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83 Greene King employees have had their jobs rated on Breakroom.

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  • 7.2/10

    Front of house

    • £8.72 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Easy to change shifts
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    The people

    Worst thing

    Hourly wage

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    October 2020
  • 5.5/10

    Assistant manager

    • Manages people
    • £21,000 per year, working a 35 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Managers change their shifts at short notice
    3. Stressed
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    September 2020
  • 5.8/10

    Waitress

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
    3. Three weeks notice of their shifts
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    September 2020
  • 6.1/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £8.90 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Recommends their team
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    Team work
    Customer interactions
    Job satisfaction

    Worst thing

    Long hours
    Unsociable working hours

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    September 2020
  • 2.7/10

    Line chef

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Doing unpaid extra work
    2. Doesn’t recommend their team
    3. Don’t get proper breaks

    Best thing

    Some of the people I work with

    Worst thing

    Most of it

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    August 2020
  • 6.8/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £9.00 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Get proper breaks
    3. Stressed
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    August 2020
  • 2.1/10

    Duty manager

    • Manages people
    • £8.70 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Working lots of extra hours
    2. Doesn’t recommend their team
    3. Unsafe workplace
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    August 2020
  • 4.5/10

    Manager

    • Manages people
    • £30,000 per year, working a 48 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take sick leave
    2. Not treated with respect
    3. Doing unpaid extra work

    Best thing

    near home
    Decent pay

    Worst thing

    No support

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    August 2020
  • 2.8/10

    Receptionist

    • Manages people
    • £9.25 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Two weeks notice of their shifts
    2. Not enough training
    3. Doing unpaid extra work

    Best thing

    Workmates

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    August 2020
  • 4.0/10

    Housekeeper

    • £8.21 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Bad for people with caring responsibilities

    Best thing

    friends

    Worst thing

    the job role

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    August 2020
  • 4.0/10

    Assistant manager

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    people

    Worst thing

    pay

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    August 2020
  • 1.6/10

    House keeper

    • £8.72 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Hard to change shifts
    2. Hard to take holidays
    3. Unsafe workplace

    Best thing

    Home time and payday

    Worst thing

    Too much work for the hours given and heavy lifting

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    August 2020
  • 1.5/10

    Assistant manager

    • Manages people
    • £24,000 per year, working a 65 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Less than a week’s notice of their shifts
    2. Hard to take sick leave
    3. Hard to take holidays

    Best thing

    Quitting

    Worst thing

    Too much to list

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    August 2020
  • 7.0/10

    Team leader

    • £9.50 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. Enough training
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    meeting people

    Worst thing

    Late hours

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    August 2020
  • 2.2/10

    Team player

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
    2. Managers change their shifts at short notice
    3. Doing unpaid extra work
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    August 2020
  • 4.2/10

    Cook/chef

    • £8.50 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No unpaid extra work
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    You get to know new people and learn the basics of a kitchen environment.

    Worst thing

    People with not enough skills to do the job.
    Some other GM in the company are rude people.
    Very low pay compared to other cook/chef jobs.

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    August 2020
  • 7.4/10

    Cleaner

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    3. One week notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    Work mates

    Worst thing

    Dirty customers

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    August 2020
  • 7.2/10

    Supervisor

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Tips are shared fairly
    3. Don’t get proper breaks
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    August 2020
  • 7.4/10

    General manager

    • Manages people
    • £33,000 per year, working a 50 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. Good for people with caring responsiblities
    3. Three weeks notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    The team

    Worst thing

    New Covid regulations

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    August 2020
  • 7.4/10

    Team leader

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

    What they say about their job

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

    Worst thing

    Not having set hours every week

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    August 2020
  • 4.2/10

    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. Proper sick pay
    2. Hard to take sick leave
    3. Hard to take holidays

    Best thing

    Job security

    Worst thing

    Hours

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    July 2020
  • 6.6/10

    Team leader

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Easy to take sick leave
    3. Working lots of extra hours
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    July 2020
  • 4.4/10

    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. Treated with respect
    2. Hard to take holidays
    3. Hard to take sick leave

    Best thing

    team

    Worst thing

    long days little pay

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    July 2020
  • 8.6/10

    Head barman

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Get proper breaks
    3. Minimum sick pay
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    July 2020
  • 4.0/10

    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. Don’t get proper breaks
    3. Stressed

    Worst thing

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

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    July 2020
  • 4.3/10

    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. Safe workplace
    2. Hard to change shifts
    3. Three weeks notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    The people

    Worst thing

    The condisendance and put downs

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    July 2020
  • 1.5/10

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

    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
  • 8.6/10

    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. Recommends their team
    2. Employer understands what’s happening on the ground
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    Team

    Worst thing

    Hours

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    June 2020
  • 3.0/10

    Supervisor

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Unsafe workplace
    3. Two weeks notice of their shifts
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    June 2020
  • 6.3/10

    Delivery driver

    • £13.00 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. Safe workplace
    3. Working lots of extra hours
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    June 2020
  • 2.6/10

    Kitchen manager

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Minimum sick pay
    2. Two weeks notice of their shifts
    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
  • 5.8/10

    Chef

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. Not treated with respect
    3. Doing unpaid extra work
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    June 2020
  • 6.5/10

    Manager

    • Manages people
    • £28,000 per year, working a 50 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Treated with respect
    3. Stressed
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    June 2020
  • 6.4/10

    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. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. Doing unpaid extra work
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    April 2020
  • 4.7/10

    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. Good for people with caring responsiblities
    2. Hard to take sick leave
    3. Doing unpaid extra work

    Best thing

    Meeting new people and working with my team

    Worst thing

    Hours

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    April 2020
  • 5.5/10

    Team leader

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Working lots of extra hours
    3. Doing unpaid extra work

    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
  • 4.2/10

    Chef

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Minimum sick pay
    3. No paid breaks
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    April 2020
  • 5.5/10

    Chef

    • £8.21 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take sick leave
    2. Minimum sick pay
    3. Stressed
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    April 2020
  • 6.8/10

    Maintenance engineer

    • £15.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Recommends their team
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress

    Best thing

    Travelling,meeting different people

    Worst thing

    Unlocking toilets, urinals

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    March 2020
  • 6.4/10

    HGV driver

    • £33,000 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. Recommends their team
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    March 2020
  • 7.0/10

    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. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Easy to change shifts
    3. Three weeks notice of their shifts
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    March 2020
  • 5.8/10

    Supervisor

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    2. Doing unpaid extra work
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    Customers

    Worst thing

    Manager

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    March 2020
  • 8.2/10

    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. Easy to take holidays
    2. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    3. Two weeks notice of their shifts
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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. Doing unpaid extra work
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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
  • 7.2/10

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

    Best thing

    Creating special events for customers

    Worst thing

    Working weekends

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    March 2020
  • 4.2/10

    Chef

    • £8.20 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. No paid breaks
    3. Hard to change shifts

    Best thing

    The people i work with

    Worst thing

    The hours

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    March 2020
  • 6.6/10

    Front of house

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Good for people with caring responsiblities
    2. Not stressed
    3. Tips aren’t shared fairly
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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
  • 4.6/10

    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