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Hobbycraft job reviews

26 Hobbycraft employees have had their jobs rated on Breakroom.

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  • 5.0/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £10.30 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Doesn’t recommend their team
    3. No paid breaks
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    May 2020
  • 10.0/10

    Loss prevention manager

    • Manages people
    • £43,000 per year, working a 50 hour week
    • 34–44 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Paid accurately
    3. Paid breaks
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    October 2019
  • 4.2/10

    Sales assistant

    • £8.70 per hour
    • 18–20 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    I get to make things

    Worst thing

    We’re understaffed

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    October 2019
  • 4.6/10

    General assistant

    • £8.30 per hour
    • 55–64 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Doesn’t recommend their team
    3. Hard to change shifts

    Best thing

    The products

    Worst thing

    Shoplifters

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    October 2019
  • 5.2/10

    Warehouse operative

    • £8.38 per hour
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Not enough training
    3. Hard to change shifts

    Best thing

    The people

    Worst thing

    Wage and management

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    October 2019
  • 3.8/10

    Administrator

    • £8.95 per hour
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    When I can finish everything what I wanted to do in time.

    Worst thing

    When my managers are not understandable

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    October 2019
  • 4.6/10

    General assistant

    • £8.10 per hour
    • 18–20 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to change shifts
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    Discounts

    Worst thing

    Lack of communication

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    October 2019
  • 2.8/10

    Colleague

    • £7.80 per hour
    • 21–24 years old

    What they say about their job

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

    Best thing

    Working in an area I’m passionate about

    Worst thing

    Lack of respect from head office and my manager

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    October 2019
  • 8.7/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £9.10 per hour
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Not stressed
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    Colleagues and getting to craft and get paid for it

    Worst thing

    Rude customers

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    October 2019
  • 4.8/10

    Warehouse operative

    • £8.00 per hour
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to change shifts
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    Am working 4 hours

    Worst thing

    Money

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    October 2019
  • 7.8/10

    General assistant

    • £8.40 per hour
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Not working lots of extra hours
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    The team I work with and staff discount.

    Worst thing

    Minimum staffing hours. Not enough hours to give to cover busy trading periods.

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    October 2019
  • 8.1/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £9.10 per hour
    • 45–54 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Recommends their team
    3. Minimum sick pay
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    October 2019
  • 6.5/10

    Sales assistant

    • £8.70 per hour
    • 18–20 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Treated with respect
    3. Three weeks notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    I love the people who I work with. Really chilled environment

    Worst thing

    Wish I had more hours

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    October 2019
  • 5.5/10

    General assistant

    • £7.80 per hour
    • 18–20 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Not enough training
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    Coworkers

    Worst thing

    Customers

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    October 2019
  • 2.3/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £9.10 per hour
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    2. Minimum sick pay
    3. Stressed
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    October 2019
  • 4.8/10

    Colleague

    • £7.80 per hour
    • 21–24 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
    3. Managers change their shifts at short notice

    Best thing

    The discount

    Worst thing

    The customers and the way they treat you.

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    October 2019
  • 9.3/10

    Sales assistant

    • £8.30 per hour
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. Not working lots of extra hours
    3. Easy to take holidays

    Best thing

    Crafting

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    October 2019
  • 3.1/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £9.16 per hour
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Hard to take holidays
    3. No paid breaks

    Worst thing

    Stress

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    October 2019
  • 7.9/10

    General assistant

    • £8.10 per hour
    • 21–24 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    Pay and perks.

    Worst thing

    Pressure on getting sign ups for store loyalty cards and customer surveys.

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    October 2019
  • 8.2/10

    General assistant

    • £8.30 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. Three weeks notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    Good work team

    Worst thing

    Working nights

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    October 2019
  • 8.7/10

    Sales assistant

    • £8.30 per hour
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Proper sick pay
    2. Not stressed
    3. Two weeks notice of their shifts
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    October 2019
  • 6.3/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £9.10 per hour
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Enough training
    3. No paid breaks
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    October 2019
  • 6.5/10

    General assistant

    • £7.80 per hour
    • 18–20 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Good for people with caring responsiblities
    3. Managers change their shifts at short notice

    Best thing

    The environment and the team I work with

    Worst thing

    The customers and the pay

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    October 2019