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90 Home Bargains employees have had their jobs rated on Breakroom.

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  • 8.3/10

    Hgv driver

    • £46,400 per year, working a 44 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Safe workplace
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    Pay

    Worst thing

    Motorway closures

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    September 2020
  • 5.5/10

    Lead sales

    • £9.74 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Two weeks notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    The staff and some of the management

    Worst thing

    Unfair treatment from upper management. They don't treat all the staff the same and can cause a divide.

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    September 2020
  • 4.4/10

    Lead sales assistant

    • Manages people
    • £9.60 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Managers change their shifts at short notice
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    September 2020
  • 8.4/10

    Store assistant

    • £9.22 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Employer understands what’s happening on the ground
    2. Not working lots of extra hours
    3. Minimum sick pay
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    September 2020
  • 7.9/10

    Lead sales

    • Manages people
    • £9.60 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. No paid breaks
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    September 2020
  • 7.9/10

    Store assistant

    • £9.22 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Not stressed
    3. Working lots of extra hours

    Best thing

    The people i work with

    Worst thing

    Rude customers

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    September 2020
  • 8.0/10

    Team member

    • £9.23 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. Two weeks notice of their shifts
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    September 2020
  • 7.5/10

    Store assistant

    • £9.22 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to change shifts
    2. Enough training
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    the team

    Worst thing

    lazy people getting away with it

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    August 2020
  • 7.4/10

    Sales assistant

    • £9.22 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. Minimum sick pay
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    August 2020
  • 3.8/10

    Lead sales

    • Manages people
    • £9.60 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No unpaid extra work
    2. Minimum sick pay
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team

    Best thing

    Pay

    Worst thing

    Late shifts, weekend work, no team work

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    August 2020
  • 6.8/10

    Sales assistant

    • £6.86 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Good for students
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    good people working there

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    August 2020
  • 6.1/10

    Cashier

    • £9.22 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Safe workplace
    3. Two weeks notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    Colleagues

    Worst thing

    difficult customers

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    August 2020
  • 4.2/10

    Supervisor

    • Manages people
    • £21,000 per year, working a 46 hour week
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Two weeks notice of their shifts
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    August 2020
  • 5.2/10

    Customer assistant

    • £9.22 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Stressed
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    Good team, good enough pay, regular hours

    Worst thing

    Dealing with unrealistic expectations of staff, customers

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    August 2020
  • 8.2/10

    Store assistant

    • £9.22 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to change shifts
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. Two weeks notice of their shifts
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    August 2020
  • 6.8/10

    Sales assistant

    • £8.97 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Get proper breaks
    3. One week notice of their shifts
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    August 2020
  • 4.7/10

    Sales assistant

    • £9.21 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

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

    Worst thing

    Favouritism

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    August 2020
  • 4.7/10

    Supervisor

    • Manages people
    • £23,000 per year, working a 44 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Bad for people with caring responsibilities
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
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    August 2020
  • 3.1/10

    Sales assistant

    • £8.97 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No unpaid extra work
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Hard to take sick leave

    Best thing

    The colleagues minus management

    Worst thing

    The management

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    July 2020
  • 4.9/10

    Lead sales

    • Manages people
    • £9.60 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Minimum sick pay
    3. No paid breaks
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    July 2020
  • 4.9/10

    Store assistant

    • £9.22 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to change shifts
    2. Minimum sick pay
    3. Two weeks notice of their shifts
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    July 2020
  • 3.8/10

    Lead sales assistant

    • £9.60 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Hard to take holidays
    3. Working lots of extra hours

    Best thing

    great team members

    Worst thing

    a lot.of responsibility, not enough pay

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    July 2020
  • 5.5/10

    Store assistant

    • £7.55 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Working lots of extra hours
    3. Less than a week’s notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    the team members

    Worst thing

    lack of solid stable management

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    July 2020
  • 5.2/10

    Store assistant

    • £7.55 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Not treated with respect
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress

    Best thing

    Fill shift, goes quick

    Worst thing

    Having to serve rude customers

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    July 2020
  • 4.6/10

    Supervisor

    • Manages people
    • £22,900 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. Minimum sick pay
    3. Stressed
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    July 2020
  • 5.5/10

    Cashier

    • £9.22 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Hard to change shifts
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    Colleagues

