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Home Bargains

Breakroom Rating
based on 47 job reviews
5.1/10
  • UK
  • Retailers
homebargains.co.uk

Home Bargains job reviews

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47 Home Bargains employees have compared their jobs on Breakroom. Find out what they say about pay, hours, shifts and more.

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  • 9.1/10

    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. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. No unpaid extra work
    3. Safe workplace

    Best thing

    Working hours training home life and salary

    Worst thing

    Nothing really

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    March 2020
  • 6.6/10

    Customer Assistant

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Good for students
    3. No paid breaks
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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
  • 4.2/10

    Sales assistant

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Less than a week’s notice of their shifts
    3. Stressed
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    March 2020
  • 5.8/10

    Store Assistant

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Stressed
    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
  • 4.6/10

    Sales assistant

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Three weeks notice of their shifts
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    Customers

    Worst thing

    Manager

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    March 2020
  • 5.2/10

    Customer assistant

    • £8.16 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Doesn’t recommend their team
    3. Three weeks notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    Semi flexible hours

    Worst thing

    Poor management

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    March 2020
  • 8.3/10

    Lead Sales

    • £8.73 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Enough training
    3. Minimum sick pay
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    March 2020
  • 5.2/10

    Sales assistant

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

    What they say about their job

    1. No unpaid extra work
    2. Working lots of extra hours
    3. Two weeks notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    Staff members

    Worst thing

    Pay
    Customers
    Store manager

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    March 2020
  • 6.1/10

    Store assistant

    • £6.82 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Employer understands what’s happening on the ground
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. Don’t get proper breaks

    Worst thing

    Bad pay, boring job, inconsistent finishing time and more

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    March 2020
  • 5.8/10

    Manager

    • Manages people
    • £12.00 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to change shifts
    2. Don’t get proper breaks
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
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    March 2020
  • 3.6/10

    Sales assistant

    • £8.38 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Hard to change shifts
    3. Managers change their shifts at short notice
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    February 2020
  • 4.0/10

    Sales assistant

    • £8.38 per hour
    • 55–64 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Stressed
    3. No paid breaks

    Worst thing

    People

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    February 2020
  • 5.1/10

    Store assistant

    • £8.38 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Stressed
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    Do my work and just go home no worries

    Worst thing

    Managers don’t want to listen and just brush things off

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    February 2020
  • 4.5/10

    Store assistant

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Managers change their shifts at short notice

    Best thing

    Work people

    Worst thing

    No respect from some managers

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    February 2020
  • 4.5/10

    Store assistant

    • £8.32 per hour
    • 55–64 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

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

    Best thing

    The people I work with

    Worst thing

    Not enough hours

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    February 2020
  • 4.9/10

    Store operative

    • £8.38 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    Day shifts

    Worst thing

    Early shifts starting at 7

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    February 2020