Homebase

Breakroom Rating
based on 68 responses
5.6/10
  • UK
  • DIY and builders merchants
homebase.co.uk

Find out what jobs are really like at Homebase…

We’ve surveyed 68 current employees about their job at Homebase. They’ve told us their hourly pay rate, staff discount, and much more.

Hourly pay rates

Managers £8.96–9.82

From 17 hourly employees

Stores £7.70–9.00

From 45 hourly employees

  • People get paid every month

  • People get paid accurately and on time

    Excellent

Hours

  • This employer mostly uses part time and full time contracts

  • People work the same number of hours they’re contracted for

    Excellent
  • People don’t worry about getting enough hours

    Excellent
  • Most people don’t get 4 weeks notice of when they’re working

    Not great
  • Most managers change people’s shifts at short notice

    Not great
  • Most people get enough choice over which shifts they work

    Good
  • Most people find it hard to change shifts

    Not great

Benefits

  • Most people get paid breaks

    Good
  • Most people get proper sick pay

    Good
  • Most people find it hard to book holidays

    Not great

Workplace

  • People feel stressed here

    Bad
  • Only some people recommend working with their team

    Not great
  • Most people feel treated with respect by their managers

    Good
  • Most students say this is a good place to work if you’re studying

    Good
  • Most people say this is a good place to work if you care for a child or other relative

    Good
  • Most people get enough training when they start

    Good
  • Most people are given support to progress here

    Good
  • Most people feel well informed about how the company is doing

    Good
  • People think head office doesn’t understand what’s happening where they work

    Bad