours and team to do the job,to much on 1 person.

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    July 2020
  • 4.6/10

    Assistant manager

    • Manages people
    • £22,500 per year, working a 48 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Hard to change shifts
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    The people

    Worst thing

    The condisendance and put downs

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    July 2020
  • 1.6/10

    Assistant manager

    • Manages people
    • £24,000 per year, working a 60 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Hard to change shifts
    2. Doing unpaid extra work
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    Serving and talking to customers.

    Worst thing

    Long hours, poor pay, no work life balance, understaffed, lack of respect, stress.

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    July 2020
  • 8.5/10

    Assistant manager

    • Manages people
    • £21,500 per year, working a 48 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    Team

    Worst thing

    Hours

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    June 2020
  • 2.6/10

    Supervisor

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Two weeks notice of their shifts
    2. Minimum sick pay
    3. Tips aren’t shared fairly
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    June 2020
  • 6.6/10

    Delivery driver

    • £13.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No unpaid extra work
    2. Safe workplace
    3. No paid breaks
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    June 2020
  • 2.7/10

    Kitchen manager

    • Manages people
    • £8.80 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Tips aren’t shared fairly
    2. Minimum sick pay
    3. Working lots of extra hours

    Best thing

    Perks

    Worst thing

    Management and lack of resources to complete job propey. Lack of support

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    June 2020
  • 5.5/10

    Chef

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Good for people with caring responsiblities
    2. Doing unpaid extra work
    3. Two weeks notice of their shifts
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    June 2020
  • 6.1/10

    Manager

    • Manages people
    • £32,500 per year, working a 60 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Safe workplace
    3. Doing unpaid extra work
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    April 2020
  • 4.9/10

    General manager

    • Manages people
    • £33,300 per year, working a 60 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. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Hard to change shifts

    Best thing

    Meeting new people and working with my team

    Worst thing

    Hours

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    April 2020
  • 5.2/10

    Team leader

    • £8.20 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Working lots of extra hours
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress

    Best thing

    Most other staff and can set my hours as i need them

    Worst thing

    Certain managers not doing what they are payed to, not getting payed myself for doing the jobs they should be

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    April 2020
  • 4.4/10

    Chef

    • £9.37 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Doesn’t recommend their team
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
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    April 2020
  • 6.6/10

    Maintenance engineer

    • £15.00 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. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    Travelling,meeting different people

    Worst thing

    Unlocking toilets, urinals

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    March 2020
  • 6.8/10

    General manager

    • Manages people
    • £34,900 per year, working a 48 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Proper sick pay
    2. Easy to change shifts
    3. No paid breaks
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    March 2020
  • 5.2/10

    Supervisor

    • Manages people
    • £8.51 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Tips are shared fairly
    2. Minimum sick pay
    3. Doing unpaid extra work

    Best thing

    Customers

    Worst thing

    Manager

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    March 2020
  • 8.1/10

    General manager

    • Manages people
    • £29,500 per year, working a 48 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Proper sick pay
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. No paid breaks
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    March 2020
  • 1.0/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £8.80 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Hard to take holidays
    2. Hard to change shifts
    3. Managers change their shifts at short notice
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    March 2020
  • 4.0/10

    Housekeeper

    • £8.41 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. Don’t get proper breaks
    3. Doing unpaid extra work

    Best thing

    Colleagues

    Worst thing

    Public and management

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    March 2020
  • 7.0/10

    Events manager

    • £19,100 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. Proper sick pay
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    Creating special events for customers

    Worst thing

    Working weekends

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    March 2020
  • 3.8/10

    Chef

    • £8.20 per hour
    • 34–44 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
    3. Hard to change shifts

    Best thing

    The people i work with

    Worst thing

    The hours

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    March 2020
  • 6.8/10

    Front of house

    • £8.21 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Recommends their team
    3. Managers change their shifts at short notice
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    March 2020
  • 4.6/10

    Head chef

    • Manages people
    • £30,000 per year, working a 50 hour week
    • 34–44 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
    3. Hard to take holidays

    Worst thing

    long hourd

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    February 2020
  • 4.9/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £8.81 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Doesn’t recommend their team
    3. Managers change their shifts at short notice

    Best thing

    Helping guests enjoy themselves. Lots of things to keep me busy and moving around.