    Worst thing

    Unsympathetic management who don’t follow up with how employees are dealing with things

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    July 2020
  • 5.8/10

    Sales assistant

    • £9.22 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. Stressed
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    People

    Worst thing

    Some members of management, pressure from management, not enough support at times

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    July 2020
  • 4.2/10

    Sales assistant

    • £7.55 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    Pay and benefits

    Worst thing

    Not valued and taken for granted

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    July 2020
  • 8.3/10

    Hgv 1 driver

    • £17.67 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    3. Minimum sick pay
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    July 2020
  • 5.9/10

    Checkout operator

    • £8.75 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Hard to take sick leave
    3. Minimum sick pay
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    July 2020
  • 4.9/10

    Cashier

    • £9.22 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    July 2020
  • 3.7/10

    Supervisor

    • Manages people
    • £21,000 per year, working a 45 hour week
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Not enough training
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    Bonuses if we hit targets and the fact having supervisor on my CV at 20 looks good.

    Worst thing

    Hours aren’t the best, corporate don’t give a rats arse about us, staff are hit or miss, take a lot of flack and don’t get enough in return for it

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    June 2020
  • 7.6/10

    Sales assistant

    • £9.22 per hour
    • 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. Safe workplace
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    The team I work with

    Worst thing

    Not worth progressing

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    June 2020
  • 8.1/10

    Store manager

    • Manages people
    • £32,000 per year, working a 44 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. Recommends their team
    3. Minimum sick pay
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    June 2020
  • 6.8/10

    Sales assistant

    • £8.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Not stressed
    3. Managers change their shifts at short notice

    Best thing

    Manager

    Worst thing

    Wage

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    June 2020
  • 7.0/10

    Shop assistant

    • £9.22 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Employer understands what’s happening on the ground
    2. Treated with respect
    3. Minimum sick pay
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    June 2020
  • 5.8/10

    Sales assistant

    • £9.22 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Managers change their shifts at short notice
    3. No paid breaks
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    June 2020
  • 2.6/10

    Goods in

    • £12.91 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Minimum sick pay
    2. Doesn’t recommend their team
    3. Hard to change shifts
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    May 2020
  • 3.8/10

    Hgv

    • £17.76 per hour
    • 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. Hard to change shifts
    3. No paid breaks
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    May 2020
  • 6.4/10

    Shop assistant

    • £9.22 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    3. No paid breaks
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    April 2020
  • 3.7/10

    Store assistant

    • £9.22 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. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Stressed
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    April 2020
  • 6.3/10

    Store Assistant

    • £7.55 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No unpaid extra work
    2. Treated with respect
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    Flexibility

    Worst thing

    Pay

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    April 2020
  • 9.2/10

    Maintence engineer

    • £34,500 per year, working a 39 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Recommends their team
    3. Easy to take sick leave

    Best thing

    Working hours training home life and salary

    Worst thing

    Nothing really

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    March 2020
  • 6.3/10

    Customer Assistant

    • £6.85 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Good for students
    2. Get proper breaks
    3. Minimum sick pay
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    March 2020
  • 5.5/10

    Floor staff

    • £6.80 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. Managers change their shifts at short notice
    3. Two weeks notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    The staff

    Worst thing

    The customers

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    March 2020
  • 4.6/10

    Store asst

    • £8.38 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    People I work with

    Worst thing

    Management and rotas

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    March 2020
  • 6.5/10

    warehouse Operative

    • £10.10 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Not working lots of extra hours
    3. Less than a week’s notice of their shifts
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    March 2020
  • 1.6/10

    Sales Assistant

    • £8.11 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers change their shifts at short notice
    2. Working lots of extra hours
    3. One week notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    The people I work with

    Worst thing

    No overtime, shady contracts, poor pay

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    March 2020
  • 4.0/10

    Sales assistant

    • £8.15 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Managers change their shifts at short notice
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    March 2020
  • 6.0/10

    Store Assistant

    • £7.70 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Employer understands what’s happening on the ground
    2. No unpaid extra work
    3. Working lots of extra hours

    Best thing

    Working part time and getting paid decently.

    Worst thing

    Lots of stress on delivery. Sometimes we are too understaffed or over staffed.

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    March 2020