    Worst thing

    People who just want something for free.
    Drunken fools starting fights.

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    February 2020
  • 8.1/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £8.69 per hour
    • 34–44 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Paid breaks
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    Carer opportunities

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    February 2020
  • 1.6/10

    Duty manager

    • Manages people
    • £9.75 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers change their shifts at short notice
    2. Working lots of extra hours
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
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    February 2020
  • 5.2/10

    Chef

    • £6.15 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Tips are shared fairly
    2. Managers change their shifts at short notice
    3. Hard to change shifts
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    January 2020
  • 3.7/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £8.90 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Not enough training
    3. No paid breaks
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    December 2019
  • 1.6/10

    Waitress

    • £6.15 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Minimum sick pay
    2. Working lots of extra hours
    3. Bad for students
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    December 2019
  • 2.8/10

    Chef

    • £8.20 per hour
    • Under 18 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Stressed
    2. Managers change their shifts at short notice
    3. Bad for students

    Best thing

    The people I work with

    Worst thing

    Head office only care about money and labour leaving us understsffed

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    December 2019
  • 6.8/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £8.21 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Recommends their team
    3. Stressed
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    December 2019
  • 5.2/10

    Duty manager

    • Manages people
    • £8.86 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Hard to change shifts
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    November 2019
  • 7.6/10

    Chef

    • £9.50 per hour
    • 34–44 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Easy to change shifts
    3. Not enough training

    Best thing

    Good mangement

    Worst thing

    Refurbishment

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    November 2019
  • 7.0/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £9.00 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Good for people with caring responsiblities
    3. Minimum sick pay
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    November 2019
  • 6.5/10

    Front of house

    • £6.15 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Enough training
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    Money

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    November 2019
  • 4.8/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £10.24 per hour
    • 45–54 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Hard to take holidays

    Best thing

    Meeting people

    Worst thing

    Pay

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    October 2019
  • 1.0/10

    Supervisor

    • Manages people
    • £7.25 per hour
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Minimum sick pay
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Working lots of extra hours
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    October 2019
  • 2.8/10

    Head chef

    • Manages people
    • £8.84 per hour
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers change their shifts at short notice
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Less than a week’s notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    Togetherness of the kitchen team

    Worst thing

    Under paid, under appreciated

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    October 2019
  • 4.5/10

    Finance assistant

    • £9.72 per hour
    • 34–44 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team
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    October 2019
  • 5.5/10

    Kitchen chef

    • £8.60 per hour
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    hours flexible

    Worst thing

    not enought people , stress not enought money

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    October 2019
  • 3.4/10

    Head chef

    • Manages people
    • £9.11 per hour
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Tips aren’t shared fairly
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team
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    October 2019
  • 5.5/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £8.46 per hour
    • 55–64 years old

    What they say about their job

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

    Best thing

    Variety

    Worst thing

    Lack of staff

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    October 2019
  • 8.1/10

    General manager

    • Manages people
    • £32,000 per year, working a 53 hour week
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Treated with respect
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team

    Best thing

    Pay

    Worst thing

    Budget demands

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    October 2019
  • 4.5/10

    2nd chef

    • Manages people
    • £8.00 per hour
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Managers change their shifts at short notice

    Best thing

    The team

    Worst thing

    The pay

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    October 2019
  • 4.8/10

    Assistant manager

    • Manages people
    • £23,000 per year, working a 48 hour week
    • 45–54 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Proper sick pay
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team
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    October 2019
  • 5.2/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £8.46 per hour
    • 55–64 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Two weeks notice of their shifts
    3. Managers change their shifts at short notice

    Best thing

    Team, customer

    Worst thing

    Team, customer management

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    October 2019